Hoodia Desert Lodge, nr Sossusvlei

Hoodia Desert Lodge is a friendly family-run lodge situated 20 minutes drive from the entranceway to Sossusvlei, surrounded by spectacular mountain landscapes.

A shaded outside lounge area is the perfect place to relax and take in the views, and watch the small waterhole in front of the lodge which attracts zebra, oryx, kudu and warthog.

Hoodia features 11 thatched, partly tented chalets, all with a private shaded deck, indoor and outdoor showers, a generous bathtub, tea and coffee making facilities, a fridge and air conditioning.

Optional activities revolve around early morning guided drives to the dunes of Sossusvlei through the private gate on the Tsauchab River, as well as nature drives and walks on the private Kulala Wilderness Reserve.

Activities at Hoodia include exploring the spectacular towering dunes of Sossusvlei and Sesriem Canyon. A sundowner tour is also available to watch the sun set on the Namib Desert, whilst enjoying an ice cold drink.


  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Lounge area
  • Swimming pool
  • Small waterhole
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in the communal areas
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Optional Activities

The following are available from Hoodia Desert Lodge:

Sossusvlei and Sesriem Canyon (Full Day)
Located in the Namib-Naukluft National Park, Sossusvlei is Namibia’s most popular tourist attraction and boasts some of the highest sand dunes in the world reaching almost 400 metres. Visit this spectacular site on a guided tour. A highlight of the day is an exclusive lunch in the dunes with delicious food and ice-cold beverages including fine wines. After lunch, visit nearby Sesriem Canyon. Explore the canyon on foot before returning to Hoodia late afternoon.

Sundowner tour
Experience the tranquillity and magic of the Namibian sunset. Enjoy fine wines, traditional sundowner drinks and snacks at a private set up on a selected outlook point overlooking the Namib Desert.

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