Luxury Namibia Lodges & Camps
Our portfolio includes some of the best lodges in Namibia, ranging from classic, luxury, and good value for you to explore.
As we do not offer set departures, the lodges on your Namibia Safari can be completely tailored to your needs. So whether you want to live in the lap of luxury or just want a little pampering, we can plan the perfect accommodation for you. Check out your options here, or call our team for their suggestions.
Indicates: YZ star rating, the level of luxury that you’ll experience
Indicates: YZ price guide, ranging from value to high-end
Leylandsdrift Camp is located in central Kaokoland in northern Namibia and forms part of the renowned Schoeman’s Skeleton Coast flying safari. We believe it is one of the finest experiences available in Africa today.
Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp
Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp has a fabulous location in the northern part of the Palmwag Concession – it sits in a broad valley where two tributaries of the dry Hoanib River meet.
Serra Cafema is situated in the far north of Namibia on the Angolan border. It is one of the finest lodges in the country and one of our favourites in Africa.
Little Ongava is one of the country's most luxurious properties and the flagship property of the Ongava Reserve.
Ongava Tented Camp
Ongava Tented is one of three camps in the private Ongava Reserve and our favourite in its price bracket.
Ongava Lodge is one of three camps in the private Ongava Reserve, adjacent to the southern border of Namibia’s Etosha National Park.
Dolomite Camp is home to a wide range of wildlife. Endangered species such as black rhino and black-faced impala have been successfully bred here.
Okaukuejo Rest Camp
Established in 1957, Okaukuejo is the oldest rest camp in Etosha! Hugely popular due to its perfect position for game viewing, it offers stays to suit all budgets and is well equipped with its array of on-site facilities to cater to your every need.
Onguma Tented Camp
‘The place you don’t want to leave’, Onguma Tented Camp offers an exclusive and sophisticated approach to relaxation mixed with safari chic.
All in all, Mushara ranks pretty highly at YZ. The recent renovations have made quite an improvement to the property, bestowing plenty of character – and kids love having their own climbing frame!
Mushara Bush Camp
If you are searching for family friendly, Mushara Bush Camp is hard to beat. Their own swimming pool… their own playground… kids love it here! And the place is popular with solos too, due to its very welcoming atmosphere.
If you like a little luxury on safari, you will love Mushara Outpost! Certainly the most sophisticated of the Mushara properties, the Outpost has a fabulous location too. Highly recommended by YZ!
Onguma The Fort
Offering spectacular sunset views, the best in Namibia for certain, Onguma Fort is poles apart from anything else you will find on a safari trip in Africa.
Onguma Bush Camp
Onguma Bush Camp offers luxury and comfort with a smile – what is there not to like? Highly recommended by YZ!
Anderssons at Ongava
A fabulous little camp next to the famous Etosha N.P., Anderssons has just undergone a huge refurbishment! It includes the Ongava Research Centre and a photographic hide, and it has an admirable conservation and eco-tourism focus.
This eco-friendly property in the Etosha Central area offers luxury accommodation in a remote setting.
Villa Mushara is fabulous for travellers who like a little seclusion on holiday. Each villa has a very elegant and sophisticated atmosphere, guaranteeing a super stay here!
Onguma Treetop Camp
Onguma Tree Top Camp is named for its location within Onguma Game Reserve and its raised position into the tree line! Both the communal lodge and all guest units are set up on wooden stilts, lending an awesome adventurous feel.
Damaraland Camp is located in a large private reserve in the north of Damaraland, one of the best wilderness areas in Namibia.
Desert Rhino Camp
Located in northern Damaraland, Rhino Camp sits in the private Palmwag concession. This is one of the finest rhino viewing areas in Africa.
Kuidas Camp is booked as part of a Schoeman’s Skeleton Coast flying safari. They are some of the most adventurous camps in the country, and some of our favourites in Africa. In fact, they are contenders for best camp experience anywhere.
Etendeka Mountain Camp
Etendeka's walking safaris give a wonderful all-round introduction to its desert environment.
Mowani Mountain Camp
With its unusual landscape and vast surroundings, there is something special about Mowani Mountain Camp! While it may not have the lush surroundings of other camps, it certainly has enough to keep you busy – and you can be sure of a memorable stay.
Camp Kipwe offers top-notch accommodation and an excellent assortment of activities. A true phoenix from the ashes (Kipwe's main communal areas were burned down in 2012), well worth a visit if you are considering Damaraland!
Grootberg Lodge was built in 2005, with help from the local Khoadi/Hoas community. It is believed to be the first of its kind that is owned entirely by local people!
Doro Nawas Camp
The sandstone cliffs of Twyfelfontein and Aba-Huab Valley are majestic to view – and at Doro Nawas Camp you are right at the heart of both, with a glorious example of a community-inspired conservation lodge.
