Accommodation in Namaqua National Park

National Park/Reserve - Self Catering
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Namaqua National Park

Namaqualand has a reputation for its brilliant colours from the wild flower displays in Spring. Namaqua National Park preserves this unforgettable picture with its valleys filled with spring flowers.

During early August and September, dry valleys of Namaqualand are transformed into a beautiful wonderland with wildflowers. Namaqualand is home to the richest bulb flora of any arid region in the world and more than a 1 000 of its estimated 3 500 plant species are found nowhere else on earth.

The Namaqua National Park is situated near Kamieskroon . Skilpad Rest Camp provides 4 chalets

Room Description at :

Chalet (CH2/4)(CH2/4Z accessible to the mobility challenged)
- Base rate 2 people - Max 4 people
- 1 bedroom with 2 single beds
- 3/4 Sleeper Couch suitable for 1adult / 2 Children
- Airconditioned bedroom
- Ceiling Fan
- Enclosed veranda with dining area - Indoor fireplace, braai area outside - PROVIDE OWN FIREWOOD
- Open plan lounge / kitchen area
- 220V Electricity
- Wc and shower
- Limited road network for sedan vehicles - No shop, restaurant or filling station in Park

Inclusions / Exclusions

Rates Include:
Accommodation

Rates Exclude:
Optional excursions

Extra information

Climate
Namaqualand falls within the winter rainfall region of South Africa. The highest rainfall period is between June to August. Average winter temperatures vary between 7 degrees and 19 degrees Celsius, while summer temperatures vary between 20 degrees and 32 degrees Celsius.

Day visitors
Account for all current visitors to the park.

Gate Times
08:00 to 17:00.

Take Note
- Pets are not allowed in a National Park.
- Vehicle fuel is available in all parks (or is available on the park periphery)
- South African legislation stipulates that fuel stations are only allowed to accept legitimate petrol / fuel / garage cards or cash as a form of payment for any fuel purchase. (Unfortunately no credit cards will be accepted as payment for fuel at any fuel stations.)
- Vehicle repairs, post office and police services are available at Kamieskroon.
- It is an offence to pick flowers or to remove plants or any other material from the park.
- There are limited toilet facilities in the park.
- Medical services only in Springbok, which is 67 km away.

Wheelchair Access 
There is one chalet equipped for the mobility challenged. 

Daily Conservation Fees for 1 November 2014 to 31 October 2015

Members of SANParks’ loyalty programme WILD do not pay conservation fees provided that proof of Identity and their WILD card are shown on arrival

South African Citizens and Residents (with ID) .......... R32,00 per adult / R16,00 per child, per day

SADC Nationals (with passport) ................................... R64,00 per adult / R32,00 per child, per day

Standard Conservation Fee (Foreign Visitors) ............. R64,00 per adult / R32,00 per child, per day


Daily Conservation Fees for 1 November 2015 to 31 October 2016

Members of SANParks’ loyalty programme WILD do not pay conservation fees provided that proof of Identity and their WILD card are shown on arrival

South African Citizens and Residents (with ID) .......... R32,00 per adult / R16,00 per child, per day

SADC Nationals (with passport) ................................... R64,00 per adult / R32,00 per child, per day

Standard Conservation Fee (Foreign Visitors) ............. R64,00 per adult / R32,00 per child, per day