Kalahari & Diamond Fields Accommodation


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Self Catering in Augrabies

De Marchand Self Catering

Location & Contact Details
Address: R359 Road
Northern Cape
South Africa
Contact : Retha Meyer
Cell : 076-3769482

De Marchand is conveniently situated on the banks of the mighty Orange River. The Orange River passes on the doorstep of this farm style Guest House, on its way to a world renowned landmark, the Augrabies Falls "Place of Great Noise" (±18 km), nestled in the Augrabies National Park.

This is an ideal and affordable stop-over for holiday makers, nature lovers, businessmen and tourists to the Kalahari, West Coast, Namaqualand, Richtersveld and Namibia.


Accommodation -Self catering in any of our 3 luxury suites

Unit 1

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Double Bed
  • 2 single beds En suite bathrooms, one with shower, one with bathroom

Unit 2

  • 1 Double Bed
  • En suite bathroom with shower

Unit 3

  • 1 Queensize bed
  • En suite bathroom with shower

Each suite has its own elegant sense of style and décor, designed to make you feel comfortable and right at home. Separate entrances and en suite bathrooms ensure your privacy. Interlinking doors can be opened to accommodate large groups/families (sleeps 11). A/C & DSTV in all suites.

Well equipped kitchenette in each suite. Each kitchenette has all the necessary cooking utensils and crockery ect. With microwave, two plate stove with oven, fridge, toaster, kettle, Coffee/tea making facilities in each room. Braai facilities available.


  • Star gazing, bird watching
  • 4x4 adventures, river rafting (by prior arrangement)
  • Fishing in the Orange River
  • Augrabies National Park
  • Orange River Cellars - wine tasting & buying
  • Kakamas -Water wheels, Historic German grave site
  • Riemvasmaak - Interesting mountain desert (moon landscape) with hot Springs -100km
  • Nearest town is Kakamas -10km
  • First-class restaurants - 3 - 10km
Driving directions:
From Upington take the N14 to Kakamas, passing Keimoes, 83km. From the robot in Kakamas drive on the N14 to Pofadder/Springbok for 8km then take the righthand turn off (R359) to Augrabies Falls. Drive for 3.2km. Look out for brown tourists sign on righthand side of the road "De Marchand Guesthouse". Turn right on small gravel road for 400m and arrive at destination.

Address: R359 Road, Marchand, 8873
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