Sonop lies in the Namib Desert, 20 km from Betta and 250 km south of Mariental. The lodge also has its own landing strip for small planes, ideal for Fly-In Safaris.
Eight 1-bedroom & two 2-bedroom tents with en-suite bathrooms with bath and shower (open air if you choose) plus beautifully luxurious amenities
Sonop epitomizes opulence, luxury, finesse and elegance, whilst recalling the 1920’s era of British explorers. Each object and antique in the spacious tents has been individually sourced and carefully selected and ensures that every moment is a unique experience. Dinners are a gala affair, enjoyed at a communal table beautifully set in a prestigious setting. Meals are served in the lodge’s main dining room, while dinners are a gala affair, enjoyed at a communal table beautifully set in a prestigious setting. Butlers in black ties and white gloves prepare your 5-course meal, which is complemented by antique silverware and candelabras.
The lodge’s emphasis is on the desert’s richness and awe-inspiring views, which are combined with outstanding comfort, attention to detail, and professional and attentive service to create a truly exceptional experience. Every element of the explorers’ home, built high on a massive outcrop of granite boulders with unrivaled views of the 5,600-acre private Zannier Reserve, represents the age of the explorers.
Sonop has its own stables, where visitors can learn to ride and explore the desert with seasoned riders. In the early and late afternoons, the Pool Bar serves beverages and snacks while the crystal clear pool provides an uninterrupted view of the desert landscape.
The open-air cinema offers guests the luxury of a lounge chair and watching a film while sipping a drink in the middle of the desert at night, and the open-air cinema offers guests the rare opportunity to explore the stars through various telescopes.
The Sonop Spa provides a variety of treatments that are intended to improve each guest’s life and well-being while also providing total serenity and absolute comfort.
Pre- and/or post-dinner relaxation is provided by an elegant Cocktail and Cigar Lounge.
Child 6 – 11 years pay 35 % of the Adult Per-Person Sharing Rate
2021 Starting from ZAR 6,460. 00– Per Person Sharing on a Fully Inclusive Basis Period of Validity: 1 April 2021 – 30 June 2021
2022 Starting from ZAR 6,532. 00– Per Person Sharing on a Fully Inclusive Basis Period of Validity: 10 January 2022 – 13 April 2022
VAT Tourism levy. Full board All beverages excluding Champagne and premium spirits A non-private morning and afternoon scenic drive E-mountain bikes 30 min horse riding Group yoga Outdoor cinema Astronomy experience
Personal Travel Insurance Laundry Services Champagne and Premium Spirits