Twyfelfontein Country Lodge
The Country Lodge is an impressive property, excellent for checking out the best of Twyfelfontein!
Sorris Sorris Lodge
At YZ, we reckon Sorris Sorris has a lot to recommend it. Awesome location, gorgeous main areas, ace accommodation, exciting activities, super service… that’s a lot of boxes ticked!
Hobatere Lodge is situated within its own concession, so guests can check out a wealth of wildlife both on site and in the National Park.
Little Kulala Camp
Little Kulala overlooks a waterhole visited by animals such as gemsbok, jackal, aardwolf, and ostrich. Not only is it the most luxurious camp in Sossusvlei, but also the most expensive.
Wolwedans Boulders Camp
Wolwedans Boulders Camp is located in the private Namibrand Nature Reserve in south-west Namibia. The Namibrand region is very scenic; the desert here is a combination of red dune fields, granite mountains and gravel plains.
Wolwedans Dune Camp
Wolwedans Dune Camp is located in the private Namibrand Nature Reserve in southwest Namibia, a scenic desert area, made up of red dunes, gravel plains and granite mountains. There is also game, including recently re-introduced cheetahs.
Wolwedans Dune Lodge
Wolwedans Dune Lodge is located in the private Namibrand Nature Reserve in southwest Namibia, a scenic desert area, made up of red dunes, gravel plains and granite mountains. There is also some game, including recently re-introduced cheetahs.
Sossusvlei Desert Lodge
Rebuilt in 2019, this &Beyond property has retained its reputation as the most stylish and luxurious lodge in the Sossusvlei area – and perhaps in all Namibia! Desert Lodge is a fabulous base from which to explore Sossusvlei.
Sossus Dune Lodge
To see the Sossusvlei Dunes in the early hours of dawn is a very special experience. Dune Lodge is the only lodge where guests can do this.
Hoodia Desert Lodge
Owned and managed by Thomas and Henreza Becker, Hoodia Desert Lodge, named after a South African flowering cactus, was opened in 2008. At YZ, we love this stylish lodge, so well situated for all sorts of adventures!
Desert Homestead Lodge
Desert Homestead Lodge has something for everyone, from quiet time by the pool to quad biking through the dunes! A reliable all-rounder, receiving a big thumbs-up from YZ.
Desert Quiver Camp
At YZ, we have a lot of love for Desert Quiver Camp. With very comfy accommodation and an excellent assortment of activities on offer, this camp has loads of appeal!
Desert Homestead Outpost
At YZ, we really like the combo of luxury living and amazing activities! The balance at Desert Homestead Outpost is perfect, providing an oasis in the Namib.
Desert Camp is the perfect location for visitors who would like to take an exciting self-drive trip into Sossusvlei and the rest of the Namib Naukluft Park.
At YZ, we reckon Sossusvlei Lodge is pretty special! Location, accommodation, activities – all are truly first rate. Just get in touch with us to start planning your trip to Sossusvlei!
Okonjima Bush Camp
A stay at Okonjima Luxury Bush Camp presents a fantastic opportunity to get up close to Namibia’s large carnivores!
Erongo Wilderness Lodge
If you want an active stay in Namibia, including being close to nature and taking in some astonishing sights, YZ recommends Erongo Wilderness Lodge!
Okonjima Plains Camp
It was used as a cattle farm from the early 1920s until the 1970s, when it was purchased and run by established breeders Val and Rose Hassen. The Hassens continued to farm cattle until interest grew in Namibia as a tourist destination.
Pelican Point Lodge
Pelican Point Lodge is the renovated harbour control building adjacent to the lighthouse at Walvis Bay. The lighthouse was built in 1932 and stands at an impressive 35 metres!
At YZ, we reckon Villa Margherita is well placed to bring you the very best of Swakopmund! Whether you visit at the beginning of end of your safari, you are guaranteed an amazing time.
Cornerstone Guesthouse & Apartments
We recommend Cornerstone for travellers seeking a deluxe B&B in Swakopmund, while anyone looking for self-catering accommodation is well advised to consider any of the three apartments! Children are welcome, and there are accessible rooms.
Namib Guesthouse is located in a quiet suburb, near the centre of Swakopmund. With restaurants, leisure activities, gorgeous natural beaches, bistros, and the possibility of excitement in every direction, it is perfectly situated!
Fish River Lodge
Located within the 450 sq. km Canyon Nature Park, which forms part of the much larger Great Fish River Conservation Complex, the Lodge boasts breathtaking views and excellent access to the wildlife of the area!
The Elegant Guesthouse Windhoek
Elegant Guesthouse is situated in Klein Windhoek, a peaceful residential area. Effortlessly combining comfort and style, this bijou B&B is perfectly placed for guests to explore Namibia’s capital city!
