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Ai-Aiba The Rock Painting Lodge

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Ai-Aiba is something different. A lodge hidden in the mountains with beautiful hiking routes in the mountains, taking you on routes for amazing photo shoots. Bungalows are excellent with air conditioning. Tariffs are reasonable, especially for Namibians. The restaurant and swimming pool is great. Food...More

Thank TomSwemmer
Response from RogerWindhoek, Owner at Ai-Aiba The Rock Painting LodgeResponded 18 October 2017

Thanks for the wonderful review. it is always great to have Namibians visit us so thanks for making the effort and we look forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed 13 October 2017

i could not fault the lodge itself-beautiful place, lovely room, lovely pool, food was good (except the desserts for some reason). My only criticism is that the staff did not seem to know much about rock paintings there or elsewhere . we asked on our...More

Thank legalchick
Response from RogerWindhoek, Owner at Ai-Aiba The Rock Painting LodgeResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review Ai Aiba Lodge, and for your positive comments on it. As regards the guiding – we have followed up on this and can confirm that the guide in question is new to Ai Aiba. So while he...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

We stayed here for one night during a month long tour of Namibia. The setting is truly amazing. We were greeted on our arrival with some delicious refreshing iced tea. Our room was lovely with a huge window and terrace both overlooking the landscape below....More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

If first impressions are anything to go by - Ai-Aiba gets the nod before you have even arrived at the Lodge. The drive through the Erongo Mountain Nature Conservancy is breathtaking with huge boulders strewn across the rugged landscape - almost otherworldy. The Erongo Mountains...More

Thank LAUREN G
Response from RogerWindhoek, Owner at Ai-Aiba The Rock Painting LodgeResponded 26 July 2017

Thanks very much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We are very happy that you had such an enjoyable stay. And WOW, an Aardwolf, that really is a treat!

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This lodge is a real hidden gem. It's location makes it the perfect stop over or break close enough to Windhoek. The rock paintings are beautiful and well preserved in a really wonderful reserve. Great drive for sundowners with knowledgeable guide. Friendly staff, well appointed...More

Thank pamela6719
Response from RogerWindhoek, Owner at Ai-Aiba The Rock Painting LodgeResponded 24 July 2017

Thanks very much for your positive review. We have recently taken over management of the lodge and we are working hard to improve the guest experience offered at this wonderful property and it is great to know that our efforts are starting to pay off....More

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Breakfast included
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US$169 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sue B
6 July 2017|
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Response from RogerWindhoek | Property representative |
Hi Sue. Sorry for the late response. The distance between Ai Aiba Lodge and the Spitzkoppe Mountains is about 90km. But, these road are not in great condition and require slow and careful driving. This distance will take... More
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"All rooms have a view."
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"All bungalows are quiet and clean and are situated in one row along the way, close to the rocks."
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"This lodge is in a wonderful location and the accommodation and food were great. Our only problem was with..."
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"Doesn't matter which room you get as they are all two roomed detached structures and you drive between..."
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