From leopard-viewing and tracking on foot to game drives in search of cheetah and spotted hyena, guests enjoy the many opportunities to see these animals thriving in their natural habitat. Experiencing a day in the life of a bushman, taking a self-guided nature walk, birdwatching, enjoying evening game drives, and viewing game at the nocturnal hide are just some of the adventures waiting at Okonjima. Some of the wildlife here include leopard, cheetah, caracal, African wild cat, brown and spotted hyena, black-backed jackal, aardwolf, bat-eared fox, aardvark, pangolin, honey-badger, porcupine, kudu, oryx, red hartebeest, gnu, eland, impala, giraffe, Hartmann’s mountain zebra, Burchell’s zebra, steenbok, common duiker, Damara dik-dik, warthog, and chacma baboon.
The wide camelthorn shaped Lapa encompasses the reception area and curio-shop, a cozy lounge with four homey fire-places, an outside fire-place, a kitchen,bar, and a dining area. All overlook the busy waterhole. There is also a refreshing swimming pool for cooling off during the heat of the day. Due to the nature of the activities offered, it is recommended to not bring children under the age of twelve.