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Wolwedans Dunes Lodge

NamibRand Nature Reserve, NamibRand Nature Reserve, Namibia
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  • Pool
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Reviewed 31 July 2016
What a place!!
This lodge is amazing!! We stayed 2 nights and we really loved... more
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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This lodge is amazing!! We stayed 2 nights and we really loved it. The "room" is really nice, a really confortable bed and a lovely veranda. The food was excellent and really sophisticated. Our guides were really really nice (Alfred and Matthew) and all the staff was extremely lovely. If we have the chance to get in Namibia again, we...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Wolwedans is located in a stunningly beautiful landscape. Service, food etc was very good. We did a couple of sundowner tours, afternoon tour and a walking tour tour with bush people. All tours were excellent.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

An amazingly beautiful location with service to match - quite breathtaking. We went on an all-day game drive with a bushman guide; very interesting and although our kids were tired by the end my wife and I loved it. The rooms are very up market tents with fantastic views of the desert and oryx roaming nearby - hot water bottles...

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Thank marklang2014
Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This is an amazing tented lodge situated on the crest of orange dunes on the edge of the Namib Desert. The service is outstanding, the food is delicious, the views are out of this world and is experience is mind blowing!

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Thank WillieOlivier
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 30 June 2016

What a woonderful place on earth! Even the silence got a softness to it. We loved going to the educational village as a family, it was very inspiring! The Sunset drive was amazing....the landscape turns golden yellow!!! The food was average with the 5 course meal, the starter being one mushroom on a plate. the permanet tent was wonderful and...

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Thank CocotiersSA
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 20 May 2016

The staff are excellent - really great personal service! Beautifully laid out lodge in a stunning setting. The rooms are beautifully equipped, with private views. Very good food, especially considering the effort it must take to get anything there!

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Concord, New Hampshire
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We had a lovely visit. Long drive from the main road with many animal sightings. You leave your car at the base and are driven to the lodge which is literally built on a dune. This was at the start of our trip and thus our first experience with the beautiful red sand classic of Namibia. Lodges were large, double...

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Nankelo K, Public Relations Manager at Wolwedans Dunes Lodge, responded to this review

Dear RedmooseNH Thank you for your stay at Dunes Lodge and a big big THANK YOU for your 5***** rating. When guests go home and reflect on their visit and are able to take the time to write to the TripAdvisor community , it really makes us realise that everything we try to accomplish matters and we were able to...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This is the perfect place to end your Namibia safari. The staff are friendly and vibrant, the rooms are spacious and well-kept, and the multitude of colors you'll see during sunrise and sunset are worth the visit alone. It's all about the scenery at this lodge.

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Nankelo K, Public Relations Manager at Wolwedans Dunes Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sjsarahs A warm greeting from the Land of the Brave and we cant help but say WOW to your rating .. Thank you so much for the 5star rating, it always is a motivator to the team when we read reviews such as yours that every little bit counts. More so, thank you for taking the time to share...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Great location. While it is in the middle of nowhere, nature is breathtaking and memorable, in the middle of the Namib desert. All rooms are tented which helps the ventilation as there is no aircon. Not much to do but soon you grow to appreciate exactly that. Food was really of high quality although just one menu with no choices....

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Nankelo K, Public Relations Manager at Wolwedans Dunes Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Cantoniad Thank you for taking the time to share your review of your stay at Dunes Lodge with the TripAdvisor community. The team was really chuffed to read your review and were happy to have made your stay memorable despite a few hiccups here and there. Bea does send her warm regards and looks forward to your next visit...

Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Wonderful weekend, fabulous staff that made us feel very welcome, taking great care of us throughout our stay. The most awe inspiring landscapes, fabulous for photographers. We were lucky enough to even experience a late afternoon thunderstorm in the desert.

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Nankelo K, Public Relations Manager at Wolwedans Dunes Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Rene Your glowing review of Wolwedans Dune Lodge is sincerely appreciated , the team is chuffed to hear that they were able to give you " The Wolwedans Experience". Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor Community. Wishing you everything of the best in your future travels. Warm Regards, Nankelo

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wolwedans nestles into the dunes and is set against a backdrop of extraordinary natural beauty. Located in the heart of NamibRand Nature Reserve, our portfolio of camps provides the perfect base from which to explore vast stretches of awe-inspiring and undisturbed nature. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wolwedans Dunes Lodge

Address: NamibRand Nature Reserve, NamibRand Nature Reserve, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Hardap Region > NamibRand Nature Reserve
Price Range: $1,306 - $1,946 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Wolwedans Dunes Hotel Maltahohe
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“The room next to the main lodge is too close to staff accommodation and kitchen”
 of 5 bubbles LydiaScholtz, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“May the lodges based on the right side with the wood deck access....”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisTiane1415, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Mountain View Suite ensures maximum privacy and luxury.”
 of 5 bubbles trunk12, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Any one ! Just make sure you get one !”
 of 5 bubbles tys259, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All tents face in the same direction with expansive views over the dunes, valley and mountains”
 of 5 bubbles WillieOlivier, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
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