Welcome at Ghaub

Nature reserve & farm

An idyllic oasis in the rugged Otavi mountains: rustic farm walls, tall palm trees, thick bush and a lush lawn surround the lovingly restored historic buildings of the Ghaub Lodge.

The 120 km² area of Ghaub houses a game-rich nature reserve with extraordinary rock engravings, a limestone cave as well as a farm with livestock and cultivation of vegetables.

Ghaub Naturreservat & Farm

The Ghaub Experience:

  • Rhino drive (rhino, giraffe, eland, blesbok etc.; rock engravings)
  • Rhino tracking (encounter rhinos on eye level)
  • Cave excursion (third largest cave in Namibia)
  • Farm tour (cattle farming, vegetable cultivation)
  • Nature trails (pleasant mountain landscape, more than 250 bird species)
  • Historical ambience (former mission station of 1895)
  • Farm products (vegetable, fruits, fruit juices, jams etc.)

News from Ghaub

Otavi Mountains pose in Stuttgart - January 2020

"Ideal stop on tours that lead via Etosha to the Zambezi (Caprivi) region." – "A great tip for vacationers who are visiting Namibia for the second time." This is what tour operators remarked at the trade fair in Stuttgart after they watched the PowerPoint presentation about the region of the Otavi Mountains...


Ghaub Lodge & Ghaub Campsite
Ghaub Lodge

Ghaub Lodge

Accommodation with historic ambience: 12 large rooms with high ceilings and view of the extensive garden.

Ghaub Campsite

Ghaub Campsite

Camping with view of the sprawling valley: Each of the sites has a lawn, a bathroom, electricity, a table and a barbecue.