We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Swakopmund Guesthouse

Hendrik Witbooi 35, Swakopmund, Namibia
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Cancelon to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
1 room 1 guest
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Management photos
Swakopmund Guesthouse
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

117 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    47
    43
    22
    5
    0
See reviews for
19
69
Solo
0
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (13)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (117)
  • Mar-May only
    (31)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (34)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (36)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (16)
All months
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a stop over on our way from Sosussvlei to Damaraland we spent one night in the Swakopmund Guesthouse and there are only two good things I can say about it so I will start with those. 1) They have excellent breakfast with coffee from a local roaster and 2) it was only ONE night. When we arrived to check... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
london
Level Contributor
16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well positioned for all the attractions of Swakopmund. Extremely helpful staff in advising, booking trips and restaurants. Breakfasts the best we had in Namibia. Rooms bright and lovely. Very welcoming and comfortable stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tremelo, Belgium
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Friendly staff, clean and spacious rooms, great beds! Located quietly but walking distance from city center. Free WiFi in rooms, great breakfast with fresh baked bread. Staff helpt you to make reservations for restaurants or excursions.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Level Contributor
109 reviews
108 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Stayed here in June 2015 with the family. Driving up to the guesthouse you see a rather cute building...it actually looked really nice on the sunny day we arrived. It's in a quiet neighborhood on the edge of town but you walk 3 blocks and you are in the center of town!!! We had a nice apartment on the 1st... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Margate Rsa
Level Contributor
128 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We stayed two nights at this guesthouse and it was a blessing (our travel agent Desire Africa did an incredible job arranging our Namibian adventure). We were able at a very affordable price to have all our washing done at the guesthouse and they went out of their way to make our stay great. Rooms are great and connectivity good.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Windhoek
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Value for money. Friendly, efficient staff with very nice rooms. Good business travellers. Because it is close to the town centre and located in a safe area, you can go to the beach, shops and restaurants on foot.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

The guesthouse is situated 3 minutes walk from the hub of activity in swkopmund. But its still very quiet. There is excellent parking. The rooms are airy, well appointed and very clean. We had a room upstairs and its was really large. Very comfy beds. The breakfast area and little lounge facing the road is a conservatory style facility letting... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paignton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We stayed to nights in March. The location is good - a short walk into the main town. It's a quiet location. The rooms are very clean and well decorated - in a beach style. Everyone is very helpful - they will book meals at local restaurants if need be. It is rather motel style but we loved the place.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Luanda, Angola
Level Contributor
21 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a great guesthouse. The location is perfect - you can walk almost anywhere in Swakopmund from here and yet the guesthouse is located in a nice quiet area. We had two inter-connecting rooms for our family which worked really well for us and everything was clean and worked well. The guesthouse staff were very helpful - and had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oxford
Level Contributor
21 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Guest house is very friendly, clean and efficient. Swakopmund feels safe and has some good restaurants and is a centre for activities. We tried to quad biking near the guest house and it was excellent and the guest house staff were very helpful with recommendations and advice and local knowledge. The rooms are spacious and clean and in a quiet... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

76 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (76)
Viewed
Room/suite (17)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (14)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Other (27)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Swakopmund hotels
0.3 mi away
Beach Hotel Swakopmund
Beach Hotel Swakopmund
#4 of 17 in Swakopmund
4.5 of 5 stars 151 reviews
0.4 mi away
Hotel Deutsches Haus
Hotel Deutsches Haus
#1 of 17 in Swakopmund
4.5 of 5 stars 183 reviews
0.3 mi away
Hotel Eberwein
Hotel Eberwein
#2 of 17 in Swakopmund
4.5 of 5 stars 68 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 mi away
Cornerstone Guesthouse
Cornerstone Guesthouse
#1 of 45 in Swakopmund
5.0 of 5 stars 307 reviews
0.3 mi away
Namib Guesthouse
Namib Guesthouse
#7 of 45 in Swakopmund
5.0 of 5 stars 128 reviews
2.8 mi away
Sea Breeze Guesthouse
Sea Breeze Guesthouse
#3 of 45 in Swakopmund
4.5 of 5 stars 203 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay