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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average9%
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

The lodge is is a wonderful setting. Ostrich and oryx by the waterhole, which is stunning after sunset. The cabins are well furnished and comfortable, though naturally quite warm, despite air con. Tea and coffee making facilities are in the room, as well as in...More

Thank Mary M
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 7 February 2016

Dear Mary, Thank you for your wonderful review and for recommending us! We are delighted that you enjoyed the refreshing welcome, the service you received from our staff and our stunning setting! Looking forward to welcome you back during your next visit to the Namib!...More

Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

The oasis in the desert is a highly recommended 5 star experience. From the friendly staff to the quality of the food, I could not find a single point of negative criticism. The location at the gate, the awesome guided tours, the service is all...More

Thank pierre v
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 7 February 2016

Dear Pierre, Thank you for the excellent rating and review! We are glad you enjoyed our location, the guided tours, the quality food and the friendly service you received from our staff! We are looking forward to welcome you back soon! Best wishes, The Sossusvlei...More

Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful welcome sight after a very long/hot drive. Very impressive first impression and it only got better. Wonderful place to stay. Great staff, great bar and restaurant overlooking waterhole and surrounding desert (beautiful painted landscape of Namibia). Our accommodation was awesome. Half Adobe/half...More

Thank FreeasabirdPK
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 7 February 2016

Dear Free as a bird, Many thanks for your fantastic review and rating! We are delighted that we could impress you from the start of your visit! The heat in the Namib is quite severe - thanks for reiterating that one should keep hydrated! We...More

Reviewed 13 January 2016

We booked at Sossousvlei lodge after reading multiple great reviews. We were definitely not disappointed! Everything lived up to expectation if not exceeded. True to what has been said before, food variety at dinner was brilliant! Breakfast variety was not as spectacular but this was...More

Thank SMarvell0us
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 7 February 2016

Dear SMarvellous, Thank you for you excellent rating and extensive review! We are delighted that you enjoyed the service you received, the food variety at the dinner buffet, the activities at our adventure centre and that you felt that we exceeded your expectations! Our rooms...More

Reviewed 10 January 2016

We were greeted on arrival, by very friendly staff. The setting was just magnificent, with the most tranquil feeling. Waitresses was very polite at all times. Accommodation was spotless and very comfortable. All meals were served out under the African skies, with a large choice...More

Thank jack552016
Response from TaleniAfrica, Manager at Sossusvlei LodgeResponded 7 February 2016

Dear Jack, Many thanks for your fantastic rating, review and for highly recommending us! We are delighted that you enjoyed our magnificent location, comfortable accommodation and the variety at the dinner buffet served under the stars! Looking forward to welcome you back during your next...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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USD 243 - USD 631 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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SallyHolt
20 March 2018|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Dear Sally, Thanks for the question! Our Dinner Buffet at Sossusvlei Lodge is N$ 295 per person (half price for kids 5 - 11 years and under 5 eat for free) [this price is valid until 31 October 2018 - thereafter there will... More
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Taffy5239
28 May 2017|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Dear Taffy, We do have hairdryers available at Sossusvlei Lodge's reception - Please request one when you check-in or with you booking request to ensure it will be placed in your room. Thank you!
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Levante06
4 May 2017|
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Response from TaleniAfrica | Property representative |
Dear Levante, Thanks for your question! The gates to the park opens at Sunrise, thus no, you can enter at sunrise and not before that time. With our location just outside the Park, you can be one of the first in line to... More
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"Avoid the connecting "family" rooms unless you book both halves."
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"All the individual bungalows look pretty similar but you might have a longer wal from reception/pool area to..."
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"all rooms are good"
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"All rooms are the same. Take a flashlight"
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