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    Sophia Dale Base Camp

    173 Street D 1901, Plot | P.O. Box 2248, Swakopmund, Namibia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Very good32%
    • Average13%
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 22 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The hosts are very friendly. I've stayed at this campsite a couple of times and it's always been clean. The showers and toilettes are being renovated and the camp is conveniently located 15min from Swakopmund.

    Thank Walter T
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Sophia Dale Base Camp is a beautiful campsite. It's a godd place to visit Walvisbay, Swakopmund, Moonlandscape and the Welwitschiatrail. On the campsite there is al lot of place and the owners are very helpful. The diner (zebra and Kudu) in the restaurant was also...More

    Thank hansvm
    Response from MichaelaLuetz, Manager at Sophia Dale Base CampResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Hans, thank you for your review. Hope to see you again on your next trip through Namibia M+M

    Reviewed 9 September 2017

    I just read the review below mine, and wow, I'm not sure they were even staying at the same campsite! This was the nicest campsite I've ever been to. We had hot water the entire time! The showers were the nicest we've seen after 3...More

    Thank Sharon V
    Response from MichaelaLuetz, Inhaber at Sophia Dale Base CampResponded 11 September 2017

    Dear Sharon, thank you very much for your review. Manfred is sending regards, may be we will meet us next time !? Michaela

    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    After all the wonderful reviews on Tripadvisor we were looking forward to staying at Sophia Dale, but sadly the reviews and the campsite did not match up! The campsites are great - large and well looked after, but the ablutions are very few and during...More

    Thank Clive B
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    What a delightful place to stay!!!! I really cannot complain about anything. The campground was clean and tidy and very well equipped. We had water, electricity and a large stand (we were a big group). We had a fantastic day in Swakopmund (it was so...More

    Thank Lara v
    Response from MichaelaLuetz, Inhaber at Sophia Dale Base CampResponded 14 July 2017

    Dear Lara, thank you for your nice words. Hope to see you again! We will be here! Regards to all your holiday traval members! Michaela & Manfred

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    "We stayed at shelter 10 (recommended), and it was close to bathrooms, showers, the wifi service, etc"
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    "Before accepting your campsite, check out your site and avoid campsite 20 - it is right next to the main..."
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    "we camped and had a place at the end of the campsite what was excellent."
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    "We chose a cottage and it was well situated"
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