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  • Terrible1%
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“game meat”(46 reviews)
“stir fry”(22 reviews)
“dinner buffet”(23 reviews)
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Air Conditioning
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4 Star Hotel
Situated at the Entrance Gate to the Namib Naukluft Park, Sossusvlei Lodge offers direct access to the towering red sand dunes, the famous pan of Sossusvlei, the scorched black trees of Dead Vlei and the remarkable depths of the Sesriem Canyon. The individual accommodation units at...
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Gate to Sossusvlei entrance Namib Desert, Sesriem 6900, Namibia
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Reviewed 21 March 2013

Hi yet another wilderness trip This lodge is great. Quite a drive to get there, but well worth it Food excellent, beer very cold (necessity!), staff very friendly, very clean Rooms very comfortable, with good water pressure and nice beds and general great setup Internet...More

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Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 28 March 2013

Dear k91181-1, Thanks for your fantastic review! We are very happy you enjoyed the rooms, food, friendly staff and the very cold beer! Looking forward to welcome you back at Sossusvlei Lodge! Best wishes, The Sossusvlei Lodge Team

Reviewed 16 March 2013

What can I say other that this stay was perfect. The place is awful and very luxurious. Rooms are vast with ample space. Well equipped with en-suite bathrooms. Bedroom is under canvas. Really special. Very clean. Very friendly people as well as serviceable. As for...More

Thank B265
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 28 March 2013

Dear B265, Thank you for your wonderful review and recommendation that Sossusvlei Lodge is THE place to stay! Glad you loved our rooms, our people, service and the cuisine served at the Lodge. Looking forward to welcome you back and spoil you with an even...More

Reviewed 14 March 2013

We had a lovely stay at Sossusvlei Lodge. Our "tents" were clean and spacious and the buffet meals guaranteed a variety of food, including grilled game meats such as ostrich and zebra. The staff was helpful and our excursion to Big Daddy and Deadvlei was...More

Thank Ann80
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 28 March 2013

Dear Ann80, Thanks for your great review! We are very happy you enjoyed the buffet meals and excursion to the dunes and Deadvlei! Looking forward to welcome you back on your next trip to Namibia! Best wishes, The Sossusvlei Lodge Team

Reviewed 20 February 2013

We traveled in several countries in Southern africa and that was by far the best for me. Mainly because of the the experience the lodge can offer. If you like meat, this is the best of the best! you can taste 10 different meats a...More

Thank Sachia21
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 28 March 2013

Dear Sachia21, Thank you for sharing your amazing experience at our Lodge on TripAdvisor. Glad you enjoyed the outside dinning and sundowner trip so much! We appreciate all your compliments and comments. Looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Sossusvlei Lodge Team

Reviewed 17 February 2013

Spectacular lodge in an amazing location. Africa at its best. You are 3 min drive from the gate to the Namib National park home to Sossussvlei and Deadvlei. The grounds are well kept and authentic. The staff are friendly and knowledgable. The food is incredible....More

Thank SnowGoose007
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 19 February 2013

Dear SnowGoose007, Thank you for your fantastic review and kind complement to our staff! We are delighted you enjoyed our location and the food! Looking forward to welcome you back on your next trip to Namibia! Best wishes, The Sossusvlei Lodge Team

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Situated at the Entrance Gate to the Namib Naukluft Park, Sossusvlei Lodge offers direct access to the towering red sand dunes, the famous pan of Sossusvlei, the scorched black trees of Dead Vlei and the ...More remarkable depths of the Sesriem Canyon. The individual accommodation units at Sossusvlei Lodge are carefully laid out to perfectly blend in with the magnificent surrounding natural environment. Each luxury unit offers a fully air-conditioned bedroom, en-suite bathroom and a patio to enjoy the views of the roaming wildlife and incredible Desert landscapes. Experience the true art of Hospitality with the thoughtful touch of attentive staff to contribute to a truly memorable experience. Facilities include a sparkling pool, bar, sundowner deck, beer garden and an al fresco terrace where one can enjoy exquisite food, award-winning wines and magnificent views of the floodlit waterhole. The Sossusvlei Lodge Adventure Centre provides a range of activities to explore the area. Less
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
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SallyHolt
20 March 2018|
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Dear Sally, Thanks for the question! Our Dinner Buffet at Sossusvlei Lodge is N$ 295 per person (half price for kids 5 - 11 years and under 5 eat for free) [this price is valid until 31 October 2018 - thereafter there will... More
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Barbara M
27 May 2017|
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Dear Taffy, We do have hairdryers available at Sossusvlei Lodge's reception - Please request one when you check-in or with you booking request to ensure it will be placed in your room. Thank you!
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Levante06
3 May 2017|
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Dear Levante, Thanks for your question! The gates to the park opens at Sunrise, thus no, you can enter at sunrise and not before that time. With our location just outside the Park, you can be one of the first in line to... More
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"Stay away from the family unit rooms 149-148"
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"Avoid the connecting "family" rooms unless you book both halves."
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