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Wilderness Safaris Kulala Desert Lodge

Sossusvlei - Kulala Wilderness Reserve, Sossusvlei, Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“private gate” (22 reviews)
“sand dunes” (27 reviews)
“national park” (23 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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Airport Transportation
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Private Balcony
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

To anyone who reads about this lodge on the web, some facts rather than the complete misrepresentations: Firstly, there is NO climate control. When you cannot sleep in 40oC, you will be advised to use the "african air conditioner" - wrap yourself in a wet...More

Thank Capetonian123
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Kulala Desert LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Dear Capetonian123, Thank yo for your review, we are sorry to see that your stay with us was not as expected but one thing we need to clarify is there are two different lodges within the Kulala Reserve; Desert Lodge being the family-friendly Lodge and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful accommodations in a fantastic surround. Nice pool and beautiful common area. Very convenient to visit Sossusvlei (the Lodge has a private gate). Friendly staff and very good service. Also very nice to walk around safely.More

Thank mbazul
Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Wilderness Safaris Kulala Desert LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear mbazul, We are so pleased you enjoyed your recent stay at Kulala Desert Lodge. We are fortunate indeed having easier access to the dunes - allowing our guests to take full advantage of the wonderful colours and patterns as the sun rises over the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good location with its own gate into the National Park. Accommodation was good, overlooking the dunes. Staff were friendly and helpful. Food was not as good as I expected, particularly given the very high price of the Lodge. Therefore didn't think it was good...More

Thank RandC124
Response from WildernessSafaris, Manager at Wilderness Safaris Kulala Desert LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear RandC124, Thank you very much for your feedback on your recent visit to Kulala Desert Lodge. We are pleased that you enjoyed the camp – the location, accommodation and staff – and hope that you got to experience some of the activities too…including a...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

The first lodge where we stayed during our 9 day trip through Namibia. The accomodation is great, rooms are spacious and clean. The staff is very welcoming and attentive. The food, especially breakfast, was outstanding! Gabes, our guide, was great fun and had more than...More

1  Thank needtofindatoaster
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Kulala Desert LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you needtofindatoaster for your beautiful review it was our great pleasure to welcome you to our beautiful country and hope that the rest of your journey was just as spectacular. We will be sure to pass along your kind words to Gabes and all...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

The more rustic and older architectural design of the main buildings is outstanding, especially the massive front door. The tents/cabins were built slightly close together, but had a free view over the far away sand dunes and the sunset. Large size with 35 m2 for...More

Thank huys25
Response from WildernessSafaris, Public Relations Manager at Wilderness Safaris Kulala Desert LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear huys25, Thank you for your wonderful review, we appreciate all your comments (kind and constructive) and can reassure you we are in the process of rolling out new water bottles - not plastic ones - which will prevent such complaints in the future. We...More

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  • US$ 185 - US$ 245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 23
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  • Location
  • Namibia >
  • Khomas Region >
  • Namib-Naukluft Park >
  • Sossusvlei
  • Also Known As
  • Kulala Desert Hotel Namib-Naukluft Park
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Juan Antonio S
20 December 2017|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Dear Juan, Congratulations on your wedding, we look forward to welcoming you for your special honeymoon. We do accept Master Card and Visa credit cards at our Lodge but it is advisable to bring some cash with you for other... More
21 December 2016|
Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Hi there, These extra activities are: scheduled morning and afternoon nature drives, scheduled nature walks and an excursion to the dunes at Sossusvlei. As indication of price difference, in our high season (June to... More
24 November 2016|
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Response from WildernessSafaris | Property representative |
Hello Sammy K, Thank you for your question, and as others have mentioned yes you can drive to our Lodge with a 2x4 - we would simply need to emphasise that in this case the last portion of your drive will need to be taken... More
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