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Aarhus, Denmark
Reviewed 30 July 2016

After spending the night in the plane from Frankfurt we were happy to find that the rooms were ready for us even at 8.30. That was highly appreciated. The guesthouse is located a short taxi drive from the city centre. You will find restaurants and a small shopping centre in walking distance from it (try Joe's Beerhouse, it is fun...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Elegant Guesthouse was indeed elegant. Our room was smallish but attractive and the bathroom the same. Set in a quiet spot on the other edge of town. It was peaceful and relaxing. The house is bright, open and set around a pretty courtyard with a small water feature. Breakfast was delicious - a real coffee machine, what a treat. Staff...

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Palo Alto, CA
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The Elegant Guesthouse is a very nice guesthouse in Windhoek. The property is lovely and the breakfasts are ample. The rooms are clean and modern albeit a bit small. The only criticism would be that the property is quite far from downtown and is not within easy walking distance to many restaurants or shops.

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Beira
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The guesthouse is very pleasantly appointed. It is not very central or accessible to many things without a car. Unfortunately management had not updated the staff about changes in our travel plans so initially they thought they didn't have our booking and then when they found it our rooms were not ready. I would place the blame for this entirely...

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Angola
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We stayed in this guesthouse for two nights. Both nights on our way to and from airport. We were a family of 3...... The room was way to small for the 3 of us.... An extra matrass was placed on the floor for our daughter, but there was no space left to move. The bathroom was tiny, no bath, just...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 6 June 2016

It was sadly the end of our Namibian adventure and we elected to stay the night in Windhoek so as to be close to the airport. Well the Elegant Guesthouse was certainly a good choice - easy to find when coming from the north, a petrol station just before you get there (hint - fill up here as you won't...

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Novosibirsk
Reviewed 11 May 2016

It was my second time staying at this lodge and everything was fine! It is really a home away from home! Staff remembered me, addressed me by name, offered me the room that i was living in November 2015! Villa is nice and clean wifi is free of charge, room is comfortable and well furnished, delicious breakfast! I highly recommend...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

On first impression this guest house lived up to it's name. Once shown to our room and we started unpacking we realised how small and cramped the bedroom and bathroom was, there really wasn't enough space to put all our things out. It was a double room but the bed was two tired looking single wooden beds pushed together and...

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Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Great little BnB in a peaceful suburb of Windhoek. Stopover on our travels, perfect place to relax after traveling, friendly staff, comfortable rooms and lovely garden. Easy to find from the airport. Highly recommended and we will be back. Thank you all.

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Novosibirsk
Reviewed 18 November 2015

It was home far from home! Very nice place:quiet and safe! Staff was so friendly and polite: i had some problems with adaptor and they immediately tried to help me. Room was not very big, but very clean, i did not have any problems with the hot water, there was complimentary water and fruit. Breakfast is varied and tasty. Wifi...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In a quiet street at the heart of one of the city's sleepiest neighborhoods, The Elegant Collection have a fashioned guesthouse which places its architectural and decorative accent on elegance and comfort of the most contemporary kind.The Elegant Guesthouse has a light, breezy and welcoming feel thanks to the open plan design and extensive windows: the single-storied architecture reflects the city's colonial (and recent) past. Clipped green lawns, sparkling pool, impeccably manicured guest rooms and cheerfully attentive staff help ensure that from the moment you arrive you feel a delicious sense of Dulce Domum - even though the wild beauty of the African veld is just miles from your door.The 6 garden and courtyard facing bedrooms are light, functional and imbued with contemporary, angular good looks. They have great mattresses of the firm-yet-pliant variety and these are matched by top-of-the-range bed linen.Expect a full quotient of gadgetry: TV (discreetly tucked away in a cabinet in most rooms), WiFi internet connection, telephone, hairdryer, safe and a hot and cold air-conditioning unit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elegant Guesthouse

Address: nr 56 Corner of von Eckenbrecher and Ziegler Street | PO Box 22810, Windhoek, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
Price Range: $137 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Elegant Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms are the same and accessed from a central courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles Jools315, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I think all rooms are on the ground floor. We had No. 3 which opens straight out onto the small and comfortable pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles MJandPJ, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms seem fine”
 of 5 bubbles 916hw, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are the same - ground level around a little covered courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles CKSage, 5 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All rooms the same and face the internal courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles goulburn, 17 Dec 2014 | Read review
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