About Us

Welcome to O&L Leisure Hotels & Lodges. Owned by the Ohlthaver & List Group, which was founded in 1919. O&L Leisure Hotels & Lodges is a proudly Namibian hospitality company. O&L Leisure is committed to offering our guests a unique, genuine sense-of-place experience. It's our warm, down-to-earth nature and love for our country that turns staying at our resorts into an unparalleled experience.

We are dedicated to developing passionate team members to host all our visitors as if they were their own guests and to constantly enhance their skills and knowledge in the Hotel industry. O&L Leisure Hotels & Lodges are the owners and managers of The Strand Hotel Swakopmund, Mokuti Etosha, Midgard and Chobe Water Villas.

We are dedicated to developing further opportunities in line with our total commitment to the Hospitality industry in Namibia. We hope you enjoy your stay at one of Namibia’s Most Loved Hotels & Lodges.

The O&L Purpose

Creating a future, enhancing life:

We bring life and well-being to people everywhere
We improve socio-economic quality of life everywhere
We create conditions for people to succeed everywhere
We continually innovate and operate at breakthrough levels
We build innovative and sustainable businesses
We generate long-term profitability

The O&L Values

Let's Talk | Open, honest, down to earth, from the heart communication
Let's do it | Deliver on tasks with speed and quality
Hooked on results | Committed to delivering breakthrough outcomes
We Grow People | Taking responsibility and providing opportunities for growth
We all serve | Serving the purpose, owning the whole, everyone matters
Naturally today for tomorrow | Caring about the future, caring about everyone
We do the right things right | Bringing thinking to everything


In true Namibian style offer a genuine sense-of-place experience whilst, with warmth and sincerity, hosting all our guests.


To be Namibia's most loved Hotels and Lodges