{{trip101_paragraph_count) Best Accommodations In Windhoek, Namibia - Updated 2024

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Namibia has diverse landscapes; from the sandy dunes in the Namib Desert to the green fields in Caprivi Strip, you can find it all. The capital city, Windhoek, is a place of contrasts, pointing to the constant development of the city and yet boasting of plenty of fun and adventurous things to do. What was initially a settlement full of shacks is now a city with a modern center, a busy shopping stop, a heart for places to eat, and all the necessary facilities. If you are visiting Windhoek, you can easily find affordable accommodation. Below, we share a few excellent options, so scroll down and check out the best accommodations in Windhoek, Namibia.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 04, 2024.

1. Contemporary designer unit in Felzarette Apartments

Stay at this chic and modern designer Airbnb in Windhoek. Situated on the top floor of the Felzarette Apartments, it offers a sense of luxury and style. The well-equipped kitchen is ready for all your culinary adventures, and the living room is decked out with comfortable plush chairs, perfect for relaxing after a long day.

Entertainment is covered with a TV featuring standard cable, so you won’t miss any of your favorite shows. The living room opens up to a patio, where you can unwind and soak in the breathtaking views of the surrounding roofs and distant mountains. No need to worry about the weather, as the apartment is fully air-conditioned, ensuring a comfortable stay all year round. Stay connected with WiFi throughout the apartment and take advantage of the dedicated workspace for work or study.

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Windhoek, Khomas Region, Namibia
1.22 km (0.8 mi) from Zoo Park
42 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was very well decorated and the wifi is some of the best i’ve ever used
the apartment is a great place to chill after days on the deserts of namibia
the fully stocked kitchen allows you to make meals easily
had a great stay at zenzi’s apartment
clean cozy and comfy
sparkling clean with great decor
the apartment itself is lovely and clean with no clutter
this was such a clean and stylish space
amazing place clean stylish and central
zenzi is great host on a very short notice she was most willing to accommodate us
zenzi is a first class host made sure we were comfortable and got us settled in
thanks zenzi for being a great host
zenzi was a great host who communicated well and in a very timeous manner
zenzi is a gracious host; very accommodating and very helpful
ideal location in the heart of the city
the location is very convenient with many points of interest within easy walking distance
we had an amazing stay this place is perfectly central and walking distance from a bistro
it is a stylish secure and centrally located place
this was one fantastic stay location is perfect and close to anything you’d need
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2. Spacious unit in a high-rise apartment complex

Book a stay at this perfect urban room to rent in Windhoek, nestled in a high-rise apartment complex. Enjoy the convenience of free WiFi and a flat-screen TV for your entertainment needs. The fully equipped kitchen and washing machine make daily living a breeze. Step out onto the spacious balcony, complete with outdoor furniture, where the city view awaits, offering a delightful setting to unwind.

Stay comfortable year-round with air-conditioning throughout the apartment. Each bedroom comes with its own ensuite bathroom, ensuring privacy and convenience. You’ll love the location, with nearby restaurants and shopping malls within walking distance, making dining and retail therapy a delight.

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Windhoek, Khomas Region, Namibia
227 meters (0.2 ft) from Zoo Park
107 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
furnishings are new stylish and comfortable
very spacious apartment with great balcony
very nice apartment very clean plus amazing views from the balcony
excellent facilities would definitely recommend
the apartment is awesome wonderful sunsets from the terrace highly recommended
very clean and well maintained
clean and well equipped apartment
clean to a clinical microscopic degree better than the 5 star hotels
very clean place and a timely responsive host
great apartment clean and very central
hosts were very helpful
the staff was very responsive and helpful
very helpful since we were coming from the us
fast and helpful communications
jordan's place was great amazing communication and the host's were accomodating on check in/out on a slight schedule change
very neat space and convenient location
it is located in a great place
excellent location right next to the hilton
great place great location - thumbs up
an awesome flat in a great location
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3. Bertina Apartment (from 40 USD / 529.40 NAD)

Walking distance from the city center, restaurants, and supermarkets, this spacious flat is perfect for families travelling together. The kitchen is fully equipped, providing everything necessary. Despite its central location, the area is quiet and peaceful — you won’t be disturbed by partiers coming home late at night. On top of that, the host is always ready to provide you with assistance and guidance of any kind.

Bertina Apartment (No. 6 Archbishop Close)

Price: from 40 USD / 529.40 NAD

Number of Guests: 5

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4. Emerald Bed & Breakfast (from USD 36)

Emerald Bed & Breakfast offers their guests big modern rooms with an elegant design. Most rooms come with breakfast included and air conditioning, which is necessary if you’re staying in Windhoek during the summer. It is located a bit further away from the city center; most tourist attractions are not with walking distance, but there are many taxis passing by the main road. The rooms are also suitable for people travelling on business — the Wi-Fi is free and fast by Namibian standards.

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Emerald Bed&Breakfast

Wifi Available

Address: 4 Best Street Windhoek West
1.98 km (1.3 mi) from Zoo Park

Parking 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms Ironing service Free parking

5. Sunshine Bed & Breakfast (from 49 USD / 648.51 NAD)

The colourful and spacious rooms in the heart of Windhoek are the highlight of Sunshine Bed & Breakfast. The naturally friendly character of the owner and the staff give the place a relaxing vibe. In case you are travelling with your own vehicle, this is a good choice since there’s free parking available. There is also a swimming pool for unbearably hot days.

