Farm Venus and Meteorite Rest Camp is situated in the fertile Otjihaenena Valley and Maize Triangle of Grootfontein, Tsumeb and Otavi; famous for the production of white-maize, the staple food of the indigenous people and cattle farming. Only 3 kilometres away; is the Hoba meteorite where it impacted earth about 80 000 years ago.
Meteorite Rest Camp is a perfect stop over nearby Grootfontein and un-route to Waterberg, Etosha, Kavango and Caprivi. Farm atmosphere; quiet nights, bright stars and the call of the jackal roundoff a perfect day in Africa
Room Configuration: 4 SELF-CATERING CHALETS (Build from lime stone, which is unique to the area)
Twin room with 2x single beds
En-suite bathroom, equipped kitchen, air-conditioning and outside braai facilities
Triple room 1x Double bed and 1x single bed
En-suite bathroom; equipped kitchen, air-conditioning and outside braai facilities
Cottage with 2 separate rooms - one room with double bed with fan and one room with 2x single beds with fan; sharing bathroom, equipped kitchen, lounge and outside braai facilities
Standard Twin room 2x single beds
En-suite bathroom, coffee station and refrigerator and outside braai facilities
Lawn cover with concrete slab
Shade trees and braai facilities
Spacious ablution facilities with hot showers and flush toilets
Facilities and Services:
Tranquille farm atmosphere - Planting season starts December to January and harvesting of crop is from June to July. In the hot summers you can find relief under the shade of the indigenous trees; and cool down in the swimming pool. A variety of birds can be spectated and thousands of them gather in the Juka Palms in the winter.
Families with Children:
All age groups are welcome.
Location: GPS Coordinates - S19˚ 620 781 E17˚ 93973
18km from the town Grootfontein and 3km from the Hoba Meteorite on Road D2859, which can be reached from the B8, C42 and D2860