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Sossus Oasis Camp Site

C27 (right in front of the entrance gate to the Namib-Naukluft National Park), Sesriem Namibia
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Perfectly positioned at the Entrance Gate to Sossusvlei and Sesriem, the Sossus Oasis Camp Site offers 12 individually shaded sites, each equipped with its own toilet and shower facilities, kitchen wash-up basin, barbeque and electricity points. Enjoy the unsurpassed views over the desert landscape, surrounding mountains and Elim Dune or relax in the sparkling pool found in the centre of the camp site. Facilities within walking distance includes a fully stocked shop with groceries, toiletries, drinks, ice, clothing, curios, internet cafe, fuel, diesel and a tyre workshop at the Sossus Oasis Service Station. At the adjacent Sossusvlei Lodge one can book meals at the restaurant and exciting activities to explore the area at their Adventure Centre.
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Mountain View
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Full view
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Eros Airport12 km
Hosea Kutako Intl Airport43 km
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All reviews petrol station own bathroom convenience store private toilet private ablutions swimming pool hot water excellent facilities filling station kitchen area covered area central pool short walk nearby road stayed nights black backed jackal lovely pool
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We've camped here in the tents on our 4x4. Good accomodation (own toilet, douche). Small but ok swimming pool. We also had breakfast and dinner at the Lodge. I certainly would advise to do this when you don't want to cook yourself. (and much cheaper...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossus Oasis Camp SiteResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much for the superb rating and review Guide! We are very pleased that you enjoyed the private facilities, pool as well as the breakfast and dinner at our Sossusvlei Lodge! Looking forward to welcome you back during your next visit to Sossusvlei! Best...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We liked our stay at sossus oasis. the campsite is clean et well adjusted (each ground has its own kitchen, bathroom and toilet, braii) . There is a pool. Staff is kind and helping. You can buy some drinks and food nearby.More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossus Oasis Camp SiteResponded 6 days ago

Dear Nomad, Thank you for the superb rating and review! Glad you enjoyed the private facilities, the pool, the nearby shop as well as the helping service you received from our staff! We are looking forward to welcome you back during your next visit to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked 1 night in Sossus and 2 nights in Sesriem. We wished we would have done it the other way around. You have your own private campsite with your own ablutions and bbq. Also power and walking distance from the pool. Really good shade...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossus Oasis Camp SiteResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Carolina, Thank you for the fantastic rating! We are delighted that you enjoyed the private facilities at the campsites, the pool and good shade provided. Looking forward to welcome you back! Best wishes, The Sossus Oasis Team

Reviewed 30 October 2018

Nice campsite with next to the main entrance of sossuvlei. There are 2 options on this site, the communal campsite and the campsite with private facilities like your own bathroom. We stayed on the communal campsite and this was good enough. There is a braai,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossus Oasis Camp SiteResponded 1 November 2018

Dear Siepje, Thank you for the wonderful rating and review of our communal campsite! We are delighted that you enjoyed the facilities, the views and the nice shower! Looking forward to welcome you back during your next visit to Sossusvlei! Best wishes, The Sossus Oasis...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

Staff is friendly and helpful and each camp site having it's own toilet, hot & cold shower and kitchen sink is great. Unfortunately the location of our campsite was awful, just a few meters from the busy sand road and noise of cars, buses and...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossus Oasis Camp SiteResponded 22 October 2018

Dear Britta, Thank you for your review. glad you enjoyed the private facilities and friendly service you received from our staff. It is currently our high season, thus a higher volume of visitors can be expected in the area. Our apologies for the inconvenience. Best...More

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monika100
21 July 2018|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Dear Monika, Thanks for the question! Yes, it is advisable to book in advance to ensure you have a spot as there are only 12 private campsites. We do have a group campsite with shared ablution as well, but there is also... More
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JurieJohannesJacobs
12 June 2017|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Dear Jurie, Thanks for the question. Yes, Sossus Oasis is a camp site, so you need to bring your own tent. We do have self-catering options available at our Desert Quiver Camp and Desert Camp (4km from Sossus Oasis) or... More
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garyjune56
11 June 2017|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Dear Gary, Thank you for the question. It would be advisable to rent a vehicle and do a self-drive to Sossusvlei as it is about a 5 hour drive and there isn't any public transport available to Sossusvlei. The other option... More
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Room Tips
"Book early to get a private campsite with own shower, loo and lapa."
a3meyer
15 Oct 2018
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"If you book in advance or arrive early you will get an official site, with own roof, in spite of the..."
Pueeee
16 Sep 2018
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"Stands 1-7 is better, gurther from the gravel road."
paulj930
10 May 2018
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"reserve if you can, this place fills up."
Sarracenia
31 Mar 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$27 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
NamibiaKhomas RegionSesriem
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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