Fiddlers Creek Camp
Fiddlers Creek is an accommodation establishment on the Orange River in Vioolsdrift in Northern Cape, South Africa. Camping, tented accommodation and river trips are offered all year around. Firewood, ice, phone cards are available for sale.
Fiddlers Creek is the Base Camp for the Bushwhacked Outdoor Adventure Company. The Camp, on the river front, has large grass banks and grassed camping sites. The scenic views over the Richtersveld mountain ranges, provides breathtaking sunsets and secluded moments of relaxation and time to reflect on the day's activities.
The Namaqualand is famous for its color extravaganza in late fall, when the winter rains drench the dry land and cause the landscape to come alive with a sea of flowers. This visual natural wonder has inspired many artists and writers, and many canvases have depicted the beauty of Namaqualand. It is all these qualities that enrich the Fiddlers Creek Camp. The campsite is a base to 4x4 Richtersveld excursions and Orange River rafting adventures. There are ten camp sites available of which seven are designed to accommodate large groups. The Fiddlers Creek Camp also offers private 4x4 campsites or settle into a larger overland campsite. The campsite at Fiddlers Creek is equipped with electricity, showers, cold and hot water, washing up areas and public telephone. Although a flushing toilet might seem as a trivial household accessory, it is considered a luxury in this area. Braai facilities are also available. Undercover kitchens, complete with work top counters, lights and running water are at the campsites, although it is not advisable to drink the water without boiling it first.
The Fiddlers Creek Camp caters for large groups, and has a bar
and catering area at the waterfront. The Bozbavok Bar remains open till 23:30
every night and is only open to campers. Catered lunches consist of vegetable
and meat pastries, cold drinks and various salads. Dinner is always
accompanied by salads, fresh vegetables and home made bread. Main course
however can either be a buffet that has a variety of mixed grill, pot roasts
and potjiekos, or a mouth watering spit braai. Fiddlers Creek Camp is a
combination of adventure and beauty.
LUNCHES consist of both meat and vegetable pastries, assortment of salads and cold drink.
DINNERS are either a:
Buffet meal (Variety of Potjiekos dishes, Pot Roasts or Mixed Grill)
Both are complimented with farm fresh vegetables, variety of salads and home baked bread.
Rates per room per night, specials, meals, children policy: on request
|Camping, per person||-|
|Activities, minimum 4 persons|
|River Trips: half day (excluding lunch)||-|
|River Trips: full day (excluding lunch)||-|
|River Trips: full day (including lunch)||-|
|River Trips: overnighter (no meals)||-|
|River Trips: overnighter (including meals)||-|
|Tents 2x2 & 3x3, including 2 camping mattresses||-|
|Meals, per person, buffet|
|For sale, payment on arrival only, subject to availability|
|Fire wood, ice cubs, telephone cards|
Contact & reservations:
Fax: +264 61 244558
1) you can e-mail us requesting information and/or rates: e-mail
Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
See also: Terms & conditions, Payment options and Cancellation policy
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