Omaanda

| Namibia | Windhoek |
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Summary

Composed of ten huts inspired by traditional Owambo architecture, Omaanda is an exceptionally appealing lodge, whose discrete elegance and timeless appeal take you on an unforgettable journey. Discover the singular beauty of the Namibian savannah, in the very heart of a private animal reserve of over 9,000 hectares surrounding the capital Windhoek.

Omaanda owes its name to its exceptional situation, lying right in the heart of a private animal reserve, the Zannier Reserve by N/a’an ku sê.

Overlooking the boundless Namibian plains, the camp is made up of some ten extremely luxurious round thatched huts whose design is inspired by traditional Owambo architecture. This ethnic majority group is known for its secular and sober know-how, inspired by and having a deep respect for the natural environment in which it lives.

This unique resort also features cosy bar, a spa with two double treatment rooms, a boutique and a heated infinity swimming pool overlooking the majestic savannah. The welcoming and authentically decorated restaurant is open all day long and offers a selection of sumptuous meals inspired by the best local produce.

To offer an adventure as a change from restful activities in the lodge itself, several excursions and safaris are organised twice daily and included in the service offered by the resort. The programmes are made-to-measure according to the desires of the guests and their thirst for discovery. Each excursion becomes an unforgettable, extraordinary and magical experience.

Location

Omaanda is set within the Zannier Reserve by N/a’an ku sê, an incredible private animal conservation reserve of 9000 hectares in the countryside surrounding the Namibian capital Windhoek.

NEAREST AIRPORTS
Windhoek Hosea Kutako Airport WDH (international and domestic flights - 20min) or Windhoek Eros Airport ERS (domestic flights - 35min).

Facilities

Ambo Delights - restaurant

Morning, midday and evening, the welcoming Ambo Delights restaurant, offers a cuisine inspired by the best local products.

Set in a welcoming decor, the restaurant offers a varied and refined cuisine throughout the day, from home-made breakfast to small delicious dishes to share at lunch, as well as food from the grill or game meat on a spit at dinner.

A team of passionate chefs, led by the Belgian chef Annelie Maes, offer an inventive and creative cuisine. The cuisine on offer is substantial with wonderfully generous p...


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Pool Side Bar - bar

Majestic yet melting into the background, the 15m by 4m heated outdoor infinity pool offers a superb view over the savannah, from sunrise to midnight dip.

Between midday and 4pm, guests can take a meal in the restaurant that lies right next to the pool in keeping with the peaceful rhythm of the place.

The pool bar lies a few metres away and provides refreshment throughout the day. Between excursions or other activities, Omaanda guests can refresh themselves on the deck while enjoying one of the wide selection of drinks,...


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Wellness & Fitness - wellness

At Omaanda, there's a space that is at one with nature, with the singular aim of promoting a holistic sense of wellbeing for the hotel's clients.

The aim is for guests to feel a sense of calm, serenity, and rest from their daily lives. Guests will disconnect with the outside world, so as to connect with their inner selves.

There's a place where rest, fresh food, connection to nature, pampering and activities are front of mind.

The teams are present to ensure anything you desire can be accommodated, from parti...


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Kids - kids

Please note that for safety reasons, Omaanda does not welcome children below 6 years old and that some activities offered on the Zannier Reserve by N/a’an ku sê are not suitable for children below 16 years old.

The staff is however experienced at creating some personalized activities for young guests, like visiting the chefs in the kitchen, board games, etc.

Experiences - activities

Evening experience
Dinner finished, one’s only desire is to prolong the evening in the bar. Designed to be refined yet cosy, this is the ideal spot to take an aperitif or sundowner. Open from 5pm to 11pm, it offers a remarkable selection of wines and spirits as well as a wide range of cocktails.

The relaxed atmosphere of the bar encourages an evening playing cards or trying out the wooden games.

But the friendly ambiance is energized with the nearby ‘boma’, this typically local pl...


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Rooms

One-Bedroom Hut

2 adults + 1 child over 6 years guests
60 sqm + 20 sqm terrace sqm

The eight 1-Bedroom Huts are built in traditional Namibian style, with rounded corners and hand-finished thatched roof. The design is simple und understated; the deep, warm colours are evocative of the earth, sand and natural environment. The interior decoration is composed of rare objects and precious antiques from African culture.

These huts are spacious (60 sqm interior) and boast a private 20 sqm terrace with magnificent views overlooking the nearby ‘dam’ (small lake) and the distant hills of the Khomas Hochland plateau.

The bedroom is fitted with a king-sized double bed which is convertible into twin beds, a desk, an armchair and a large walk-in dressing room. There is an open fireplace shared by the bedroom and the bathroom. The bedrooms are equipped with flat screen TV, Sound Bar with Bluetooth Connectivity and Wi-Fi. The huts also offer a minibar, a laptop-size safe, a Nespresso machine and an electric kettle. All rooms are fully air-conditioned.

With a walk-in rain shower, separate WC, double vanity and a large bathtub with stunning views, the bathrooms are spacious and comfortable. Guests will feel completely at home in this wonderful location in the middle of the Savannah.

THE EQUIPMENT INCLUDES
A Nespresso coffee machine
An electric kettle
One LCD flat screen TV (with satellite channels)
Integrated sound system
Mini-bar
Telephone
Safe
Hairdryer
Bathroom amenities
Bluetooth connectivity

"Call now for a quote!"
+44 20 7148 1778

Two-Bedroom Hut

4 adults + 2 children over 6 years guests
120 sqm + 26 sqm terrace sqm

The 2-bedroom huts were designed with families or small groups in mind. They promise ultra-modern comfort while maintaining the authentic Namibian style of design and architecture. Warmth and strength of colour, original pieces of furniture and decoration, every detail is a reminder of the richness of African culture. A roof of thatch, hand-finished by local craftsmen, perfectly completes these rooms of traditional circular design.

The spacious huts (120 sqm) open onto a 26 sqm terrace and are an ideal place for a quiet retreat while watching stunning sunsets or the wild animals roaming on the veld nearby.

Each bedroom has its own bathroom and shares a cosy living area with a large fireplace. The bedrooms are fitted with a king-sized double bed convertible into twin beds, a desk, an armchair and a large walk-in dressing room. Each bedroom is equipped with a flat screen TV, a sound bar with Bluetooth connectivity and Wi-Fi. They also offer a minibar, a laptop-size safe, a Nespresso machine and an electric kettle. All rooms are fully air-conditioned.

With a walk-in rain shower, separate WC, double vanity and a large bathtub with stunning views, the bathrooms are spacious and comfortable.

THE EQUIPMENT INCLUDES
A Nespresso coffee machine
An electric kettle
One LCD flat screen TV (with satellite channels)
Integrated sound system
Mini-bar
Telephone
Safe
Hairdryer
Bathroom amenities
Bluetooth connectivity

"Call now for a quote!"
+44 20 7148 1778

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