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D2710 | Outjo District, Outjo D2710, Namibia
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Vreugde Guest Farm
Ranked #1 of 14 Specialty lodging in Outjo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Lovely place near Etosha ruled by a friendly family. It felt like home being there. Also dinner was most délicious and we were given many good tips for our self drive safari. Next time we will stay more days because we loved it so.

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Windhoek, Namibia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
30 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The owners of the lodge, the Brand family, make you feel of being part of their family. We never stayed in a place with so much intimacy. Apart from this everything is well at this place: small, quite, good food, good service, everything is well maintained, nice plants and close to Etosha. Vreugde is the best place to stay if... More

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Köln
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We felt very welcome in this family run accomodation within a well kept green garden including a nice fire place where guests could seat together in the evenings before and after the dinner. We enjoyed the rooms, which were covered by a straw roof and had good beds, where we could sleep very well. The food was great - and... More

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Windhoek, Namibia
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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Stayed at Vreugde already several times and it is still stimply the best real Guest Farm in Namibia. More than friendly hosts, great food, spotlessly clean rooms, familiy-like atmosphere and friendly staff. The distance only 25 minutes from Etosha makes it a great spot to do daytrips into the Park.

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Windhoek, Namibia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed only 2 nights in this little paradise. After a warm welcome from Rachel, Elsi, Danie Sen. + Jun. we felt very happy. Only an few nice rooms, a nice garden to sit and relax and that familiar atmosphere in comparison to the big lodges. The staff was so friendly and helpful (and staying long years with the familiy,... More

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England
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Only half an hour from Etosha's Andersson Gate, this is a well-established, family run guest farm appealing to those looking for a personal accommodation experience. Rooms are rustic but fully equipped and very clean with nice bed and bathroom linens. We were welcomed and hosted by Rachel, which added a lot to our overall enjoyment. Food was simple home-cooked. Guided... More

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VreugdeGF, Front Office Manager at Vreugde Guest Farm, responded to this review

Dear Tony, Thank you very much for your review. I'm very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and would like to thank you for your many kind comments. With regards the availability of coffee and tea, guests are welcome to come to the dining room to get a cup of coffee or tea before they eat breakfast... More

Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

It is a little paradise nearby Etosha park. The garden is wonderfull a lot of different trees. So many birds you can watch and photograph. Nice rooms, perfect service, a very clean pool to relax, excellent dinner and the most loving hosts you can find in Namibia!

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Geneva
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Our stay in the Vreugde Guest Farm was very good! The bedroom was clean, the staff very friendly and the food delicious! Thank you Danies, Elsie and Rachel for your warm welcome! It was such a nice place for our honey moon.

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Trier, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Many thanks to the Danies, Elsie, Rachel and all the staff for the warm welcome and the wonderful days at Vreugde Guest Farm. From the first moment we felt comfortable and welcome. Enchanting lodges, Excellent food and the kindness of the family makes the Vreugde Guest Farm such a lovely place.One highlight was the performance of the staff singing their... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Warm hospitality and wonderful farm location, thanks to the Danies, Elsie and Rachel and all the staff at Vreugde for a wonderful three days in the Namibian bush. Varied, excellent and tasty food, warm multilingual hospitality and friendly staff (and a cool swimming pool) make Vreugde a great place to experience Namibian farm life and the wilderness of the Etosha... More

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Address: D2710 | Outjo District, Outjo D2710, Namibia
Location: Namibia > Kunene Region > Outjo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Vreugde Guest Farm Namibia/Outjo

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Vreugde Guest Farm is a small, friendly, family-run business. It is a well-known and much-loved place to stay, renowned for great food and excellent hospitality, all served up on a real Namibian working cattle farm. Situated in the heart of Namibia, just 30 minutes drive from the Etosha National Park's Anderson Gate, "Vreugde" is a perfect stop-over for couples, small groups or families alike. Vreugde Guest Farm offers comfortable and rustic accommodation in 1 double room, 5 twin rooms and 1 family room, all en-suite with shower. The large, lush garden offers guests plenty of places to sit in the sun or in the shade, and an inviting swimming pool allows guests to cool off after a long day driving. Activities available include guided Etosha tours on an open jeep, as well as farm-drives, sundowners, and walks around the farm. ... more   less 
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