Wilderness Safaris Serra Cafema is fast becoming Namibia's hidden gems. Picture: Supplied.

Wilderness Safaris Serra Cafema is one of Namibia's hidden gems. Located on the banks of Kunene River in the Hartmann’s Valley, the lodge prides itself on providing life-changing journeys. 

The views are out of this world. Picture: Supplied.

The luxury lodge reopened on September 2018 and is part of a joint venture between Wilderness Safaris and the Marienfluss Conservancy. The lodge undertook a redesign to enhance the natural features of the desert scape, and for guests to take a glimpse into the lives of the Himba community, Wilderness Safaris’said in a statement. 

The luxury bedrooms. Picture: Supplied.


The 8 luxury guestrooms overlook the Kunene River. Karen Munting from Windhoek-based Munting Rechholtz Architects said Serra Cafema’s main area imitates the structure of a Himba village
“The buildings are arranged to connect to each other via different outdoor spaces to ensure privacy,” she said in a statement. 
There is plenty to see and do. Among the activities include nature drives and walks in Hartmann's Valley, a visit to the Himba Community, quad biking excursion and dune excursions.

Dining is extra special at the lodge. Picture: Supplied.


Dining is an experience. Picture: Supplied.

Foodies can expect a combination of modern cuisine and local traditional meals, including chardonnay mussels and kingklip wrapped in Black Forest ham and served on a bed of Niçois.