Travel guide to Upington, Lower Orange

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Upington, Lower Orange

Upington is considered the commercial and agricultural centre of Gordonia, a remote district in the Northern Cape that stretches from the Orange River up to the border of Botswana. Formerly known as Korannaland, this far-flung corner of the Cape Colony was a wild and uncontrolled borderland in the mid-19th century. The customary mission station was, however, founded in 1871 at a fording point in the Orange River and the settlement that evolved around it was later named Upington. As part of the Green Kalahari, Upington and its hinterlands prove to be a popular destination for 4x4 enthusiasts eager to take on dunes and salt pans. It is also from here that tourists might visit the nearby Spitskop Nature Reserve. Alternatively, those up to the challenge can travel further north to the infamous Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, the first of Africa's unfenced freedom parks and a 3.6 million hectare wildlife sanctuary that stretches into both Botswana and Namibia.

Where to stay in Upington:

Also within the Lower Orange region:

Askham (9) • Groblershoop (7) • Kakamas (7) • Keimoes (11) • Kenhardt (7) • Pofadder (1) • Upington (96) •

Accommodation available in Upington:

Oranjerus Resort

Resort in Upington, Lower Orange

13 reviews

Find a comfortable place where you can relax and be completely quiet. Allow your thoughts to just come and go. Come to Oranjerus Resort for peace, relaxation and renewal of energy.Oranjerus Resort lies on the banks of the mighty Orange River. Here you can wind down and relax in our Luxury River or Business Chalets, Budget Chalets or camp out with your tent or caravan. <br ...

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Sun River Kalahari Lodge

Lodge in Upington, Lower Orange

11 reviews

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 and extending their warm hospitality efficient service and caring staff to you.Sun River Kalahari Lodge provides comfortable, luxurious and affordable accommodation with all room enjoying a full range of guests' services available. The ...

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Be My Guest Guesthouse

Self-catering in Upington, Lower Orange

9 reviews

Be My Guest Guesthouse is a Upington based guest house, placed in modern suburbia. We are situated a mere five minute walk from the new Kalahari Mall, a two-minute drive from the city center, private hospital and petrol station, as well as being En route to Upington International Airport. Be My Guest offers its exclusive Garden Rooms, with private entrances, a view of the ...

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Abbiamo Guesthouse

Guest House in Upington, Lower Orange

9 reviews

Abbiamo Guesthouse offers charming accommodation situated in Keidebees, an upmarket area of Upington.There are four beautifully appointed rooms available, with en-suite bathrooms and private entrances. All the rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, tea and coffee facilities with biscuits, bar fridges, and TVs with selected DStv channels.Each room ...

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Browns Manor

Guest House in Upington, Lower Orange

10 reviews

Browns Manor is the first guest house as you enter Upington from the Olifantshoek / Johannesburg on the N14. The newly renovated and decorated guesthouse offers a comfortable, stylish experience with the ease and hospitality typical of the people of the Northern Cape.Executive suites and deluxe- and standard rooms with all the luxuries that you might need to make your stay as ...

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Libby's Lodge

Bed and Breakfast, Self-catering in Upington, Lower Orange

5 reviews

Libby's Lodge is situated in the Green Kalahari Desert – the land of contrasts where the life giving forces of the earth’s elements combine to create a unique landscape of unsurpassed beauty. Allow the mighty Orange River and the great Kalahari Desert to enter your existence and create lingering memories. Liesel and Hannes invite you to discover luxurious comfort in ...

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The Islandview House

Guest House, Self-catering in Upington, Lower Orange

4 reviews

The Islandview House is a homely warm house situated in the heart of Upington, on the banks of the Orange River where an unexpected experience awaits you.Nestled on the banks of the majestic Orange River, nature is on our doorstep away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Here you can relax and listen to the Visarend Fish Eagle and Hadida's calling. If however, you ...

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Casa Calida Guesthouse

Guest House in Upington, Lower Orange

9 reviews

Casa Calida Guesthouse is situated in the charming town of Upington, offering comfortable accommodation in a safe environment. We have 12 double rooms available with en-suite bathrooms. Each bedroom is equipped with working desks, a TV with DStv, tea and coffee facilities, air-conditioning, a ceiling fan, a bar fridge and a hair dryer. There is secure off-street parking available.<br ...

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River Place Manor

Bed and Breakfast, Guest House, Self-catering in Upington, Lower Orange

1 reviews

Welcome to River Place Manor. Experience the true magnificence of the Orange River right on your doorstep. Spectacular sunsets, whispers of flowing water and star-filled African skies offer an ambience of unequaled peace and tranquility. River Place is situated on one of Upington's wine estates, yet it lies three minutes from the Upington town centre. This exclusive guesthouse ...

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River Bank Lodge

Bed and Breakfast in Upington, Lower Orange

10 reviews

In the warm and welcoming Kalahari town of Upington is the elegant guest house, the Riverbank Lodge. Offering luxurious accommodation in varying configurations, patrons are destined to find something to suit their needs. Warm hospitality, comfort and convenience await guests at the Riverbank Lodge.The lodge is owner-run, with friendly, experienced staff on hand to assist you ...

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