"GOCHEGANAS" - a descriptive Damara name, meaning: "Place of Camel Thorns, abounding with Candle-Pod Acacias" is more than just a place, it is an experience….
Located a mere 29km south east from Windhoek, and situated on a hilltop overlooking a spectacular landscape, this luxurious Lodge offers a unique combination of Wildlife, Nature and Wellness experiences.
GocheGanas offers 16 luxurious chalets, under thatched roof, with uninterrupted views over the Nature Reserve. All rooms are equipped with en suite bathrooms, air conditioning, minibar and TV.
Complimenting and enhancing the Lodge, is our Wellness Village, boasting state of the art wellness facilities, as well as heated indoor pool, cave sauna and fitness and gym facilities. A variety of wellness treatments and massages are offered.
Game abound on the GocheGanas Nature Reserve, with 25 different large game species totalling approximately 1,600 animals roaming across the reserve. Our early morning and late afternoon game drives remain a highlight for many of our visitors.
The GocheGanas Wellness Village
Wellness is a holistic approach to health that combines all aspects of physical, mental and spiritual well-being to realign mind, body and soul. It is a place where the noise of our busy lives is drowned out by the whispers of tranquillity - a place where we can draw upon the strength of a healthy body and the sanctuary of our inner calm. The GocheGanas Wellness Village boasts a top of the range selection of wellness treatments, products and services. Other facilities include eleven treatment rooms with state of the art equipment such as a crystal bath, hydrotherapy bath, a vichy shower etc, as well as a heated indoor pool, a cave sauna in a cathedral like masonry vault, a well-equipped fitness gym, fruit and juice bar, thus making a visit to GocheGanas Wellness Village a unique experience.
With 25 different wildlife species on the 6000 hectares at GocheGanas, our game drives remain a very popular activity. Game drives are undertaken early morning and late afternoon and includes a stop halfway where we serve snacks and drinks to our guests. Our qualified guide assists with sharing information on fauna, flora and interesting bird species. With the abundance of game on the farm, every game drive has its highlights, especially when guests are lucky enough to view our rhino family!
START GAZING EXPERIENCE
We have all looked up at the night sky and been fascinated by the dark sky filled with stars, yet, very few of us have seen what is really out there. GocheGanas will show you another world which will leave you speechless and take your breath away, you will not believe your eyes when without a telescope there appears to be nothing there, yet, when looking through a telescope amazing sights can be seen.One of the awe-inspiring sights that will await you if you partake in this experience is the brilliant display of a starry African night sky. With zero light-pollution around you, the heavens take on a whole new splendour, especially on a clear, moonless night.Namibia is blessed with the most awesome night sky and - a truly wonderful natural resource. Let us take you on the journey of a lifetime that you will never forget. The stars are the land-marks of the universe.
Rates valid from 01.07.17 – 31.10.2017
These rates include the following:
· A 6000 hectare Nature Reserve featuring 25 different wildlife species.
· All taxes and tourism levies
· Breakfast and Dinner
· Full use of the Wellness Village (outdoor and heated indoor swimming pool, sauna, gym, relaxing area, refreshments).
Elegant Chalet N$ 2 836.00 per person per night in a Double Occupancy
Elegant Chalet N$ 3 283.00 per person per night in a Single Occupancy
Children 3-12 years sharing with adults in a chalet ( sleeper couch ) N$ 1 418.00