The Desert Homestead and Horse Trails, Namibia | Discover Africa Safaris

The Desert Homestead and Horse Trails

Sossusvlei, Namibia

Part of the Namibia Safari Collection

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Nowhere in Namibia does the landscape contrast as spectacularly as it does here…the rugged Nubib, Tsaris and Naukluft Mountains, the imposing dunes of the Namib, sweeping grassy plains, dry riverbeds punctuated with ancient camel thorn skeletons – all provide a stunning backdrop to your stay at Desert Homestead. The colour palette is a photographers dream…rich chocolate browns, ochre dunes, platinum blonde grass, bright tourmaline skies and of course, the early morning and late afternoon pastel hues. Being only thirty kilometers from Sessriem, the entrance to the world famous Namib Naukluft Park, means that the lodge is ideally situated for exploring the five million year old dunes, or hiking in the Namib Naukluft Mountains, or the surreal experience of sipping a delicious Pinotage forged in this unforgiving landscape.

The Desert Homestead and Horse Trails Details

Activities offered at the lodge

Sundowner drives
Sossusvlei excursion
Naukluft excursion
Champagne breakfast rides
Sundowner rides
Sleep-out ride (per night)


Dining/Communal Area
Fitness Center
Free High-Speed Internet
Swimming Pool
Dining room with fireplace
Ceiling fans

Included in your stay

Meals: Breakfast

The Desert Homestead and Horse Trails Map

The Desert Homestead and Horse Trails's location in Namibia on Google Maps

Reviews on our safaris in this area

Reliable and helpful, excellent service...everything was in line with our expectations! We had a great time in South Africa, Namibia and Botswana!

Valentina & Stefano

from South Africa

My young family and I utilised the Discover Africa Group over our 2008, 2009 and 2012 holidays - in total some 14 weeks through South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. Our expectations in terms of itinerary planning and accommodation bookings…

Kerfoot Family

from Australia

I would like to place on record the very important role that Discover/Overlanding Africa and in particular Steve Conradie played in making a success of our Africa trip (Cape to Kenya). The vital information that we were given (that you don't…

Eady Family

from South Africa

We have just returned from our 3rd African safari, this time as far north as Zambia and had an amazing time. It was everything we expected and more. The scenery was beautiful and the wildlife spectacular and the kids loved every minute of…

Howes Family

from New Zealand

Steve, It has been so long, I hope you remember who I am, lol. As a I said before the trip was magnificent, a never-to-be forgotten experience! Thank-you for everything you and your staff did to make this one of the most fabulous…

Viljoen Group

from Australia

Megan - Kids are super excited. I'm sure it's going to be an awesome trip. Thanks for all your help.

Gareth Butler

from South Africa

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