Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsBagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch Mariental
An absolutely wonderful place to camp! WOW! One day was not enough.
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Today we set off due south from Windhoek to the Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch near Mariental. It took us about 3 /12 hours - a perfect length of time for a drive. Once we left the city of Windhoek, we never saw a house or building until we reached our destination.
Bagatelle is located amongst shrubs and trees, and divided by red sand …
... our sleeping quarters. We’ve learned they go to bed after we
do, or try to, and they get up before the roosters begin crowing. No worries.
We didn’t come here to sleep any way; the air conditioner decided not to work
and there was no handy man to fix it.
Yesterday afternoon we took a short drive to the Quivertree
forest to photograph these unique trees in the warm light of the ...
... kebabs and all for £15! Monday 28th Off we set in our 4x4 with roof tent going south to the Kgalagadi National park, which is actually in South Africa. Overnight we will stop at one of our favourite campsites, Bagatelle which is nestled in beautiful red sand dunes. This is a quick entry as we have a window of Internet. More to come on our time in the ...
... like water, warm clothing first aid kit, TORCH and mobile - for the light alone. It was a pre-dominantly flat landscape, very red soil and dry grasses over much of the plains. The hardy, spiked shrubs and trees full of massive nests were the only other vegetation. We saw lots of flighty springbok and a mob (?) of wildebeest - another first for us. And we made it back in one piece tho' very much enjoyed the beverage by the open ...
... and shiny Falcon 900 sitting on the ramp , thinking there must be somebody Important here..... It turned out to be the Namibia's Presidents Airplane and we where told by the Ramp control to Park a little to the site of of it because the President would be arriving in about 20 minutes by Helicopter to fly to Windhoek on the Falcon..... all very relaxed and no problem .... the reason why the Tower did not responded on the radio is ...