Riding Vacations in Namibia: Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch near Mariental, southern Kalahari!

Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch in Kalahari - near Mariental / All Regions
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Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch is a lodge in the Kalahari Desert and offers horseback safaris through the Namibian Kalahari

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The Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch is a farm on the edge of the southern Kalahari amidst red dunes and green areas.The town Mariental is 48 km away. Nearby is also the Hardap National Park.
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Additional information about the area

Excursions: no details
Traveling by plane:
Windhoek International Airport
Pickup service is possible
Traveling by train:
Pickup service is possible

nearby /
on the property

Hiking, Wildlife Viewing, Birding

Not more
than a 90 min.
drive away

Restaurants, Shopping, Lake/river for swimming, Fishing, Canoeing / Kayaking
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Information about the riding facility / horse farm/ranch


Holiday Company, Working Ranch, Ranch Resort, Farm, Western Riding Stable
Guest Capacity:
Minimum age for guests:
adults only

General description:

Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch is a lodge in the Kalahari Desert and offers horseback safaris through the Namibian Kalahari

Amenities/equipment of the riding facility

  • Riding facility
  • Round pen
  • Riding area / bridle-path
  • Tack room

Details of the Riding area

Experience the real Africa on a 10 000 hectare Farm in the Kalahari desert with plenty of dunes and and game such as antelope, giraffe, zebra, eland ect. and cheetah feeding and cheetah run.

More details of the property

Lodge in Kalahari desert with luxury chalets and camping facilities and plenty of activities like game drives, horseback safaris, star gazing, bushman walks ect.
What we have to offer
  • Horses for guests available
  • Riding lessons - Riding classes
  • Long Term stays
  • Help wanted / desirable
  • Roping

Additional Animals on the property

Antelope, giraffe, Zebra,(total approx 2500) and many beautiful well trained Quarter Horses.
Horses available in our riding program
Number of Horses:
in all >20 Horses are available.
Kind of Horses:
For Beginners, For Advanced Riders
Riding (trained for / saddle):
More information of the Horses for rent (Breed - Training etc.)
We have a variety of horses, which are suitable for children, beginners, but also advanced skiers. Experience the silence of the Kalahari on our well-trained quarter horses (cowboy horses).
Riding program
  • with horses for rent
  • Guided Trail Rides
  • All-day Rides
    Minimum age for Trail Rides:
    No restriction
    Riding experience:
    Average experience required
    Demand on rider:
    high demands
    Big/Heavy Riders:
    max. 90 kg - 200 lbs
    Notes and supplements for the Trail Rides / Riding Program
    Horse back safaris twice a day on request.

    Training - Riding lessons - Riding classes
    Minimum Age for Riding Classes:
    no limitation
    Training qualifications:
    Riding Classes / Lessons
    Western Riding
    Special Classes
    Guest lodgings

    Bagatelle Lodge offers plenty of space, comfort and great views.

    10 Holiday Homes :
    Four dune chalets with a breathtaking view towards the southwest over the Kalahari and its flora and fauna. Another six exclusive chalets in the valley between the dunes with a view of the Main Lodge.
    4 Single / double room(s) :
    Four garden rooms in African colonial style.
    5 Campground / Campsites :
    Five extensively equipped campsites with private toilets and showers.
    Kind of Catering:
    • Breakfast on request possible by arrangement
    • Half-board on request possible by arrangement
    • Full-board on request possible by arrangement
    • Vegetarian Meals possible by arrangement
    • Wholesome food
    More information of the Catering:
    General information of the accommodation
    Special features:
    No smoking, Pool available, Whirlpool/hot tub, Phone, Washing machine, Dryer, Internet access, Internet-/ E-mail service, Safe
    More information of the accommodation:

    Rates Riding Classes

    Rates for riding lessons:
    Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch
    First name:
    Last name:
    + 264 63 240 982 (Lodge)
    Phone 2:
    + 264 61 224712 (Reservierg.)

    You can contact us with the following languages:

    Please email or telephone to contact details given

    E-Mail address: Inquiry

    Company: Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch
    Zip/Postal Code: 0000
    Street: Bagatelle Kalahari Game Ranch, Mariental Namibia
    Country: Namibia -- All Regions -- Kalahari - near Mariental
    Phone: + 264 63 240 982 (Lodge)
    Phone 2: + 264 61 224712 (Reservierg.)