Welcome to Okutala Etosha Lodge, a private lodge situated on a breath-taking piece of Namibian land, covering 24,000 hectares. 

We focus on releasing wild animals within their natural habitat. 

It is here where you will find the Giraffe - looking down on you while cooling off in our sparkling pool, or you might have to share your breakfast with our family of Mongoose.
When last did you see a Peacock displaying his feathers or had an Ostrich eating from your hand?
Enjoy our enticing cuisine on the open deck, while watching a large variety of wild animals come and drink at the waterhole.



Okutala Etosha Lodge offers a warm welcome and a relaxing FAMILY atmosphere.

21 Luxury Unique Spacious Rooms:

Offering: Luxury Single / Shared / Family Rooms

Air Conditioning / Fitted Mosquito Nets / Hairdryers / Coffee Station / Private Shaded Patio with a View / Wheelchair Friendly

Family Rooms: 2 Adults sharing with a maximum of 3 children under 12 years of age.  Separated adjacent room with inter-leading door and shared bathroom.


  • Lapa & Deck overlooking waterhole
  • Photographic Hide at waterhole
  • Restaurant & Bar
  • Shaded Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Laundry Service
  • Curio Shop
  • Fenced in Runway / Fly-In Safaris
  • 18-Seater Mercedes Sprinter bus Shuttles
  • Corporate Events / Team Building
  • Veterinary Services
  • Mobile & WiFi
  • Visa & Master Card


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Explore Okutala

Explore Okutala

All Okutala Guests


Okutala Etosha is set up for an unforgettable ANIMAL experience.  We are a FAMILY DESTINATION, not just a sleep-over.
When visiting Okutala, you become part of a whole new family in Africa.  Your HOME away from home.
Join our MANY Family Activities
  1. Hyena, Giraffe, Elephant, Leopard & Cheetah Feeding
  2. Endangered Species Tour & Educational
  3. Guided Hiking Tours
  4. Bush Buffets OR Picnics
  5. Sundowners
  6. Guided Tours to Etosha National Park
  7. Animal Photography & Videography moments up close

    All tours and activities are subject to scheduled departure times and availabilityOKU-04-white.svg Xplorer Programmes

The Oxford definition of an "Xplorer" is a person who explores a new or unfamiliar area.  At Okutala we define it as being a part of our essence of nature, revive and restore. 


Xplorer Package

Various activities presented by our dedicated and highly qualified team on a fixed schedule program, shared accommodation in our rustic Farmhouse with swimming pool, lapa and leisure facilities.

Terms & Conditions


Xplorer Experience

We only operate in small groups - up to a maximum of 10 Xplorers
A minimum stay of 2 weeks - a maximum stay of 3 months
Etosha National Park: Program includes camping in the Etosha National Park as well as our own farm, with scenic game drives through the park and visiting it's waterholes with breath-taking photographic opportunities. 

Telemetry Experience: Track our wild elephants and learn about their interesting behaviour.

Animal Experience: Your experience at Okutala will also include supporting our hand-raised, rehabilitated and wild animals. 
Hiking Trail & Bush Craft: Enhance your survival & tracking skills and field knowledge.
Game Drives on Okutala Farm: Check on our animal water points, provide food and salt block & enjoy many scenic drives on our large 24 000 hectare farm.

Flora Farm Drive: Learn all about our big green 5 (trees, rocks, etc.)

Swimming:  Refresh yourself in our sparkling pool at the Farmhouse - or for the more adventurous, take a dip in one of our many dams on the farm. 
Cooking & Baking Skills:  Have fun with our chef and try your hand at cooking some of our delicious African recipes. 
Gardening Day:  You can participate in our vegetable gardening and orchard program. In March 2017 the 2nd phase of our garden will be completed, enabling you to see your own grown produce on your plate. 
Stargazing: Disappear into the magical universe of stars.
Bird Aviary: Enjoy our Okutala aviary. 

Elephant Sleep-Out: Have you ever wondered if Elephants snore?? Listen to the lullaby of the African bush while the Elephants may share their deepest secrets with you..... 
Educationals: Discussions, statistics and practical information on our country - Namibia. Home to different cultures, diverse landscapes and wildlife. 
It is here where you meet your African family - Okutala Etosha becomes your HOME AWAY FROM HOME !!!


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