Shipwreck Lodge -


Location & Description

The lodge will be located in the famous Skeleton Coast Central Concession between the Hoarusib and Hoanib Rivers in the Skeleton Coast Park, only 68 km north of Möwe Bay. The lodge will be situated on the southern bank of the Huarusib River Mouth, nestled between the dunes with a view of the Atlantic Ocean where the cold Benguela current pushes a refreshing breeze over the shipwreck shaped cabins.The size of the concession area is approximately 146,600 hectares situated in North Western Namibia.

Activities

At this time the following excursions are available. Tour Operators will be notified of any additional excursions made available.

1. Day excursions to Möwe Bay seal Colony

There are day excursions by vehicle to the Möwe Bay seal colony. Guests will be shown the remnants of the Suiderkus Shipwreck, along the beach past the remains of the Karimona shipwreck, abandoned Westies diamond mine, remains of the Ventura Bomber, to the beautiful natural wind shelter created by the reeds at the Flamingo pools.

2. Sundowner drive to the roaring dunes

This is an afternoon excursion by vehicle to the Oasis water point, which is complimented by the smoothly sculptured roaring dunes of the concession area to conclude the “must do” sundowner.

3. Full day Huarusib River excursion

A 4×4 trip to the Clay Castles, a natural geological formation, where brown hyenas are often encountered. Furtunate clients could possibly see the desert adapted elephants and lions.

4. Beach Lunch weather permitting

A wonderful lunch wets the appetite of the nature lover who has the senses rushed by the crisp air of the sea breeze, the ebb and flow of the ocean.

5. Fishing

The following cancellation policy will apply to confirmed bookings

• 31 – 45  days before travel 20% cancellation fee

• 16 – 30 days before travel 50% cancellation fee

• 0 – 15 days or no show 90% cancellation fee

• No show – 100% cancellation fee

Travel Insurance is a requirement for all clients who plan to go on safari.

Accommodation

The lodge offers 8 twins/doubles and 2 family cabins, all ensuite and solar-powered. Each room has a shower, toilet and washbasin complimented with the necessary guest amenities, including a writing desk, bedside lamp and a wood burning stove.

A small coffee and tea station with hot water flask (delivered to your room by our staff) are included for your convenience.

Facilities

Our exclusive clientele can look forward to appreciating the harsh beauty of the desert, solitary landscapes with plenty of geological history. The survival skills of animals in trying conditions can be viewed from the comfortable deck of the restaurant area.

Services

Please note the following:

MET Park entry permit included in this rate

Clients arriving by vehicle will be transferred from Möwe Bay

Premier drinks are excluded from this rate

Daily excursion included in the fully inclusive rate

No allowance for allocations or block bookings

Landing strip at Möwe Bay. GPS Co-ordinates 19°23’31,5”S & 12°44’32,3”E

2 Nights stay advised

Rates are per person per night

The following cancellation policy will apply to confirmed bookings

• 31 – 45  days before travel 20% cancellation fee

• 16 – 30 days before travel 50% cancellation fee

• 0 – 15 days or no show 90% cancellation fee

• No show – 100% cancellation fee

Travel Insurance is a requirement for all clients who plan to go on safari.


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Kunene Region, Namibia, -18.8335153964335, 12.39532470703125 View Map

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Credit Accepted:
Visa, Mastercard

Service Languages:
Afrikaans, English