How far is the lodge from Kamanjab or Palmwag?
The lodge is situated 97 km west of Kamanjab and 25 km east of Palmwag Lodge
What is the road condition to the lodge?
The road from Windhoek to Kamanjab is tar, followed by a well-maintained gravel road from Kamanjab to Grootberg Lodge. The road from Palmwag is also gravel.
Can we drive up the mountain with our own vehicle?
Only skilled drivers of 4×4 vehicles are allowed to drive up to the plateau. The steep ascension might become scary at times. Sedans must be parked in the parking area at the bottom of the pass. Guests will be collected with one of the lodge’s vehicles upon arrival and taken back to their own car on the day of departure. The parking area is under 24/7 security surveillance.
Can children participate in all activities?
Children of all ages are welcome to participate in vehicle-bound activities under supervision of their parents. Rhino tracking and guided walks are not for children under 12 years.
Is camping available at the lodge?
Camping is available at Hoada Campsite, 25 km east of Grootberg Lodge or 72 km west of Kamanjab.
Can we use the facilities at the lodge while camping at Hoada Campsite?
The activities and restaurant services are mainly offered to guests of the lodge. However, campers can always enquire about the availability of tables.
Does Grootberg Lodge have internet facilities?
Internet/Wi-Fi is available in the reception area. Please note that due to our remote location connectivity cannot be guaranteed.
Do you have plug points in the rooms?
Please take note that the guest rooms do not have plug points. Guests however have a charging facility in the main area.