Ongava is a comfortable camp, accommodating guests in eight canvas tents that includes one family unit. The tents are set on a raised deck with double doors and gravel walkways. Each tent includes open plan en-suite facilities of a flush WC, basin and indoor and outdoor shower; ceiling fan, easy chair, tea and coffee facilities and private verandas.
The main area is built of stone, canvas and thatch and fronts the much frequented waterhole; watching wildlife coming to drink from here or from the swimming pool is a favourite pastime. There is a bar, dining area and open deck, library corner, computer station with WiFi access, adapter and charging facilities and curio corner.
Meru style canvas tents
8 including 1 family unit
Open all year
Activities at Ongava Tented Camp include day and night nature drives within the Ongava Reserve; half day and full day game drives into Etosha National Park (access is through the Andersson’s Gate a short drive away); guided walks, birding and black and white rhino spotting within Ongava Reserve. Ongava holds one of the largest rhino custodianships for the Namibian government in the country and is one of the few private game reserves in southern Africa where guests can see both black and white rhino.