Our curated accommodation in Sossusvlei sorted by popularity ranking
Farm style hospitality, horse trails and excursions to Sossusvlei. Desert Homestead Lodge, a string of well-spaced thatched chalets, offers a comfortable stay in the Namib Desert.
Desert Homestead Outpost is the more upmarket option to Desert Homestead Lodge, on the same reserve. In the distance the dunes of Sossusvlei. The drive, 30km to the entrance gate at Sesriem.
Their sundowner viewpoint and their Sossusvlei excursion second to none. Offering personal service at a standard we admire, Hoodia Desert Lodge is a luxury stay in a setting that leaves you equally in awe.
Right on the doorstep of the Sossusvlei dunes at the entrance into the park. Sossusvlei Lodge is one of the best located lodges in the area. Book an activity with their activity centre or explore yourself, you are that close.
On the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve you’re overlooking the park and home to the red dunes of Sossusvlei. Kulala Desert Lodge has a private entrance into the park and family-friendly tented chalets.
Well located to the main attraction in the area, Sossusvlei - the neatly thatched, yellow grass huts look out over the vast and endless desert landscape. Luxury and pure tranquillity await you.
Le Mirage Desert Lodge and Spa appears as a palace in the middle of nowhere. Beyond the old stone walls an oasis in the Namib Desert.
Inside the Sossusvlei Park, Dead Valley Lodge is a luxury tented lodge that much closer to Sossusvlei and its namesake, Dead Vlei.
Sossus Oasis Campsite is one of the nicest and neatest campsites in the area and it’s as close as you can get to the Sesriem Gate and entrance into the park to Sossusvlei if you aren’t staying inside.
Little Kulala is a luxury safari lodge in the privately-owned Kulala Wilderness Reserve near Sossusvlei in the Namib Desert.
Desert Hills Glamping Camp is exactly what it says; a pretty snazzy tented camp with the luxuries of an en-suite, a comfortable bed and WiFi in the Namib Naukluft National Park, south of Namibia.
Although you might not quite call it elegant in its appearance, The Elegant Desert Lodge belongs to The Elegant Collection. It is a comfortable lodge option on a farmland about 40km from Sesriem.
Little Sossus Lodge is a combination of basic lodge and decent campsite about about half an hour from the entrance to the Sossusvlei park in the Namib Desert.
Skewed A-frame rustic chalets at Desert Quiver Camp offer a spacious and comfortable stay with the option to self-cater. It’s either a luxury camping experience or a back-to-basics lodge. You decide.
At Namib Desert Lodge, your view is of million year old fossilised red sand dunes. Your accommodation is comfortable and you are only 60 km from the entrance to the famous Sossusvlei.
Desert Camp makes one remember why basics are all you need in a setting as beautiful as this. Comfortable chalets, vast desert views, a pool and you’re only 5km from the entrance gate at Sesriem into the park.
One of only two campsites inside the Sossusvlei Park, Sesriem Oshana Campsite is the newer, nicer campsite and offers the same exclusive, early-bird departure into the dunes.
Agama Lodge has a home-made look and feel with the added fun of an infinity pool, a lively restaurant or a night under the stars.
Unique. Elegant. The Desert Grace is a marvel of architecture and design with character and luxury in balance. Attention to detail and a view out over the desert landscape.
A paired down annexe of the more formal Elegant Desert Lodge, The Elegant Desert Eco Camp is almost a camp-out under the stars and one seriously peaceful place.
Rostock Ritz Desert Lodge between the Skeleton Coast and Sossusvlei is a convenient stopover with hut-shaped bungalows, beautiful hiking trails and open views of the Namib Desert landscape.
Tsauchab River Camp is spread over 15km along the river. A farm with chalets and camping, 30km from the Naukluft Park and 70km from Sesriem Canyon, the entrance to Namibia’s spectacular Sossusvlei.
Beneath the trees along the Tsauchab River, you’ll find a peaceful spot to camp. Hauchabfontein Campsite is hidden and quiet, away from the masses and yet still close enough to explore Sossusvlei and the Namib Naukluft.
An under-the-stars experience in the Namib Naukluft Park. From your chalet, watch gemsbok traverse the endless red sand dunes by day and observe the dark southern skies and the Milky Way by night.
Roughly an hour from the entrance to view the famous sand dunes of Sossusvlei, We Kebi Safari Lodge is a place of tranquillity and comfort. Great value. A luxury stay at a standard rate.
Solitaire features only a restaurant, a petrol station with a well-known bakery to these parts, a few old cars, cactuses and Solitaire Country Lodge. The ideal stop en-route between Sossusvlei and the Skeleton Coast.
One of only two campsites inside the restricted area to Sossusvlei at the Sesriem gate. You are that much closer to the dunes and you’ll be there before the crowds.
Inside the restricted area of Sossusvlei at Sesriem, Sossus Dune Lodge sees your rondavel looking right out into the park. Be one of the first to reach the dunes at sunrise.
A remote desert lodge in the Namib Desert on the edge of the Namib-Naukluft National Park. This is central Namibia.
In the Tsaris Mountains of southern Namibia, Zebra River Lodge is a comfortable farmhouse accommodation in a canyon of the Naukluft Mountains. Farm style food, genuine hospitality and endless hiking trails await you.
South of Solitaire, Namib Naukluft Lodge is a string of rooms overlooking the oldest desert in the world. A simple getaway with a pool.
The vast and endless view from Moon Mountain Lodge is easily one of the most impressive in the south. Perched atop the Naukluft Mountains, you’re only 50km away from Sossusvlei.
Bullsport Guest Farm Campsite is classic Namibia: acacia trees, windswept sand, big rocky mountains and blue-blue sky giving way to a starry wonder.
Inside the Gondwana Park, not all that far from Sossusvlei, Desert Whisper is a hideaway retreat. A luxury pod with endless panoramic views and nothing else to see but the beauty of the desert landscape. All alone the wonder is all yours.
Naukluft Campsite may be basic, but for its location at the foothills of the Naukluft Mountains just east of Solitaire, it’s a winner. Go find the waterfall. This spot is known for its hikes and trails.
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