RV rental Namibia – motorhomes & campers

There are very few countries in the world with as much desolate yet strangely captivating beauty then Namibia. With so much open space, culture and wildlife going on a camping trip in this region really is a dream for outdoor lovers.

With Drive South Africa’s RV rental Namibia services, you really couldn’t be in better hands. So get out there and experience the entirety of this desert wonderland. Namibia is a great place for camping and renting a RV will ensure that you have a certain air of freedom as you wander through this great country.

Best time to visit

Namibia’s climate is conducive to year round camping however many people will visit based on when the best time to view wildlife is. It’s widely considered that the best time to see wildlife is from June to October and Etosha is believed to be the mecca of Namibian wildlife areas. Between December and March the days become a little more humid with possible chances of rain.

Around the area

You really won’t have any shortage of things to do in Namibia on your camping adventure. Some of the highlights include hot air ballooning over the Namib Desert, the walking trail with Tok Tokkie, exploring the Sossusvlei and Dead Vlei. Get haunted at the Kolmanskop ghost town. You can go on a horse ride at Garub pan, experience the majestic Fish River Canyon and hot springs at Ai-Ais. Believe it or not Namibia also has some world class surf spots in certain areas. RV rental Namibia with Drive South Africa just opens up your world and enables you to explore.

Getting around

The benefits to RV rental Namibia are endless as you will get to truly embrace the outdoors for which this great country is famous for. Not many places on planet earth boast such open spaces and with Drive South Africa finding the ideal places to camp will be a breeze.

Length of stay

With so much to explore you won’t be able to do a worthwhile Namibian camping trip within anything less than 2 weeks.  Make sure you get the correct information on visa requirements for the country before you leave and what are the laws are around extending your visa if you wish to stay longer.

What to pack

Make sure you make allowances for cold nights especially if you are travelling during July, remember if you are going to the desert, however RV rental Namibia will help with this as you will have more comfort and options for places to stay. Take walking boots and good shoes and be prepared for dust, when walking through many of the national parks. Water is an extremely important item when going on long walks or when you will be out in the wild past civilization. A good first aid kit is also vital as well as malaria medication and mosquito nets. Half the country is in risk of malaria.

Where to stay


Namibia is all about open spaces and Windhoek is no different and there are literally loads of camp sites and accommodations facilities within a 15 minute to 30 minute drive of the city. This will make the start or the end of your camping experience a breeze as you will more than likely be flying out of Windhoek on your way home. Hiring a motorhome in Namibia will enable you to really get under the skin of the great outdoors of this sandy yet magical region.


This is a popular coastal town famous for its sandboarding and desolate beaches where one can get lost for hours and days. It’s also a great place for camping and exploration and there are many options for any adventure in your new rented RV.

Etosha National Park

This is considered to be one of the best wildlife viewing areas throughout the whole of Namibia and it’s also considered a great place to camp, this is likely to be one of the highlights of your camping trip.

Skeleton Coast

This is one of the most remote stretches of coast on the planet and it’s famous for its ghostly shipwrecks and ghost towns which has kept tourists flocking to the area for decades. There are also many camp areas available in this region of Namibia.

Why rent an RV in Namibia with Drive South Africa

With such a vast and magical country waiting to be explored, it would be amiss not to rent an RV and get out there in the Namibian wilderness. With our vast experience in this regard it really will be a breeze. Drive South Africa is here to get you out there in nature in style with our amazing range of motor homes. Just pick up the phone; send an email or fill out the easy booking form below and one of our sales representatives or travel experts are here to help you in any way possible. Renting a RV with Drive South Africa really is that simple.