"Solitaire, gateway to the Namib dessert!" Solitaire by nigelw6443

Solitaire Travel Guide: 8 reviews and 15 photos

A diamond in the rough!

Solitaire is a small but welcome place, sitting at a junction between the desert, Windhoek and the roads north and south.

This is the time to fill up your tank before heading into the desert. There is also a general store, although there is a limited selection, but there is also a very good curio/gift shop.

There are also two Guest lodges to stay at which is very handy for the national park.

  • Last visit to Solitaire: Oct 2006
  • Intro Updated Nov 22, 2006
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  • CeciliaL's Profile Photo
    Dec 1, 2006 at 10:23 PM

    Nice landmark at Solitaire :-)

  • Acirfa's Profile Photo
    Nov 26, 2006 at 3:38 AM

    Great place, I recall I think it was M Palin ending up here and able to watch the world cup on tv, in this amazing spot in the middle of nowhere.

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