Kwessi Dunes is a new lodge in the NamibRand Reserve, surrounded by incredible views of the vast desert. Spend your days exploring Sossusvlei and your nights star gazing a magical sky.
Kwessi Dunes Highlights
The red sands of the vast Namib Desert is where you will find Kwessi Dunes. Explore this diverse landscape with a full day Sossusvlei outing, on a quad bike, a safari 4x4 or even a hot air balloon! Spend the night in your own private star gazer bed, watching stars that shine brightest in Namibia.
- 12 airconditioned chalets, with a modern and quirky design and sprawling views of the desert
- Traditional game drives, horse riding, quad biking, walking and hot air balloon rides are all ways to explore the Namib Desert
- No light pollution in the Namib makes for phenomenal night skies, each private chalet has a star gazing bed open to the sky
- Inside and outdoor showers and a shaded private veranda complete each unit
Kwessi Dunes Game Viewing and Activities
The NamibRand Nature Reserve is a private reserve in the Sossusvlei area, within the vast Namib Desert. This rugged and untamed desert landscape offers a surprising array of activities. Spend the day visiting Sossusvlei’s huge red dunes and petrified trees of Dead Vlei. Activities on the NamibRand reserve include nature walks and quad bike tours, looking for the unusual animals that have adapted to desert living. Start your morning with a hot air balloon flight and stare in wonder as the sun hits the dunes.
The NamibRand Reserve is one of only a few places in the world designated as a Gold Tier International Dark Sky Reserve meaning that the night skies are not to be missed!
Animals found in the Namib include gemsok (or Oryx), springbok, zebra, kudu and more. Elusive animals such as leopard and brown hyena area also found in the reserve and cheetah have been reintroduced.
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