Desert Lodge


The Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge is located amidst the harsh but nevertheless strikingly beautiful private Namib Rand Nature Reserve which encompasses incredible 1,840 square kilometres.


The highly luxurious contemporary lodge is characterised not only by sophisticated comforts but possibly even more so by the far off horizon, infinite desert expanse and jagged mountain ranges.


A secluded getaway located far off the beaten track, the Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge features serene tranquillity beyond read more » comparison – bliss for body soul and mind.


The spectacular sunrises and sunsets against the striking background of the rough-faced Namib Desert are a display of natural beauty that words cannot do justice. However, from mysterious depths there springs water. The Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge’s pool draws upon this scarce supply.


A dip in the refreshing waters of the pool is literally: pure joy. The Mountain Lodge’s fine service ensures there are always soft towels at hand so you can dry off after a merry splash in the pool.


Of course, your palate is included in comprehensive concept to pamper the distinguished guest. The Namibian first-class chef makes this task his ambition. Served in the airy dining room, the African delicacies are an explosion of skilfully combined exotic flavours.


Start each of your precious days at the Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge with a sumptuous full English breakfast or the classic continental selection. At lunchtime, guests may choose between an exquisite buffet lunch and à la carte dishes.


Dinner is tongue-tantalising affair at the Mountain Lodge – every night, guaranteed. Lip smacking soups lay down the benchmark for a staggering variety of meat specialities and scrumptious desserts. You cannot help but anticipate dinner with you mouth watering uncontrollably.


The service is simply first-class, the attentive team striving to fulfil your every wish. The CC Africa lodge chain sets a standard and the Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge is there among the finest.


The well-stocked bar is opened day and night and serves not only refreshing soft drinks but also a large variety of fine wines, spirits and cocktails mixed to perfection. Just the right place to quench your desert thirst!


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Each of the Sossuvlei Mountain Lodge’s ten comfortably furnished desert suites is set among the foothills of a mountain. The view from the units is simply spectacular and reaches far out over the plains read more » to the distant rolling, orange-glowing sand dunes.


The luxurious suites have been optimised for the extremes of the desert climate. The cosy lounge features a fireplace to take the chill out of winter nights. On a hot day, however, the air-conditioning sends a refreshingly cool breeze through your desert hideaway.


The central living space is the extremely spacious combined lounge and bedroom which has been tastefully furnished and designed. The bathroom’s facilities include a separate shower and an exciting outdoor shower.


Choose a refreshing drink from your well-stocked mini bar and step outside onto your private terrace to enjoy the arresting panorama before you. It never ceases to fascinate!


Each suite sports an electronic safe and a CD player. The reception offers a telephone service for guests. Please note that no telephones are installed in the rooms. A laundry service has specialised on dedusting desert adventure wear.


The courtesy beverage bar next to the reception offers hot drinks and cold water around the clock. Perfect, if you have just come in from the desert’s heat or would like to enjoy a cup of coffee or tea with friends in the comfortable ambience.


Souvenirs, gifts and local arts and crafts may be bought at the Curio Shop. You will surely find tangible memory to take home with you. The Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge – those who cherish serene tranquillity infused with a touch of adventure have certainly come to the right place!


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The luxurious Sossusvlei Mountain Lodge is an ideal basis for discovering the gorgeous Namib Desert landscape – either by exploring it individually or accompanied by an experienced guide. Guided hikes read more » are being offered for those who would like to feel the sand crush beneath the feat, taking the time to focus on details.


Of course, a typical all-terrain vehicle excursion allows for a larger range and provides plenty of comfort. Adding the thrill of speed to the charm of the landscape, a quad bike tour is the most adrenaline pumping option to set off exploring.


Spend the nights star-gazing! With hardly any artificial lights anywhere in the vicinity and the dry, crystal-clear desert air, the conditions are perfect for observing the southern hemisphere’s awe-inspriring night sky panorama. Take a closer look through the observatory’s telescope!


A romantic hot air balloon flight above the desert’s harsh landscape is both highly recommendable and an experience you will forever treasure. It is a majestic feeling to ride the winds and look down onto the miniature world below.


The world-famous Sossuvlei sand dunes are located at approximately one hour’s driving time from the Mountain Lodge. Incidentally, these dunes rank among the world’s highest.


The dunes can be climbed year round and at any time of the day. While the climb is certainly strenuous, the determined visitor is rewarded with a magnificent view from the top out over the endless plains, rolling dunes and distant mountains.


The Sossusvlei Sand Dunes should be included in every Namibia itinerary, they are a highlight not to be missed. On the guest’s request, the Sossusvlei Lodge can arrange romantic catering services in the most exceptional settings – complementing the once in a livetime character of the experience.


How about an lavish champagne breakfast amidst the wildly romantic African bush? Or maybe a bush dinner served beneath zillions of sparkling stars above is your choice of the day? Start your day in the desert and breakfast at lone table in the Sossuvlei. You name it and the zealous service team will make it real.


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