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Ondekaremba

Lodge near the Windhoek International Airport | Namibia

Visitors requiring accommodation close to Windhoek International Airport (7km) should consider Ondekaremba. This is an ideal location for late arrivals to Namibia, for travellers with an early flight out of Hosea Kutako Airport and self-drive tourists who do not wish to travel all the way into Windhoek before or after a long journey Ondekaremba is located on a farm in a small nature conservation area of 60km², surrounded by African bush savannah. It has been owned/managed by the same family since 1900. There are a number of small lakes and dams scattered around the property and these water features attract a variety of game species and bird life.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner can be ordered in the restaurant, complemented by drinks from the bar. Meals are prepared in the farm kitchen, often using local Namibian farm produce. The terrace and garden provide a quiet and shady venue to relax and unwind and the swimming pool offers respite from the hot Namibian sun.

Accommodation is in a variety of spacious and well-decorated rooms. Some of them nestle under high trees on the banks of the dry riverbed of the Seeis River.

  • Standard Rooms: There are 8 Standard Rooms with an en-suite shower/toilet, mini-bar and private patio with a garden view. Will suit 2 or 3 guests.
  • Luxury Apartment: A more upmarket room for 1 or 2 guests with similar facilities as the Standard Rooms.
  • Family Room: An ideal room for families of up to 4 with similar facilities to the Standard Rooms.

There is a separate lounge for day visitors with a shower, internet facilities and access to the swimming pool, restaurant and bar. For those with a flight later in the day an added advantage to staying at Ondekaremba is the day-room facility. Airport pick-ups/drop-offs can be arranged.

The Ondekaremba farm is well stocked with wildlife including: oryx, kudu, red hartebeest, springbok, mongooses, baboons and warthog. Numerous birds can be found on the and you can expect to see guinea fowl, herons, yellow-billed hornbills, ostrich, white-browed sparrow weaver, bee-eaters, cormorants, Egyptian geese, rosy-faced lovebirds and shrikes.

Accommodation in Namibia

  • Ondekaremba: Lodge Exterior
  • Ondekaremba: Game
  • Ondekaremba: Pool
  • Ondekaremba: Standard Room View
  • Ondekaremba: Nature Activities
  • Ondekaremba: Room
  • Ondekaremba: Lodge Interior
  • Ondekaremba: Lilac Breasted Roller
  • Ondekaremba: Luxury Apartment
  • Ondekaremba: Luxury Apartment Room
  • Ondekaremba: Ostrich Family
  • Ondekaremba: Luxury Apartment Interior
  • Ondekaremba: Yellowed Billed Kite
  • Ondekaremba: Standard Room Interior
  • Ondekaremba: Rainy Season
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Scenic drives:
Take a leisurely drive through the Ondekaremba farm. The early morning or late afternoon tend to provide the best light for photography and when the animals are most active.
Hiking:
There are a number of not too difficult and well-marked hiking trails to follow around the farm. Distances range from 3 to 13km with ample opportunities to spot wildlife along the way.
Hides/blinds:
A number of hides/blinds have been set up not far from some of the dams/lakes. This allows for some uninterrupted game viewing and photographic sessions without disturbing the wildlife. (As if they didn't know someone was watching them!)
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Directions to the lodge

Ondekaremba is north of the B8 road that runs from Windhoek to the International Airport. The turnoff to the lodge is well signposted and is approximately 5km west of the airport

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