A Little Sossus Lodge
A Little Sossus Lodge is surrounded by the Nubib, Tsaris and Naukluft mountains with views of the distant dunes in the west and offers accommodion in 16 simple but stylish stone chalets. Each Room offers an en-suite bathroom with shower and toilet. The lights and fans in the chalets are powered by a bank of batteries, which are charged by wind and generator during the daytime. Twelve chalets are furnished with twin beds. Four chalets are family units comprising of four beds each. The main area of the lodge is an old farmhouse converted into a homely meeting place. All areas are open plan inviting guests to wander around freely. On the well sheltered veranda you can enjoy your breakfast, lunch and dinner. The cozy lounge is decorated with ethnic African décor and comfortable leather sofas. Satellite TV is available as well as internet, fax and phone facilities. Guests enjoy relaxing and cooling off around the pool in front of the main building.
A Little Sossus Lodge also offers a campsite situated only 8km away from the lodge.
Activities offered :
Hot Air Ballooning
4x4 Naukluft Trails
Surrounded by the mountains of the Naukluft in the south of Namibia, the Tsaris Mountains in the south and the Namib Desert with it's Sossusvlei in the west at the confluence of the Tsauchab River and the Zebra River lies our farm 'Hauchabfontein'.
Scenic landscapes - you can hear yourself thinking
Cool down in our oasis with it's rock pools stretching over 6 km
Individually secluded and private camping facilities under shadow of ebony trees and acacias with grill facilities and drinking water
Superior and clean showers with hot water and toilets
Hiking trail (7 km) in the mountains of our "Secret Valley
Bird and game watching at the oasis
Visit to our private quiver tree forest and a selection of farm drives
Swim in fountain
Quivertree forest trip
Desert Homestead Lodge
The Desert Homestead lies in a wide grassy valley sheltered by the Nubib, Tsaris and Naukluft mountains with a view reaching the distant dunes of the Namib Desert in the west. The lodge offers accommodation in thatched chalets.
Tranquil surroundings, Alfresco dining, delectably fresh farm cuisine, refreshing dips in the pool, stunning sunsets and sunrises are the basic pleasures at our lodge.
The Elegant Desert Lodge
The fusion of old and new at the Elegant Desert Lodge allows you to indulge in a refreshingly different experience. From the outside it has the typical old lodge look and feel. As for the inside the thoughtful touches and elegant interior give it a modern and stylish twist.
Rooms: 19 x Double Rooms en-suite Bathrooms, Coffee & Tea Stations
4 x 4 Bed Family Rooms en-suite Bathrooms, Coffee & Tea Stations
2 x Single Rooms en-suite Bathrooms, Coffee & Tea Stations
The Elegant Eco Camp
Surrounded by the Tsaris Mountains, gravel plains and stretches of savannah alternate in the Namib Desert only 7km from The Elegant Desert Lodge and 45 km from Sesriem is the 10 room tented "Elegant Desert Eco Camp"!Custom build 85sqm Canvas Tents envelope guests in pure indulgence, complete with an outdoor shower, Mini Bar, Rock Pool on top of the mountain and a sun downer deck with the most exquisite scenery.
For those that want to be even closer to nature, the Desert Camp is the ideal choice. In these 360° of unspoilt desert views, 20 fully equipped en-suite units each with kitchenette, and BBQ area offer self-catering at its best! A sparkling pool is located next to a well stocked bar; and also from here offering exceptional views. For several parties travelling together, 2 semi-open boma areas with full kitchen facilities and BBQ area guarantee great camp-fire-stories in the right setting! If you do not feel like self-catering meals are served at the close by Sossusvlei Lodge.
Desert Quiver Camp
Desert Quiver Camp uniquely combines modern self-catering accommodation with comfort and style. Conveniently located a mere 5km from the entrance gate to Sossusvlei, the inspiring scenery characterised by granite outcrops, spectacular views and roaming wildlife will captivate your senses.
The 24 uniquely designed self-catering accommodation units have spacious air-conditioned bedrooms, en-suite bathrooms, patio and private parking. Each twin-bedded room features a fold-out sleeper couch to accommodate 2 small children (under 12) free of charge when sharing with 2 full paying adults. The patio is equipped with a barbeque facility, a fitted kitchenette with under counter fridge, 2 plate hob and a wooden bench for seating. Utility boxes with most utensils needed are available at reception and fresh food supplies can be ordered daily.
Facilities at the main building include a fully stocked bar with a big screen television, a sparkling swimming pool and 2 communal boma-areas which are perfect to cater for groups travelling together.
Meals can be enjoyed at the nearby Sossusvlei Lodge restaurant and their Adventure Centre offers a range of exciting desert activities to explore the area.
A fully stocked shop, fuel and an Internet café is available at the Sossus Oasis Service Station.
