Ongava Lodge, Etosha, Namibia

Ongava Lodge is a Classic Camp

Wildlife at Ongava Lodge

Ongava Lodge features almost all of the characteristic wildlife of the area, with plains game such as springbok, gemsbok, wildebeest, Burchell's zebra, Hartmann's mountain zebra, waterbuck, red hartebeest, giraffe, eland and endemic black-faced impala seen, while Etosha itself has elephant to add to the list. In Etosha, large herds of plains game concentrate around the waterholes in the dry season, making for exciting wildlife viewing. Lion move between the Park and the Reserve and both black and white rhino can be seen. Ten of Namibia’s 14 endemic bird species have been recorded in the 340 species seen on Ongava.

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Latest Ongava Lodge Album

Submitted by: Heinrich Röntgen, Nov 17, 2014

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Latest News From Ongava Lodge

  • Ongava Game Reserve - July 2015
    Sep 7, 2015

    An abundance of lion and rhino activity on the Ongava Reserve this month, with guests experiencing a lion kill one night, right between Tents 8 and 9 at Ongava Tented Camp…

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  • Ongava Game Reserve - June 2015
    Sep 3, 2015

    An interesting sight this month was that of a juvenile rock python catching a red-headed finch on the edge of the Ongava Lodge waterhole…

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  • Ongava Lodge - May 2015
    Jun 24, 2015

    Guests witness an amazing sighting at Ongava Lodge as an African rock python attempted to catch a rock hyrax…

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ View from the dining area overlooking the waterhole was really something. The variety of animal life was amazing, one would not really have to go out on Safari, as it comes to you. ”
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Reviewed by: Anne H, 16 August 2015