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N/a'an ku se Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary

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277 Farm Frauenstein, on MR 53, Windhoek, Namibia
N/a'an ku se Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Get up close and very personal with the biggest cats and other wildlife in Southern Africa. We did the late evening feeding tour, which was excelent. Cheetahs, Wild dogs, Leopards, Baboons and of course a pair of Lions. All these animals were rescued and could not be rehabilitated, so they are kept in large pens with enough room to roam,... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We managed to get two nights at this incredible lodge only. Loved the bedroom and especially Fudge who moved in with us in room 5. The food was delightful and the staff friendly and always willing to help and make you happy. But the highlight of our trip was our time with Marlice, to say this sanctuary is amazing is... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Sadly we only got to spend one night here but it was a lovely relaxing stay. We went on the carnivore feeding tour and got up close to some of Namibia's predators. The food in the restaurant is sublime and served in a great setting. The chalets are spacious and well decorated with a terrace. The staff are extremely helpful... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

This is a beautiful property near Windhoek, as well as the airport. The chalet was beautiful, and very comfortable. Dining was delightful. Staff were wonderful and very helpful. The landscape and wildlife was truly amazing. The wildlife sanctuary does some excellent work too. This was worth a visit in itself.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

My partner and I went out to Namibia to work with the wildlife conservation organisation but were deeply disappointed by the experience when we arrived. Although the lodge itself is beautiful and well run, I can not say the same for the wildlife sanctuary. We were extremely upset by some comments made by members of staff publicly around volunteers that... More 

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NaankuseMarketing, NaankuseMarketing at N/a'an ku se Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this review

This review was written by a disgruntled former employee who was with the company for less than one month in October 2014 and does not accurately depict the experience of Naankuse. We take accusations such as these very seriously however in this case, we would like to respond by assuring all guests and volunteers that N/a’an ku se is an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Its been a while since i went to Naankuse but i have only just started using this site. If you love animals then please visit Naankuse, i stayed for 2 weeks, one at the sanctuary and one at neuras, both places where amazing but if you want something to do and be hands on then i would advise just staying... More 

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NaankuseMarketing, NaankuseMarketing at N/a'an ku se Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time and reviewing us. We are very happy that you had a brilliant time at our Sanctuary, please do come visit again. Concerning Neuras: we have taken your comment forward and will create a suitable, fun and more dynamic program to partake in, but unfortunately at Neuras there is no Sanctuary, meaning the interaction and... More 

Buckinghamshire, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We only had one day off before flying home after running a training workshop. This was a brilliant place to come as you can be sure of seeing large carnivores. The lodge is lovely, the food is great, the rooms are comfortable and look amazing. Helpfully it is only 45 min from the airport and the lodge organised a taxi... More 

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Management response:

Thank you for your positive feedback about our beautiful Charity Lodge N/a’an ku sê. We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay and would be very happy to welcome you as guests again soon. Kindest regards your N/a’an ku sê Team More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

A long weekend of bushveld bliss! The chalets are aesthetically pleasing - a combination of metal, wood and stone have been used in the construction and interior design. The food was both delicious and varied, and impeccably presented. The staff were all friendly, helpful and most accommodating. Birdlife is abundant, despite the arid terrain. We even spotted a breeding pair... More 

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NaankuseMarketing, NaankuseMarketing at N/a'an ku se Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this review

We are glad that you enjoyed our day activity at the Lodge and hope that we will be able to welcome you as guests for your next Namibian adventure. Kindly Your N/a’an ku sê Team More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

I stayed here two nights at the end of my trip and it's very near the Windhoek airport so it is convenient. It is expensive but top quality and some of the money goes to the animal sanctuary. I highly recommend this for anyone who loves animals as you can join in fun activities. The highlight was walking Kiki, the... More 

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NaankuseMarketing, NaankuseMarketing at N/a'an ku se Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are happy that you have enjoyed your stay at the N/a’an ku sê Lodge & Wildlife Sanctuary which is the only Charity Lodge in Namibia with all funds directly flowing back into our charitable projects across Namibia. Thank you for being part in supporting our cause. It is greatly appreciated and we hope to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

Unfortunately, I arrived at 7pm for a one night stay only. On my way to my cottage I met a tame resident warthog who was very friendly & cute. When I was shown my cottage, I couldn't believe that I only had one night there. The lodge is a very unique combination of rustic and contemporary which is very beautiful.... More 

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NaankuseMarketing, NaankuseMarketing at N/a'an ku se Lodge and Wildlife Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are happy that you have enjoyed your short stay and we hope that for your next visit you have more time available to enjoy more of our activities on offer at our beautiful N/a’an ku sê Lodge & Wildlife Sanctuary. Kindest regards from the whole N/a’an ku sê Team More 

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