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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: 4 hours
  • Type: Guest House
  • Sleeps: 24
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM


  • 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.

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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

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