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Hotel Heinitzburg

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22 Heinitzburg Street, Windhoek, Namibia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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gloucester
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55 reviews 55 reviews
27 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel en route to Etosha to break up the journey. Whilst it is a very nice hotel it is definitely not for disabled it has quite a steep driveway up to the hotel from the car park and is not noted in its description. The rooms were very nice but the service at breakfast was very... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Our two night stay at the Hotel Heinitzburg was a delightful beginning to our three week vacation in southern Africa. Our beautifully furnished room overlooked the garden and the pool, which, since the hotel had few guests, became our private hideaway. The attention to detail in the room was exceptional, from the decor, to the roses, to the champagne. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This is probably one of the better hotels in Windhoek. It has a lovely setting and a great view. Our room was fine though the decor is a little frou-frou for my tastes. We spent a couple of hours by the pool which was nice enough. The food at dinner was decent though again, too fussy. What lets this place... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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117 reviews 117 reviews
50 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

My wife and I stayed here one night before commencing our four week journey in Namibia and Botswana. Great place. Built 1914 as a small castle and later turned into a hotel. Very charming. Top notch service level. The rooms are spacious and beautiful. With good AC. A large TVscreen. Good WiFi. The bathrooms are OK but not more. The... More 

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scarsdale, ny
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85 reviews 85 reviews
35 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The hotel is situated on a hill overlooking Windhoek. The rooms are large and nicely appointed but not in a "cookie-cutter" way. The staff was friendly and helpful. The only disappointment was that bottled water wasn't provided.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

All of the staff were very friendly and welcoming especially at reception. My server at dinner, Desiree, was attentive and polished and provided some pleasant conversation after the meal. Clearly staff selection is handled carefully. The food was delicious and nicely presented; the view from the terrace unmatched. Wi-fi from the room was very good. Early departure arrangements were made... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We stopped at the hotel to end our Africa Safari Camping trip. And wow, what a great service we got, everything you expect from this hotel and even more! Especially after a week of camping we felt so pampered. We didn't have dinner there but we ordered some drinks. Cocktails are good and well priced, whiskey is very expensive comparing... More 

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Durban
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Spent a very comfortable night in one of my favourite hotels in the world. Attentive and friendly staff, wonderful room and bathroom, a great breakfast and the most spectacular views over Windhoek. Can't think of a better place to enjoy a drink or two as the sun goes down. Can't wait for my next stay.

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NEW JERSEY
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63 reviews 63 reviews
16 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Having only stayed at this hotel one night I was very impressed by the attentiveness of the staff and the beautiful grounds including a small but appreciated swimming pool. The view over the city was a bonus. The hotel itself is a former castle with much memorabilia of the early "pioneer" days in Namibia and the construction phase. I stayed... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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80 reviews 80 reviews
44 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Practically everything was top.The rooms were quite spacious,the service was very efficient and friendly and the view is breathtaking.We stayed there for three nights and much to our regret we had to eave this comfortable hotel to go out in the dessert.Strongly recommended.

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