Eningu Clayhouse

Reviews of Eningu Clayhouse

Good(90%) From 62 travellers
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Below are independent comments from 62 of our travellers who have visited Eningu Clayhouse, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
J&J from Plockton
Arrived on: 5-Oct-2019 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Delightful place to start our Namibian Trip

Rooms are spacious and comfortable. Pool was welcome, if a bit chilly. The walks are a pleasant way to spend some time, although we didn't see very much. We had better luck after dark, from the hide, where we saw a pair of steenbok visiting the waterhole.

Bettina is a charming host, and was happy to chat and talk about the farm. Food was excellent.

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Mr & Mrs B. from Richmond
Arrived on: 22-Sep-2019 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Short night at Eningu

Very nice duplex chalet units set in the open plain on the edge of the Kalahari.The chalets are of an attractive adobe style and are very comfortable and well equipped.The pool area is showing some wear and could use a little maintenance.

The owner and staff were very welcoming and helpful, especially in making sure we were picked up on time early next morning for our transfer to the airport.They provided us with a phone if we needed to contact the operator in case of a delay.

Overall service was excellent and food at dinner was of a high standard

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Mr & Mrs N from Edinburgh
Arrived on: 27-May-2019 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Eningu Clayhouse review

We only stayed one night but were very glad we did. Delightful hostess Bettina. Attractive quirky design. Nice pool.

Lots of marked hiking trails - if you want you can also cross over into the neighbouring farm. Interesting hide for night time animal viewing.

Vegetarian food was a bit disappointing but think for some reason there had been a mix up and they were not expecting a vegetarian so probably not typical.

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Mr C & Ms B from UK
Arrived on: 4-Nov-2018 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Still a great starting point

This was the third time we had started our Namibian trip here, and the experience was as good as ever.

Bettina is a charming an attentive host, and the lodge is a great place to relax for a day or two after a long journey.

There are no formal activities, but the hide and ability to do bush walks is good.

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Ms T. from London
Arrived on: 31-Oct-2018 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Beautiful estate

The estate is very beautiful, red earth, striking vegetation, outdoor sculptures, lots of birds.

The rooms are unusual and fun, but could do with an update, particularly the bathroom. The food was good, we found the portions a bit large.

There are great walks around the estate, we wish we stayed longer to explore them.

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Mrs M & Mr S from USA
Arrived on: 28-Oct-2018 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Eningu Clayhouse review

Beautiful spot, met Bettini, nice woman. Great staff.
lots of walking trails, small animals & birds.

We saw Kudu at many places, they are not on your sightings lists. Also saw mongoose, baboons, Black Back Jackels, Steenbok, Springbok, and a plethora of birds.

We drove to Windhoek for another day there, back to bookstore, repair tire, ate Portuguese food, that was good.

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Mr J & Ms D from UK
Arrived on: 9-May-2018 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Eningu Clayhouse review

Perfect place to finish the trip. Couldn't be better

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Linda & Paul from UK
Arrived on: 3-May-2018 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Highly recommended stay on arrival in Namibi

A very good lodge to start our trip.

We very much appreciated that two family members of the owners met us at sundown for a drink and fascinating conversation.

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Linda & Paul from UK
Arrived on: 3-May-2018 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Top class accommodation

This was an excellent place to end our trip. The accommodation and food were top class and it was a very relaxing place before our long journey home the next day.

We wished that we could have spent another night here.

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Ms T from Holland Park
Arrived on: 21-Nov-2017 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Eningu Clayhouse review

Lovely design, good place to chill for a night.

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