Onguma Game Reserve consists of 34 000 hectares on the Eastern Border of the Etosha National Park. The Reserve boasts 5 stunning lodges and offers not only guided game drive activities into the Etosha National Park but also guides walks and Rhino research drives on the private Reserve. Onguma Game Reserve boasts over thirty different animal species consisting of plains game including kudu, giraffe, eland, oryx, hartebeest, zebra, impala to name a few as well as predators such as lion, cheetah and leopard. The latest addition to the to Onguma Game Reserve is a family of black rhinos!
Wildlife is not all there is on offer at Onguma Game Reserve. There are more than 300 bird species and during the Namibian summer months the reserve becomes a bird-watcher's paradise with thousands of species migrating to the wetlands created by the seasonal rains.
ONGUMA - THE FORT ‘
The Fort is unlike any other, the only one of its kind in Namibia.
It is built in exactly the right spot to give guests probably one of the best sunset views in the whole of Namibia - overlooking the beautiful scarceness of the Etosha Pans, decorated only with its wild animals and hundreds of Camel Thorn trees.
Upon arriving at The Fort, you will be received by not only our friendly staff, but also massive raw walls, stunning stone cladded features and a huge tower with views toward Etosha and Fisher's Pan. The Fort will surprise you at every corner; a classical African feel combined with a touch of Moroccan and Indian flavours, characterised by a selection of the most beautiful antique windows and doors.
Accommodation at Onguma - The Fort consists of 11 mini Suites and 1 honeymoon Suite, all situated adjacent to the Main Fort extending on both sides to the south and the north. Every mini Suite is completely private and about 50 meters apart from one another and is equipped with a bar fridge, and an air cooling system for those warmer days. The spacious bathroom has both an inside shower as well as an outside shower area. From every area of the room, wooden decks lead you towards the outside seating area and sun loungers for just relaxing and enjoying the extraordinary view.
In addition, the one and only Sultan Suite is situated inside the Main Tower of the main complex. It has a large beautifully designed bedroom that leads into a lounge area and out onto a small private viewing deck. The lounge is equipped with a satellite television system, a bar fridge and telephone facilities. And for those warm evenings, you have an air cooling system as well. The large bathroom has a wonderful open shower area, as well as a bath in which to relax and reflect upon your day's experiences. features.
ONGUMA - TENTED CAMP
Onguma Tented Camp is an intimate small camp, ideal for romantics yearning for an Under-Canvas Safari experience.
Each of the 7 luxury tents has an inside and outside shower, stunning bath for soaking in and a twin vanity area. All tents look out over the active waterhole.
ONGUMA - TREE TOP CAMP TREEHOUSE
Onguma Tree Top is a rustic safari on stilts, ideal for small parties travelling together.
Onguma Tree Top Camp is a small and intimate camp, with 4 treehouses built on wooden stilts amongst the trees. Rooms have an outside shower area and overlook the active waterhole.
ONGUMA GAME RESERVE
Situated on the eastern side of Etosha, bordering Fisher's Pan, Onguma Game Reserve is one of Namibia's best kept secrets! Here you will be afforded the opportunity of experiencing Africa in all her beauty and diversity. Onguma Game Reserve has more than 34,000 hectares of protected land and wildlife.
Our nature reserve boasts over thirty different animal species consisting of plains game including kudu, giraffe, eland, oryx, hartebeest, zebra, impala and many more roam freely as well as predators such as lion, cheetah, leopard, being common residents of the area.
The latest addition to the already abundant wildlife at Onguma Game Reserve is a family of black rhinos! More than 300 bird species can also be viewed at Onguma Game Reserve. During the Namibian summer months the nature reserve becomes a bird-watcher's paradise with thousands of species migrating to the wetlands created by the seasonal rains and ephemeral river systems.
Guests can enjoy nature drives on Onguma Game Reserve. Alternatively, guests can also participate in a game drive into Etosha National Park where you will be afforded the opportunity of viewing various game in the largest national park in Namibia.
Various waterholes in and around Etosha ensure fantastic photographic opportunities and the thrill of seeing some of the largest mammals in the world. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step; take that step at Onguma Safari Camps.
Onguma Reserve consists of 34 000 hectares of Namibian wilderness and is home to numerous plains game, more than 300 bird species and even 3 of the "Big 5". After enjoying a game drive into Etosha National Park in the morning, you have several options to choose from when you return to your camp. Join us on one of the following activities.
Morning Etosha Game Drive (includes beverages)
Onguma Sundowner Drive (includes beverages)
Interpretive Bush Walk (excluding beverages)
Private Game Drive per activity (bookable in advance)
Onkolo Hide (includes beverages)
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