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Gross Barmen Hot Springs

Gross Barmen, Namibia
+264 62 501 091
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Could be much better

The whole place seems to lack any kind of committed management. It feels like a rudderless ship... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Windhoek, Namibia

The outside heated pool was amazing. Huge and clean. The surroundings are well maintained. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anna-Marie V
Ballitoville, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good36%
  • Average33%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Gross Barmen, Namibia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole place seems to lack any kind of committed management. It feels like a rudderless ship. This may be partly due to NWR's institutional culture (the air of neglect is familiar from other NWR resorts) and also because there just did not appear to...More

Thank accman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The outside heated pool was amazing. Huge and clean. The surroundings are well maintained. The indoor facilities are free of charge and are amazing. The gym equipment are of high quality although the area is quite small (should it be busy). The sauna, steam room...More

Thank Anna-Marie V
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

We visited to use the pool facilities for a few hours. First impressions were that this place was created with a lot more in mind...it is sadly quiet...with lots of unused area

1  Thank C555J
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Such a shame that such a unique environment has gone to ruin. we chaanged rooms 3 times till we got one that wasn't broken , dinner menu so limited and not of good quality , no staff support in the springs evening time , limited...More

Thank stmikesbooks
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Our family/friends booked a campsite for 2 nights, we had no idea what to expect. Upon arrival we realised that camping there with tents will just not work. I will not recommend to anyone to camp there if you do not at least have a...More

1  Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Had never been before. Pleasantly surprised by the beautiful bush chalet we booked for three nights. Lovely decor and seemed very clean. Bathroom was large, shower was extremely roomy and the shower head water flow was fantastic. Cable tv included. Backyard overlooked the water and...More

Thank jessebarfield
Reviewed August 31, 2017

It was very pleasant here with the added attraction of the spa but it was quiet and assume it is because it quite a few kilometres off the main road and going nowhere, which was not as convenient as we hoped. Facilities were spotless.

Thank Leslie-ann C
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

The hot springs are great but thats pretty much it. The did not try the spar it was a bit pricy just like the entrance fee but other wise its a great place to relax 👍🏽

Thank Musa C
Reviewed August 18, 2017

We were impressed by the cleanliness of the indoor hot pool though mystified by the freezing cold jacuzzi pools nearby. Unfortunately, we could not enjoy the hot pool as a few minutes after we arrived, a local couple entered the pool and began having sex....More

Thank travelingfamily709
Reviewed July 8, 2017

We stopped overnight en route to Etosha. Staff were very friendly and the campsite was clean, ablution facilities were well maintained and there was good security. The Hot Springs are indoors, 1 large pool which was lovely although very busy and noisy. They have a...More

Thank jenay172
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July 22, 2017|
Response from Bokwagter | Reviewed this property |
The outside pool stays open all night and at the moment the indoor pool remains open throughout, although intended to close at 22:00
Stephan S
January 12, 2017|
Response from Kenty7p5 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - Yes, children are very welcome, inside pool and outside. Supervision is recommended, the tiles are very slippery!
January 6, 2017|
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Response from NWR_Namibia | Property representative |
Hi Jan, Unfortunately we do not allow pets. Regards, NWR Team