ONGUMA, NAMIBIA – DELUXE
The Fort at Onguma is located on the Onguma Reserve which is very close to the eastern enterence for the Etosha National Park. The Fort at Onguma is one of the most luxurious of the Onguma properties and therefore is suited for those who wish to indulge in a once in a lifetime experience.
There is a total of 12 rooms or ‘mini suites’ each are designed like a mini fort, lined up in rows of 6 either side of the main building each of the suite are around 50 meters apart giving each guest privacy and seclusion. Each of these spacious suites is built in a Moroccan style, with terracotta and browns mixed with white colors. Fronting the suites is a large deck with sun loungers and a bench with colorful cushions. All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, mini bar, telephone, hairdryer, mosquito repellent and a couple of books featuring the lodge itself.
The main area continues to follow the Moroccan style with heavily carved wooden antique doors, lanterns and red plaster walls. Flowing throughout the main building is a spectacular water feature including mini waterfalls and in the main courtyard there is a pool with stepping stones and also there is a shallow pool with chairs and tables in it, so that you can keep cool while enjoying your afternoon drink! At night time the water feature is then lit up giving the room a calming atmosphere.
Activities include morning game drives in Etosha, sundowner drives along the Onguma Reserve and night drives on the reserve. The night drives themselves usually take place after dinner giving you a chance to relax whilst eating dinner in the dining area looking out on to the reserve, the night drives usually last around 2 hours.
Tel: 01778 382 764