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    The Secret Garden Guesthouse

    36 Bismarck Street | P.O.Box 2609, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good31%
    • Average15%
    • Poor13%
    • Terrible8%
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    “any traveler” (2 reviews)
    “safe parking” (4 reviews)
    “in town” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 82 reviews

    Reviewed September 23, 2017

    The Guesthouse is set in a nice location and is an easy walk to just about everything in town, along with car parking out the back. The owners are friendly and helpful and organized my taxi to get back to the airport as well giving...More

    Thank WCOB
    Reviewed September 6, 2017

    Centrally situated in "old" Swakopmund. Walk to jetty, beach and main village attractions. The Secret Garden was clean, very well run, hospitable and good value. Good buffet breakfast. Good in house restaurant, across the road from Europa Hotel and a block back from the jetty.

    Thank ClemWG
    Reviewed September 4, 2017

    We arrived 2 hours passed check in and got questioned heavily about why we were so late. After that we were welcomed and given a nice tour of the place. The owner did call the restaurant across the street and tell them to stay open...More

    Thank welove2cruise65
    Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

    The establishment is really nice, with good security. Spotless rooms, very comfortable mattrasses, all run very smoothly by the family. The stay was a pleasure and I would look nowhere else when I will come again!

    Thank inner-beauty
    Reviewed June 2, 2017

    What we liked: The room, although a little outdated, was clean and comfortable. The actual guesthouse and other facilities were also fine, central and easy to find. What we didn't like: Sadly, we found no hospitality here at all. After we arrived, although there was...More

    Thank mathiesonali
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $60 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Namibia >
    • Erongo Region >
    • Swakopmund
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    • The Secret Garden Guesthouse Hotel Swakopmund
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    Room Tips
    "Back rooms, away from central courtyard are probably most private and quietest."
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    "for family w/ one or two children - suites . Book in advance as there are only 2"
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    "the hexagonal room in the garden was lovely."
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    "The wifi is best in common areas. As with a lot of places in Africa it wasn't the fasted wifi."
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