DAAN VILJOEN CAMPING
The Daan Viljoen Campsite is situated inside the Daan Viljoen Game
Park, approximately 20 kilometres from Windhoek on the C28 road. Daan Viljoen Lodge
offers seven (7) luxury self-catering campsites, each with their own private toilets,
showers, kitchenette and built-in BBQ, and 12 standard campsites with communal toilets
and shower facilities. Campers have full access to the Boma restaurant, swimming pool
and walking trails, or can book a game drive at the lodge.
Daan Viljoen Game Park, located conveniently close to Windhoek (25km),
is an ideal stopover for travellers looking to enjoy a tranquil 'close to the city' bush
One of Daan Viljoen's great attractions is that visitors can walk around the park
(unlike Etosha and other Namibian game parks where guests are confined to their
vehicles) and there are 2 well-marked hiking trails to explore. Game viewing can be done
from the comfort of the guest’s vehicles or they can book a game drive.
The vegetation in the park consists of 61 plant families, 205 genera and 301 species.
And with some 200 species of Namibian birdlife, Daan Viljoen Nature Reserve is a popular
All of our guests are pleasantly surprised by the abundance of wildlife; and since there
are no large predators, the majestic animals are free to roam throughout the Game Park.
- Guided game drives
- Bird watching tours
- Self drive 4x4 route
- Indoor restaurant
Sun Karros Lifestyle Safaris PTY Ltd is a niche company specializing in Public Private
Partnerships (PPPs) and Joint Ventures (JVs) within the Namibian tourism sector. A PPP is a
cooperative agreement between the public sector and the private sector to help governments
leverage the expertise and efficiency of the private sector and raise capital to spur
developments, stimulate the economy and create employment.
A key dimension of these agreements is the development of innovative tourism facilities and the
use of private financing to fund construction and operation management for an agreed period of
time. Profit is distributed equally and the facility is transferred as an asset to the
Daan Viljoen Lodge is a PPP agreement between Sun Karros and Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR), a
state-owned enterprise. Sun Kaross have invested in excess of N$60 Million in the repositioning
and renovation of the Daan Viljoen Lodge and Campsites.