Make yourself at home at Mokuti Etosha

Make yourself at home at Mokuti Etosha

On the eastern doorstep of world-famous Etosha National Park, in the mopane woodland of the region, lies Mokuti Etosha Lodge, a flagship of Namibian safari hospitality. Charming thatched buildings in the classic safari style are nestled among vast indigenous gardens, lending credence to the name “Mokuti” which in Ovambo means “in the forest”. Mokuti Etosha Lodge is the perfect starting point for your adventure into Namibia’s crowning glory, one of the most popular national parks in Africa. Discover Etosha and all its wonders with us!

Mokuti Etosha Lodge is the lodge closest to Etosha National Park, only a four-minute drive from the eastern gate, the Von Lindequist Gate near the historic Namutoni Fort. Mokuti is located on its own 4 000 hectare private nature reserve, which shares a common border with Etosha.
Mokuti Etosha Lodge is situated 2 km from the eastern Von Lindequist gate entrance of the Etosha National Park. It offers 2 outdoor pools, 2 floodlit tennis courts, a spa and a gym. Decorated with Namibian crafts and rich fabrics.

Wine & dine

Spend your evenings reminiscing on the wonderful sightings you enjoyed in Etosha National Park that day as you sit around an open fire at Mokuti Etosha Lodge.

Tambuti dining room and terrace

The cuisine is country-style and homely, big on comfort with a Namibian touch. The Tambuti Dining Room and Terrace serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our dinners are either buffet-style or a three course set menu with three choices per course. On certain evenings dinners are served in the garden, under the trees.

African boma

The African Boma is a traditional kraal/enclosure with an open fireplace and a braai/BBQ pit in the centre. On certain evenings you can enjoy your traditional Namibian braai (BBQ) dinner and a choice of South African wines in the Boma.

Pool bar & terrace

The Pool Bar & Terrace is open all day and serves à la carte snacks, teas and coffees as well as lunch. The Pool Bar is also a great spot to lounge around and share your Etosha experiences with your fellow guests.

Marula bar & lounge

Situated in a separate wing of the main lodge, the Marula Bar & Lounge is where guests gather to unwind after another brilliant day spent exploring Etosha National Park. The Marula Bar & Lounge overlooks the sprawling landscaped gardens. It is conveniently situated adjacent to the African Boma and often becomes the heart of the lodge before and after dinner.

Billiard room

In our Billiard Room, adjacent to the Marula Bar & Lounge, you can enjoy a round of pool or billiards with family and friends.


Make the most of the beautiful gardens at Mokuti Etosha Lodge. Relax in the shade of the trees or at the pool, or visit the Ontouka Reptile Park. Play a game of tennis on our courts or billiards in the Billiard Room. For those looking to relax and indulge there is the option of being pampered in the spa or working out at the gym.
Nature enthusiasts should not miss the opportunity to join an excursion into Etosha National Park in an open safari vehicle with one of Mokuti’s experienced game guides. With its abundance of wildlife you will be sighting and photographing animals until the sun sets.
Discover more about Namibia’s flagship national park, birding in Etosha and much more here.

Mokuti etosha lodge weddings

Mokuti Etosha Lodge is the perfect destination for the bride and groom who love nature and want their wedding to be something out of the ordinary. Adjacent to Etosha National Park, known for its excellent and diverse wildlife encounters, Mokuti is the most amazing wedding venue available for a true Namibian “bush” wedding.

Mokuti Etosha Lodge promises your guests a warm Namibian welcome, and a stay during which they will be hosted in a relaxed, uncomplicated manner. Available venues include:

  • Tambuti Dining Room and Terrace
  • Marula Bar and Lounge
  • Pool Bar and Terrace
  • Open-air African Boma in the area.

Meals are Namibian feasts, featuring many local products and the famous choices of both beef and game, all lovingly prepared according to home-style recipes.

Access by road Mokuti Etosha Lodge is situated approximately 550 km North of Windhoek, ±5 hours travelling time. From Windhoek, follow the B1 in the direction of Okahandja for ± 505 km. Turn left onto the C38 for 25 km and follow the signs towards Namutoni Fort. Mokuti Etosha Lodge is on the left just prior to reaching the Von Lindequist Gate into Etosha National Park.

Lodge direction & access by air

Windhoek via Air Namibia ±90 minutes to Ondangwa airport. Transfers can be arranged from Ondangwa airport to Mokuti Etosha Lodge

Contact information

+264 67 229 084 Lodge
+264 61 431 8000 Central Reservations
Farm 941Kleinbegin C38, Von Lindequist GateEtoshaNamibia