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Rivendell Guest House

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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Special Deal: Breakfast discount
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

Really nice guest house! Very obliging staff! Good Breakfast with fresh fruits and eggs and hot tomato. Nice breakfastroom and also possibility to have breakfast outside on a terrasse. Nice rooms. Small but nice pool area. It is possible to walk into the city (15-20...More

Thank B7033MN
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Rivendell is a lovely guest house in a pleasant and peaceful suburb of Windhoek. I was given a very spacious room looking on to the pool.In addition to this I found all the staff very friendly and knowledgeable. Whether it was booking a taxi or...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 16 September 2015

You cannot find a better place to stay..you become one of the family,nothing is to much trouble.once you stay at Rendell you will return.a nicer cleaner,friendlier place cannot be found.Angela and Barry are so friendly and are a font of knowledge.

Thank tony g
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Relaxed atmosphere. Great kitchen facilities and use of fridge etc. Swimming pool to cool down in. House furnished with nice artefacts. All for an amazing price. All in all, lovely & welcoming. Tip: Taxis arranged from hotel are expensive so better to...More

Thank Indie-Brindie
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We both started and ended our trip at Rivendell Guest House. I would recommend it to everybody to start/end your Namibian journey in a relaxing manner with beautiful and clean rooms and excellent service from the team. We felt welcome from the very first moment...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$53 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$53 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Avni S
18 April 2015|
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Response from Onno Z | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, but would ask 'Rivendell'; they know or can daily find out
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15 January 2015|
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Response from David C | Property representative |
Hi, Rivendell is around 2.5km from the NHTC, about a 5 minute drive. I would say it's a bit too far to walk, especially as the route crosses a few major roads.
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Ros B
5 November 2014|
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Response from David C | Property representative |
Hi Ros, Rivendell is 44km from the International A/P, and as noted below, about a 45 minute drive. We work with a local airport transfer company who will charge you N$250 for a single person, or N$150 pp sharing. Ciska our... More
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"Visit the guest house website for excellent pictures of the different rooms"
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"Best rooms are rooms 1-4 by the pool"
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"Our room was near reception so dont know if the wifi reached to the other rooms"
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"Do not take the self catering unit if you are a family - it gets way too cramped"
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