At Sonop, the majestic surroundings of the desert provide ample opportunities for relaxation and adventure. Breath-taking outdoor excursions are offered within the 5,600 ha of the private reserve, where oryxes, brown hyenas, rabbits, foxes, jackals, kudus and leopards roam free.
Guest can choose to wake-up with a desert yoga experience, where an experienced teacher will guide guests of all levels. At any time of the day, guests can decide to explore the desert by foot, electric bike, or horseback, accompanied by our experienced guides who will provide unique insights on the local wildlife. Night walks are also available upon request.
Sonop is equipped with its own stables, where experienced riders offer guests the opportunity to learn horseback riding, as well as ride into the desert to explore the scenic surroundings. Comfortable game viewers will allow guests to discover the light blue distant mountains.
As night falls, the sky lights up, creating the unique opportunity to discover the stars from our numerous telescopes. Prepare to be surprised and delighted as you are guided on an unforgettable discovery of the sky.
Our open-air cinema will entice all film lovers, who in the comfort of their lounge chairs can enjoy a film while sipping on a cocktail in the middle of the desert.
A little further away, the majestic dunes of Sossuvlei are certain to delight even the most well-travelled adventurers. Our luxury 4×4 vehicles will allow you to discover this grandiose sight in ultimate comfort.
Other made-to-measure excursions will be organised on demand, such as hot air balloon trips and breakfast and dinners in the wild dunes.