Upington Lodges

Places to Stay

Upington Accommodation

Lodges Accommodation in Upington

Kalahari Monate Lodge and Cam...

8 Reviews
Sleeps 233 in 49 rooms

Enter the true nature of comfort at Spitskop Nature Reserve and Kalahari Monate Lodge, where the...
from R228
per night for 2 guests

Country Lodge

Sleeps 20 in 5 rooms

Johnny and Nicolene welcome you to this beautiful thatched guest house in the heart of Upington. Country Lodge is newly renovated with...
from R1100
per night for 2 guests

Belihante Lodge

4 Reviews
Sleeps 18 in 8 rooms

Belihante Lodge is situated on a peaceful farm setting with beautiful vineyard views, about 12 km outside of Upington. This is the ideal...
from R500
per night for 2 guests

Tshahitsi Lodge

2 Reviews
Sleeps 26 in 9 rooms

Entering Upington from Johannesburg, the new Tshahitsi Lodge is ideally situated and will be the first stop on your way in. We have five...
from R1000
per night for 2 guests

Sun River Kalahari Lodge

3 Reviews
Sleeps 42 in 19 rooms

Sun River Kalahari Lodge is home away from home, situated in the heart of the Green Kalahari and the staff look forward in welcoming you...
from R890
per night for 2 guests
    • 1

    Upington South Africa

    Upington Lodge Accommodation

    Upington is situated on the banks of the Orange River in the Northern Cape. Surrounded by bright green irrigated vineyards, this area is known as the Green Kalahari. (The rest of the Kalahari, while not actually a true desert, is classified as thirstland, and is most definitely not green.)

    Upington is a pleasant town with some lovely guest houses, hotels and restaurants. The Kalahari Oranje Museum Complex offers an insight into the history of the rather hardy folk who’ve made this town their home over the last couple of hundred years. The museum sells beautifully packaged dried fruit from the enormous South African Dried Fruit Co-operative just outside the town. Upington is the centre of the Orange River wine region and you could do a tasting in town at a co-op of five different cellars.

    Still on a fruity note, an island in the Orange River boasts one of the longest and most dense date palm avenues in the southern hemisphere – it’s over a kilometre long.

    For such a small town it has a relatively large collection of animal statues. A donkey outside the museum pays tribute to the contribution of this humble beast in the development of the region, and a camel outside the police station commemorates the recalcitrant beasts on which the police patrolled the vast Kalahari in the past.

    You could enjoy a gentle sundowner cruise on the river or, for something much more exciting, head to the Augrabies Falls National Parkwhere you could do some white water rafting and view the magnificent waterfall and canyon at its heart.

    There is also a gentler canoeing trip, a quite taxing hike, and a fun day trip consisting of a short paddle, a walk and a mountain bike ride. The Augrabies Park also has some small game, as does the Spitskop Nature Reserve, which is conveniently situated about 13km north of the town.

    Upington is the biggest town in its immediate area and the second biggest in the Northern Cape, after Kimberley. There is a small airport with a limited number of scheduled flights.

    Upington is situated on the banks of the Orange River in the Northern Cape. Surrounded by bright green irrigated vineyards, this area is known as the Green Kalahari. (The rest of the Kalahari, while not actually a true desert,...

    Read more
    If you are looking for Upington holiday accommodation, SafariNow has a selection of Guest House, Self-catering, Bed and Breakfast holiday accommodation in Upington and surrounds. With 98 listings in Upington, our handy Upington map search and great low prices, it's easy to book the perfect holiday accommodation for your Upington visit.
    Press to Interact
    To top Refresh
    Available On Request
    There are no items in your favourites
    Click to Refresh Results
    Loading...