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Welcome to Orange River Rafting Lodge

No. 1 rated hotel. Experience urban comfort in rural splendour. Free Wi-Fi,

DStv, 24-hour reception, air-conditioning, restaurant and bar, wheelchair friendly.

Hotel and Restaurant Franchise Opportunities available

For information call us at
021 418 0966 or send an email to

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River Rafting Specials

Accommodation on the Orange River near Vioolsdrift


Comfortable, fully equipped self-catering rustic chalets with en-suite bathroom with shower.

Orange River Activities

The perfect getaway to unwind and relax with family and friends as well as for corporate groups.


Caravan and camping sites are private and on grass with a power point, light and a Braai area.

Our Services

Comfortable, fully equipped rustic self-catering chalets and private campsites. River rafting and fishing trips.


Facilities include pool.


Air-conditioned chalets.


Parking Available.

Braai Area

Private braai area at chalets.

About Us

Orange River Rafting Lodge is located on the banks of the Orange River on our own private beach. Consisting of charming rustic cabins, there are 9 chalets to choose from plus camping facilities. The resort is situated in lovely surroundings, 10km from the cross border to Namibia on the N7, on a small Lucerne farm in Vioolsdrift. A haven to numerous bird species. We offer self-catering chalets, campsites and river rafting at affordable rates in a peaceful atmosphere filled with beautiful river views, sunsets over the mountain ranges of the Richtersveld and silent, starry nights.

You are assured of friendly service and great facilities with every effort made to ensure that our visitors have a pleasant and memorable experience. Activities like fishing, swimming and rafting makes it the ideal family getaway, also a convenient stopover on your way to or from Namibia, situated halfway between Cape Town and Windhoek.


Certificate of Excellence 2020

Orange River Rafting Lodge is an Award Winning Establishment.
Certificate of Excellence 2018
Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2018