A luxury lodge offering a unique combination of wildlife, nature and wellness experiences, GocheGanas sits on a hilltop overlooking a spectacular landscape, only 29 kilometres south east of Windhoek. A descriptive Damara name, meaning "Place of Camel Thorns, abounding with Candle-Pod Acacias" GocheGanas is a 6000 hectare nature reserve with 25 different wildlife species.

GocheGanas has 15 luxurious suites with private timber decks offering uninterrupted views over the Nature Reserve and the vast Auas mountains. All rooms are equipped with en suite bathrooms, air conditioning, mini bars, TV and DVD/CD players and WIFI internet connection. A private outdoor shower provides the ultimate natural outdoor experience and night views from the bath via a skylight. The Crown Suite is a private suite which caters for a maximum of 4 guests, perfect for exclusive family gatherings.

GocneGanas provides world class spa facilities with heated indoor pool, outdoor pool, Kneipp showers, cave sauna and gym and fitness facilities. Namibian, wellness and vegetarian cuisine can be enjoyed at either the Hilltop Restaurant offering spectacular views over the plains or the Outdoor Restaurant for a truly back to nature experience. Themed menus and African styled BBQ's are all offered in the traditional outdoor kraal.

How to get to GocheGanas

30 Minutes from Windhoek and the Domestic Airport and 50 minutes from the International Airport.

Activities at GocheGanas

Walks and guided game drives, wellness facilities and treatments, bird viewing and star gazing.

Gocheganas Reviews

Read what our previous clients thought of GocheGanas

Client Score: 3 out of 5 based on 2 reviews 3 Showing 1 - 2 of 2 reviews

Adam Morgan


It was OK. Nice enough view, but poor service, and response to a problem I had (broken phone - needed to email my wife. wasn't able to for hours, and in the end I gave up and used a landline to call her)

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Janice Lappin


Our 2 night stay was very pleasant, the food good, the room nice and the staff pleasant. Sitting outside the main area or poolside watching the giraffe graze was a very relaxing way to spend some time. The massage too was very relaxing.

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Selected Itineraries

Our favorite itineraries that visit GocheGanas

Best of Namibia Self Drive Honeymoon

Cost Per Person
Cost Per Person: from $3,900 (Includes international flights from JFK)
Etosha & Surrounds, Damaraland, Windhoek & Surrounds, Swakopund & Walvis Bay, Sossusvlei & the Namib Desert, Central Highlands