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About Alte Kalkofen Lodge

Alte Kalkofen Lodge is situated 100 km west from the small historical town Keetmanshoop en-route the main tar road to Luderitz in the Southern part of Namibia. The lodge is set in a beautiful natural African garden where vast open spaces effortlessly combine with the rocky desert area.

The lodge itself offers 10 bungalows as well as two rooms in the farm house, all overlooking large camel thorn trees growing in the river bed. The lodge features its own restaurant where breakfast is served daily. The restaurant is also open to guests for light lunches and home-cooked evening meals.

The area is historical, with many museums, and the lodge itself is a testimony to this. The name Alte Kalköfen, is derived from two old lime ovens situated on the farms Simplon and Sandverhaar. Both ovens were built in the early 1900s with the purpose to produce lime that was used for construction and agricultural purposes.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Response Time: 8 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Lodge
  • Sleeps: 22
  • Check-in: 01:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 24 Reviews


  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

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          Reviews for Alte Kalkofen Lodge

          24 guest reviews Reviews of

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          Lezanda Roux, South Africa
          03 April 2016

          The accommodation,food and surroundings were excellent!The only little problem was the air conditioning system,we felt it was not efficient to bring relieve from the heat.So we slept with open doors!Something you cannot do at any place!

          Berdine Vos, South Africa
          30 August 2015


          Sue Setton, South Africa
          09 August 2015

          What a treat it was to stay at Alte Kalkofen Lodge! The room was so beautifully decorated and we felt that every need was catered for. Dinner was an experience not to be missed with delicious food and exciting sightings at the waterhole (bat-eared foxes and an aardwolf). Hilda and Frikkie are warm and welcoming and take such care in everything they do - we loved it - thank you!

          Sid Fitzhenry, South Africa
          08 May 2015

          Frikkie and Hilda are such relaxed and welcoming hosts.  It all fits together to be the best place to stay  in the Southern region of Namibia. Highly recommended.Sid and Penny FitzhenrySouth Africa

          Nicolaas Treurnicht, South Africa
          14 April 2015

          The accommodation, atmosphere and food were high class and excellent in every way. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend this guest house to anyone travelling in the area.

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          Alte Kalkofen Lodge Map

          Alte Kalkofen Lodge is 92.1km from the centre of Keetmanshoop , the nearest airport 89.9km (Keetmanshoop Airport).
          *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling