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Olive Grove

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09/05/2017 10/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Larne
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The rooms really didn't live up to expectations after seeing the photographs on line. Shower, double sink, bath, bed base and floors all polished concrete and gave it a unfinished look. No wardrobe or drawers in bedroom and clothes were supposed to be hung on a rack behind a curtain. No curtain lining on the large window & door which...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We stayed at the beginning of our trip to Namibia and at the end.The rooms were nice enough and the food was good.The rooms were clean and the staff very helpful.It was good value and parking available-if a little tight!

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Sarnia, Canada
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Olive Grove is a great waypoint to settle and gather your bearings before you depart on your Namibian safari trip. The rooms are clean, comfortable and safe, centrally located to all the great restaurants in Windhoek. All tour operators seem to use the Olive Grove as pickup and drop off point. They offer breakfast, lunch and dinner on a beautiful...

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Zurich
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Olive Grove is a real charming Guesthouse in a nice area in Windhoek. Cars can be parked on the property. The staff is very helpful. The rooms are in a tasteful design. Overall a good place either to start or to end your Namibia trip.

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Owner Olive G, Public Relations Manager at Olive Grove, responded to this review

Dear 395wernere Thank you for the great review, we hope you enjoyed your time in Namibia. the Olive Grove team

Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The room #8 we had was the worst of our trip in Namibia. For the price charged we expected much better. We had booked a twin bedroom and were give a standard double. The toilet was separated by just a curtain from the bedroom and had no ventilation which meant any smells pervaded the bedroom. There was a window at...

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UK
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Had a great overnight stay at the Olive Grove Guesthouse, a very comfortable room with large bathroom. Dinner and breakfast excellent. Staff pleasant and helpful. Plenty of gated parking available on site.

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Thank Jos1966
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We have had a lovely dinner! A very pleasant atmosphere excellent starters and very well beef! The wine was good and not expensive! The olive grove is a nice guesthouse with a nice owner and a friendly atmosphere

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Leipzig, Germany
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The breakfast was good. Selection was great and the personal was friendly. Our room number 3 was very small. The windows were also very small and with the view to the parking area. There was a smell mold in the room. The guesthouse was very bad zu find, only with GPS.

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Dear volkmar2017 Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed the breakfast and the personnel. Room 3 is a massive room for Windhoek standards, 40sqr meters with a super king bed, table, 2 chairs, coffee station and large en-suite room and we are sorry that you still found it small and not to your liking. The guesthouse...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent, lovely little place to stay in a lovely city. Staff were able to fit us in for a second night as an emergency because of a flight change. Very friendly and helpful, great food and a genuinely great place to stay. Would highly recommend staying here when traveling in Windhoek. Good recommendations from staff for sites and places to...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Rooms were large, beautiful, and comfortable. The hotel is in a quiet residential neighborhood and as such is not really in walking distance to restaurants / nightlife / etc. I wanted to praise the front desk staff (especially the lady in glasses whose name I don't remember). She was extremely capable and efficient -- for example, she hustled a popular...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Olive Grove is a small upmarket accommodation establishment situated close to the city center in a quiet, peaceful area. The guesthouse takes homely atmosphere to a different level. Recently completely refurbished, each room has been decorated and painted with new colour schemes allowing a different feel, but with the same elegant and simplistic emphasis on decor. The open-plan kitchen allows guests to see how meals are prepared, while they enjoy a drink in the lounge. The menu was also reinvented and is now fully a la carte, quite unique for a guesthouse. Home-style food is rounded off with great presentation, pushing up the level of the guesthouse dining experience. Whilst each of the eleven rooms and one suite cater for every need of the most discerning traveller, the emphasis remains one of simplicity and elegance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Olive Grove

Address: 20 Promenaden Road | P.O. Box 90909, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
Price Range: ₹ 7,388 - ₹ 14,648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Olive Grove 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Only has 10 rooms”
blondieBucks_england, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“good place to stay after a flight and before you set off to explore Namibia”
fionah628, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upper balcony”
Guylangevin, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Avoid room 8”
Jez07, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Top floors if you can. You look over the car park but at least no one can see into your room”
BusyTravellerAfrica, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
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