Situated in the Namib Desert right at the entrance gate to the famous Sossusvlei and Sesriem Canyon.  Desert Lodge has breathtaking views of the uninterrupted horizons and rugged stony outcrops. It is the perfect oasis stop over destination to add to your Namibian itinerary and a great base from which to explore Sossusvlei. Despite the area being a premier tourist attraction, Surrounded by vast, endless spaces and awe-inspiring dunes the lodge blends in perfectly, bearing testament to the ingenuity of environmentally-considerate design.

There are 45 units designed to blend into the surrounding desert landscape. They are air-conditioned with canvas roofs and adobe-style plaster walls.  There are 3 family units with inter-leading doors and there are 3  wheelchair friendly units

You can arrange your excursions  through the Adventure Centre.  Experiences in the Sossusvlei area include hot air ballooning, quad biking, climbing the dunes, guided  drives, bush dinners, archery and star gazing.

After an eventful day, guests are invited to take a cooling dip in the sparkling pool, or relax under the shady trees in the Acacia beer garden. The al fresco restaurant offers great views over Elim Dune and  the floodlit waterhole where guests can have dinner while watching oryx, springbok, jackal, ground squirrel and hyena.

During the day guests are invited to explore this unique desert environment in open viewing vehicles along with an experienced guide. These nature drives head out in the early morning and late afternoon offering guest the experience of varied terrain, desert fauna, mysterious fairy circles and a diverse array of wildlife.

Explore the surrounds on foot with a fascinating dune walk, or on quad bikes, where an expert guided will lead you on an adventure along established quad bike trails. Photographic safaris are also available, where guests can capture memories that will last a lifetime.

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Superior Units

The Superior Units at Sossusvlei Lodge features a patio to enjoy the magnificent views over the Desert landscapes and a spacious air-conditioned bedroom featuring twin beds. In addition there is a corner couch, refreshment area with tea and coffee making facilities, fridge, luggage space, in-room safe and a complimentary turn-down service. Each of the stylish en-suite bathrooms is equipped with a comfortable corner bathtub, spacious shower, toilet and double vanity.Two of the Superior Rooms are designed to be handicapped and wheelchair friendly featuring no steps and are equipped with wider doors. Handles have been fitted in the bathroom and the shower has an open design for easier access.

Standard Family Units

The Standard Family Units feature two rooms back to back connected by a lockable inter-leading door between the two private bathrooms. Each unit consist of a patio to enjoy views over the Desert landscapes and an air-conditioned bedroom featuring twin beds, corner couch, refreshment area with tea and coffee making facilities, fridge, luggage space, in-room safe and a complimentary turn-down service. The en-suite bathroom is equipped with a spacious shower, vanity and toilet.

Junior Suite

The Junior Suite ensures privacy and tranquillity with a fantastic view of the surrounding desert plains. The Suite consists of a spacious air-conditioned bedroom with a luxurious queen-size bed, an adjacent living area and a private terrace boasting a small splash pool and comfortable seating to fully take advantage of the unsurpassed views extending over the Desert landscapes. In addition there is an elegant bathroom with walk-in shower, separate toilet, double vanity and a freestanding feature bath underneath a skylight to admire the star studded skies whilst taking a relaxing bath. Amenities include a refreshment area with tea and coffee making facilities, fridge, spacious closet, comfortable couch, safe and a complimentary turn-down service.