If “awesome” had a physical address, it would be here…
Entering the lodge you immediately get the feel of holiday and relaxation. This is not only the unique Berber-like style that blends in so perfectly into the picture of the desert, but also the friendly and attentive staff. The sparkling pool is the ideal relaxation after an eventful day. The exceptional dinner buffet offers an extraordinary variety for all tastes and likes. Each of Sossusvleo Lodge's 45 en-suite rooms. The lodge boasts a bar, Curio Shop, Courtesy Beverage bar, guest telephone facilities, laundry facilities, safe as well as close by shop and petrol station.
Optional activities :
Guided Sunset Walks
Bush Dinners and Conferencing
Sossus Oasis Campsite
Luxury camp sites at the entrance gate to Sesriem and Sossusvlei. The Sossus Oasis Camp Site offers 12 shaded individual sites in a clean, tidy and well-kept environment. Each site has its own toilet, basin, hot/cold shower, barbeque, kitchen wash-up facility and electricity. You can enjoy the magnificent views from your paved veranda or relax in the sparkling pool situated in the centre of the campsite. After a long day of exploring the Sossusvlei area, there is nothing better than sitting round a campfire listing to the night-time noises of the local wildlife in the Namib.
At the entry to Sossusvlei is Sesriem Canyon, where centuries of erosion have incised a narrow gorge about 1 km in length.
Close to this setting there is a campsite situated under huge camelthorn trees for those that want to spend their night in nature.
Sossus Dune Lodge
Built in an environmentally sensitive manner, primarily from wood, canvas and thatch, in an attractive 'afro-village' style, Sossus Dune Lodge offers guests an evocative and life changing experience.
Situated within the park, guests benefit from being able to reach Sossusvlei before sunrise, and stay until after sunset, and on their return after an exhilarating day, relax in the tranquility and splendor of the Namib Desert, under the spectacular African sky.
Sossus Dune Lodge offers professional guided tours, fully unleashing the beauty and biological diversity of the desert environment to visitors, and offers the best beds in the desert. The lodge boasts 23 x desert chalets each with 2 beds, 2 x honeymoon suites, a restaurant, bar, souvenir shop and a swimming pool.
Little Kulala, a luxurious desert retreat, is situated in the private 21 000-hectare Kulala Wilderness Reserve. The eleven climate-controlled, thatched villas merge impeccably into the timeless desert landscape. Each villa has a rooftop 'skybed' for romantic stargazing, with both indoor and outdoor showers. An elegant entertainment area includes a library, wine cellar, craft boutique, lounge and dining areas.
Early morning guided game drives to the spectacular towering dunes of Sossusvlei are through a private gate into the reserve.
Guided drives and walks are also offered on the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve with incredible views, desert-adapted wildlife and plants.
Hidden at the foot of the majestic Sossusvlei dunes, with a private entrance to Namib Naukluft Park, makes Kulala Desert Lodge the closest and most spectacular location to Sossusvlei. The camp comprises 15 stylish, thatched and canvas “kulalas” (“to sleep” in Oshiwambo) with en-suite bathrooms and verandas. Each room is built on a wooden platform to catch the cooling breezes and has a deck on the flat rooftop where bedrolls can be placed for guests to sleep under the stars. The main area has a lounge, pub, dining area, plunge pool, and a wrap-around veranda overlooking the waterhole.
Private Tours to Sossusvlei
Scenic Nature Drives and game drives to view the desert’s fascinating flora and fauna
Hoodia Desert Lodge
Hoodia Desert Lodge issurrounded by majestic mountains on the banks of the Tsauchab River. Only a 20 minute drive will bring you to the Sesriem Gate, entrance of the world famous red sand-dunes of Sossusvlei. The lodge boasts 11 luxury chalets with great distance from each other to assure privacy in this breathtaking environment. The lodge is family-owned and managed by Thomas & Henreza Becker. All 11 luxury thatched, partly tented chalets offer an en-suite Bathrooms (indoor), air-condition, additional open Air shower with a generous bathtub, coffee station, fridge, mosquito net, private shaded deck. The main building hosts a shaded outside lounge deck, shaded pool area, lounge area with fireplace, restaurant with centered fireplace as well as an elegant bar
Wolwedans is located in the heart of NamibRand Nature Reserve. For your home at Wolwedans you have a choice of the rustic, but unique comfort of the Dune Camp, the more elaborate Dunes Lodge and Mountain View Suite, the quietly secluded Private Camp or the latest gem, Boulders Camp, secretly tucked away amidst the grandeur of large granite rocks.
Wolwedans is not a dune hotel or a one night stop over destination. It is a place to arrive, to be, to learn and unwind. Wolwedans provides an intriguing window for you to experience the desert’s elusive grandeur and breathtaking beauty.
The Dunes Lodge is perched on top of a dune plateau. Each of the nine spacious chalets with en-suite bathrooms sports a private verandah, which connects you to vast stretches of untouched sand. The main complex consists of two lounges, a number of sundowner decks, a fireplace, a tea deck, a library, the wine cellar and two dining rooms. The lodge also has a swimming pool.
