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Roys Camp

Distance about 212 km.

Coming from Rundu on yet another very straight long tarred road, we had to once again do the foot and mouth thing. Dipping your shoes in some substance and getting the car wheels sprayed. They also checked for red meat in our fridge and they look at your driver's licence and what else they deemed important. They were very friendly and the moves of spraying and searching was quick. A while after that we found the turn-off to Roy's Camp.

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Posted on 30 July 2008 by Linx



NAMIBIA TRIP REPORT: From Kasane, Botswana to: Namwi Island > Camp Kwando > Nambwa > Bumhill > N//Goabaca > Ngepi > Kaisosi > Roys Camp > Mamselle >Sachsenheim > Ruacana > Hippo Pools > Kunene > Epupa Falls > Opuwo Camp > Opuwo to Khumib > Khumib River > Hoarusib River > Puros > Amspoort > Sesfontein > Ongongo Hotsprings > Palmwag Camp > Palmwag Conservancy > Aba Huab > Ugab Rhino Camp > Sophiadale Camp > Kuiseb Bridge > Betta > Barby Camp > Bethanie > Terra Rouge > Two Rivers > Rooiputs > Madala Dune Lodge > Molopo NR > Rapoelli > Back to Pretoria

Roys Camp

Roy's Rest Camp is only a small part of the farm Elandslaagte, which consumes a space of 2800ha in total. Roy's Rest Camp was started in 1995 and was built for Cattle Farming and Tourism as the main industries. Elandslaagte is one of the oldest farms in the district of Grootfontein, and has been here since 1930. It belonged to the Alberts family and originated from the Dorslandtrek.

Roy’s Camp is perfectly situated on the B8 main road from Grootfontein to Rundu, 55 km north of Grootfontein. At ideal stop over to Northern Namibia, Caprivi and bushman land.

There are 5 standard rooms and 2 family rooms all with en-suite facilities and private braai areas. Bungalows of unique rustic designs. Each room have a fan and mosquito net.

We offer 12 camp sites with braai facilities and hot water at the ablution block and bush kitchen. Also within walking distance of the swimming pool and dining area.

Thatched dining area, bar, swimming pool, curio shop.

Walking Trails, bird watching, game watching, farm drives and can also arrange for visit to the Traditional San (bushmen) village about 86km from Roy’s Camp – shuttles service and guide available on request.


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Read about our own trip from Kaisosi Lodge near Rundu to Roy's Rest Camp.