Namib Desert Lodge

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The great Namib Desert Lodge in Namibia, Southern Africa, is located on the C 19, 60 km north of Sesriem. This unique safari lodge nestles at the foot of the 'fossilised' dunes of the protomorphic Namib.

Namib Desert Lodge is situated close to Sesriem, which is the gateway to famous Sossusvlei, the Lodge offers travellers an ideal starting point for an excursion to the highest dunes in the world.

Among tall palms and trees, this Lodge offers 65 en-suite rooms, a restaurant as well as an outdoor swimming pool. Guests staying at this lodge are invited to explore the surrounding areas or to relax naturally and enjoy the facilities.

Guests staying here are welcome to join a drive through the beautiful scenery or just admire gemsbok, oryx antelope and springbok at the nearby waterhole which is lit up at night.

The Namib Desert Lodge Sossusvlei main building and the chalets are spread along the foot of the 'fossilised' dunes of the ancient Namib. The restaurant and the bar as well as the open terrace, which provides spectacular views of the fossilised dunes and two swimming pools, await the guests.

Activities which are offered to guests staying at Namib Desert Lodge Lodge, which can be booked at the lodge only and are subject to availability.

  • Dune Drive: Guests staying here have the opportunity to discover the fossilised dunes, the red dunes above the plateau and the many other wonders of the Desert on this drive around the Gondwana Namib Park which takes approximately 2-3 hours.
  • Walking Trails: The many walking trails offer a chance to enjoy leisurely walks while enjoying the unique and spectacular landscape.

The Namib is characterised by pale green shrubs and trees located on the banks of dry rivers against the backdrop of red mountains of sand.

In the Gondwana Namib Park, which covers 100 km², the 'fossilised' dunes of the ancient Namib meet the active ones of the young Namib. To the west of this Desert in Southern Africa, many amazing dunes extend as far as the eye can see. To the east, vast plains reach out to distant mountains. 

Visitors have the unique opportunity to watch solitary gemsbok, springbok and ostrich on the plains. One can drive 60 km south to visit the Sesriem Canyon and close by Sossusvlei, which is home to one of the highest dunes in the world.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping

Facilities Available at Namib Desert Lodge

  • Hotel Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool

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FAQs about Namib Desert Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Namib Desert Lodge are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where about is Namib Desert Lodge located?
Namib Desert Lodge is located at the following location / address: Sossusvlei, Sesriem.