Twyfelfontein Lodge is located in Twyfelfontein area, a very vulnerable and delicate ecosystem, is renowned for some of the best
examples of Bushman paintings and rock engravings in Southern Africa.
formations and the remainder of
prehistoric volcanic action can
be seen among the most prominent geographic features including the Organ Pipes,
Burnt Mountain, Dorros Crater and the Petrified
Forest. The fauna and flora of
Damaraland is typical of
the pro-Namib region and plant species include the magnificent Welwitschia,
Moringa and a variety of the Commiphora species. The desert adapted elephant,
rhinoceros, giraffe, springbok, endemic Damara chat and ostrich are some of the wildlife which
can be found living in total harmony with the community and the communal farming
activities of the Uibasen Twyfelfontein Conservancy.
The Lodge is situated in the heart of the Twyfelfontein Uibasen Conservancy. In construction utmost care was taken to reduce the visual impact on the environment and to blend into the mountainside with the use of thatch roofs, natural stone and paint colours toning in with the surrounding rock formations.
Day excursions may include hot air balloon trips, flights over the area by light aircraft, nature walks, horse riding and/or guided safaris into the surrounding wilderness areas.
Directions: The Twyfelfontein Country Lodge is located approximately 100 km west of the small town of Khorixas and is accessible along the district road C 39 before joining route 3254 which has indicators to the Twyfelfontein Country Lodge.
Facilities and statistics:
Member of Hospitality Association of Namibia, 56 en-suite double rooms, 1 VIP room, reception, lounge, curio shop, open dining room, bar and swimming pool. Sightseeing flights to Kaokoland, Doros Crater and Skeleton Coast are available on request.
The Lodge was officially opened in July 2000 by Prime Minister Hage Geingob.
Co-ordinates for the lodge's 2,2 km gravel airstrip are S 20.34 E 14.22.
Rates (per night per room on bed and breakfast basis): on request
Activities (rates on request):
1. Twyfelfontein, Burnt
Mountain, duration: +- 3 hours.
2. Nature drive, duration: +- 3 hours.
3. Sunset excursion. Sunset excursion follows nature drive.
4. Nature walks.
5. Scenic flights with Cessna 210. Details on request.
* Booking fee is applicable.
Transfers from/to airstrip are free of charge.
Special meals can be booked in advance. Rates are subject to change without prior notice should tax be increased or Government levies introduced. Rates include Value Added Tax, dinner and breakfast. Petrol and diesel are available at the lodge at market related prices.
Contact & reservations:
P.O. Box 3127 Windhoek, Namibia
Fax: +264 61 244558
1) you can e-mail us requesting information and/or rates
Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
See also: Terms & conditions, Payment options and Cancellation policy
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