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Kulala Desert Lodge
Kulala Desert Lodge
Kulala Desert Lodge
Kulala Desert Lodge
Kulala Desert Lodge
Kulala Desert Lodge

Reviews of Kulala Desert Lodge

Wildlife sightings and reviews

326 independent comments and wildlife information from our travellers who have visited Kulala Desert Lodge and kindly agreed to share their thoughts. They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa

Wildlife sightings by our travellers
Starting in May-2018, 38 of our travellers have recorded their wildlife sightings at Kulala Desert Lodge.
Leopard

0% success

Cheetah

0% success

Oryx

95% success

Zebra

27% success

Wildebeest

17% success

Brown Hyena

7% success

Spotted Hyena

7% success

Aardvark

0% success

Giraffe

0% success

Meerkat

0% success

Pangolin

0% success

Showing 321-326 of 326
Duration
Arrival date
Mr & Mrs B
Bucks.

"Good location for the dunes and Sossusvlei"

2 nights Arrived 31 Jul 2007
"Very good accommodation and warm welcome from the manager. She offered all the help we needed to make activity arrangements including the balloon flight. The private gate to the dunes was a real bonus and our guide Simon was excellent.

There was a local choir one evening comprised from the staff who were really good and gave us a local flavour of traditional music.

The area is stunning and the ballon trip whilst not actually travelling that far was fantastic." See all these reviews: 19n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Good
Facilities:
Excellent
Mr & Mrs F
Hants

"Kulala Desert Lodge"

2 nights Arrived 26 Jul 2007
"The overall experience of the camp was good. Our guide Franz was very accommodating & friendly - we were amazed that he had only been guiding for 4 months.

The trip into the dunes was excellent because Franz made it so.

The food was poor and cold when served." See all these reviews: 15n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Good
Service:
Average
Activities:
Good
Rooms:
Good
Food:
Poor
Facilities:
Good
Mrs Meerkat
UK

"The desert was the highligt"

1 night Arrived 24 Jul 2007
"Lovely hotel - the visit to the sandunes was the highlight of my holiday" See all these reviews: 16n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Excellent
Mr Caracal
UK

"Fantastic situation for visiting Sossusvlei"

2 nights Arrived 18 Jul 2007
"The welcome was reasonably friendly but this place is a less personal lodge than Zebra. We thought our chalet had a brilliant setting and the view from the main veranda was lovely at sunset.

The food was tasty but was delivered at great speed and dinner was not a relaxing affair! We would have preferred more time to finish our courses and between each one being brought!

The sunrise drive was wonderful. We stopped for sunset and were pretty much the first to arrive at dead vlei and watched the sun come over the dunes with great photographic opportunities. We then walked up to a ridge of Big Mama which had lovely views. Personally we would have liked to walk up further but the guide and some of the party stayed behind which perhaps restricted us.

A trip to the Sesriem Canyon was offered in the evening but we thought that this was a lot of money and chose to drive ourselves, which gave us opportunity to get petrol and a permit for the next day." See all these reviews: 13n in Namibia; 5n in Botswana
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Average
Activities:
Good
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Good
Facilities:
Good
Mr J & Mrs S B
UK

"Fantastic place and great room / tent)"

2 nights Arrived 13 Jul 2007
"Arrived after dark so first sight of dunes from the tent doorway at sunrise the next morning was a wonderful experience.

It was a great place to stay, with an 'upmarket' feel to it, although the very nature of the camp and the number of guests inevitably gives it a slightly less 'personal' feel to it than a few of the other places we stayed at.

The trip to the Sossusvlei dunes was great, but there was some delay as the guide left with the wrong key for the gate padlock(!) then we got a puncture later on so arrival at Dead Vlei was a bit late and consequently not ideal for photography. The lunch in the desert was great though. Our guide, Christoph, was fairly new to the job but gave us a very good trip" See all these reviews: 14n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Excellent

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Facilities:
Excellent
Goshawks
Merseyside

"Prime position for experiencing dunes"

3 nights Arrived 6 Jun 2007
"Warm welcome but over elaborate intro to comply with company rules.

Main areas pleasant but food , although good in patrs, did not live up to brochure.

Local walks interesting but very limited. Trip to dunes very well done." See all these reviews: 14n in Namibia
Experience Report
Overall Rating:
Good

Location:
Excellent
Service:
Good
Activities:
Excellent
Rooms:
Good
Food:
Good
Facilities:
Good
Showing 321-326 of 326
92%
326 reviews of Kulala Desert Lodge by travellers since August 2007
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