Desert Horse Inn


  • Owner-run with great service and hospitality.
  • Home cooked, delicious meals.
  • Beautiful scenery.
  • Good base for visiting Luderitz and Kolmanskop.

Open: The Desert Horse Inn is open all year. 

Location: 2km west of Aus, and about 120km east of Luderitz. 

Rooms:  There is a total of 24 rooms, 4 in the main farmhouse and the others in purpose built brick chalets.  All have en-suite facilities and are spacious and simply, but tastefully decorated.

Activities:  You can explore the area on foot and there are several trails to follow or you could opt for a scenic drive through the reserve and sundowner. Or you can simply relax and take in the beautiful surroundings. 

Facilities:  The Desert Horse Inn has a cosy lounge with a fire and comfy chairs, a small curio shop stocking locally made handicrafts, on the first floor you will find a veranda with sweeping views of the area, the restaurant and a small and friendly bar area, well stocked with cold beers and wine.  There is also a small pool and lounging area.

Dining: Buffet style wholesome meals are served at individual tables, indoors or outdoors as you prefer. 

 Children of all ages are welcome.

Health: This is a very low risk malaria area. 

Communication: There is a telephone which guests can use, the internet here is sporadic at best.

Notes: The hotel accepts visa and mastercard and cash in Namibian dollars or South African Rand.

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Client Rating for Namibia 5/5 from 12 reviews

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