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Self-catering Twee Rivieren Rest Camp Self-Catering

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Located in South Africa :: Northern Cape (Kgalagadi) :: Tweerivieren
Category: Lodging :: Self-catering

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Description [ correction ]

This is the largest Camp in the Kgalagadi Park and a very popular tourist destination. It is situated on the banks of the Dry Nossob Riverbed.

They have fully equipped cottages and chalets with various bedroom options, single beds, double sleeper couches (not suitable for adults) etc.

Kitchens includes 2 plate stove with fridge and freezer. The units are open plan, with the kitchen and sleeping area combined and a seperate shower and toilet.

Internal roads not suitable for Sedan Vehicles.

This is the only camp in the Park with 24 hrs electricity and cell phone reception.

Due to this being a popular campsite, it is advisable to make a reservation. (Sept-17).

Contact [ correction ]
Address : At Twee Rivieren, Northern Cape, South Africa
Contact : Kgalagadi Reception
Contact 2 : SANParks Reservations
Tel : +27(0)12 428 9111
Tel2 : +27(0)21 552 0008
Direct : +27(0)54 561 2058
Fax : +27(0)12 343 0905
Email : Click Here
Website : Click Here
Cellphone Reception : Intermittent

Directions [ correction ]

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Time Information [ correction ]
Reception Opening and Closing Times : Office Hours: 07:30 to sundown

Rates and Payment [ correction ]
Rates Quoted : Per Unit
Base Currency : ZAR
Minimum Rate : 1110.00
Maximum Rate : 1750.00
Updated for : 2017
Comments : Park Entry Fees: Locals ZAR76pp/pd; SADC Nationals ZAR152pp/pd;International: ZAR304pp/pd. (Rate Info Updated Sept-17).
Payment Methods Accepted : Cash, Credit Card, Electronic Funds Transfer

General Information [ correction ]
Languages spoken : English, Afrikaans
Pre-Booking : Non-Essential

Facilities [ correction ]
Accommodation (Self-catering chalets), Camping, Conference Facilities, Child Friendly, Landing Strip, Public Telephone, Fuel Station, Restaurant, Swimming Pool, Shop (Books and souveniers)
Other Facilities : Information centre.

Camping Facilities [ correction ]
Number of Sites :   30
Facilities :   Power Points, Shaded Sites
Shower Facilities :   Hot and Cold Showers

Activities [ correction ]
Game Viewing, Game Drives, Night Drives, 4WD Trails, Picnics, Guided Walks, Swimming, Bird Watching, Photography
Notes on Activities: (Some activities may be offered nearby).

Travelling Information [ correction ]
Closest Main Route : R360
Closest Town : Twee Rivieren

Self Drive Access: Yes
Vehicle Type: 2X4WD

ACCESS:
Access to the Park from South Africa is at the Tweerivieren Gate. Passports are not required for entry, unless departure is planned through a different gate into another country.

The main Reception is at Twee Rivieren and you have to check in here regardless of whether you are staying at the camp or not.

FUEL:
The filling station at the camp sells premium and unleaded petrol and diesel.

GATE TIMES:
January: 05:30-19:30
February: 06:00-19:30
March: 06:30-19:00
April: 07:00-18:30
May: 07:00-18:00
June-July: 07:30-18:00
August: 07:00-18:30
September: 06:30-18:30
October: 06:00-19:00
November-December: 05:30-19:30

ROAD WARNING:
Guests travelling to Tweerivieren via Upington/Van Zylsrus must not drive at a high speed as the gravel sections on both routes are badly corrugated.

ROUTE INFO:
Travelling from Tweerivieren to Nossob is about 3.5 hours.
From Tweerivieren to Mata Mata is about 2.5 hours.
From Tweerivieren to Kalahari Tented Camp is about 2.5 hours.
From Tweerivieren to Grootkolk is about 6 hours.

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“Well laid out site with individual braai points. Clean ablution block and kitchen facilities. The sites can be pre booked so you may get some of the limited shade if you are lucky. There is a shop and a swimming pool together with a restaurant.” - David Clack, 2009/02/02

“Well laid out site with individual braai points. Clean ablution block and kitchen facilities. The sites can be pre booked so you may get some of the limited shade if you are lucky. There is a shop and a swimming pool together with a restaurant.” - David Clack, 2009/02/01

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