For guests who really want to learn about animal conservation, big cats and surviving outdoors in the African climate, Okonjima is the ideal choice. Educational as well as fascinating, it really is well worth a visit. It’s also the base for the Africat Foundation, dedicated to preserving the cheetah, leopard and lion, there are therefore numerous opportunities to view these beautiful animals.


Location: The lodge is approximately 50km from Otjiwarongo, halfway between Windhoek and the Etosha National Park.

Facilities: This camp offers activities that could not possibly be found elsewhere. From tracking cheetahs on foot, taking a trail with a bushman and learning about how they survive, to settling down in a hide to watch the wildlife in the evening, it’s certainly worth listening and learning to all these knowledgeable guides will tell you.

Restaurants & Bars: The camp itself has a bar, lounge area and both indoor and outdoor dining areas.

Accommodation: The camp offers just a small number of unique thatched African style chalets.