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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
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  • Terrible1%
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“self catering”(45 reviews)
“sossusvlei lodge”(57 reviews)
“small pool”(20 reviews)
Public Wifi
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Poolside Bar
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed here as part of a group tour and we liked it a lot. The location is beautiful and the houses were really comfortable and clean. The service and staff was very nice and helpful. I would really recommend this place to anyone.

Thank GenjiG
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 2 days ago

Dear Genji, Thank you for the excellent rating and recommendation! Glad you enjoyed our location, the comfortable houses and the service you received from our staff! Looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Desert Camp Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The camp is very nice. Even though we expected a tent, we got a two bed house. Because the camp is self catering, a tiny kitchen is attached to the cabin. It is a pity that the staff did not inform us about the option...More

Thank Taco W
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Taco, Thank you for the wonderful rating. Glad you enjoyed our self-catering accommodation as well as the breakfast and dinner at our nearby Sossusvlei Lodge. Our website and all communications clearly indicates what you can expect and also advise on the option of getting...More

Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Desert camp and Desert Quiver camp are owned by the same group than the Sossusvlei lodge and are on the same site but separated by a little hill. Desert camp is the older one. We were lodged at the desert camp which is farer from...More

Thank Nico-et-Cie
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 5 July 2018

Dear Nico, Thank you for the wonderful rating and review! Glad you enjoyed our great beds, the bathroom, roaming wildlife as well as the dinner at our nearby Sossusvlei Lodge! Looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Desert Camp Team

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The rooms were lovely, the views were spectacular and we were so close to the park entrance that we were able to sleep later and still arrive before some of the people we met on tours who stayed at other accommodations. It would have been...More

Thank K-Chewy
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 26 June 2018

Dear K-Chewy, Thank you for the excellent rating and review! Delighted that you enjoyed our location, the walking trail and the service you received. It is quite a daunting task to provide wi-fi because of our remote location, but we do provide wi-fi at our...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed in this lovely desert hotel this past weekend. We were greeted with cold juice and hand towel to refresh ourselves. The staff is impeccable ~ most especially Rose, Helena, Hettie and Clive. They all truly went out of their way to make us...More

Thank Pamela B
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Desert CampResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Pamela, Thank you for the wonderful rating and kind compliments to our staff! Delighted that you enjoyed the welcome, the views at sunset as well as the service you received! Providing wifi in die middle of the Desert is quite daunting as we are...More

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US$121 - US$351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"All rooms are good"
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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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