The Mount Etjo Safari Lodge is located in the heart of Namibia's Okonjati Game Reserve, surrounded by a beautiful conservation area with 8,000 animal species and an impressive birdlife variety. One of the first private Game Reserves established in Namibia and founded by world-renowned conservationist Jan Oelofse. “Etjo”, means a place of refuge. Experience wildlife activities to create memories of a lifetime and enjoy the natural surroundings of the Okonjati Game reserve whilst enjoying world-class cuisine and luxurious accommodation.
In 1989 Mount Etjo Safari Lodge is where the Declaration towards Namibia's Independence was signed, so holds great historical importance for the people of Namibia. (The Mount Etjo Declaration).
Take a walk to see the dinosaur footprints which are believed to date from the Triassic age and around 230 Million years old. Have an experience of feeding the Cheetahs allowing you to get close to the fastest land animal on earth, or watch the lions dine as the sunsets from the permanent blind structure. Each experience allows you to get amazing photo opportunities and appreciate these beautiful cats living on the reserve. Visit the Mount Etjo school and see how the school inspires the leaders of the future.
With accommodation options from the amazing 24/7 wildlife viewing Villa to luxurious suites to smaller single bedrooms. The Villa is the crown of Mount Etjo Safari Lodge positioned on the island, with spectacular 180-degree views of the adjacent waterhole where the African animals come to regularly quench their thirst. The Villa offers exclusivity, privacy, and total luxury with an extra-special ambience, a private swimming pool, a mini-bar, satellite television, a spacious lounge, two king-size beds, private dining facilities and a personal chef available on request; offering an exceptional opportunity for all-day wildlife-viewing from the comfort of the most superior space available.