Feathery Sea Pen
Introduction: Feathery sea pens (Virgularia shultzei) grow vertically out of the sand in dense colonies. They are very long and thin with a fragile central axis. Polyps are set in groups of 15 to 35, either side of a central stem on a flat leaf-like affair.
Distribution: Mouth of the Orange River.
Colouration: White or cream.
Max size: Colony 20cm long, 10mm wide.
Cabana's and permanently erected tents on the banks of the Orange River. This camp also serves as the starting base for several river rafting & canoeing adventures
An owner run lodge, set in a scenic and mountainous area, just off the main road between Keetmanshoop & Grunau. Comfortable well equipped rooms are complimented by game drives (including night drives) on the large farm
Nestled in the great valley of the Karas region and situated on the banks of the Orange River, about 50km from the South African / Namibia border post
The Orange River Lodge is situated near Noordoewer on the border between South Africa and Namibia
A small lodge set on the third biggest game reserve in Namibia. Expect tranquility and a very personalised service in a remote environment
Not quite Washington DC! This remote accommodation is basic but extremely popular with those looking for good honest accommodation.