Our camp is a natural site and allows for a free and natural experience with the necessary luxuries needed. It is the perfect place to relax after a day's drive, explore the beautiful desert surroundings and cool of the longest river in South Africa.
The Growcery Camp is a rustic camp on the Orange River banks, located 22km from Vioolsdrift. The Growcery offers a tranquil retreat and the perfect escape into the wild. Our camp is peaceful and offers a relaxing atmosphere.
When visiting the Orange River in the Vioolsdrift area we invite you to join us on a rafting trip or a 4×4 self drive or guided trail in the Richtersveld.
The perfect stop over when visiting from Cape Town or Namibia. Our bush camp offers a fantastic location from where you can partake in a variety of outdoor adventures. Hiking and rafting being the most popular along with 4 x 4 drives, mountain biking and kayaking.
Rated the best Vioolsdrift Accommodation by the ‘weg – magazine’ 2014
Orange river accommodation at The Growcery offers:
4×4 Camp Site
Grassed Campsites – Private ( with a River view) – Public ( with a Mountain view)
Chic Shack accommodation– 2 bedded units (own bedding) or book your bedding!
* Hot open air showers
* Excellent camp sites
* Pristine ablutions with flush toilets
* Endless river & mountain views
* A fully stocked bar (The Dispensary)
* Adventure hikes * Safe swimming
* Day , overnight, 4 and 6 Day Orange River Rafting Trips
* Orange River Kayaking Trips
* Transfers from Namibian border post to camp
* Day Tours to Port Nolloth. Ai-Ais and Fish River Canyon
* Meals (on request)
WE HAVE SEVERAL ADVENTUROUS ACTIVITIES ON OFFER SUITABLE FOR KIDS AND ADULTS:
• River rafting
• Wet and wild Adventures
• Into the Wild Overnight Adventure
• 4X4 Richtersveld Safaris
• Guided Hiking Trails
• Sunset picnic
We have private and public camp sites. Our private camp sites have a river view each with it’s own braai/bbq and washing up area and electricity. For a private camp site you are required to pay per person plus a “daily camp site fee”.
Our public camp sites have a mountian view and are shared with other campers. All campers share a communal braai/bbq facility,washing up basin area and electricity. For a public camp site, you are required to only pay per person, no daily camp site fee is required.
Rates for Camping are as follow:
R60 p/p per night for kids
R100 p/p per night for Adults
R50 Daily Camp site Fee (incl. private braai/bbq facility with washing up basin, electricity, water and a view overlooking the Orange River)
R150 p/p sharing (own bedding)
R200 p/p sharing (bedding provided)
R200 single supplement (own bedding)
R250 single supplement (bedding provided)
Twin room en-suite coming soon.
CategoriesAdventure Sport | Accommodation | Backpackers | Namaqualand | Orange River Rafting | Orange River | Northern Cape | Budget | Camping | Richtersveld | Vioolsdrift
Cancellation by Client: Cancellation of a booking must be made in writing, by the person signing the booking form, and is not effective until the Company receives such cancellation. The deposit is non-refundable. In the event of cancellation 30 days prior to arrival the following charge will apply: 15 to 30 days = 50 % total fare; 7 to 14 days = 75 % total fare; 0 to 7 days =100 % total fare.