Olive Grove Guesthouse
We reckon Olive Grove Guesthouse really has a lot to offer, perfectly placed for a city break before or after your safari. Highly recommended by YZ!
Situated in Klein, a lovely leafy suburb of Windhoek, is Villa Violet, a gem of a bed-and-breakfast whose hosts have a well-deserved reputation for being warm and welcoming! Guests stay here for a variety of reasons.
The Olive Exclusive Hotel
For a little luxury before or after safari, The Olive Exclusive is ideal. We love those individually designed suites! High marks from YZ.
The early explorer Sir Francis Galton is the inspiration behind the name of this quiet and comfortable guesthouse in the suburb of Eros in Windhoek. Only a 10-minute drive from the capital’s city centre, Galton House was opened in 2011.
Hilton Windhoek is situated in the centre of Namibia’s capital city and is perfect for travellers who are keen to experience all the local attractions! With a wide selection of suites and rooms, the hotel has something for everyone.
Strand Hotel Swakopmund
Strand Hotel Swakopmund is an excellent option for exploring this vibrant town, whether you are here for just a couple of days or a longer stay!
Sossus Under Canvas
This property provides comfortable accommodation within a spectacular setting! It’s highly recommended for travellers wishing to make a thorough exploration of the Namib Desert area.
This opulent property is an excellent option for stopovers as well as longer stays in Windhoek! Children of all ages are welcome, and wheelchair-accessible accommodation is available on request.
We recommend this hotel for travellers seeking a touch of grandeur for their Swakopmund stay! There’s no minimum age requirement, and accessible rooms are available on request.
Privately owned and operated, this chic B&B is very conveniently located for guests to explore Swakopmund and surrounds! Children of all ages are welcome, and wheelchair-friendly accommodation is available.
Hoanib Valley Camp
This new property is an excellent addition to the camps and lodges in the Hoanib area, providing superb accommodation and exciting activities! Children aged 6 years and over are welcome, and access for disabled persons is available on request.
Capturing the imagination of all who visit, this property offers shipwreck-style rooms and exhilarating things to do in the spectacular Skeleton Coast N.P. Children aged 6 years and older are welcome, and access for disabled persons is available.
This modern hotel is perfect for travellers seeking comfortable accommodation in Swakopmund, with good access to many local attractions. Children of all ages are welcome, and the accommodation includes one wheelchair-accessible room.
Etosha Safari Lodge
This great-value property is an excellent base from which to explore Etosha, on guided vehicle safaris or self-drives. Children of all ages are welcome, and access for disabled persons is available on request.
We recommend this property to travellers seeking deluxe accommodation in the Etosha region! Activities are available both in the park and in Safarihoek’s private reserve. Children of all ages are welcome, and there are two accessible chalets.
Etosha Aoba Lodge
This is a classic safari lodge in the Onguma Reserve, offering excellent accommodation options as well as exciting activities in both Onguma and Etosha National Park! Children aged 7 years and over are welcome.
//Huab Under Canvas
This camp is perfect for travellers seeking authentic wildlife and cultural experiences within the Damaraland region! Accommodation for families is available, and access for disabled persons is supplied on request.
If you are interested in exploring a spectacular desert region between Swakopmund and Usakos, this lodge comes highly recommended for you! Children of all ages are welcome, and accessible rooms may be made available on request.
The Elegant Farmstead
This characterful property provides a comfortable base from which to enjoy classic safari activities and cultural tours! Children of all ages are welcome, but they must be supervised at all times.
Old Traders Lodge
Offering a range of luxurious suites and a vast assortment of activities, Old Traders Lodge is an excellent option for travellers to Central Namibia! Children of all ages are welcome here.
Okutala Etosha Lodge
This property is perfect for travellers seeking good access into Etosha as well as plenty of activities at their lodge site! Children of all ages are welcome, and there are wheelchair-friendly rooms.
Epako Safari Lodge
This deluxe lodge property offers thrilling vehicle and walking safaris in its own reserve, as well as trips to Etosha, Walvis Bay, and Sossusvlei! All children are welcome, as long as they are well supervised.
Described as a Wellness Village, this property is fantastic for travellers seeking a very relaxing stopover or longer stay outside Windhoek! Children of all ages are welcome, and access for disabled people is available on request.
This brand-new property has already received some amazing feedback! Located on the prestigious Am Weinberg Estate, the hotel is beautifully designed and has stunning views over Windhoek from its sky deck.
Kwessi Dune Lodge
Scheduled to open on 1st March 2020, Kwessi Dune Lodge looks like a well-presented and well-run option within the highly scenic NamibRand Nature Reserve! However, for some travellers, it might prove a bit too far from the key sights of Sossusvlei.