Situated in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, Grootkolk is the perfect retreat for special occasions, or simply just to get away from it all.
Grootkolk Wilderness Camp - Kgalagadi Park is tucked away in the dunes, overlooking a waterhole, 20 km from Unions End where the three countries South Africa, Botswana and Namibia meet.
It is a wilderness camp nestled amidst red sand dunes with only the stars and silence for company.
Grootkolk is 6 hours drive from Twee Rivieren and 2 hours from Nossob.
Chidren under 12 years are not allowed at these camps: Kieliekrankie, Urikaruus, Gharagab, Bitterpan, Grootkolk.
NB: This camp is NOT fenced and Tourism Assistant is on duty at all times.
Visitors to Grootkolk should please note the following:
Accommodation at Grootkolk Wilderness Camp - Kgalagadi Park:
There are 4 x 2 bed chalets with bedroom, ceiling fan, bathroom and kitchen on veranda. (One unit is accessible for visitors with mobility impairment)
Each chalet is equipped with cutlery, crockery, linen, fridge and braai. Communal kitchen and barbecue areas available.
The chalets are made from sand bags and canvas
There is GAS for hot water and cooking and SOLAR for lighting
No foreign currencies will be accepted in Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (KTP) on the South African side, only ZAR (South African Rand) will be accepted within the KTP.
Kindly note that the roads in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park are not sedan friendly, although the roads are maintained on a monthly basis, sedan vehicles find it difficult to cope with the conditions. Vehicles which will be using any of the 4x4 routes in the park must note that the recommended ground clearance should be 190mm, to make the drive more enjoyable.
Tourists wanting to exit the park other than the point of entry must kindly note that all immigration controls must be done at Twee Rivieren / Two Rivers, and that a 2 night stay in the park is compulsory.
No children under the age of 12 is allowed at any of the parks.
1. Accommodation rates do not include Conservation Fees which are payable at the entrance gates.
2. Please ensure that you are familiar with the Rules & Regulations of National Parks before making a booking.
Desert Cabin (SC2): 2 single beds, Communal kitchen and braai area, Gas fridge / freezer, Hotplate, No additional persons allowed, No children under 12 allowed, No smoking, Provide own drinking water and firewood, Sink, Utensils, WC and shower.