Aus is a settlement in the ǁKaras Region of southern Namibia. It lie on the B4, 230 km west of Keetmanshoop and about 125 km east of Lüderitz.
Just east of Aus, Klein Aus Vista lodge is nestled in the granite-gneiss hills with magnificent views of the landscape.
This is the area where the Namib Desert begins to merge with golden grasses, where wild horses roam free.
Klein Aus Vista provides the perfect base to explore south-western Namibia, as a destination in itself or a perfect halfway stop en route from the canyon to the red dunes of Sossusvlei or vice versa.
Below are a selection of our recommended accommodations.
Our consultants can book these as part of an itinerary, or as a standalone accommodation booking.
Desert Horse Inn
Desert Horse Inn is located on the Klein Aus Vista Nature Reserve, 2km from Aus and 120kms east of Luderitz.
This great value accommodation provides a perfect location to explore the reserve, and search for the wild desert horses. Camping available.
Eagle's Nest Chalets
Eagle's Nest Chalets is situated on the Klein Aus Vista Nature Reserve, 7kms from the main lodge 'Desert Horse Inn".
The chalets are self catering, meals can be taken at the main lodge if preferred.
Each chalet is beautifully secluded with stunning views.
The Bahnhof Hotel Aus, offers accommodation in 26 elegant decorated immaculate clean rooms.
An on-site restaurant and bar with beer garden ensure for a perfect stay.
Conference faciilties are also available.