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Namibia with Heart and Soul: Take our hand and let us introduce you to this awe-inspiring country.
There are sixteen ways to describe the dream: Fifteen Gondwana lodges and one hotel - Wonderful! Let's realize this dazzling dream together.
Dreams were discovered and history unravelled when the first Gondwana lodge was built on the farm Karios.A seed was planted when the first piece of land was investigated near the Fish River Canyon nearly twenty years ago.An important pillar of the Gondwana Philosophy, and one that stands sturdily with that of Conservation, is our commitment to the Namibian people.
Dreams were discovered and history unravelled when the first Gondwana lodge was built on the farm Karios.
A seed was planted when the first piece of land was investigated near the Fish River Canyon nearly twenty years ago.
An important pillar of the Gondwana Philosophy, and one that stands sturdily with that of Conservation, is our commitment to the Namibian people.
Where the Namib Desert stretches languidly from the Atlantic Ocean and wild land extends into infinity, dreams become real. At this place where fantasy meets reality, you'll find the Gondwana Collection safely positioned.

Take our outstretched hand and let us introduce you to our extraordinary country, Namibia. From the massive chasms of the Fish River Canyon, the fossilised dunes of the Namib Desert and the red sands of the Kalahari Desert to the waterways of the Kavango and Zambezi, there are countless marvels to behold. Explore this awe-inspiring wilderness from the warmth of our lodges, created with conservation cognizance and ample character. And return to relax after an exciting day of discovery.

This is the Gondwana feeling: Namibia with heart and soul.

Come and stay with us, experience Namibia.

NEW! Camp Chobe joins Gondwana

Assuring extraordinary experiences: Camp Chobe, the latest addition to the Gondwana Collection, is a jewel for nature and bird lovers. 

NEW! Namibia2Go. Expecially4You.

Explore Namibia your way with our new unbeatable self-drive safari package for two. Includes B&B, a 4x4 vehicle and a detailed on route map guide.
Gondwana`s Newsroom
22.09.2017

The creeps or fascination – opinions when it comes to bush crickets

Towards the end of their life of just a few months armoured crickets, Acanthoplus discoidalis in this picture, feed on their own injured or dead kind and on other protein.

In some years thousands of armoured bush crickets are run over on Namibia’s arterial roads at the end of the rainy season, when winter is on its way. The spiky, almost black insects are about three centimetres long and occur only during the summer months. One of their defence mechanisms is to squirt their yellow blood. Many people find them...[more]

Category: Stamps & Stories

21.09.2017

Tropic of Capricorn - 23˚ south

The Canadian musician and speaker, Dave Carroll, and his wife at the signboard of the Tropic of Capricorn in 2015. Carroll achieved social media fame after United Airlines failed to adequately respond to damage caused to his valuable Taylor guitar.

You may have noticed signboards indicating the Tropic of Capricorn alongside the road south of Rehoboth and the Kuiseb Pass. Actually, in Namibia the Tropic of Capricorn cuts across the Erongo, Khomas and Omaheke regions! The signs have become more colourful over time as stickers are continually added by travellers who have stopped to acknowledge...[more]

Category: Stamps & Stories

20.09.2017

Gondwana funds new Kindergarten near Hakusembe River Lodge

Children playing in the jungle gym.

The new building of the Paukeni Kindergarten close to Hakusembe River Lodge was officially opened on 12 September 2017, by the Headman of the Sikondo village, Alfons Kavera. The Hakusembe Community Development Fund necessitated the reconstruction of the building. A jungle gym was also constructed for the kids inside the fenced school yard. The...[more]

Category: Stamps & Stories

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Did you know that back in 1910 a shipping route was opened from Lüderitzbucht to New York? That the small piles of rock found next to roads in southern Namibia honour Haiseb, a Nama deity? Gondwana Collection. Have a story to tell. 
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