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Beauvais, France
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Although there were only two of us and we had not requested it, we were pleasantly surprised to find that we had been upgraded from a standard double-room reservation to the large, spacious two-bedroomed holiday flat on the first floor at no extra charge. Large lounge / dining area with television; with fully-equipped open-plan kitchen (with stocked fridge that also...

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

Whilst on a tour of Namibia a group of family visited Swakopmund in November 2016, we stayed at Swakopmund Gesthouse for 2 nights and had a peaceful and enjoyable stay. As 2 couples we stayed in rooms 6 + 11, which conveniently and opposite each other in a quite courtyard setting, outside seating was available and made a great place...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely design, beautiful gardens and very stylish interiors. Had two night here and enjoyed our stay. Staff were very helpful and tried to book dinner for us in some of the best restaurants int own but all were booked up on a Tuesday night in October. We managed to eat at the bar in a pub but if you do...

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

What we liked -Very charming place and very friendly staff. -Breaktfast was better than elsewhere in Namibia -towncenter is no more than 5 min by foot -assistance about the tourcompanies in town Dislikes: Nothing What you have to now

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Chadderton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The rooms are very comfortable and the breakfast is good. It's within walking distance of the town centre. Highly recommended for a short visit to Swakopmund and handy for Walvis bay! Remember to back a fleece when you're coming to Swakopmund, it can get chilly!!!

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We had a little apartment which was just perfect. Fabulous bath and shower. Clean, light and well appointed. Doesnt need air con, Swakopmund is cool by the ocean. Beach theme decor. Wifi can be slow but welcome after days in the desert.

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Amstelveen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Our room was modern, spacious and clean. The Swakopmund guest house owner and staff are genuinely friendly. The breakfast buffet was really well done. We used their Laundry service for a reasonable price. Nice service for clients coming from Sossusvlei and heading for Damaraland. What can be better? Just enough parking spots for the clients in the guest house And...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We were rather disappointed with our two-day stay here. On the positive side, the breakfast was good (although usual cheap juices containing little fruit) and the staff friendly enough. Negatives outweighed the positives however. The room (supposedly "luxury") was very basic in our view. Wifi was terrible, TV reception was so bad, it was impossible to watch any channel, noisy...

Thank John C
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Ok place for a couple of nights but not especially comfortable, small rooms though nicely decorated. Breakfast ok - orange juice and coffee left a lot to be desired. Parking right outside with very friendly and helpful night guard. Receptionist very helpful in securing a table for dinner the first night - most places were booked out.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

A shame as the hotel is a beautiful little boutique guesthouse however no sense of hospotality management. The rooms are small and cosy however no fan and no water offered, fan was missing, additionally when we wanted to freshen up there was no soap in the shower (at all). We asked for the wifi and the receptionist Erna was not...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Swakopmund Guesthouse

Address: 35 Hendrik Witbooi, Swakopmund, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Erongo Region > Swakopmund
Hotel Class:4 star — Swakopmund Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Rooms 6 + 11 if travelling in a group as outside seating available.”
 of 5 bubbles ZororoRetreat, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Its a bit of a rabbit warren, not sure which is best room”
 of 5 bubbles SandRKent, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The little muffins in the lounge area that they put out with the tea and coffee are delicious!”
 of 5 bubbles CNRcnrCNR, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room in main building”
 of 5 bubbles D7674QJchristiner, 30 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Wifi was supposed to be available in the room but we couldn't access it. However, no problem in reception area.”
 of 5 bubbles RosEngland, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
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