Elegant Guesthouse

Reviews of Elegant Guesthouse

Good(85%) From 89 travellers
Excellent
34
Good
47
Average
6
Poor
2
Terrible
0
Below are independent comments from 89 of our travellers who have visited Elegant Guesthouse, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
Mr W and Dr M from Southampton
Arrived on: 23-Aug-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Excellent
Excellent
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Good
Good
Food:
Good
Good
Facilities:
Average
Average

Elegant Guesthouse review

Really friendly and helpful! Really nice place especially after a long flight.

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Mr & Mrs R from Bristol
Arrived on: 25-Jul-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Excellent
Excellent
Location:
Excellent
Excellent
Rooms:
Excellent
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Excellent

Great first night!

Wonderful first night in Namibia.

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Mr J & Ms D - Namibia in July
Arrived on: 18-Jul-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Excellent
Excellent
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Excellent
Excellent
Service:
Excellent
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Excellent

Elegant Guesthouse review

Clean, comfortable room and friendly staff

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Mr C & Mrs S - Namibia in July
Arrived on: 9-Jul-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Average
Average
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Average
Average

Quiet but some way from centre (restaurants )

You'll need a taxi to and from centre for food, ATMs etc. Windhoek itself hardly merits a visit for any other reason !

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B-C Family - Massachusettes
Arrived on: 28-Jun-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Excellent
Excellent
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Excellent
Excellent
Food:
Good
Good
Facilities:
Good
Good

Elegant Guesthouse review

nice place for a windhoek stop, very helpful people

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Mr M & Ms J - Lancashire
Arrived on: 13-Apr-2013 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Excellent
Excellent

Great overnight stay in the capital

For our final night this was a good stop over and the staff could not have been more helpful in trying to sort out our vehicle handover and airport pickup for the following early morning.

This is not a comment about Elegant but not sure where else to put it. We had been emailed by Expert Africa that our flight on Air Namibia had been rescheduled and put back 2 hours, but the company doing the airport transfer insisted this was not the case and we had to leave two hours earlier i.e. 4.30am. The staff at the Guesthouse did try to sort this out but the transfer company would not budge. When we were collected the following morning we discovered another couple were being transferred to the airport with us but they were travelling on a different flight 3 hours before ours. We can only assume that the transfer company just didn't want to do two journeys so made us leave really early....at least we were the first ones booked on!

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Miss D and Mr B from London
Arrived on: 9-Dec-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Good
Good
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Good
Good
Food:
Average
Average
Facilities:
Average
Average

Peace and tranquility in Windhoek

Unfortunately as we arrived on a Sunday Windhoek was pretty much closed. It was a great stop over place for the night but wouldn't expect to stay there for longer.

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Mr & Mrs C from Basingstoke
Arrived on: 18-Nov-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Excellent
Excellent
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Excellent
Excellent
Food:
Good
Good
Facilities:
Good
Good

Ideal first night stop at Elegant Guesthouse

This was a perfect first night stop after arriving in Windhoek. It was very easy to find and secure parking was available. It is in a quiet area in Klein Windhoek and felt peaceful and perfectly safe and secure. The staff were welcoming and friendly and on arrival, were able to recommend and reserve Joe's Beerhouse for dinner as well as providing details of a taxi for the journey back, approx N$50. The Beerhouse is in walking distance in daylight but lack of pavements makes this unsafe for walking back in the dark. This is a good and atmospheric place to eat and to start your Namibian adventure.

Rooms were very clean and comfortable with air conditioning and a small individual patio. As the rooms are quite close together and are glass fronted, we were aware of people leaving early in the morning but this is the only slight criticism. Breakfast was good and an honesty bar operates in the evening if you want to sit and relax with a drink on the communal terrace or in your room.

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Mr & Mrs O - Lechdale
Arrived on: 6-Oct-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
Good
Location:
Excellent
Excellent
Rooms:
Good
Good
Service:
Excellent
Excellent
Food:
Excellent
Excellent
Facilities:
Good
Good

Perfect Windhoek base

Stayed here 3 times. Breakfasts were excellent, rooms good, showers excellent, staff friendly & helpful.

Arranged taxi & restaurant bookings for us v quickly & efficiently

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Mr M & Dr K - Massachusetts, USA
Arrived on: 15-Sep-2012 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Poor
Poor
Location:
Average
Average
Rooms:
Poor
Poor
Service:
Average
Average

Elegant Guest House

We did not care for this location. Even though the room was adequate, the many windows throughout the room made us feel as if we were on display from the front hallway to the pool area in the back. The staff was pleasant, but the guest house was not a positive way to end our experience in Namibia.

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