White Desert Whichaway Camp
White Desert Whichaway Camp is a camp like no other, situated within the interior of Antarctica, one of the last great wildernesses on earth. After a five-hour flight across the Southern Ocean, you will be transported to another world.
This property is part of our Limitless Collection, exclusively curated for our Scott Dunn Private members. To find out more about membership visit www.scottdunn.com/sdp
Tailor made itineraries offering a range of unique activities and excursions
Visit the Atka Bay Emperor Penguin Colony – the site of two BBC Attenborough documentaries
Stay in luxurious, high-tech sleeping pods with state-of-the-art solar heating
White Desert Whichaway Camp is a unique camp set within the interior of Antarctica. After a five-hour flight across the Southern Ocean, you will be transported to another world. A luxurious and ecological camp set in one of the last great wildernesses on earth.
Touchdown down in Antarctica and then transfer to your luxury eco camp by a 30-minute flights - all emissions from flights to, from and whilst on the continent, are offset by fully accredited carbon-neutral schemes
Whichaway Camp is a camp like no other, the perfect base for your Antarctic adventure. Spacious state-of-the-art sleeping pods are designed for two people and just over 6m (20ft) in diameter and feature a wash area and toilet. Separate to the ‘sleeping pod’ there is a communal shower pod, kitchen, where the award-winning chef prepares mouth-watering meals, a comfortable lounge area.
Activities can be as easy and gentle or adventurous and adrenaline-fuelled. Learn to rock climb on a nearby ‘Nunatak’ mountain. or explore the Schirmacher Oasis – a rare stretch of terra firma surrounded by the ice cap of Antarctica. Visit a research base and learn all about ongoing scientific explorations.
When to visit
Our Top Tours Featuring This Hotel
Limitless Antarctica: Emperors & South Pole
If you're searching for the ultimate bucket list trip, it doesn't get better than this. Only for the boldest of adventurers, this itinerary takes you deeper into the Great White Continent, lands you at the incredible Emperor penguin colony and offers you the chance to overnight at the South Pole. Share the experience with a maximum of 11 other guests as you embark on adrenaline-fuelled activities, delving deep into the ice tunnels, kite surfing across vast expanse & hiking above the ice waves.
Limitless South Africa and Antarctica
Expand your horizons on this awe-inspiring tour through South Africa and on to Antarctica. One of the most exciting trips available, you will experience the great wilderness of the Kruger National Park staying in one of Africa’s most exclusive safari lodges. That will be followed by some luxurious downtime in Cape Town, and ending with the glaciated and remarkable landscapes of the Antarctic. See lions, elephants, emperor penguins, and leopard seals all in one mind-blowing trip.
Top Things to Do Nearby
Join the chosen few who can claim to have swum in the Antarctic with an exhilarating Polar Plunge, jumping into the frozen waters and enduring the chill with a swim and a splash for as long as you can manage, before warming up under a hot shower.