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Desert Rhino Camp

A luxurious tented camp to discover the last true habitat of the black rhino

Desert Rhino Camp

Wilderness Desert Rhino Camp promises an extraordinary Damaraland adventure that not only showcases the country’s stunning landscapes but also champions wildlife conservation. 

The camp’s most notable highlight is the chance to witness Critically Endangered black rhinos up close, a rare and humbling experience guided by experts from the on-site conservation partner, Save the Rhino Trust (SRT) Namibia. Home to one of the planet’s last free-roaming populations of black rhino, a portion of the camp’s revenue goes to support their ongoing conservation. 

The camp’s setting is as dramatic as the wildlife it protects, characterised by moonlike landscapes featuring flat-topped mountains, wind-sculpted sandstone cliffs, and dry riverbeds. Guests can track black rhinos on foot across the open Damaraland plains and explore the 450,000 hectare Palmwag Concession with its proliferation of desert-adapted mammals, including elephants, giraffes, oryx, zebras, and more.

In the evenings, guests can gather around the campfire as the southern night sky comes alive with constellations before retreating back to their Meru-style tent. With only eight rooms, an intimate and secluded atmosphere pervades the camp, giving it an authentic safari feel. 

Plan your stay
Coral Tree luxury rating

Number of rooms

8

Location

Damaraland

Child Policy

6+

Why we love it

‘If you want an authentic and ethical black rhino encounter, this is the place to come’

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Charlie, Africa Travel Sales Manager

Key Highlights & Amenities
  • See critically endangered Black rhinos up close with Save the Rhino Trust
  • One of the last free roaming populations of black rhinos on the planet
  • 8 Meru-style tents with raised wooden decks and panoramic views
  • Swimming pool and chill out deck to escape the afternoon heat
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Talk to us about your next big adventure.
Call: +44 (0) 1242 908 720  or   Request a quote
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Talk to us about your next big adventure.
Call: +44 (0) 1242 908 720  or   Request a quote
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