Visitors

Interested in visiting Gobabeb?

Gobabeb is located in the beautiful Namib-Naukluft Park, and welcomes visitors who wish to explore the diverse ecosystems of the Namib Desert.

We are conveniently located on the routes between popular tourist destinations such as Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Sesriem and Sossus Vlei, as well as destinations in southern Namibia.

Gobabeb can accommodate a limited number of visitors in furnished rooms or tents. Catering of meals is also available. To see more about our accommodations, please see our brochure.

We welcome visitors, but our capacity for hosting visitors is limited and it is vital that bookings for accommodation be arranged well in advance. Because Gobabeb is located in a protected area, visitors must make prior arrangements for a park permit from the Ministry of Environment & Tourism.

If you wish to visit Gobabeb, we are ready to help. For our rates and accommodation options, please see our fillable bookings form

Let us assist you in planning your stay by contacting bookings@gobabeb.org.

Gobabeb's accommodation facilities, including sleeping quarters, dining hall and conference room. See our brochure for a closer look.

Gobabeb Namib Research Institute
PO Box 953
Walvis Bay 13013, Namibia

+264 (0)64 694 198/9 (T)
+264 (0)64 694 197 (F)

gobabeb@gobabeb.org