Madisa Camp- Southern Damaraland Accommodation
Ideal for the traveler who wishes to camp comfortably without compromising the experience of exclusivity in this vast and magnificent area of Damaraland Namibia.
From ZAR 150pppn
Full rate details below
The camp is hidden between amazing rock formations which are scattered with Bushman Paintings and has privy to an ancient Desert Elephant route that often gets visited by these beautiful giants.
Madisa is a good base camp to explore from as there are very interesting sites in the area such as Twyfelfontein, Brandberg, the Petrified Forest and much more these are all a easy drive and after a day of exploring what better to finish with a swim and enjoy your campsite under a blanket of stars.
The swimming pool and bar area are very welcoming after a long day and give you a chance to rejuvenate and enjoy your surroundings. It’s also nice to meet fellow travelers and share tails around a communal camp fire at night while the sky puts on a breath taking show of stars.
MADISA CAMP SITES
Madisa offers 9 private camp sites all with their own ablution facilities.
These sites are spacious and are situated on the river bed with a low stone wall around . Each site has a braai area which doubles up as a donkey geyser for hot water. It’s a lovely atmosphere to kick back relax around a fire and listen to the nocturnal sounds of the bush. Madisa is also a fantastic place for star gazing, the nights are brilliantly clear.
The swimming pool and bar area are tucked away at the foot of the spectacular granite koppie providing a great setting. They have also built the elephants a drinking trough which can be viewed from on top of the koppie.
MADISA SAFARI TENTS
Madisa Safari Tents are self catering tents built cleverly and as eco friendly as possible around our scenic boulder formations each with their own en suite rock bathroom consisting of a basin, shower and toilet.
The tents sleep a max of two people and offer twin beds or a double bed this should be confirmed in your booking.
All linen is provided in these comfortable Safari Tents allowing for a good nights rest after falling asleep to the sounds of the oldest desert.
There is a braai area for your use, please bring your own equipment along. Hot water is available at night (solar system) and there are paraffin/solar lighting in the tent and bathroom area
Please note Madisa is a Self Catering Camp.
Activities available at Madisa Camp
ELEPHANT TRACKING - ZAR 1,200 per person (min 2 pax)
This is a full day’s activity depending on how far away the elephants are. It’s an amazing experience going out with a guide and tracking and learning how to read the bush to find these gentle giants in their unique environment.
GUIDED VILLAGE WALK - ZAR 200 per person
This is an interesting few hours on foot learning about the local culture and spending some time with them in their environment.
SUNDOWNER WALK - ZAR 180 per person
This is a short walk around the huge Granite Bolder with a guide sharing some facts with you and ending with a refreshing sundowner overlooking Damaraland.
SCENIC DRIVE & SUNDOWNER - ZAR 450 per person ( min 4 pax)
This Drive leaves from camp and meanders around the surrounding areas where sightings of the Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra and other game can be spotted.
Other self-drive activities to Twyfelfontein (Organ pipes and Burnt Mountain) are also very enjoyable or if you would prefer to just relax, make use of the swimming pool and enjoy the camp feel free to do so.
All rates are inclusive of VAT and in South African Rand (ZAR) .
Accommodation rates are per person per night sharing.
Single Supplement: Applies all year
Child rate applies when sharing with 2 paying adults.
Children under 4 yrs are FREE
Breakfast can be prebooked for ZAR 65 per person