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    Desert Camp

    Farm on D826 | Maltohöhe District, Sossusvlei, Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia
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    • Excellent59%
    • Very good34%
    • Average5%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “self catering” (43 reviews)
    “small pool” (18 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 270 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We only camped for one night, but it was great. The personal bathrooms with piping hot water, nicely done bathroom, washing up facilities, electricity and concrete slab all made for a comfortable experience. The convenience shop was also really well stocked and truly convenient. For...More

    Thank TravellerOnAMission
    Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the great rating and review of our Sossus Oasis Camp Site! Glad you enjoyed the private facilities, the hot water as well as the nearby convenience store. We are looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Sosus Oasis Team

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This camp is close to sossusvlei main entrance and sossusvlei lodge. You either cook your own meal in the little outside kitchen and braai or dine at sossusvlei lodge 4km away. Nice service is that you can order a full braai at the camp which...More

    Thank Joost T
    Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Joost, Thank you for the excellent rating and review! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the accommodation, bathroom, pool and bar area as well as the fresh food on order service! We are looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Desert...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    You are practically staying inside the National Park at Desert Camp, yet despite the fact that Sesreim can become very crowded with tourists, we felt as though we had the wilderness entirely to ourselves. Our tented lodging was very comfortable and luxurious and provided incredible...More

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    Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Johna, Thank you for the excellent rating and review! We are delighted that you enjoyed our location, the comfortable units, the starry nights, the friendly service you received and of course the dinner buffet at our Sossusvlei Lodge. We are looking forward to welcome...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We enjoyed a friendly welcome and checked in into a tentlike clean room Restaurant and breakfast are 5km away at the Sossusvlei Lodge. Our first night was frosty - bitter cold in fact. Good I've broughtmy own sleeping bag. The second night was a stormy...More

    Thank CThorer
    Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear CThorer, Thank you for your review. Our apologies that the weather didn't play along with your visit. We are upgrading our units to built one's in 2018 which will be more sturdy during storms. Best wishes and safe travels, The Desert Camp Team

    Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed two nights to drive into Sossusvlei very early before the sunrise (Park opens at sunrise). The Desert Camp is self-catering, but you are welcome to visit the Sossusvlei Lodge's Restaurant (you need to drive there). We decided to have a braai (BBQ). The...More

    Thank Lisann L
    Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 5 July 2017

    Dear Lisann, Thank you for the wonderful review! Glad you enjoyed the spacious room, the fresh food on order service, the views and the roaming wildlife. We are looking forward to welcome you back during your next visit to Sossusvlei! Best wishes, The Desert Camp...More

    Le Mirage Resort & Spa
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    Betesda Lodge & Camping
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    Rostock Ritz Desert Lodge
    320 reviews
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$115 - US$401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Namibia >
    • Khomas Region >
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    • Sossusvlei
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    Traveller (367)
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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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