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 cattle and maize fields.

Ghaub Naturreservat & Farm

The Ghaub Experience:

  • Rhino drive (rhino, eland, blesbok etc; rock engravings)
  • Rhino tracking (encounter rhinos on eye level)
  • Cave excursion (third largest cave in Namibia)
  • Farm tour (cultivation, livestock farming)
  • Nature trails (pleasant mountain landscape, more than 250 bird species)

News from Ghaub

One of Namibia’s monuments for 50 years – December 2017

The Ghaub Cave in the Otavi Mountains celebrated a jubilee this year. However, considering the age of the karst cave, due to experts millions of years, this is only one of three anniversaries – and by far the most recent...


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.