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Etendeka Mountain Camp

Simple comfort in the rugged mountains of the Etendeka

Etendeka Mountain Camp

Nestled in the captivating foothills of the Grootberg massif in northern Damaraland, Etendeka Mountain Camp is a true haven for nature enthusiasts seeking an authentic and eco-conscious wilderness experience. 

With ten ensuite Meru tents, the camp combines modern comforts with a deep respect for the environment. Each tent has been thoughtfully refurbished, while the traditional open-air bucket shower remains an iconic feature, allowing guests to connect with the surrounding landscape while freshening up.

Etendeka’s commitment to eco-friendly values is evident in every aspect of the camp, with its use of solar ovens and open fires providing a true taste of traditional African cuisine. Notably, Etendeka is one of only two establishments to have received the highest rank in the Namibian Eco-awards. 

Alongside game drives through the Etendeka Concession, morning guided walks invite guests to engage in discussions about the importance of local conservancies and their impact on the community. Or guests can embark on a self-guided ‘sundowner walk’ to explore the surrounding terrain and take in the spectacular setting. 

In the evening, Dennis and Bonnie, the camp’s hosts, take advantage of the minimal light and air pollution by pointing out intriguing constellations, stars, and planets with the aid of a ‘star pointer’ and telescope.

Plan your stay
Coral Tree luxury rating

Number of rooms

10 tents

Location

Damaraland

Child Policy

12+

Why we love it

‘This camp offers down-to-earth accommodation with conservation and the environment at the forefront’

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Mike, Coral Tree founder

Key Highlights & Amenities
  • Luxury Meru tents in the Etendeka Concession
  • Spectacular guided nature walks and self-guided 'sundowner walks' in a stunning natural setting
  • Enriching stargazing sessions with knowledgeable hosts
  • The camp supports the local Omatendeka and Ananbeb communities
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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

Why travel with Coral Tree?

We are the specialists in luxury Africa family safari holidays

We are Africa experts and also parents. We understand what makes a memorable family adventure.

Our knowledge and connections are unsurpassed

We have been living and working in African tourism for over two decades.

Every journey is tailored with your specific wishes in mind

No off-the-shelf packages or cookie-cutter itineraries. Unique family safaris.

Each trip funds grassroots conservation and girls education projects

You pay no more for the privilege, we support causes close to our hearts.

Get in touch
Talk to Tess & Mike about your next big adventure
Call: +44 (0) 1242 908 720
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Google Rating
5.0
Based on 58 reviews
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