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Moon Mountain Lodge is an ultra-luxury tented lodge ideally located at the foot of the Naukluft Mountains. Large, airy rooms offer all the comforts of a luxury hotel suite with infinite views from your bed or private splash pool. The lodge is situated 56km from Sesriem — the gateway to Sossusvlei, home to the world’s highest dunes and close to the quaint little village of Solitaire. Moon Mountain Lodge offers 17 accommodation units each with a private plunge pool. Rooms offer spectacular views of the adjacent mountain ranges or desert landscape. In addition, each unit is individually decorated. The Executive Suites feature detached private bathrooms. Bathrooms include separate deep soaking bathtubs, double sinks and handled showers with rainfall shower heads. Our fully-licensed Cosmos Bar serves drinks throughout the day and is adjacent to a large deck overlooking the desert plains and Petrified dunes in the distance.
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Rooikop Airport194 km
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We stayed here for 2 nights as it was only 40 minutes drive from the sand dunes of Sossusvlei. The road to get there from either direction is a gravel road so it wasn’t the easiest of drives. The lodge is on the side of a hill , so you can see it well before you get there.
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My wife and I stayed at this marvelous lodge for 2 nights. We used it as a jumping off point to drive to Sossusvlei.
Nicholas Pienaar built this lodge over a 2 year period as a luxury tented lodge into the side of a small mountain. It was fabulous accommodation and the food –
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I stayed at this hotel/tent, some accommodations are further from the main lobby than others, but nothing unacceptable. the views are great, some animals at a distance by a water hole. The interiors are very comfortable. There is a hot tub nicely located next to the room entrance
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Stayed here for 1 night as part of our tour package. This place blew me away - wondrous views of the great plains and mountains in the distance. We saw a couple of oryxes by the waterhole from the viewing point. Definitely a welcome view after a long drive from the airport. Loved
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What a great experience it was to stay at Moon Mountain Lodge. Food was great, and staff were really friendly. Large bed was really comfy. We were quite apprehensive about the room having no lock, but everything was fine. We locked all valuables in our cases. Had no issues at all
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Response from Frans d, Public Relations Manager at Moon Mountain Lodge
Responded 09 Oct 2018
Dear Alka, We appreciate your review and honesty. It was a pleasure hosting you at Moon ML! There are unfortunately guests who do not always understand the difficulty of running a lodge in a challenging environment with circumstances that are not always favorable. We are in Africa and Namibia is still a unique destination, we hope you will return one day again to come and enjoy the stars and our hospitality. Happy travels
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Hi. How much is the trip into deadvlei/ sesriem canyon if booked through the lodge. What time does it depart/get back? Thanks
We stayed at the lodge in November. They weren't doing the trip the deadvlei any more. We drove there ourselves. Takes about 40 mins each way.
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Hi, If my partner and I would like to do the hot balloon safari and see deadvlei and dune 45, will 1 night here be enough? Thanks.
I am not sure only because usually the hot air balloon rides go up early in the morning so you would probably get there the night before. My concern is where are you going to next, how far will you need to travel. Reason is there isn't much there in that area of Namibia, very few stops where you can get gas, etc. It is such an awesome place, hope you have a great time. (PS I don't think you would need more than 4-6 hours there, do you plan on climbing one of the dunes? consider time for that)
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A mediados de agosto, mi mujer y yo, vamos a hacer la Ruta del Okavango y uno de los hoteles donde vamos a estar es ese. Aunque mi pregunta, después de leer todas la opiniones, no es ya sobre el hotel. ¿Podríais decirme que tipo de vestimenta nos aconsejáis? Ya que no podemos llevar mucho peso en las maletas. Gracias
Dear Carlos, sorry for the delay in answering your question. You are welcome to bring light clothing that is easy to pack. There is no formal dress code at Moon Mountain Lodge. Something warm for the cool mornings and evenings. The rest of the day is moderate to hot.
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Ciao, siccome mi sto organizzando per andare a Sossusvlei e considerando che il lodge dista un'oretta da Sesriem, per la colazione come sono organizzati? A che ora si può usufruire? E semmai preparano anche una colazione da portarsi via?
Ciao, a noi la mattina che siamo usciti prima dell'alba hanno fornito la colazione al sacco. Buon viaggio!
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Boa Noite Alguém me pode indicar a melhor forma de chegar de windhoek até aqui sem ser a conduzir? Obrigado, Luciano
"Ask if the hot tub us working and how to use it. also how far of a walk is your room, you decide"
"The suites are much lower down the mountain, go for the luxury suites higher up"
"Bungalow 8 was Nice located, but private pool was almost on back side of balcony."
"Request room near the main building if you will struggle walking the paths are steep and unlit at light"
"Best views from Room #1. This is also the most secluded room"
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PRICE RANGE
US$196 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
NamibiaKhomas RegionSolitaire
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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