News & Events from June 2017

Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp wins NMH Sustainable Tourism Award

The finalists of the 2017 NMH Sustainable Tourism Awards

Wilderness Safaris' Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp was announced as the winner of this year’s prestigious Responsible Tourism Awards during the opening event of the 2017 Namibia Tourism Expo.

Eco Awards Namibia selected the finalists – the entrance requirement for the competition is certification with at least 4 Eco Awards Flowers.

The finalists were:

  • Gondwana's Etosha Safari Lodge
  • Ongava Tented Camp
  • Wilderness Safaris' Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp
  • Jackalberry Camp

The final winner was then selected from a secondary assessment, with criteria based on the theme of this year's Expo – Safe Travel. Eco Awards Namibia received great exposure and recognition during the event. Hon. Minister Pohamba Shiveta handed over the prestigious award. Congratulations again to all finalists, and to Wilderness Safaris' Hoanib Skeleton Coast Camp!