Olive Grove

Reviews of Olive Grove

Good(89%) From 190 travellers
Excellent
98
Good
83
Average
6
Poor
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Terrible
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Below are independent comments from 190 of our travellers who have visited Olive Grove, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
Mr C & Mrs M - Cheshire
Arrived on: 15-Sep-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Wow!

We were given an upgrade to a suite in the newly opened sister hotel. Absolutely fantastic.

Doubtless done so that we could report back to you! or is that a bit cynical? Anyway it was much appreciated.

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Mr & Mrs R from Basingstoke
Arrived on: 13-Sep-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Olive Grove review

We stayed one night at the Olive Grove at the start of our Namibia trip - our second stay, one having alos overnighted there at the end of our holiday in 2008.

The Olive Grove is a very comfortable but unpretentious guesthouse with easy access to central Windhoek for restauarants etc - although it does serve light lunches and excellent limited-choice 3 course dinners (currently NAD230) for those who, like us, just want some R&R.

The 11 rooms are large and cool and well-equipped, although the grey decor and stonework is starting to be in need to some maintenance (a new hotel under the same ownership has recently been built on adjoining land, which have been a distraction!).

Staff are very friendly and helpful, and there is internet access in the lounge. Good use has been amde of the limited grounds, with some very comfortable sunloungers and a small plunge pool. There is enclosed car parking for self-drivers.

The Olive Grove remains continues to be a pleasant interlude at the start or end of a Namibia holiday.

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Mrs A with party of five - Oxfordshire
Arrived on: 2-Sep-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Excellent
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Location:
Excellent
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Excellent
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Excellent
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The Olive Grove was a great start

Superb welcome on arrival from the staff, very good rooms and food. No complaints at all

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Mr C & Mrs M - Cheshire
Arrived on: 29-Aug-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Excellent
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Very Friendly and comfortable hotel

very friendly; great food.

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The C family - Sussex
Arrived on: 7-Aug-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
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Olive Grove review

fine for a night's stay

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Mr C. B and family - from St Albans
Arrived on: 25-Jul-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Boutiquey Olive Grove

Beautiful guesthouse, very stylish and relaxing. Really lovely open lounge arrangement with the kitchen so you could watch dinner being cooked and chat to the staff.

Fantastic room, fab bathroom. Biggest bath I have ever seen, unfortunately there just wasnt enough hot water to get it filled above a puddle.

Dinner was superb, expensive but worth it.
We had to ask for a packed breakfast because we were leaving so early. We had high hopes for it because the dinner had been so good , and because we had watched them baking bread the night before. Very disappointing, stale packet sandwich and packets of sweets. It was like a Macdonalds happy meal.Had to buy something at airport instead.

A very nice way to relax at the end of a long trip, good access to the city ( not really walkable though). Had a SPA room with treatments so you could really wind down before travelling.

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Mr O & Mrs R with sons' - Germany,
Arrived on: 20-Jul-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
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Location:
Good
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Rooms:
Good
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Service:
Good
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Food:
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Relax at Olive Grove

Nice little place to relax in Klein-Windhoek. It is a bit out of the centre, which was fine for us, as we had experienced Windhoek centre on arrival to Namibia.

They offer spa treatments, which we did not try out as we only had a couple of hours there in the afternoon and wanted an early night before an early transfer to the airport.

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The E family - Bath
Arrived on: 17-Jul-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
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Location:
Excellent
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Olive Grove review

A good first night stop over

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Mr K & Ms C from New Jersey
Arrived on: 4-Jul-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
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Location:
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Olive Grove review

Only stayed for one night at the start of our trip.

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Mr & Mrs F - Brazil
Arrived on: 17-Jun-2011 Stayed for: 1 nights
Overall:
Good
Good

Olive Grove review

(We have already commented on Olive Grove)

{Ed: see reviews below.}

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