If there was ever an enchanted garden, this is it. Entering the Kalahari Farmhouse is like stepping into a magical enclave or an oasis in the desert - far away from the world. It urges you to take off shoes, lie on the soft grass, open a book and relax. The cottagey chalets with colourful patchwork quilts, fireplaces and oodles of charm look onto the garden lined with towering palms. Birds flutter through the trees, water runs in the streamlets and the feeling of peace pervades the intimate Kalahari resort. Well-positioned on the outskirts of Stampriet where life-giving artesian water spurts to the surface, the Farmhouse enjoys this generous boon in the Kalahari Desert.

The ample water supply allows the garden to be kept lush and Gondwana's Self Sufficiency Centre to grow its produce for the collection of lodges around the country. The gods surely smile on this land where goodness grows. At the Centre, adjacent to the lodge, seasonal vegetables are grown, cows are milked, and a variety of cheeses, salamis, sausages and biltong are produced. Several chickens wander about and pigs grunt contentedly from their enclosures. Take the time off on a trip to put up feet at Kalahari Farmhouse. Easily accessible if travelling between Windhoek and the South, or if en route to the Kgalagadi or South Africa, the lodge is best enjoyed over a few days. Visit the Self Sufficiency Centre, lounge around the pool or in the garden, join a sunset excursion into the burnished dunes at Kalahari Anib Lodge, 30km away, and REST. 
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The Kalahari Farmhouse is also the home of the Gondwana Training Academy. Therefore the lodge is closed for guests from January to April 2017, during which time the restaurant and souvenir shopping will remain open to day visitors. From 28 April 2017 the lodge will accommodate guests again and trainees will be given the opportunity to apply their skills. 

For the 2017 season, reservations at the Kalahari Farmhouse are possible from 28 April. 
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Rates N$ per person incl. VAT & Bed Levy Double room B&B Single room B&B
Season 2016: 1 November 2015 - 31 October 2016 N$ 1099 N$ 1374      
Season 2017: 1 November 2016 - 31 December 2016 and
                         4 July 2017 - 31 October 2017
N$ 1211   N$ 1511




  • • Credit Card: Visa, Master
  • • Laundry Service


  • • 11 Bungalows (3 Family & 8 Twin Rooms)
  • • Restaurant
  • • Bar
  • • Swimming Pool
  • • Free Wi-Fi at the Reception Area
  • • 24-hour Security
  • • Mobile Connectivity
  • • Secure Parking


  • • Tours of the Self-Sufficiency Centre
  • • Scenic Drives in Gondwana Kalahari Park 30 km away


  • • Air Conditioning / Heating
  • • En-suite bathrooms, showers
  • • Safe
  • • Veranda
  • • Mosquito Nets
  • • Tea / Coffee Facilities


Tel: +264 61 427200
Fax: +264 61 251863
After hours: +264 81 129 2424 (24-hour emergency contact)
Email: farmhouse(at)gondwana-collection.com
Kalahari Farmhouse Contact Details:
Tel: +264 63 260 259


  • Children are most welcome at all our venues. Children up to 5 years old are free of charge; for children between the age of 6 and 13 years we charge 50 per cent of the B&B rate.

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