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Park Camp Polentswa Camp 1 KTPOL01: Shower/Toilet, Shade Shelter

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Located in Botswana :: Kgalagadi
Category: Camping :: Park Camp

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Description [ correction ]

Facilities at the sites include shower shelters (bring own water), pit latrines, shade structures. There is no fuel available here. Pre-booking required. You need to be fully self-sufficient, to travel the area. There are 3 campsites at Polentswa.

You have to book in order to camp here.

Contact [ correction ]
Address :  Kgalagadi, Botswana
Postal :  P.O. Box 131, Gaborone, Botswana
Contact :  Parks and Reserves Reservations (Gaborone)
Tel :  +267 318 0774
Tel2 :  +267 68 612 65
Email :  Click Here
Cellphone Reception :  Nothing

Directions [ correction ]

Not available

Rates and Payment [ correction ]
Rates Quoted :  Per Person
Base Currency :  BWP
Minimum Rate :  30.00
Maximum Rate :  30.00
Updated for :  2022
Comments :  (Rate info updated Jul-2022).
Payment Methods Accepted :  Cash
Fee/s :  DWNP Park Entry Fees: Citizens BWP20pp; Residents BWP145pp; Non-Residents BWP190pp. Kids under 8 don't pay park entry fees. Kids 8-15 years: pay half the adults rates. (July-2022)

General Information [ correction ]
Languages spoken :  English
Pre-Booking :  Required

Facilities [ correction ]
Camping, Child Friendly, Motorbikes Not Welcome
Nearby Facilities :  Facilities at Nossob.

Camping Facilities [ correction ]
Facilities :    Shaded Sites
Shower Facilities :    Non-Operational
Toilet Facilities :    Long drop/Pit latrine
Is water available? :    No
Is water drinkable? :    No
Accomodate Large Overland Trucks :    No

Activities [ correction ]
Game Viewing, 4WD Trails, Bird Watching
Notes on Activities :  Polentswa Wilderness Trail - not more than five vehicles to depart daily. (Some activities may be offered nearby).

Travelling Information [ correction ]
Closest Town :  Nossob

Self Drive Access :  Yes
Vehicle Type :  4WD
 Travel Tip!

You are not allowed to gather wood in the Kgalagadi Bring own wood and water.

Comments [ leave a comment ]

“New site opened up as part of the development of the Botswana side of the Kgalagadi Transfrontier park. The facilities consist of the new standard bush toilet/shower but no water system had been installed when we visited.” - David Clack, 2009/02/02

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