It is surrounded by sensational views across stark plains, ancient valleys and the stunning ochre-purple peaks of the Brandberg Mountains.
Ten large ensuite, adobe-style thatched units are raised off the ground, each with a walk-in dressing area and a large deck on which to sit and contemplate the desert. The spacious living area comprises a dining area, and swimming pool. New technology combined with ancient knowledge has produced an eco-friendly yet high-performance design in this unique camp. An open campfire and outdoor ‘boma’ are enjoyed during calm evenings and stargazing is superb, thanks to the crystal-clear night skies. The spacious, thatched open living area features a restaurant and bar complete with a fireplace. An open fireplace under the stars is often where evening meals are served. There is also a small library and curio shop.
Adobe-style thatched raised units
Open all year
Activities include nature drives and walks during which guests can see species such as desert-adapted elephant, gemsbok, kudu and springbok, and black rhino as well as rare succulent plants. Further afield, ancient rock art and the Petrified Forest are just some of the geological wonders in the area.
Here varied activities abound with nature drives searching for the desert-adapted wildlife, sundowner drives, guided walking safaris including scorpion walks, cultural visits, boma dinners and interesting discussions on ecology, environment and desert adapted elephants.