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About Essence of Africa

Essence of Africa Guesthouse is situated in Tauben Glen, one of the most sought-after areas in Windhoek, Namibia’s capital city. At our guesthouse you will enjoy comfortable accommodation with excellent and personalised attention from your hosts. Our large seven bedroom, air-conditioned guesthouse has a peculiar charm that is unrivalled. Most rooms have en-suite bathrooms. Each room comes with a fridge, DStv, and fresh tea and coffee facilities. Meals can be arranged on request or if you would rather make your own meals, our kitchen area has everything you need.Essence of Africa Guesthouse through its affiliations with reputable tour operators can put together a tour package that will suit your budget. From trips around Windhoek to desert tours and even specialised tours. Whatever your budget, we can arrange a tour that will allow you see and enjoy our beautiful country.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 8 hours
  • Type: Guest House
  • Sleeps: 22
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM

Facilities

  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Wi-Fi
  • No Credit Card Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Guests are welcome to check in from 11 am or earlier should the required room be available and ready for immediate occupation; checking out time is usually 10 am, but extensions are accepted at a nominal fee. No visitors are allowed in guest room. All our guest rooms are smoke free.

Availability and pricing

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Essence of Africa Map

Essence of Africa is 3km from the centre of Windhoek , the nearest airport 4.6km (Eros Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

Things to do in and around Windhoek

Palm Tree Park

(0.4 km from Windhoek)

Small park with open atmosphere with the clear star lit night sky, lights and local Namibian and African decorations. Sweet melodies from local and international artists fill the air. Concerts and dance dvents are spectacularly played off. An...

Omeya Golf and Residential Oasis

(0 km from Windhoek)

This Peter Matkovich designed,18-hole championship golf course, opposite the Out of Nature Country Lodge, is situated 30 km from Windhoek. Beautiful mountain views and a tranquil atmosphere can be found here.

Omeya Golf Course

(3.7 km from Windhoek)

Peter Matkovich designed an 18-hole championship golf course, opposite to Out of Nature Country Lodge, 30 km from Windhoek. Beautiful mountain views and tranquil atmosphere. An ideal golf destination with comfortable accommodation and good food just...

Elisenheim 4x4 Trails

(14.2 km from Windhoek)

Elisenheim 4x4 Trail is located about 15 km outside Windhoek. The trail leads along the Eros Mountains and have a difficulty grading of 3 to 4. Elisenheim is a self-drive course requiring a 4x4 or 4x2 vehicle. The trail is 25 km long and takes...