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Paradisegarden Backpackers

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was staying at Paradise Garden for over three months and do not regret it! Great place to stay and explore Windhoek and around. Christina can help you with everything regarding Windhoek, Namibia and the whole of Southern Africa! Will come back one day!

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Thank Philip K
La Paz, El Beni, Bolivia
Reviewed 1 week ago

If Prince Harry and Meghan went to Windhoek and stayed at Paradisegarden Backpackers, they would likely give it an "excellent" rating. It is fit for royalty at backpacker prices. Management has put enormous attention to every detail of the facility and Christina, the manager, is a walking encyclopedia of knowledge about Safaris, game parks, local history, etc. I've stayed in...

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

We spent 3 nights in Christina's place, she was really helpful , searching all the best solutions for our trip around Namibia. The place is nice and clean, unfortunately few guests were not respectful of the peace of the place. Anyway we defenitely spent a nice time there!

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

I was here after a 14 days round-trip through Namibia to relax and of course enjoy the Windhoek life. The hostel is a nice place with many nice people and a nice pool. Definitely a big advantage for hot days. The whole hostel was clean and there were many helpful people. The owner is nice and helpful, but also the...

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Thank Benedikt K
Johannesburg
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A very hospitable place to stay. Had a fittng social dinner, including dessert prepared by one of the managers on my very first day. Staff was supportive on doing activities and getting around, including a visit to Katutura. A time well spent and effortless!

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I came from south africa, and we needed to do some business in windhoek and proceed on our holiday. So after a long journey on the road, we decided to go book in at the garden paradise backpackers in windhoek. And to our surprise the place was always very neat and tidy, the manager JON was extremely...

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Christina S, Manager at Paradisegarden Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks Vernette and JJ for the kind comments and wonderful review. We enjoyed your company and trust that you will visit with us soon.

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Clean and comfortable with lovely staff who go out of their way to look after their guests. Feels like a home not a hostel. Great neighbourhood, great swimming pool, and a lovely cat and dog who add to the homey vibe!

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Reviewed 8 October 2016

اجمل مكان في ناميبيا i love it nice beautiful i ll be back soon you muss visited this area 3 weeks best time tres jolie place venez encourages cette place vous ne le regrettes pas croiyes mois merci really relaxing tina, the owner, is a very friendly and patient

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Thank Med M
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Christina, the owner, is a very friendly and patient travelmanager. I came to paradise garden to get some information about a couple of trips and she helped me out a lot and took her time to find the best price and tour for me. I Appreciate it a lot!

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

I spend 4 days in paradise garden and the place is safe, clean and friendly! Cristina the owner is welcoming and makes an excellent Braai on the sundays! Nice Dorm rooms and single rooms and solid internet.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Paradisegarden Backpackers is the place where you feel home from home! It is situated only 10 min walking distance from the city centre, situated in a Villa from the 50ties. We make you feel at home with a very heartily atmosphere so that many travellers have come back to stay longer. The huge pools invites for a real swimming work out. If you feel more lazy enjoy one of the terraces or the cosy lounge watching a movie. The owners can assist you finding the right route and way around Namibia and Africa, as they themselves have travelled extensively. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paradisegarden Backpackers

Address: 5 Roentgen Streeet | Windhoek West, Windhoek, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask to see 2 or 3 rooms. They are all great.”
 of 5 bubbles Jeffreyam22, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Single rooms preferred”
 of 5 bubbles tsepos, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“"Rooms on the south side are quieter"”
 of 5 bubbles 37medm, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“made use of backpackers facility and it exceeded expectaions.”
 of 5 bubbles jonm299, 24 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Shared rooms are the most fun!”
 of 5 bubbles 799nathalier, 28 Mar 2015 | Read review
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