Sam's Giardino

Reviews of Sam's Giardino

Good(88%) From 168 travellers
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Below are independent comments from 168 of our travellers who have visited Sam's Giardino, and have kindly agreed to share their thoughts.

They do not necessarily represent the views of Expert Africa.
Ms H from Canada
Arrived on: 3-Nov-2018 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Sam's Giardino review

Enjoyed chatting with Sam, the library, the meals.

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Ms T. from London
Arrived on: 25-Oct-2018 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Unusual but comfortable and quiet

Lovely garden, great breakfast, room good, but a little dated.

Good night's sleep.

Sam and his staff were welcoming and helpful.

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Mr D. from Chelmsford
Arrived on: 20-Sep-2018 Stayed for: 3 nights
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Sam's Giardino review

Damp and cold Towels never dried in rooms.

Overall I would not describe this as central and close to shops/restaurants

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Mr & Mrs Braddock from UK
Arrived on: 9-Sep-2018 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Sam's Giadino

Delightful Swiss Chalet style accommodation provided by the Swiss owner!!!! Very welcoming and friendly!

Sam served us at breakfast our fresh orange juice and sat with us chatting as he drank his coffee.

Fabulous to learn about his life and how he ended up in Swakopmund and about Namibian life, really great that he took an interest in his guests and took time to chat over a cup of coffee!!!

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CathyO from Glasgow
Arrived on: 30-Jun-2018 Stayed for: 2 nights
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relaxed atmosphere. Helps if you like dogs.

Sam is a genial and informative host.

Food was excellent

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Mr & Mrs C from Cambridge
Arrived on: 20-Oct-2017 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Sam's Giardino review

Nice place to stay in Swakopmund - although a bit far to walk to the downtown area.

Quirky owner who is happy to chat and help in any way possible.

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Mr D from Cambridge
Arrived on: 1-Oct-2017 Stayed for: 1 nights
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Sam's Giardino

Sam's was a good stay and walking distance in to town. The room was a little dated, but very nice other than that. Sam was a wonderful host and made us feel very welcome.

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Mr A from Horsham
Arrived on: 25-Sep-2017 Stayed for: 3 nights
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Sams gardinio

Getting a bit tired. Don’t go there if you don’t like dogs!

Sam has a big dog who barked a lot and woke us up a couple of times. The garden was lovely to sit in.

Breakfast was good and we went out to eat in the evening which was good.

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J & PJ from Reading
Arrived on: 19-May-2017 Stayed for: 2 nights
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Comfortable room with lovely garden & birds

Sam was very helpful and went out of his way to speak to all guests. He also remembered our personal details which was appreciated. He allowed us to use his phone at no cost to us.

We enjoyed eating our evening meals at his restaurant.

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Mr & Mrs J from London
Arrived on: 7-May-2017 Stayed for: 3 nights
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Homely Bed & Breakfast

Sam's was too far out of the town for us. We were advised not to walk back although it is only 20minutes, but the locals do not walk.

The room was okay, breakfast was very good.

We had a great experience kayaking with the seals, truly memorable.

The drive to Sandwich harbour was disappointing.

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