About Opuwo Country Hotel

The ideal gateway to exploring Koakoland . . .

The Hotel is situated on a hilltop facing northwest with breathtaking views overlooking a valley with magnificent sunsets and offering 360° view of the surrounding area. The Hotel is within easy reach of Kaoko Otavi, Epupa Falls and Swartbooisdrift.  Road conditions between Kamanjab and Opuwo is in excellent condition (tarmac).  The remaining 85km gravel road to Ruacana is also in an excellent condition.

The Hotel offers 26 luxury twins rooms, 2 luxury double rooms and 12 standard twin rooms. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms and are fitted with air conditioners.  Our hotel however is not wheelchair friendly.

If the day has drained your energy, the Hotel offers various massage options from our Rare Scent Spa to get you back in holiday spirit.  Spend some time in the spa and enjoy a professional back, back & neck, sport, half and full body, feet or a sundowner massage with cocktail included. (please book in advance)

Deck chairs and umbrellas set the scene for a relaxed day around the pool or cool off after a hard day’s drive. The Hotel have an excellent bar and restaurant where guests can crack a cold one and enjoy mouth watering meals,  a private lounge next to the wine cellar offers an relaxed atmosphere and place to enjoy an evening with friends.

Special prior arrangements can be made for honeymooners, anniversaries and birthdays, as well as private dinners, snack baskets and cakes.  The Hotel has 24hours electricity (220v), credit card facilities (Master and Visa as well as most European Cards)

Children of all ages are welcome but must be under parents supervision at all times. Children will only be allowed to go on activities when accompanied by their parents.

For fly-in customers convenience, a gravel airstrip with co-ordinates S18.03 E13.51 at Opuwo can be used. Arrange for pickup prior to arrival.

Hotel co-ordinates:  18° 2′ 40.2″ Latitude   13° 49′ 59.9″ Longitude.


About the Owners . . .

Opuwo Country Hotel, situated in Opuwo in the Kaokoveld section of Kaokoland and previously part of the Namibia Country Hotels portfolio, has new owners. Wouter and Lientjie bought Opowo Country Hotel in 2012.

We don’t intend to re-invent the wheel, so we will take the already well planned and managed foundation laid by our predecessors and continue developing on that. Our aim is to establish Opuwo Hotel as the Hotel of choice when visiting the Opuwo region and Kaokoland.

Location ! Location ! Opuwo Country Hotel ‘s location lend itself as the ideal gateway to explore the area’s attractions and offer the visitor / traveler the opportunity to plan excursions to Epupa Falls, Ruacana Falls, Swartbooisdrift, Kunene River, not forgetting the Ovahimba villages in the area, to give you a glimpse into the lives of these fascinating people.

Make Yourself at Home and Enjoy the Stay.