Bethanie Guesthouse & Beer Garden

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  • Description
  • Facilities
Known as the very first hotel to be built in Namibia, Bethanie Guesthouse is situated at the center of all the tourist attractions in the south, like the breathtaking Fish River Canyon, the rocky shores of Luderitz, and Sossusvlei with its unforgettable sand dunes.

The guest house was originally built before 1880 and is therefore one of the oldest in Namibia. Bethanie is a small town with a rich historical background against the backdrop of beautiful mountains, breathtaking sunsets and starlit skies at night.

We offer fully furnished, en-suite rooms, seven of which are air-conditioned. Meals are enjoyed outside at the lapa restaurant area, with a bar where we serve home-cooked meals and open-fire dishes. There is a superb swimming pool available to guests if they feel the need to cool off. The guest house also has a tea/beer garden with a well-stocked bar and DStv.

Along with the many scenic trips one can make in the area, there are some more activities available such as quad biking, hiking, horse riding, 4x4-ing, and birdwatching.
  • Type: Lodge, Hotel, Bed and Breakfast
  • Sleeps: 27
  • Check-in: 01:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 14
  • Parking Available
  • Fireplace
  • Swimming Pool

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans




14 Reviews on Bethanie Guesthouse & Beer Garden

A beautiful place to stay on our way back to South Africa. Very nice staff and very clean accommodation.


23 September 2014

They don't call it the budget room for nothing. Bed is on concrete, carpets in the bathroom, broken doors etc. it's not a place you want to spend on holiday. Rather upgrade your room or use the camping facilities. Otherwise place is great!


07 September 2014

Lodge very well situated between the desert and canyon. The owners are kind. The room very comfortable and calm. Dinner was good.


25 August 2014

Bethanie was a convenient stop heading back south after Sossusvlei. The grounds were very pleasant and the rooms comfortable. The only complaint was that as the only guests in this somewhat large guesthouse on that particular night, we did not always feel comfortable as the owners extended family including three young children took over the fireplace area before AND after dinner. It sometimes felt as if we were intruders in their family home. Also dinner was a set menu that we were given no choice in, simply served a plate and told it was their "traditional food". This was a problem for my somewhat picky husband. Breakfast however was substantial with lots of choice. If you are to stay here I would recommend a busier time of year when you might not feel so out of place with the family hanging about. They tell me June and July are their busy times.


22 August 2014

Clean rooms with bathroom, no fridge. Nice dinner with main course and dessert, nice breakfast with fresh fruit, drinks and 2 eggs with sausages and bacon.


15 August 2014
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Price & Availability

ON REQUEST
Thursday 11th September
  • Per Person Sharing:
  • R450
  • Per Person:
  • R600
  • Per Unit:
  • R1350
  • Minimum Stay:
  • 2 Nights
 
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Double RoomsX 9
Includes: Breakfast
Rooms feature twin and double beds and full en-suite bathrooms. All rooms are air-conditioned.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Twin beds, Double beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms
 
Double Rooms
Sleeps 2 Price:
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Single RoomsX 4
Includes: Breakfast
Single rooms feature three-quarter beds and en-suite bathrooms. Rooms have ceiling fans.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds
Other Fan, No Smoking in Rooms
 
Single Rooms
Sleeps 1 Price:
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Triple RoomX 1
Includes: Breakfast
This Triple Room features a double and a three-quarter bed, with an en-suite bathroom. The room is cooled with a ceiling fan.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Double beds, Single beds
Other Fan, No Smoking in Rooms
 
Triple Room
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Budget RoomX 1
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This room offers basic accommodation comprising a twin bed and an en-suite bathroom. Meals are not included.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Twin beds
 
Budget Room
Sleeps 2 Price:
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Budget Room x 1

Includes: Room Only

This room offers basic accommodation comprising a twin bed and an en-suite bathroom. Meals are not included.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Twin beds

Double Rooms x 9

Includes: B & B

Rooms feature twin and double beds and full en-suite bathrooms. All rooms are air-conditioned.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Twin beds, Double beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms

Single Rooms x 4

Includes: B & B

Single rooms feature three-quarter beds and en-suite bathrooms. Rooms have ceiling fans.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds
Other Fan, No Smoking in Rooms

Triple Room x 1

Includes: B & B

This Triple Room features a double and a three-quarter bed, with an en-suite bathroom. The room is cooled with a ceiling fan.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Single beds, Double beds
Other Fan, No Smoking in Rooms

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