Situated at the Vingerklip rock, the most dramatic rock formation in Namibia.


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Vingerklip Lodge - General

The Finger of Stone is a loose translation of the name ‘Vingerklip’. This impressive rock formation can be seen towering over the remnants of the Ugab Terrace. Standing at 35m on an elevation of 929m you will find the rock finger close to the Vingerklip Lodge. In these fascinating surroundings the lodge is a cool and attractive oasis to visitors and overnight travellers. With good food and fine service this is an ideal place to spend a day or two on the route between Etosha and Twyfelfontein.

The Location

Vingerklip can be found on the D2743 Road which turns off the C39 between Outjo and Khorixas. The GPS Coordinates are: 20.3828°S, 15.4339°E.



The Vingerklip Lodge has a total of 22 en-suite rooms. 5 units offer loft accommodation for two children each. Each of the rooms have access to a terrace overlooking the magical rocky landscape.

The Heavens Gate is a single luxury bungalow for those who prefer exclusivity and solitude. Ideal for a Honeymoon couple! It is a short walk to this unit and it is therefore not recommended for those with walking difficulties.




Walking, walking and more walking. Pack in your walking shoes. There are a number of walking trails offered at Vingerklip Lodge: From short walks in the reserve to a day-long excursion into the surrounding area.

For those who would rather relax and put their feet up, there are two pools where you can cool down in the warm afternoons. Should you so prefer, you are welcome to make use of the warmer jacuzzi.

Eagles Nest Restaurant, above the Lodge on the Ugab Terraces, is reachable within 10 minutes walking. It is an unforgettable experience to have dinner while overlooking the amazing landscape.

Please note booking is essential and it is not accessible by vehicle. For the less energetic there is also a good restaurant at the main lodge.

You can also visit the petrified forest near Khorixas