Our Richtersveld Camp is called The Growcery. We are on the banks of the Orange River and 22km from the Vioolsdrift and Noordoewer border post. The nearest community is Kotzeshoop. Our neighbour is the Nababeep conservancy.
The Camp is a bushcamp with great grassed campsites. The bare essential facilities are available to ensure a comfortable and memorable stay. We strive to keep our camp natural and as eco-friendly as possible within our capabilities. The Growcery recycle and reuse and upcycle. We appreciate that our visitors will support our eco approach while staying with us.
The characteristic mountain and river views offer magnificent sunset and sunrise views. Our sustainable lifestyle approach is unique within this region. One of our favourite features at camp is our hot open-air showers. The friendly staff will greet and host you during your stay.
The Growcery camp offers safe camping. The best-grassed campsites have a power supply, washing basin and bbq facility. You can select a private river view camp or join a larger camping site. Our budget bedded accommodation comes with shared ablutions in our Chic Shacks. The cabins are perfect for travellers that seek a budget bed for the night.
The Growcery prepares fresh meals. You can enjoy a barbeque or enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal of the day. We grow a large proportion of our products and strive to offer freshness as much as possible. The Growcery offers a selection of adventure activities, and be ready to experience the Richtersveld. We advise selecting a minimum of two days to stay at the Growcery camp. Take the long easy road to come and relax and unwind at the Richtersveld.
The Richtersveld is known for its unpolluted night skies and rugged edged mountains. You can enjoy the best stargazing in South Africa. Our camp is home to over 110 visiting bird species. The Growcery Camp is the perfect escape into the wild.
The Richtersveld is the only mountain desert in South Africa.