Rostock Ritz Desert Lodge

Box 536, Namib-Naukluft Park, Namibia | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $201.00
 

Travel Blogs from Namib-Naukluft Park

Sesriem canyon

A travel blog entry by natleith

5

... been out cold by 10pm. Last night we slept in the Nanib dessert I was expecting it to be very cold overnight but it's been unseasonably warm, yesterday it reached 30 degrees and this is winter here at the moment. We had a pit stop at sesriem canyon it's quite a small one only 30m high and 1km long but we were able to climb down into it and have a look around. Another spectacular day in Africa, it really is so ...

Namibia - Namib-Naukluft National Park

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo

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... of which highest dune is called "Big Mama". Sossusvlei is a clay pan, of roughly elliptical shape, covered in a crust of salt-rich sand. While the pan has been shaped over time by the Tsauchab River, the actual flooding of the pan is a relatively rare event, and sometimes several years pass between one flood and the next one. The river is dry most of the year, and even when it is not, it carries relatively little water to the vlei. The vlei is surrounded by high ...

Namib Desert to Western Cape

A travel blog entry by teamjenkins

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... to drink. There are lizards which do a little dance only putting two feet on the ground at a time to avoid being burnt by the hot sand. He showed us a trap-door spider’s nest: a deep hole in the sand, covered with a woven trap-door to stop their tunnel filling up with sand. When they feel the vibration of a beetle overhead they rush out to catch it and pull it quickly into their hole, closing the door behind them. Normally, there is less than ...

Sossusvlei

A travel blog entry by chrisnicolehall

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... We then are driven to Sesrium to a canyon, which only has water during the Namibian rainy season. We notice that the wind has finally abated and we are feeling quite warm in our attire. Before returning to Hammerstein Lodge, our guides take us to the 5-star Sossusvlei Lodge for a cold beverage. The afternoon was spent washing the sand out of clothes and catching up with the ...

DEADVLEI.......a strange new world!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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... it was now time to move and head back to the area where we were originally dropped off by the park’s local driver.

It was almost eleven o'clock and the sun’s heat had intensified. While my poor body was still aching from my previous two climbs, I now had the additional pain of having to walk in this reddish desert for a ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on Box 536, Namib-Naukluft Park, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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