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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here for 1 night on arrival in Namibia. The hotel is in a quiet area of Windhoek situated behind a high fence and you ring the bell to gain access. It was very relaxing and welcoming. Our room (5) was in a small...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Galton House on our first night in Namibia - an ideal distance from Windhoek Airport. In a quiet, upmarket residential area. As with all the other properties in the area, the guesthouse was in a very secure compound with high walls and...More

Thank Tansysue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was chosen by a travel agent (Solaris Expeditions) who booked us on a Wilderness Safari Tour to Namibia. The agent borrowed language from their information and described it in writing up Galton House as a boutique luxury hotel. Far from it. The rooms...More

Thank GrandmaCharlotte
Response from NamibiaDirect, Owner at Galton HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very sorry about this mismatch of expectations, but Galton House has never pretended to be anything other than a comfortable and welcoming guest house and we certainly have no pretensions about being a hotel – never mind a boutique luxury hotel (and our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is owned by Ultimate Safaris and is used as a resting point for pre or post safaris. It’s relatively new and clean and well managed by Tristan. We had Room 1 initially. It’s big with 3 beds. We realised we’d been lucky when...More

Thank Warrick H
Response from NamibiaDirect, Owner at Galton HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

We would like to point out that Galton House is not owned by Ultimate Safaris, although it is correct to say that they are one of our biggest supporters and they do use us a lot for pre and post tour stays – partly because...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent accommodation in quiet location. It has a lounge area and pool with sunbeds. The breakfast is good and as we arrived late in the afternoon we decided to eat dinner there. It was very good and wine was available. When we stopped over on...More

Thank jillamy47
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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$157 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sandra B
June 13, 2017|
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Response from af1402 | Reviewed this property |
When I was there, due to the drought, they did not offer laundry services. That may change by 2018.
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"Room 3, a standard double. It was just a few steps away from the shared lounge/dining room and very..."
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"If you stay here, do not eat here. Very expensive and very unsanitary."
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"Want to get an inside room."
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"From what we could see all the rooms looked pretty good"
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