Elegant Farmstead

Reviews of Elegant Farmstead

Excellent(93%) From 32 travellers
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Below are independent comments from 32 of our travellers who have visited Elegant Farmstead, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
Mr P & Mrs A - Namibia summer
Arrived on: 18-Sep-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Elegant Farmstead review

Good. comfortable clean good pool. Very friendly.

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Mr & Mrs P from Purley
Arrived on: 6-Sep-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Elegant Farmstead review

Very helpful indeed particularly as we left a necklace which they went to great lengths to ensure we got it back.

Could fully recommend although the 27.5k road is a bit rough. Enjoyable walk in the area in lovely surroundings.
Food very enjoyable.

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Mr & Mrs R - Hereford
Arrived on: 4-Sep-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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A good first night stop over

THe Farm stead was easy to find, friendly welcome and a pleasant Sundowner drive and evening meal.

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Mr P & Ms H and Mr R and Ms S - Nottingham
Arrived on: 12-May-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Cosy campfire at Elegant

We travelled here from Mushara via Tsumeb and Okahandja where there are craft shops / market to buy souvenirs from but apart from that we didn't find much else to see in the area.

Elegant is a handy location if you are wanting to relax before returning to Windhoek prior to flying home. The rooms are set in a lovely landscaped garden with an outside decking area and a pool. The food was of good quality especially the breakfast. It was great to to sit outside around a fire after dinner and chat to other travellers.

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Mr G & Mrs C - London
Arrived on: 5-May-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Elegant Farmstead review

Arrived late from Etosha and left early for the airport, so we only spent a limited amount of time at the Farmstead.

The staff, grounds and food were great, but the rooms are a little outdated and the road to the Farmstead is a little rugged ... We passed 3 cars with flats, which is a bit of a worry on the way to airport! Would definitely recommend it for an overnight stay on the way to Etosha

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Mr & Ms G - Sweden
Arrived on: 16-Apr-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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A very pleasant surprise

We were met by a charming young woman already out on the parking area.

A welcoming place, we were shown around immediately on arrival.

The room was really great but not too spacious. The bed had mosquito net. The bathroom very good!

And on top of everything a gorgeous staff. They all made our short visit very comfortable. Please remember to tip well if you are as pleased as we were. Food better than excellent.

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Mr M & Mrs P - Hampshire
Arrived on: 25-Jan-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Elegant Farmstead review

This was our last lodge and is mainly used as a last stopover or the first! What a pleasant surprise! It is very well run and has a lovely modern feel to it, without losing the charm of the old farmstead. It was not busy when we were there but we received excellent service and even got to meet the owner who was just dashing back to Windhoek and his other lodge there.

The pool area was lovely and we enjoyed a pleasant drink at the bar in the evening with some locals who had popped in for a beer or two! Dinner was served on the wooden deck which was a lovely idea but a bit cool for us and rather dark but the food more than made up for dark and chill of the night. The stars that night were magnificent and a joy to look at!

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and congrsatulate the owners on a very nice lodge.

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Mr G & Mrs M - Portugal
Arrived on: 23-Jan-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Elegant Farmstead review

At last we had other people to talk to at dinner. Everything here was very good and it made for an easy drive the final day to the airport.

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Mr and Mrs M - Kent
Arrived on: 22-Nov-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
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The Elegant Farmstead review

good first night accomodation

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Dr G & Mrs Y - Walton on Thames
Arrived on: 6-Oct-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Peaceful, comfortable and well located

Excellent first night location. It would be easier and quicker to stay near the main road but we preferred the location deep in the Namibian bush.

The staff here we very helpful and keen to please.

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