Okaukuejo Camp

Okaukuejo Camp

Rooms
104 units
Traveller's rating
Good (85%) From 448 reviews
Children
Best for 8+
Open
All year

Okaukuejo Camp (formerly known as Okakwiju), meaning a woman who bore a child each year, stands at the western end of the famous Etosha Pan, about a half-hour drive from the Andersson Gate, the southern entrance into Etosha National Park. Although a larger camp than most we feature, it is a popular choice due to its well-established waterhole, which attracts a variety of game in large numbers.

Our view of Okaukuejo Camp

As a large, formerly government-run camp, Okaukuejo still has rather a corporate feel and does not reach the same standards as the smaller, private camps outside the park. However, its excellent waterhole and convenient location inside the park make it well worth consideration, and its prices are reasonable.

Finding space at Okaukuejo

The fantastic waterhole makes Okaukuejo a very popular choice for travellers to Etosha, and it can get very booked up, especially from July to October. Expert Africa holds several rooms throughout this period – usually two-person chalets – reserving them for travellers who visit Okaukuejo as part of a fly-drive holiday with us. This means that sometimes we have space, even when the camp will tell you that they are 'full'. Take a look at Okaukuejo's live availability page for more information – and remember that these rooms are only for travellers who book their whole fly-drive itinerary with us.

Okaukuejo Camp: Traveller ratings

Good(85%) From 448 travellers
Excellent
177
Good
208
Average
52
Poor
10
Terrible
1

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Good Good
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23-Jul to 8-Aug 15
Good Good
A brilliant water hole
26-Jul to 7-Aug 15
Excellent Excellent
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16-Jul to 31-Jul 15
Excellent Excellent
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3-Jun to 25-Jun 15
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