Opuwo Country Hotel
How to get there
Follow the sign boards through Opuwo town. The hotel is situated +/- 1 km outside the town on a hilltop. Hotel co-ordinates: - 18° 2’ 40.2” Latitude 13° 49’ 59.9” Longitude
Latitude / Longitude: -18.24020, 13.495990
Our Locals' Tip: If time permits, go with on one of the local guided cultural tours, the nomadic Himba people will surely amaze you.
This stunning hotel just outside the town of Opuwo is your base from where to explore the northern reaches of Kaokoland. Located on a hilltop overlooking valleys and mountain ranges with breathtaking sunsets. Discover the Himba culture as we are within easy reach of Kaoko Otavi, Epupa Falls and Swartboois Drift.
Opuwo Country Hotel Rooms
Opuwo Country Hotel has a total of 40 rooms, 21 of which are luxury twin rooms, 1 luxury double room and 6 twin inter leading rooms and 12 standard twin rooms.
All the rooms have en-suite bathrooms.
All rooms are fitted with air conditioners.
Our Lodge is unfortunately not well-suited for guests in wheelchairs.
The Camp have 12 sites with B-B-Q facilities and communal ablution block, hot & cold running water and electricity points.
Opuwo Country Hotel Restaurants & Bars
Dining and beverage facilities at the hotel include a restaurant, a bar, a lounge, and a wine cellar. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are usually served buffet style, but there is also an 'a la carte' menu. Snacks can be ordered throughout the day. Guests can choose to dine in the restaurant or on the pool terrace. The restaurant has a wine cellar with an excellent selection of wines. Guests may order packed lunches from the restaurant, but room service is not available.
Opuwo Country Hotel Facilities
Swimming pool with deck chairs and umbrellas, bar, restaurant, curio shop and a private relaxing lounge next to the wine cellar.
Special prior arrangement can be made for Honeymooners, anniversaries and birthdays - private dinners, snack baskets and cakes.
24 hrs electricity available
Credit card facilities available: Master & Visa and most European cards.
Gravel airstrip co-ordinates S18.03 E13.51. Arrange for a pick-up prior to arrival.
Check in and out times:
Himba excursion - 3 hour guided excursion to traditional Ovahimba villages to experience their culture and traditions. Our guides also act as translators. Capacity on excursion is minimum 2 pax and maximum 50 pax.
Epupa Falls excursion - This is a full day excursion with picnic lunch on the banks of the Kunene river. Capacity on excursion is minimum 4 pax and maximum 18 pax.
Self drive to the Uukwaluudhi reserve in your own 4x4 vehicle and do a 3 hour game drive with the possibility of seeing Black Rhino, Hyena, Black-faced Impala and a variety of antelope species and prolific bird life.
Stargazing on request.
Best For Whom:
- Mature Travellers
Best For What:
"If you look like your passport photo, you're too ill to travel " - Will Kommen