INTU-AFRIKA COLLECTION ]
The Camelthorn Kalahari Lodge is
aptly named as it finds itself between two sand
dunes in an area peppered with Camelthorn trees
which are endemic to this region.
The 12 rondavel-style
thatched huts are sparsely set against a
backdrop of red dune sands, yellow grasses,
piercing blue skies and the greens and browns of
the wide-spread Camelthorn and Acacia trees.
The 12 rooms are smaller than those at
Zebra lodge but
are styled the same way with crisp white linen
on comfortable beds. The San-inspired
decor compliments this stylish yet rustic
style. The en-suite bathrooms are fitted with a
large shower, air conditioning and a tea and
This lodge is designed to
cater for the more young at heart and the rooms
are therefore at an adequate distance from one
Each rondavel has a small stone
patio from which the captivating scenes of the
Kalahari Desert can be taken in.
inviting, sparkling blue pool which attracts the
odd Oryx despite there being a waterhole in
close proximity is the first sight to catch your
eye as you enter the main area of the lodge.
The lounge has comfortable leather seating and
is next to the bar that leads to a boma area
where large fires are lit and barbecues can be
enjoyed at night.
An upstairs restaurant
overlooking the majestic sights serves an
alternative area where sumptuous meals are
The kitchen is also replenished with
organically grown vegetables from the
neighbouring farm, Twilight and guests truly
enjoy the finest and freshest culinary delights
that the Kalahari has to offer.
the Intu Afrika Game Reserve are encouraged to
spend more than one night at the lodge because
of the variety of activities with which guests
can occupy and enthral themselves with. Guests
can explore the neighbouring lodges and choose
to have dinner at one of the other lodges or to
spoil themselves with the ever popular dune
Description Windhoek > Intu Afrika (250 km):
Drive from Windhoek on the B1
South towards Rehoboth (90km) Continue from
Rehoboth to Kalkrand (100km) Turn left just
before Kalkrand on the C21 and follow 45km. Turn
right on the D1268 and follow for 15km. You will
come to the gate of Intu Afrika on your right
Marienthal > Intu
Afrika ( 60 km):
Marienthal on the B1 direction Windhoek (5 km)
Turn right on the C20 (20km) Turn left on the
D1268 (35km) The gate will be on your left.