Kalahari Tented Wilderness Camp (Kgalagadi NP)

NB: This camp is NOT fenced and a Tourism Supervisor is on duty at all times.

Situated high up on a red sand dune, overlooking a waterhole in the dry bed of the ancient Auob River, the Kalahari Tent Camp welcomes you to capture the spirit of the land of thirst. This exclusive getaway for the discerning visitor, boasts 15 desert tents each elegantly decorated with rustic finishes using wood, sand and canvas exteriors al in the resonate colours of the park. The tent camp is 3 km from the Mata-Mata Rest Camp where Kalahari Tent Camp residents can refuel and get basic supplies at the shop. The camp is designed in such a way that residents feel they have only themselves and the desert for company.

Visitors to Kalahari Tent Camp should please note the following:
  • NB. The camp and access road are strictly for the use of residents only!
  • Visitors must supply their own firewood or charcoal
  • Visitors must supply their own drinking water
  • No fuel and no shop, closest facilities at Mata-Mata
The camp features the following facilities:
  • 1 luxury honeymoon desert tent
  • 4 family desert tents (two beds and a stack bed)
  • 10 two-bed desert tents (Two of the units have been made accessible to visitors with mobility impairment)
  • Tents consist of a bedroom with ceiling fan, bathroom and kitchen
  • Each tent is equipped with cutlery, crockery, linen, fridge and braai
  • There is GAS for hot water and cooking and SOLAR for lighting
  • A swimming pool is available
  • Waterhole