Fiddlers Creek Camp Vioolsdrift
Northern Cape

Accommodation South Africa

Fiddlers Creek is an accommodation establishment on the Orange River in Vioolsdrift in Northern Cape, South Africa. Camping, tented accommodation and river trips are offered all year around. Firewood, ice, phone cards are available for sale.

Fiddlers Creek is the Base Camp for the Bushwhacked Outdoor Adventure Company. The Camp, on the river front, has large grass banks and grassed camping sites. The scenic views over the Richtersveld mountain ranges, provides breathtaking sunsets and secluded moments of relaxation and time to reflect on the day's activities.

The Namaqualand is famous for its color extravaganza in late fall, when the winter rains drench the dry land and cause the landscape to come alive with a sea of flowers. This visual natural wonder has inspired many artists and writers, and many canvases have depicted the beauty of Namaqualand. It is all these qualities that enrich the Fiddlers Creek Camp. The campsite is a base to 4x4 Richtersveld excursions and Orange River rafting adventures. There are ten camp sites available of which seven are designed to accommodate large groups. The Fiddlers Creek Camp also offers private 4x4 campsites or settle into a larger overland campsite. The campsite at Fiddlers Creek is equipped with electricity, showers, cold and hot water, washing up areas and public telephone. Although a flushing toilet might seem as a trivial household accessory, it is considered a luxury in this area. Braai facilities are also available. Undercover kitchens, complete with work top counters, lights and running water are at the campsites, although it is not advisable to drink the water without boiling it first.

Fiddlers Creek Camp site Vioolsdrift, Northern Cape, South Africa Fiddlers Creek Camp site Vioolsdrift, Northern Cape, South Africa Fiddlers Creek Camp site Vioolsdrift, Northern Cape, South Africa

The Fiddlers Creek Camp caters for large groups, and has a bar and catering area at the waterfront. The Bozbavok Bar remains open till 23:30 every night and is only open to campers. Catered lunches consist of vegetable and meat pastries, cold drinks and various salads. Dinner is always accompanied by salads, fresh vegetables and home made bread. Main course however can either be a buffet that has a variety of mixed grill, pot roasts and potjiekos, or a mouth watering spit braai. Fiddlers Creek Camp is a combination of adventure and beauty.
LUNCHES consist of both meat and vegetable pastries, assortment of salads and cold drink.
DINNERS are either a:

Rates per room per night, specials, meals, children policy: on request

Camping, per person -
Activities, minimum 4 persons
River Trips: half day (excluding lunch) -
River Trips: full day (excluding lunch) -
River Trips: full day (including lunch) -
River Trips: overnighter (no meals) -
River Trips: overnighter (including meals) -
Tents 2x2 & 3x3, including 2 camping mattresses -
Sleeping bag -
Meals, per person, buffet
Breakfast -
Lunch -
Dinner -
For sale, payment on arrival only, subject to availability
Fire wood, ice cubs, telephone cards

Contact & reservations:

To book:
1) you can e-mail us requesting information and/or rates: e-mail

Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.

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