Canyon Roadhouse

Reviews of Canyon Roadhouse

Good(88%) From 24 travellers
Excellent
11
Good
12
Average
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Poor
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Terrible
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Below are independent comments from 24 of our travellers who have visited Canyon Roadhouse, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
Mr N & Mrs J - Namibia in February
Arrived on: 3-Feb-2016 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Excellent
Excellent

didn't stay here - changed to Canyon Lodge

Changed to Canyon Lodge ( had to pay quite a bit more ) as didn't think 2.5 days at the Roadhouse would be fun ( pool cloudy and no other activities).

Canyon Lodge proved to be excellent in every way.

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Mr S & Mrs G - Malaga
Arrived on: 20-Jan-2016 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Average
Average
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Average
Average
Service:
Average
Average
Food:
Average
Average
Activities:
Average
Average
Facilities:
Average
Average

Pleasant place

It is a bit different with old vehicles littered around the place which is a bit wacky. The food was OK rather than good, but some very nice aloes in the garden and we saw a lovely sunset sitting out on the terrace. We needed our 4WD the next day as there was heavy rain and a stream turned into a biggish river coming back from the Canyon.

We had lunch at another lodge nearby which we preferred.

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Taylor family holiday - a month in Namibia
Arrived on: 30-Jun-2014 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Good
Good
Food:
Good
Good
Facilities:
Good
Good

Canyon Roadhouse review

A quirky place to stay.

As themed roadhouses go this one gets it just about right. Could so easily tip over into being tacky but doesn't. It is instead a fun, lively place to stay. Our room was in one of the innner courtyards and was perfectly cool, clean and comfortable. It was within easy striking distance of the Fish River Canyon, which is about the only thing of note in the area.

Food was lovely and the bar was reasonably priced.

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Mr & Mrs D - Bristol
Arrived on: 9-Jun-2014 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Good
Good
Food:
Good
Good

Canyon Roadhouse review

What an amazing hotel! We were delighted by the quirky surroundings. Eating dinner surrounded by vintage vehicles is a very interesting experience. The room was good with an air conditioning units which doubled as a heater once we got the hang of it. Comfortable beds and very friendly and helpful staff. The food was served hot and there was an interesting variety on the menu. It was easy to navigate our way to Fish River Canyon from the hotel.

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Mr D & Ms E - Hertfordshire
Arrived on: 15-May-2014 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Excellent
Excellent
Location:
Excellent
Excellent
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Excellent
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Excellent
Facilities:
Good
Good

Great stay at Canyon Roadhouse

Excellent stay, good location, service in the restaurant was very good and the food excellent.

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Mr M & Ms O from Kidderminster
Arrived on: 4-Mar-2014 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Excellent
Excellent
Location:
Excellent
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Excellent

Pandoras Box

Stunning place, like no where else in the world. A must have stop off if you are travelling in Southern Namibia.

Lovely staff, great breakfast, love the toilets - make sure you open Pandoras box!!!

Pool is gorgeous and accommodation is lovely!

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Ms G and Mr M from Spain
Arrived on: 25-Oct-2013 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Excellent
Excellent
Rooms:
Average
Average
Service:
Good
Good
Food:
Average
Average

Interesting place, very well located.

It deserves a stop; the decoration is unique. Very well located to visit the Fish River Canyon.

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Mr G party of four - Norway
Arrived on: 22-Oct-2013 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Good
Good
Food:
Good
Good

Canon Roadhouse review

We had 2 nights there during our trip around Fish River Canyon.

All in all good service, but they were a bit surprised when we arrived and showed them our vouchers.
A nice spot in the middle of nowhere, with a beatiful view from top of the hill only a short walk from the lodge.
We did see some Oryx and Springboks on the plains.

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Mr M & Ms H - 5th visit to Namibia
Arrived on: 5-Sep-2013 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Excellent
Excellent
Location:
Excellent
Excellent
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Good
Good
Food:
Excellent
Excellent
Activities:
Good
Good
Facilities:
Excellent
Excellent

Canon Roadhouse

We had three nights here to explore the Fish River area. It is a quirky place to stay with all the old vehicles inside and outside!

The staff were helpful, most especially Arvid, who helped to try and sort out a problem with our wheel rim, which had been damaged prior to our picking it up. But had been impossible to spot at the time of delivery as it was not visible until the tyre was flat and the wheel taken off!

We enjoyed our stay here and the food was very good. We also did a self guided walk here which was well marked out.

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Mr & Mrs R from Bristol
Arrived on: 27-Jul-2013 Stayed for: 2 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Average
Average
Service:
Excellent
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Excellent
Facilities:
Average
Average

Quirky place to stay!

Weather very cold once the sun went down!

Bathroom freezing!

Lovely meals both nights and enjoyed chatting to the staff.

Had to buy a fleece in the shop to combat the cold!

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