With 200 square meters of deck rising above the dunes, the Mountain View Suite provides ample living space and adds a touch of luxury to the Wolwedans Collection. Consisting of a spacious en-suite bedroom with a king-size bed, the Suite enables guests to enjoy the view of their private dune valley to the fullest. Add to this a spacious lounge, bar cabinet and dining area and you have a wonderful home away from home. In the event that guests wish to enjoy their meals ‘entre-nous’, an open-plan kitchenette supports the preparation of meals at the Suite. An east-facing veranda and sundeck lead from the platform into the surrounding dunes. The main veranda has a ‘star-gazing’ bed, which provides a wonderful sleep-out venue during summer.
Positioned on the edge of a 250-metre high dune, the Dune Camp sleeps a maximum of 12 guests. Guests stay in comfortable tents, which are pitched on wooden platforms. A spacious deck, allowing for safe sleep-outs under the stars and a private bathroom make for a rather civilized camping experience. The lapa is comprised of a lounge, dining area and an open-plan kitchen. Dune Camp requires a minimum stay of two nights and a day-safari with picnic lunch en-route is part of the package. Situated 45 kilometres south of Wolwedans and hugged by massive granite rocks, Boulders Camp is the latest addition to the Wolwedans Collection. Sleeping a maximum of eight guests in four spacious tents, Boulders is undoubtedly the most exclusive camp at Wolwedans. The main area sports a dining and lounge tent, a breakfast deck and open fire place. Close by is an awesome sundowner spot overlooking the vast beauty of the reserve. Guided scenic drives, or two to three hour walking safaris treading along the ancient hunting grounds of the bushmen, will happily fill your days. Boulders calls for a two night stay and is ideally booked in combination with one or two nights at any of the other camps.
Situated in a quiet and idyllic valley, this splendid Suite caters for four guests exclusively. Private Camp offers two spacious en-suite bedrooms, a ‘Sala’ where one can laze away siestas, various decks and the central lounge, combining a study, living room, a dining area and a fully equipped kitchen. Guided activities such as scenic drives, scenic flights and nature walks can be arranged either privately for you (at an extra charge) or to be shared with other lodge or camp guests.
Accompanied by experienced guides, visitors are introduced to the many facets of NamibRand Nature Reserve's desert habitat with its diverse fauna and flora - on foot, by car, or from the air.
The classic programme - that is if you stay for two nights - would entail an afternoon drive on the day of arrival, followed by a full day-safari with picnic lunch en-route.
Alternatively you can join one or two half-day excursions, perfect if you feel like lazing around for an afternoon, simply admiring the views and colors which change by the hour. The choice is entirely yours.
Tsauchab River Lodge
The unique Tsauchab River Camp guest farm with its exclusive chalets and private camping sites is situated on the banks of the Tsauchab River, surrounded by the imposing Naukluft and Tsaris Mountains. The chalets are located 800m away from the reception and restaurant area. They are built on the bank of the Tsauchab River surrounded by nature. The accommodation comprises out of two spacious double bed chalets, three thatch roof chalets and one family chalet all with on-suite facilities. Spread alongside the Tsauchab River, nine exclusive camping sites with four additional exclusive camping sites under a grove of False Ebony trees at Naukluft View are available. Each camp site designed and located exclusively with a private tiled out bathroom facility (hot-water showers with flush toilets) together with an extra, unique, tree shower (hot water) and flushing bush toilet with a view!
BüllsPort Guest Farm
BuellsPort offers 6 luxury rooms and 8 standard rooms, all comfortable and spacious.
Dinner is served in the spacious dining room, which features a large glass sliding door which opens onto the patio and into the garden.
Experience peace and tranquillity in the garden under big palm trees and enjoy the sparkling swimming pool.
BuellsPort Camping site is offered to a group only. The site is 3Km's away from the guest farm locality, tugged away in the mountains, with sedan access. The campsite is equipped with 2 showers, (the water for the showers is heated up via a "donkey" - this is a boiler fired with wood, which can be bought in our shop), 2 flush toilets, 2 sinks for cleaning of cutlery and a lapa with roof for shadow.
Duwisib Guest Farm
Situated on the edge of the beautiful Namib Desert, this is your perfect stop over on your way to Sossusvlei, Luderitz or Fish River Canyon. The main attraction in the area is Duwisib Castle. The cosy and clean rooms will ensure a relaxing stay with views of the surrounding mountains.The campsites are well maintained and shaded by indigenous camethorn trees.
Duwisib Guest Farm offers rooms on Dinner, Bed & Breakfast basis as well as selfcatering units. The regular rooms are en-suite and offer a own veranda while the self-catering units are equipped with 2 to 4 double rooms 3 en-suite & 1 private bathroom, lounge & dining room, small kitchen with crockery,cutlery & gas cooker, outside BBQ facilities, 220 V power supply and bar fridge.