Surrounded by untamed desert and wilderness, Damaraland is a thrilling African getaway, which showcases some of the most extreme scenery in all of Namibia. Deep gorges and open plains make up vast swathes of the landscape along with ancient water trails and patches of dry, coarse grass. Towards the west of the region the vegetation grows increasingly sparse and the dominant feature becomes the endless sand. Named after the Damara people who historically inhabited the region, Damaraland is the perfect destination for the adventurous traveller looking for a challenge.Read More
Here are some popular itineraries that include a visit to Damaraland
If you are planning a Damaraland holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:
Damara Mopane Lodge Damaraland
Set within an expanse of lush vegetation in Namibia's Damaraland, the Damara Mopane Lodge offers guests warm hospitality, luxurious accommodation and views that are sure to take your breath away. The rooms are spacious and decorated with bright colours, injecting some life into the living space. When the heat gets too much, guests can jump into the outdoor pool, fringed by walkways that wind through the complex. Each morning a continental brakfast is served in the open air dining area and refreshing beverages can be found at the bar.
Khorixas Lodge Damaraland
Khorixas Rest Camp, a beautiful oasis in the heart of Damaraland. Rooms are simple, comfortable and air-conditioned and some of the larger rooms are equipped with fridges. There is also a campsite with tents and communal ablution blocks. In the main area there is a pool and restaurant that serves delicious meals. The camp is just outside Khorixas, the traditional capital of Damaraland - strategically situated to visit the Burnt Mountain, Brandberg, Organ Pipes and Twyfelfontein
Damaraland Tailor made suggestions
Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Damaraland.