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“sossusvlei lodge”(57 reviews)
“self catering”(43 reviews)
“small pool”(20 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

This was absolutely the best place we stayed at during our 10 day Namibian roadtrip. The welcome we received on a dusty Thursday afternoon at reception was without a doubt the friendliest and most professional of our trip, and our tents were every bit as...More

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Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 10 January 2018

Dear Thunderboltz, Thank you for the excellent rating and review! Delighted that you enjoyed our pool, the fresh food on order service as well as the friendly service you received! We are looking forward to welcome you back during your next visit to Sossusvlei! Best...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

In the middle of the desert watching the starry sky is an true adventure. This is such an adventure that you don’t want to leave. Relax and enjoy as this is a once in a lifetime experience. Have a meal at the oasis lodge

Thank Leo B
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 19 December 2017

Dear Leo, Thank you for the wonderful review! Glad you loved the starry skies, the meals at Sossusvlei Lodge and the entire experience! We are looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Desert Camp Team

Reviewed 15 November 2017

PROs + close to entrance to Sossusvlei + friendly and welcoming staff + nice swimming pool and bar area + excellent breakfast and dinner (served at Sossusvlei Lodge) CONs - tents need a makeover and due to the windy night, it was very loud and...More

Thank eurostar89
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 16 November 2017

Dear Eurostar, Thank you for the great rating! Glad you enjoyed our location, the friendly service you received from our staff, the pool and bar area, the sundowner tour as well as the excellent breakfast and dinner at Sossusvlei Lodge. We are renovating Desert Camp...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Spent two nights here as part of a small group overland trip with Sunway Safaris. As such we self catered from a purpose built group kitchen but each permanent tent has a well equipped kitchen with fridge and a bbq. Loved the tent and sorry...More

Thank Leeds73
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Leeds, Thank you for the excellent rating! Glad you loved our stunning views, the units, bar and pool area as well as the group boma area. Looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Desert Camp Team

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Wow is the only word. Sossusvlei was a top 10 bucket list for me and it didn't disappoint. Nice pool to cool in in the afternoons. Rooms had everything you needed. I was actually disappointed it did have wifi as it meant ppl sat on...More

Thank NikkiMcN500
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Nikki, Thank you for the excellent rating and review! Delighted you enjoyed our equipped rooms and the pool! Great to read that you loved the nature that surrounds you :-) We are looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Desert Camp Team

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FlossPortElizabeth
14 March 2017|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Dear Floss, Yes it is advisable to pre book your dinner (taken at Sossusvlei Lodge 4km from Desert Camp). You can also order fresh food supplies for self-catering from our reception (before 16:30) to enjoy a 'braai' at... More
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PooleSandy
13 October 2016|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Dear Sandy, You can enjoy Breakfast at our Sossusvlei Lodge restaurant about 4km away OR you can pre-order a breakfast basket to take with you on your self-drive excursion into the Park OR you can order from our... More
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Penny B
14 April 2015|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Hi Penny, Thank you for your request! Our cancellation policy is as follow - Cancellation period : Cancellation fee 16 to 30 days prior to arrival : 50% 11 to 15 days prior to arrival : 75% Less than 10 days prior to... More
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"There is gas station not far to buy some snacks etc, they only sell beer and soft drinks at the pool."
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"All chalets look the same with 2 three-quarter beds as well as a sleeper couch."
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"Book tent 201 right at the end of the row. It's the only unit with a/c!!!!"
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"Choose a room near the reception, as you'll have to walk in the dark to reach it, and there are snakes..."
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