Add to Favourites

Our Rating:

Price Guide:

Location:Sossusvlei, Namibia

Sossusvlei

Wolwedans Dunes Lodge

In parts of Namibia you tend to feel like an ill-prepared explorer just landed on Mars. To continue the fantasy, no small suspension of disbelief is required when you arrive at Wolvedans - a collection of lodges so serene, so natural, they could only be at home in the Namib Desert.

Wolwedans Dunes Lodge has nine luxurious shacks on stilts with corrugated iron roofs, roll-down canvas sides and enormous bathrooms. The views - available in abundance in every direction - are not of this earth. If you take your luxury and privacy a little more seriously than most, you can opt for the Mountain View Suite, which has nothing to do with the main lodge - if you so desire.

The main lodge is also on stilts and the lounges, dining rooms, library and wine cellar are surrounded by a platter of sun decks, verandahs and a swimming pool. The food has critics flying in from all corners smacking their chops in glee; the service and attention to detail are tempered only by a manic commitment to your personal privacy.

The pinnacle of luxury and seclusion lies in a small valley adjacent to the lodge and is called Wolwedans Private Camp. The villa has two suites and the same leather-bound luxury of Wolwedans Dunes Lodge. Choose to be left alone and fend for yourself in the kitchen; or you can opt for the Full Monty with a private chef and a personal safari.

Facilities

Full board accommodation; nine en suite chalets and one enormous suite; private verandahs; sundowner decks; lounges; open fireplace; wine cellar dining room; billiards; swimming pool

Activities

Scenic drives; nature walks; hot air ballooning; scenic desert flights; walking and hiking trails

Nature, the desert and the great big sky are the most important items on the agenda at Wolwedans. Your safaris are conducted by knowledgeable and passionate guides who will reveal the intricate details of an ancient living desert.

Similar Properties in Sossusvlei

Little Kulala Lodge

With an inverse proportion of size to luxury, Little Kulala is the flagship lodge of the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve near Sossusvlei.

Wolwedans Dune Camp

Wolwedans Dune Camp is a paired down, luxury camp on top of a large dune. Six tents are pitched on enormous wooden decks and the en suite bathrooms look out over the desert. The main lodge is comfortable and relaxed with sublime views at every turn.

Wolwedans Private Camp

While there is a colonial depth to Wolwedans Private Camp, there is also evidence of the new approach to the great African safari where environment assimilated into every feature of the safari lodge.

About Us

  • DanieDanie
  • EdwardEdward
  • WilmariWilmari
  • BiancaBianca
  • UlrikeUlrike
  • ChantelleChantelle
  • AshleeAshlee
  • BoniqueBonique
  • TessaTessa
  • JanineJanine
  • CarmenCarmen
  • AnjaAnja

“I highly recommend you use Namibia Tours & Safaris if you're planning a visit to this country. Great logistics, great value, really personal service. Very fun to work with!”

“I feel that Edward is honest, extremely helpful, and a true professional. I will recommend this company and Edward's expertise to anyone heading to Africa. A perfect trip!!”

“We had an 18-day private guided tour (Namibia, Botswana and Vic Falls) organised by the NTS team. Our consultant Wilmari was amazing both in preparation to and during our travel. Responsive, personable and diligent she put together an excellent itinerary.”

“Our fly-in safari was a life experience we treasure. The scenery, people and arrangements were all outstanding. Bianca of Namibia Tours & Safaris put together the trip of our dreams. We highly recommend her!”

“Namibia Tours and Safaris and their consultants are the best. Ulrike, our consultant, helped us over a 2 year period to plan our 4x4 Safari details. She had the patience of a saint and the insight and knowledge of a true local.”

“Chantelle did a fantastic job in organizing our self-drive trip through Namibia. Nothing was too much hassle and Chantelle was so helpful and responsive throughout the whole process.”

“Having tried to organise this trip myself I was very appreciative of the knowledge and support given by Ashlee who could not have been more supportive.”

“The organisation and response from the initial contact was fast and flawless thanks to Bonique our tour consultant. Her recommendations were perfectly tailored to our needs with a lot of foresight and local knowledge.”

“The service and help we got from Tessa was fantastic, as a result we had a tremendous trip and loved everything in Namibia.”

“Janine from NTS proposed us a great trip that suited our needs and wishes finding the right accommodation and great places. We had a wonderful stay and it was nice to meet with her in Swakop. Definitely recommend!”

“I have no words to express my gratitude to Carmen Scott and all the NTS team for their excellent work. Keep it up and all the best!”

“I cannot find any hassle or negative point for the organisation of this trip. Outstanding material, good accommodation, simply perfect. What a great company!”