Essence of Africa Guesthouse

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Overview of Essence of Africa Guesthouse

Essence of Africa Guesthouse

3-star property
3-star Windhoek guesthouse with bar/lounge

8.0/10 Very good

2 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
9 Goudsnip Street, Windhoek, Khomas, 9000
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Barbecue grills
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Fridge
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

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About this area

Getting around

  • Windhoek (ERS-Eros) - 7 min drive
  • Windhoek (WDH-Hosea Kutako) - 44 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Corner of 62nd - 4 min drive
  • The Weinberg Craft Kitchen - 4 min drive
  • Garnish Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Sicilia - 4 min drive
  • Craft Café - 4 min drive

About this property

Essence of Africa Guesthouse

3-star guest house
Consider a stay at Essence of Africa Guesthouse and take advantage of a round-trip airport shuttle, dry cleaning/laundry services and a bar. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks such as:
  • Free self-parking
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge), a 24-hour front desk and barbecues
  • Meeting rooms, luggage storage and smoke-free property
Room features
All guest rooms at Essence of Africa Guesthouse feature thoughtful touches, such as air conditioning and separate sitting areas, in addition to amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and soundproofing.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with showers and free toiletries
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with satellite channels
  • Separate sitting areas, fridges and electric kettles

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 7 rooms


  • Check-in time from 11:00 AM until 10:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed (1 per room, up to 11 lbs)*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site


  • Airport shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7 AM–10 AM
  • Bar/lounge
  • BBQs
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Working away

  • Meeting rooms


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of NAD 100 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge


  • Pet deposit: NAD 100.00 per stay
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of NAD 100 per pet, per night


This property accepts cash.

Also known as

Essence Africa Guesthouse Windhoek
Essence Africa Guesthouse
Essence Africa Windhoek
Essence Of Africa
Essence of Africa Guesthouse Windhoek
Essence of Africa Guesthouse Guesthouse
Essence of Africa Guesthouse Guesthouse Windhoek

Frequently asked questions

Are pets allowed at Essence of Africa Guesthouse?
Yes, pets are welcome, with a limit of 1 per room and maximum weight of 11 lbs per pet. There's a charge of NAD 100 per pet, per night, and there's also a deposit of NAD 100.00 per stay.
How much does it cost to stay at Essence of Africa Guesthouse?
As of 6 Oct 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Essence of Africa Guesthouse on 7 Oct 2022 start from £37, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is parking offered on site at Essence of Africa Guesthouse?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Essence of Africa Guesthouse?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Essence of Africa Guesthouse?
You can check in from 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Essence of Africa Guesthouse?
No, this guest house doesn't have a casino, but Kalahari Sands Casino (14-min drive) is nearby.
Are there restaurants at or near Essence of Africa Guesthouse?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Corner of 62nd (2.4 mi), Garnish Restaurant (2.4 mi) and The Weinberg Craft Kitchen (2.5 mi).

Overall score and ratings


Very good




Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Very good

Very quiet
I like the guest house and can recomend it. It's not really at the city town but close to Windhoek town center. Suitable for couple band Honey moon .Taximan struggled to find the location but easily find it when picked me to the airport. It's close to the shops.
Nelito, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

1-night trip
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