Zannier Hotels Sonop

Experience the timeless allure of Zannier Hotels Sonop, a luxurious tented camp nestled in Namibia’s southern desert wilderness. Discover refined British colonial charm, lavish tented accommodations atop ancient boulders, and a remarkable landscape teeming with wildlife.

An Authentic Journey Through Desert Time

Immerse yourself in the timeless allure of Zannier Hotels Sonop, a luxurious tented camp nestled at the southern tip of Namib desert’s Hardap region. This extraordinary retreat is designed as a refined British colonial experience from the 1920s, offering a journey through time against the backdrop of a stunning panoramic desert landscape. Perched atop massive boulders, ten spacious tents exude opulence, furnished with fine antiques, colorful carpets, and precious wood, inviting guests to live the life of yesteryear’s wealthy explorers. It’s a sophisticated oasis that beautifully contrasts with the simplicity of the vast surroundings.

The true magic of Zannier Hotels Sonop lies not only in its lavish accommodations but also in its remarkable location and wildlife. The camp’s 13,800-acre property is home to a rich array of desert creatures, from leopards and hyenas to jackals. Guests can explore this wilderness by game vehicle, horseback, or on foot. The friendly staff is always ready to arrange unforgettable experiences like hot air balloon excursions, mountain bike rides, and enchanting dinners under the stars.

Zannier Hotels Sonop is a luxury eco-resort located in the Namib Desert in Namibia. The resort is situated on a private wildlife reserve and boasts stunning views of the surrounding landscape, including the Namib-Naukluft National Park. Featuring a total of 10 spacious tents, all of which are designed to blend in with the natural surroundings and offer a unique and comfortable desert living experience. 


Namibia, Sossusvlei and Namib-Naukluft


Luxurious British colonial-inspired tents in a raw and strikingly beautiful location.
Thrilling wildlife encounters in the vast desert landscape.
Unforgettable dining gastronomic experiences.


10 Spacious Tented Rooms.

Child Policy

Children ages 7 years and older


  • All meals
  • Standard bar drinks
  • Accommodation
  • Transfers to / from local airport
  • Local inter-camp road transfers
  • Game-viewing activities
  • Laundry 
  • Service charge.


  • Entry visas
  • Spirits
  • Reserve wines and champagne
  • Flights
  • Spa treatments

Zannier Hotels Sonop’s dedication to an old-world safari experience is evident in its impeccable facilities. The cocktail and cigar lounge exudes the splendor of colonial interiors, while the spa, fitness center, and heated outdoor infinity pool offer relaxation amid the desert’s vastness. Additionally, the camp has its own stables, adding to the sense of nostalgia. Each evening, guests can savor an opulent gastronomic adventure where silverware and candelabras set the mood, complemented by black-tie service. 

Enjoy morning and afternoon scenic drives, group activities like yoga, electric bike tours, open-air cinema, stargazing, and horseback riding. The lodge also features a spa, which offers a range of treatments and therapies using natural and locally sourced ingredients. This is a rare opportunity to embrace the romance of a bygone era in a captivating desert setting. 

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