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Desert Homestead Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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We stayed here 2 nights during a trip round Namibia. Food was excellent, particularly enjoyed the savory tarts served with afternoon tea. Nice room with lovely decor and a big bathroom. Good base for Sossusvlei dunes -an easy drive. We ordered a breakfast package from the lodge and arrived at the dunes for 6am when the gates open. Small pool...

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England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place literally in the desert. Good accommodation, clean and modern fittings. Staff very well trained, helpful and pleasant. Great food served at tables - not buffet. Lovely little plunge pool and various lounger options. Take their trip to Sossuvlei and Sesriem Canyon - not cheap but much better than driving yourself. Saw more than you would on your own...

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Florian R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Desert Homestead Lodge, responded to this review

Dear drmary, Thank you for taking your time to evaluate our Lodge. We are happy to hear that you were delighted with your stay at Desert Homestead Lodge. We are looking forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards, Your Desert Homestead Lodge Team

Shipston-on-Stour, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Desert Homestead has 20 rondevals set around the main restaurant and terrace area. There is also a very relaxing pool. The room was comfortable but rustic, as we expected. The food was fine but not brilliant. Everyone was friendly and the desert drive was amazing; a highlight of our holiday. We had room 20 which is the farthest out and...

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Florian R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Desert Homestead Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Gill, Thank you for taking your time to evaluate our Lodge. We are happy to hear that you were delighted with your stay at Desert Homestead Lodge. We are looking forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards, Your Desert Homestead Lodge Team

The Netherlands
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place. Lovely cabins in "the middle of nowhere". Great horses and guide. I did a sunset ride and it included a little break with snacks during sunset. As the title says, my first thought was "wow, one day I want to bring my kids here" and I've never wanted kids, so that was weird. But I guess it shows...

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Florian R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Desert Homestead Lodge, responded to this review

Dear wwwanchi, Thank you for taking your time to evaluate our Lodge. We are happy to hear that you were delighted with your stay at Desert Homestead Lodge. We are looking forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards, Your Desert Homestead Lodge Team

manchester
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This is a lodge that is upmarket on most ways. The food is good and the lodge is is a picturesque location with a great swimming pool The main issue was with loss of electricity meaning we were roasting at night in the not overly large rooms. But I would still stay here again so it did not bother me...

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Florian R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Desert Homestead Lodge, responded to this review

Dear mmsaf, Thank you for taking your time to evaluate our Lodge. We are happy to hear that you were delighted with your stay at Desert Homestead Lodge. As you noticed certainly, our lodge is very ecologically orientated. All electricity and hot water preparation is generated by our own solar systems. Seeing that the Lodge only operate on solar, the...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Really every room is great and has the same view. During nighttime the wildlife will tend to walk more along the western houses.”
  • Private porch, Viewing wildlife passing by at night
  • Stylish rooms
RalphUtrecht, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a good view towards the Namib mountains”
TanitNimes_France, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“They were renovating a couple of the rooms to provide great sunset views.”
Q1068PGadamr, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“They are all wonderful.”
ShelaghMcComiskey, 5 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Wifi available in the central lodge building”
Loafingalong, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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