Sunshine Bed & Breakfast

Address: Ariesstreet 892, Dorado Park, 9000 Windhoek, Namibia (see map)

Price: from 49 USD / 648.51 NAD

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6. Kate's Nest Guesthouse (from USD 13)

If you’re flying into or out of Eros Airport, this guesthouse in Windhoek, Namibia, is one of the best options for you as it’s located only 2 km (1.3 miles) away from the airport. The rooms have a modern and creative design, each with its own personality. The friendliness of the staff adds value to Kate’s Nest Guesthouse, contributing to the warmth of the accommodation.

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Kate's Nest Guesthouse

Wifi Available

Address: 4 Aristotles Street Academia
3.58 km (2.3 mi) from Zoo Park

Parking Bar Garden Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry Ironing service Free parking

7. Hotel Uhland (from USD 73)

Hotel Uhland is the perfect place if you’re travelling by train — it’s only 0.5 km (0.3 miles) away from the train station. It is also conveniently located to reach most tourist sights on foot. The staff at Hotel Uhland are friendly and helpful. This hotel is particularly suitable for short term stays (a few nights) and for couples.

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Hotel Uhland

Wifi Available

Address: 147 Dr. Kenneth David Kaunda Street, former Uhland Street
1.28 km (0.8 mi) from Zoo Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

8. Glamping in a Travellers Delight Tent @ Urbancamp (from USD 49)

Have you ever camped in the middle of a city before? If not, maybe you should. The location is perfect for exploring Windhoek by foot — everything will be within walking distance. This campsite provides you with fully equipped spacious tents, so you don’t have to worry about bringing your own. There are even very comfortable beds inside. However, if you want to go to bed early, this might not be the best choice for you because the bars are close by, making it rather loud until late, especially during weekends.

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Windhoek, Khomas, Namibia
1.69 km (1.1 mi) from Zoo Park
338 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Campsite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the breakfast was amazing and lunch/dinner à la carte was available too
amazing breakfast spread with about 20 different cereals and much more
seriously comfortable “glamping” comfy canopy bed and linen lovely outdoor showers and thoughtful touches like earplugs tea and coffee
we loved every second of our stay so relaxing so comfortable
very nice tent in the urban camp where there is a tiny swimming pool and a friendly bar /restaurant
it was clean and beautiful
clean showers and toilets i loved the outdoor shower
shower/restrooms were very clean
super nice cosy clean and perfect to start your trip
my friend and i were impressed with how clean convenient and cozy the rooms were
staff were friendly and helpful
great and helpful staff ;)
the staff was very helpful and accommodating
we really enjoyed our glamping experience the tents were quite lovely and the staff at urbancamp were very friendly
very relaxed and secure place with friendly staff
walking distance to a few nice resturants
lovely place in a central location
really nice camping place near the center of the city
a nice place for a short break in windhoek
a great glamping very close (walking distance) to downtown and to joe's beer house
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9. Central spacious flat (from USD 19)

If you want to have a comfortable stay while being close to the city center, consider this cheap accommodation in Windhoek. The hosts are wonderful people, very friendly and helpful. The flat is modern with all necessary amenities, a large living room, and a balcony with a city view, perfect for reading sessions and coffee.

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Windhoek, Khomas, Namibia
941 meters (0.6 ft) from Zoo Park
48 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
beata was very helpful and the accomodation was neat clean and as described
clean and nice apartment very good for the price
beata was so great her place is brilliant very clean and safe
everything is always fine clean and you are feeling more than welcome
her apartment is spacious clean and centrally located
she is an amazing host
beata was a wonderful host
beata is a wonderful host
beata is a great host
she is friendly and flexible and a wonderful host
safe location in the heart of the city
amazing flat in great location
the place is ideal to explore windhoek as it is very central close to sights and shops
we really liked our stay at beata's a simple flat in central windhoek and a homely atmosphere
i enjoyed my stay at beata's place
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10. Lovely B&B close to town

A bit outside the central area, this small, pretty bed & breakfast is suitable as a starting point for exploring the surrounding area. Although there are many shared taxis in Windhoek, it does help if you have your own means of transportation. The rooms at this accommodation are elegant and spacious. You also have access to a swimming pool and parking area. This is a good spot to relax by the pool and be offline. Should you require internet, it comes with a daily fee.

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Windhoek, Khomas, Namibia
713 meters (0.5 ft) from Zoo Park
26 reviews  
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast was nice and the bathroom of our room was freshly renovated
the place was very clean and quite relaxing
the guest house was clean and secure
perfect start host for a roundtrip through namibia
and all staff are so kind
very comfortable stay and friendly staff
very nice place to stay at and very helpful staff
we can really recommend yvonne as very kind and helpful host
great option and really close to the centre
good location and all the basics you'd need in windhoek
great place to stay just outside the city centre
vondelhof is a great place to use as a starting point to explore windhoek and surroung area
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11. Guesthouse Rivendell (from USD 33)

Located outside the city center, Guesthouse Rivendell provides a quiet and calm environment. It is a good option to relax, while enjoying the classical design and comfort of the rooms. There are even kitchen and barbecue facilities available for guests, in case you want to cook or grill. And if you’re travelling during hot days, you can cool down in the pool.

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Wifi Available

Address: 40 Beethoven Street
1.35 km (0.9 mi) from Zoo Park

Parking Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry Family rooms

Exploring the diversity of Namibia

Among countries in Southern Africa, Namibia’s reputation is one of a backpacker-friendly destination with a great diversity of landscapes. The capital city is only the beginning. Do make sure to take time and explore the country, the cultures of the different tribes, the sand dunes, and the river sides.

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