Ai-Ais, which means "burning water" in one of the local
languages, refers to the sulphurous hot springs which are found
in this area.
The resort lies at the southern end of the Fish River conservation
area and offers a welcome respite to visitors, especially hikers
at the end of their walk through the Fish River Canyon.
The main attraction at the resort is the spa complex. The extreme
heat heat of the springs date back to 1850 when they were discovered
by a Nama herder searching for his lost sheep.
The water is supposed to have natural curative ingredients and is especially
therapeutic for rheumatism sufferers. The resort has a brand new restaurant
and bar, serves buffet meals for breakfast, lunch, dinner and accommodates
a maximum of 100 visitors.
There is also room service, laundry services, secure parking, safe at
the reception and disabled ramps into the building and into all the rooms.
The resort offers 43 rooms in total with 36 of them being brand
new. 12 of the rooms have a river view, are en-suite with a bath and are
equipped with air conditioning, an outside shower and a tea / coffee station.
The 7 premier chalets are suitable as family or large group accommodation
and they have an en-suite bathroom, tea / coffee station and air conditioning.
The 2 bedrooms are equipped with either a king size bed, a 3-quarter bed
or 2 queen beds in each room.
Being a self catering accommodation, the kitchen is equipped with a 2
plate stove, kettle, fridge, cutlery. pots and a microwave oven. The chalets
boast 2 verandahs, both with mountain and river views.
The rest of the 24 rooms are equipped with air conditioning, tea / coffee
station and are en-suite. They also have spectacular mountain views.
The Camping Site at Ai Ais is situated right alongside the riverbed at
the end of the Fish River Canyon.
With clean ablutions, BBQ/Braai areas, power outlets and areas for washing
dishes the camping site at Ai Ais is a pleasant if warm place to camp
in Fish River Canyon. Campers can make full use of all the resort facilities.
Features of Ai Ais Namibia Wildlife Resorts
- Spa facilities
- Swimming pool
- Spa Complex
- Tennis Courts
- Camping Sites
- Room Service
- Secure Parking
- Smoking in rooms prohibited
- Safe for valuables at reception
- Wheel Chair Friendly
Some ideas of what to do at the Ai Ais Namibia Wildlife Resorts
- Enjoy the Spa Complex
- Enjoy a meal in the Restaurant
- Relax at the Swimming Pool
- Play a Game of Tennis
- Explore the Fish River Canyon
Where is Ai Ais Namibia Wildlife Resorts ?
Ai-Ais Hot Springs Resort is located on the Southern end of the
Fish River Canyon Hiking Trail.
Ai Ais Resort enquiries and reservations: email@example.com
All prices are quoted in Namibian Dollars (N$) which are equivalent to
the South African Rand
NWR GENERAL PRINCIPLES
• Rack rates include 15% VAT and Tourism levies.
• Rack rates are subject to change without prior notice and are
subject to NWR’s terms and
• Children under the age of 6 stay free of charge.
• Children 6-12 years old pay 50%.
• Provision for children will be made upon arrival; however the
booking must be made in advance.
• No more than two children may share a room with their parents.
• Disabled access units are available at a number of our facilities
– please enquire and specify when booking
• These rates are approved by Resolution number 2008.03.31/02 of
the Board of Directors of Namibia Wildlife Resorts.