Onguma Tree Top Camp is a small and intimate camp, perfect for travellers who would like to truly experience the bush in all its raw splendour and small groups travelling together. The camp is built on wooden stilts amongst the tree tops with full views over one of the most beautiful waterholes on the Onguma Game Reserve.
Originally part of the greater Etosha Game Reserve, the Onguma Game Reserve is situated on the eastern side of Etosha, bordering the Fisher’s pan and a short drive from the von Lindequist Gate. In the local Herero language, Onguma means, ‘the place you don’t want to leave’. Onguma has more than 34,000 hectares of protected land and wildlife. Lions are frequently seen and often heard. There is a healthy black rhino and leopard population and hyenas are also regularly spotted. More than 300 bird species can also be viewed at Onguma. During the Namibian summer months the reserve becomes a bird watcher’s paradise with thousands of species migrating to the wetlands created by the seasonal rains and ephemeral river systems.
This rustic lodge consists of four cosy thatched rooms with canvas walls and outside showers. The lounge, dining area and rooms overlook a stunning waterhole (floodlit at night) that affords great opportunities to see nature at play around the clock. You don’t even have to leave the camp to see game – they come to you! What better place to enjoy a sundowner drink.
- Communal dining
- Use of the swimming pool at Onguma Bush Camp
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
The following are available from Onguma Tree Top Camp:
Game drive – Onguma Game Reserve
Guided game drives take place on the private Onguma Game Reserve. Onguma Game Reserve has more than 34,000 hectares of protected land and wildlife. Lions are frequently seen and often heard. There is a healthy black rhino and leopard population and hyenas are also regularly spotted. More than 300 bird species can also be viewed at Onguma. Sunset drives and night drives can also be arranged.
Game drive – Etosha National Park
Game drives are available to explore Etosha National Park, the wildlife jewel of Namibia, accompanied by a knowledgeable guide. Drive round the park searching for wildlife and stop at some of Etosha’s famous waterholes to watch a procession of animals come to drink.
Interpretative bush walk
Explore the Onguma Game Reserve on foot, with a guide learning more about the flora and fauna found in the reserve.
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