Namibia is a coffee-table picture book come to life! Crashing surf along the wild Atlantic coast collides with the world’s oldest desert and its colossal, copper-colored dunes. Indigenous tribes, such as the Himba, follow a traditional lifestyle that has remained virtually unchanged for centuries.
Flocks, schools, herds, pods, prides, and packs of wildlife defy the odds and elements by thriving in an unforgiving environment that leaves a thread-thin margin for error. Images of Namibia will linger in your memory long after your safari ends.
In various destinations around the world, we have highlighted examples of exceptional accommodations that set new standards for aesthetics and responsible tourism. These properties reflect our own company values by emphasizing community involvement and the preservation of cultural heritage, protection of natural resources, and sustainability, both in practice and design. They also combine outstanding comfort and service, natural beauty, and functionality. Where you stay along the way can greatly enhance any journey. Options abound, but these are some of our favorites.
Straddling the Palmwag Conservancy area and the iconic Skeleton Coast National Park, this camp is one of the most luxurious and remote in the country. You will be introduced to this extremely vulnerable ecological area with its unusually wide range of wildlife. The opportunities for wildlife viewing are equally matched by any place in the country and your surroundings will blow your mind.
Overlooking the beautiful Etosha Pans, you will be greeted by the wildlife, Camel Thorn trees, and one of the most beautiful sunsets in the country. From the classic African feel, to Moroccan and Indian flavors, you will be enchanted. The Fort is one of a kind. Sounds perfect, no?
Situated at the gate of the Namib Naukluft Park, Sossusvlei Lodge has direct access to the incredible red sand dunes that make this landscape one in a million. While sticking to strict environmental and sustainable practices, the level of luxury will not disappoint. Explore the abundance of unique wildlife and scenery, that can only be found in Namibia.
What seems like a dream come to life, Namibia will not disappoint. From the iconic red sand dunes, that show off their wonder best at dawn and dusk, to a harbor town with adventure-junkie level activities and ending with an explosion of wildlife nestled within a national park.
If taking in a city influenced by the Germans, to enjoying one of the least light-polluted places on the planet is not enough, you can enjoy iconic red sand dunes, the largest and most important concentration of rock art in Africa, and one of the top private game reserves in the region.