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Kulala Wilderness Reserve, Namibia

Featured Safari Destination by SAFARI GURU

LITTLE KULALA CAMP


Description

A welcome oasis situated on the dry Auab riverbed in the Kulala Wilderness Reserve, Little Kulala celebrates the splendour and solitude of the Namib Desert. Excursions to Sossusvlei (via a gate exclusive to Wilderness Safaris vehicles), nature drives, walks and eco-sensitive quad biking, explore this fascinating landscape.

Once farmland used for subsistence goat farming, the region had very little indigenous wildlife. In 1996 Wilderness Safaris stepped in to rehabilitate the area and today the land and its wildlife have returned to their former glory.

Inspired by Dead Vlei, the design of the 11 climate-controlled, thatched “kulalas”, each with a private plunge pool, merges seamlessly into the timeless desert setting. Each villa has a rooftop Star Bed for romantic star gazing.

Purpose: Once farmland used for subsistence goat farming, the region had very little indigenous wildlife. In 1996 Wilderness Safaris stepped in to rehabilitate the area and today the land and its wildlife have returned to their former glory.

Desert-adapted wildlife to be seen on the Kulala Wilderness Reserve includes ostrich, springbok, gemsbok, spotted hyaena and the occasional brown hyaena. Smaller creatures such as bat-eared fox, black-backed jackal, porcupine, Cape fox and aardwolf can also be seen. One bird, the aptly named dune lark, has its entire global distribution limited to the area. A surprisingly diverse array of insects, reptiles and rodents make their home around Kulala Desert Lodge. At dusk the call of barking geckoes can be heard, and walks reveal the smaller creatures - the buck-spoor spider with its multi-entrance burrow or the ambush specialist antlion, to name but a few.

A balloon safari (at extra cost) offers an awe-inspiring experience soaring silently above the desert.

Property details
Location Kulala Wilderness Reserve, Namibia
Accommodation 10 standard kulalas - Seven twin bedded units, three double bedded units and one family kulala
Guest Room Facilities Private Pool / Jacuzzi, Safe, Hair Dryer, Charging Points, Lounge Area, Tea & Coffee, Verandah
Lodge Facilities Bar, Pool, Library
Family Policy All Ages Welcome
Activities Game Drives, Quad Biking, Bird Watching, Sleep Out, Guided Walks
Available Services Massages, Credit Card, Laundry Service Complimentary
Included Guided Safaris, All Meals and Drinks (excluding French Champagne), Laundry
Not Included Gratuities, Massages
Why Little Kulala Camp? Closest luxury camp to the iconic Sossusvlei dunes and vleis, Private and exclusive access to 27 000 hectares of wildlife and desert scenery
Pricing Upon Request - Open All Year
Errors and Omissions Excepted (E&OE)

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