Experience the haunting beauty of the Namib Desert at &Beyond’s Sossusvlei Desert Lodge; in the foothills of the private NamibRand Nature Reserve in Namibia. A calm oasis of peace and comfort in the midst of Sossusvlei; the world’s oldest desert; Sossusvlei Desert Lodge offers a cozy and comfortable refuge in the vastness of this strange and beautiful land.
Glass, rock, and steel combine to create an amazing masterpiece in the split-level guest area; with a central island bar, comfy sitting area, walk-in wine cellar, interactive kitchen, and rim-flow pool. Large glass panels fold down to provide panoramic views of the desert. Numerous shaded, secluded places; a gym that faces the sunrise; and a sunset-facing wellness center; with both a treatment room with a private spa bath and a separate wetroom spa; are among the other signature features. The Safari Shop at the lodge features Namibia’s finest handcrafted goods. In order to minimize as much light pollution as possible; Sossusvlei Desert Lodge has installed red lights that light the exterior at night.
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&Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge Accommodation
Designed to capture the splendor and solitude of the desert, 10 x beautifully appointed stone, and glass suites; spread out along the curve of the escarpment, and open onto the ever-changing outlooks. Each spacious, airconditioned, suite offers a secluded, shaded wraparound veranda; complete with a private plunge pool, a living room with a fireplace, and an en-suite bathroom with indoor and outdoor rain shower offering 180º desert views. The suites also have a large retractable skylight for stargazing from your bed.
All suites include discrete music systems and customized personal bars. Each suite is like its own solar power plant; producing enough energy to not only power the air conditioning, and all the super-comforts of a luxury lodge; but also the water treatment and recycling systems.
Sustainability and uncompromised luxury go hand in hand at Sossusvlei Desert Lodge.
The two-bedroomed Star Dune Suite is an ideal option for families or groups of friends. The Star Dune Suite consists of two suites that are linked by a covered walkway. Along this walkway are an indoor lounge and an outdoor sunken lounge for get-togethers. The combined amenities of this extended accommodation provide the perfect space for all to enjoy. For those family groups, the &Beyond guides and lodge team will provide a host of fun and interactive children’s activities. The Star Dune Suite sleeps a maximum of 4 x adults or 2 x adults and 2 x children. 3 children may be possible on request.
Sossusvlei Lodge Activities
Spa and Wellness Center at &Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge
Indulge in one of the many relaxing treatments for a truly authentic African spa experience; that rejuvenates the mind, body, and soul.
Sossusvlei Desert Lodge Dining
Stay at Sossusvlei Desert Lodge for a 5-star dining experience. The interactive kitchen serves fresh and innovative dishes that will satisfy even the most discerning travelers; even allowing guests to create their own dishes and menus if so desired.
Alternatively, other dining spaces are in different locations inside and outside the lodge; therefore guests can dine in different spaces. Before sitting down for dinner; you are welcome to visit the walk-in wine cellar and pick out a bottle of wine to accompany your meal.
&Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge Accommodation Rates
Rates Per Person sharing a Suite:
11th January to 31st May 2023 and 1st November until 20th December 2023: N$16 790
1st June to 31st October 2023 and 21st December 2023 until 10th January 2024: N$29 000
Rates Per Star Dune Suite (2-Bedroom Suite):
11th January until 31st May 2022 and 1st November until 20th December 2022: N$75 555
1st June until 31st October 2022 and 21st December 2022 until 10th January 2023: N$130 500
11th January until 31st May and 1st November until 20th December every year:
A single supplement of 50% is only charged from the third single room per booking.
1st May until 31st October and 21st December until 10th January every year:
A single supplement of 50% applies to all single rooms. A single supplement will be charged when an adult is sharing with an infant.
Please note the Namibian Dollar (N$) is equivalent to the South African Rand.
Sossusvlei Desert Lodge Rates Include:
Accommodation, three meals daily, soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers, teas, and coffees. It also includes refreshments on scenic nature drives, laundry, emergency medical evacuation insurance, VAT, and transfers to and from the lodge airstrip. All guests also get a complimentary pair of Swarovski Optik binoculars; for use during their stay.
One morning Sossusvlei excursion, Living Dunes, Desert People, Desert Rock, Desert Drive, Big Dune Walk, Stargazing, and Self Exploration; E-biking and Hiking; activities are guided and subject to availability.
Telephone calls, gratuities, all items of a personal nature, champagne, cognacs, fine wines, premium brand spirits, and cigars.
Child Policy at &Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge (Namibia Family Holiday)
Children up to 5 years old stay free of charge (subject to the availability of cots/triple room).
From 6 – 16 years, kids sharing with 1 or 2 adults: Pay 50% of the full adult rate (Triple rooms are subject to availability).
From 6 – 16 years in own room: The 1st child pays the adult rate, while the 2nd & 3rd child pays 50% of the adult rate. A maximum of 3 children per room (subject to triple room availability)
Child Activities Policy
Children up to 5 years old are not permitted on activities, however; scenic nature drives may be requested for children from 3 to 5 years old
Kids aged 6 to 15 years can enjoy lodge activities excluding quad bike excursions (from 6 to 12 years is at the lodge manager’s discretion)
A child over 16 years and older are allowed to do all activities
Childminding is available at an additional cost
&Beyond Sossusvlei Desert Lodge Accommodation Specials
Free Helicopter Safari
Stay for 3 or more nights and receive a free 45-minute scenic helicopter flight over Sossusvlei*.
The helicopter flight over Sossusvlei is weather-dependent.
The offer applies to 2 full paying adults in the suites, or; 2 x adults and 2x children staying in the Star Dune Suite
A minimum of 2 guests and a maximum of 5 guests per helicopter flight.
The free helicopter safari is valid from 1st September 2022 until 10th January 2024.
Long Stay Offer
Stay 6 nights or more at any &Beyond Lodge in Africa and get up to a 15% discount on your accommodation. Not valid in July and August in Namibia. Each country has different exclusion dates but we will assist to get the best rates.
Sossusvlei Desert Lodge Honeymoon Discount:
The Bride gets 50% off accommodation on safari at &Beyond lodges
The honeymoon offer is valid until 15th December 2023 at all &Beyond lodges in Africa (excluding 16th December until 10th January every year).
Normally valid for travel within 6 months of the date of marriage; however; due to the impact of COVID-19 travel restrictions; guests now qualify for the honeymoon offer if they travel within 12 months of the date of marriage.
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