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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed twice! We didn't plan in advance, and just called and they gave us a discount on the rack rate. It used to be a private residence, and you certainly feel like you are in the Hollywood Hills in LA - with great views - and the former residence has panoramic views from what is now the restaurant. Obviously...

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usa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived to a lobby filled with some very rude guests. Immediately someone came over to take care of us. Without saying a word, she seemed apologetic for their behavior. From then on everything went smoothly. We stayed two nights, one at the beginning of our trip and one at the end. The rooms themselves were beautifully furnished with outstanding...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WOW!, What a pleasure, the hotel was splendid! The room lovely big and clean. The breakfast great, also very central placed. The view phenomenal. Service friendly and professional. Internet great. A definite must if you staying in Windhoek, the first time I stayed here and very happy!

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Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The setting is great and we had a wonderful evening with a great sunset on the terrace with great views, food was much improved from previous visits and the service was excellent, thank you very much to Jackson.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We recently stayed here for only one night as our first night in Namibia. We wanted some thing nice before we went off camping and we were not disappointed. This was a really nice little hotel at the edge of town with great views of the surrounding hills. Our room was large and clean with very effective air conditioning. They...

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Centurion, South Africa
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We had drinks and a light lunch at the hotel and have to admit that this was the best service and the best quality food we had during our entire stay in Windhoek. Well done. The great view obviously adds to the already great experience.

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We wanted to have a quiet and relaxing afternoon. Hotel Thule provided a cool outdoor pub area with plenty of beers and cool drinks. The service was prompt and professional. The views over the town is great and enhances the general experience.

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Thank Andre S
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This was a fantastic hotel that I stayed at November, 2016 for business. I would without hesitation recommend this location if you want a unique place to stay with beautiful views. The rooms are excellent, but you need to look at them with an African lens, not an American or European lens. I've stayed several places in town and this...

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The hotel is located high up a hill above Windhoek and has a nice view overlooking the city. Reception and service could be friendlier. Everything goes slow. We had a buffet lunch here with a choice of fish and meat and some vegetables. Although a limited choice, the food was good. The rooms at check-in time were not ready but...

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Nikita G, Personal Assistant at Hotel Thule, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer Thank you for your review of Hotel Thule. With regards to the check-in time, please do take note that check-out times are 10:00 and check-in is only at 14:00. Freeing rooms up for early check-in is not always possible, even if we try our best to get rooms clean as soon as possible. The safe was also checked...

Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We were there only for sundowner/dinner. Meeting with friend for a sundowner on the terrace with a great view over Windhoek. Very caretaking and friendly staff which made comfort zone out of it. Some delicious snacks, cold beer, what do you want more? Will come back

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Thule was originally a one-time luxury home built by the late Edmund Lafrenz in 1960 as a sumptuous home for himself and his late wife, Liselotte. It was purchased by Windhoek businessman and entrepreneur, Wolfgang Egerer just before the turn of the century, who then reconstructed it into the beautiful up-market 25 bedroom hotel it is today. The outstanding panoramic views over Windhoek are a unique and unparalleled feature of this pearl of Namibia. Hotel Thule offers first class accommodation, quality service, tranquillity and style to ensure customer satisfaction. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Thule

Address: 1 Gorges Street, Windhoek, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
Price Range: $177 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Thule 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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#4 Business Hotel in Windhoek
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“I believe all of the rooms are great! We did ask for a first floor room as there is no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles bobpeghome, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A room with a double bed!!”
 of 5 bubbles MonetaR, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1. It is closest to everything and has a pleasant outlook”
 of 5 bubbles alanandjeant2014, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good....”
 of 5 bubbles namibi2016, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want a late night drink get them to stock the mini bar which is onlt filled on request”
 of 5 bubbles Alanthebairn, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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