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Augrabies Falls National Park

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Address: Augrabies Falls National Park, South Africa
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+27 54 452 9200

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Camping at Augrabies

Great campsite and amazing views. Nice clean ablutions and an added benefit of a well stocked shop. Lots of swimming pools which is a huge relief in the heat!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Tracey S
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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36 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great campsite and amazing views. Nice clean ablutions and an added benefit of a well stocked shop. Lots of swimming pools which is a huge relief in the heat!

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Thank Tracey S
Volketswil, Switzerland
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92 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When we visited, the falls there was not much water falling due to the dry period. However, we found this NP very interesting. We made a tour with the car and were amazed about the beautiful nature. The landscapes varies a lot and there are very nice spot for stunning views. We also some quit some wild animals’ incl. the... More 

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Thank KaBaKo
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Falls was beautiful, but nobody ever speaks about the parks' other amazing scenery! Ararat view point and the Echo Corner simply took my breath away! The landscape in the park is very diverse... desert areas that changes to black rocky hills to massive gauges then almost savanna like areas... was pleasanlty suprised! Huts were really neat and clean, would... More 

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Thank Louelle R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family enjoyed the time we spent at this establishment, the drive in the park was awesome seeing animals. We also dined in the restaurant, the food was excellent and the staff was friendly and very helpful.

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Thank Zanele B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Rundown accommodation, Rundown Main reception/restaurant area. Its a good place to go and do as little as possible. One cannot complain about the views and the reserve its self.

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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273 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ended our holiday in the Arid regions of South Africa at the Falls. The park is well run and well kept. The water flow was very low as it was in the dry season, but still very good. Park facilities are excellent. Well maintained chalets and very welcoming swimming pools. We also took a drive out to some of... More 

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Thank Niel G
Pretoria, South Africa
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35 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used the park to sleep over from our trip to the fish river canyon and were booked into one of the newer chalets with a view in the direction of the waterfall and were impressed with the good and clean facilities. The on site restaurant was good and we enjoyed dinner and breakfast there.

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Thank SACas50
Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An oasis in an area of drought; excellent room, delightful birdlife flitting around, cooling and welcoming pool and food good without being great. All in all a cut above what you might expect in an area far removed from almost everywhere - except Augrabies Falls!

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Thank Jon Q
Volketswil, Switzerland
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99 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

In November you can’t expect a lot of water, so it was not too spectacular. We recommend visiting not only the Falls but also the park. The landscape is very special and dry. We met just one care! We only saw the footprints of the Leopard, so be careful, he is there. You can walk down to the Orange river!

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Thank Andreas B
Somerset West, South Africa
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136 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Apart from the 40 degree heat the Falls were worth visiting they are most impressive. There is quite a long walk to the actual falls. The searing heat made the walk a little difficult. But definitely worth the effort.

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