Klein Aus Vista Hotel

Klein Aus Vista


Individualists and adventurers listen up! The exceptional and radiantly beautiful Klein Aus Vista Hotel is situated in southern Namibia and belongs to the celebrated Gondwana Desert Collection.


To be more precise, the boutique lodge hides amidst the rugged splendour of the Aus Mountains, approximately four kilometres west of the village Aus and 125 kilometres from Luderitz.


The Klein Aus Vista Hotel is not only perfect for a convenient stopover en route to or from Luderitz but also a magnificent read more » destination for nature and hiking enthusiasts.


Words can hardly do the lodge’s unique atmosphere justice. Serene tranquillity, infinite wide open spaces and stunning remoteness are the dominant characteristics. The Klein Aus Vista is the complete opposite of everyday life and bliss for the soul. Kick back and loose yourself in the stirring magnificence of a desert sunset.


Those who seek ultimate relaxation for body, mind and soul have come to the right place. The reception is located in the Desert House Inn. Needless to say, the sophisticated restaurant underpins the hotel’s grace with culinary highlights.


A timber viewing platform is the perfect setting to enjoy the arresting scenery in all comfort. Featuring a cosy fireplace, the elegant lounge is a popular meeting point and suited to while away a few hours reflecting on a desert day filled with new impressions.


On a cold winter night, the fire is lit and radiates its snug heat, a hot drink chasing away the last of the winter’s chill. The well-stocked Wild Horse Bar’s friendly ambience is perfect for meeting the other guests and to exchange holiday experiences.


You will find everything you could wish for at the Klein Aus Vista Hotel, even a sundeck to let the strong desert sun caress you skin at these high altitudes.


For all those who would like to spend their holiday in an individual, exceptional and natural style, the Klein Aus Vista is a gift from heaven and more than just accommodation!


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The Klein Aus Vista’s modern guesthouse the Desert Horse Inn accommodates four spacious double rooms, each with a generous bathroom.


The guesthouse owes its name to the previous tenants. In the past, read more » the nowadays luxurious and lovingly restored rooms were horse stables.


Those who prefer serene solitude are well advised to consider the remote Eagle’s Nest. Even though it belongs to the Klein Aus Vista Lodge, the Eagle’s Nest is located fifteen minutes away.


Nestling again the granite rock, eight quaint stone bungalows accommodate the distinguished guests. Needless to say, that every unit features its private bathroom.


The stirring atmosphere of the remote and rugged setting more than makes up for what the bungalows might lack in extravagant comforts.


A small kitchen allows you to self-supply should you wish to do so. However, the highlight of your bungalow is certainly the terrace commanding a breathtaking view out over the rough-faced landscape stretching out as far as the eye can see.


On your request, the Desert Horse Inn can prepare breakfast and barbecue packages for you to take back to your bungalow. A breakfast on your terrace just shortly after sunrise or a barbecue under the brilliantly sparkling copula of the desert night sky … a wildly romantic experience!


The comfortably furnished lounge, which even includes a fireplace, turns the Eagle’s Nest into a cosy hideaway. The walls were constructed entirely with natural stones and infuse the ambience with an adventurous streak.


You are looking for a full-thrill adventure and welcome the opportunity to self-supply? Then the Geisterschlucht cabin is your first choice. The cabin feature two rooms with bunk beds, a cosy lounge and fully equipped kitchen.


The toilet and the shower are located separately outside the cabin. The Geisterschlucht cabin’s exciting setting amidst a remote valley deep in the mountains lends this rather basic accommodation a flair that is as adventurous as it is exclusive.


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The Klein Aus Vista Lodge is an ideal basis for exploring Namibia’s fascinating South or to simply unwind, enjoying the spectacular panorama.


Especially nature enthusiasts will be thrilled by the read more » range of nature based activities the Klein Aus Vista offers. One of the most exciting excursions takes you to the Karoo Desert, famous for its succulent plants, in the Gondwana Sperrgebiet Rand Park.


Other highlights of the trip are the soaring Koichap Dunes and the nearby Camel Thorn forest in the dry Koichap riverbed. You might also encounter some to the infinite desert’s inhabitants. The elegant eland is frequently spotted as are the wild desert horses.


The climb up the Dikke Willem volcano crater is strenuous but highly rewarding and unforgettable. Not to worry, the volcano is not active anymore but still sports the remains of a heliograph station dating back to World War One.


Having conquered the summit, you are rewarded with a magnificent 360 degree view of the endless, rugged terrain stretching out below as far as the eye can see. A spectacular sight enhanced by the feeling of being on top of the world!


The ambitious hiker can choose between a large variety of trails, destinations and programs. Everything from an easy day hike to a challenging but scenic four day program can be arranged. However, if you are not the kind of person that believes that sore legs are proof of having accomplished something, there are many other options.


The Klein Aus Vista Lodge keeps a number of well-trained, sweet-tempered horses for horseback excursions. Ride into the desert sunset, the setting easily competing with even the most romantic western’s finishing scene.


The romantic flair of a desert sunset can also be enjoyed in fine style and good comfort on one of the memorable sunset drives. It is an inspiring sight to watch the sinking sun dip the land into vivid shades of red and gold.


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