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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We could only stay one night, but the hotel is well located, close to the Etosha National Park. The rooms are more or less basic, but the highlights are Else and her husband who gave us an extremely warm welcome and really included us into their little family. The food was simply amazing and true Namibian! Would definitely recommend the...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This guest house has a welcoming family feel. Food is fantastic. Rooms are spacious, clean and gave all the amenities you could need. The farm is well looked after with lush gardens and cozy seating areas. It has a nice pool which is great for a cooling dip midday. The farm itself is nice to walk around as the sunsets,...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Room and facilities were excellent at Vreugde. Very clean facilities, friendly staff and delicious food. All guests had a few drinks together around the fire followed by dinner in an outdoor setting on our first night which was great. I'd highly recommend Vreugde. Its about a 30 minute drive from Anderson Gate (Etosha entrance).

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Sunshine Beach, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Felt like we were being welcomed into a private home . Clean and private accommodation with lovely food . We enjoyed our evening drinks around the fire and especially the information shared by Rachel and Elsie . we will never forget the explanation of the menu in the local language ( how do they do the clicking ? ) .Thank...

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VreugdeGF, Manager at Vreugde Guest Farm, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to welcome you to Vreugde, and we're thrilled that you felt so at home. When I one day learn to speak the local Hei//kom bushman language (!), I will let you know how it is they manage the clicks! We hope to welcome you back again one day.

Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had a lovely stay with Elsie, Danie and Rachel. The rooms are not brand new, but functional and very clean. The location and hospitality are wonderful and the food was one of the best we had in Namibia. Thank you again and hope to see you again in the future! We had room 10, which was good for us,...

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VreugdeGF, Manager at Vreugde Guest Farm, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the kind review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and we too hope to see you again in the future!

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We were made to feel very welcome the moment we arrived. Very comfortable accommodation and lovely meals. Enjoyable drinks around the fire in the evening chatting with our hosts who were more than happy to share their amazing knowledge. Really felt like guests in their own home. Thoroughly recommend staying here.

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VreugdeGF, Manager at Vreugde Guest Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments - we're really glad you felt so welcome here. You and your friends would be very welcome back here any time, if you ever get the chance to visit this part of the world again!

Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

What an absolutely delightful family who went out of their way to treat us as valued guests. The meals were genuine local style dishes and all explained to us at each meal. The camaraderie around the outdoor fire at night was so enjoyable and the guests mingled happily with their hosts. The safari tour with Dannie gave us lots of...

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VreugdeGF, Manager at Vreugde Guest Farm, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, and for your spot-on description of the Guest Farm experience and all that has to offer.

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed only one night at Vreugde guest farm and it was wonderful. We arrived very late and they waited for us. We had a very warm welcome and delicious dinner was prepared for us (we had to drive from Sossusvlei to Vreugde for almost 15 hours continuously). We were very happy to spend the night in this beautiful place,...

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VreugdeGF, Manager at Vreugde Guest Farm, responded to this review

Globeroader, I am really glad that we were able to accommodate you after your travel plans changed, it was just a pity it was only for one night! We really hope you will stay longer on your next visit, so that you can enjoy the guest farm in the daylight too!

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

It's a rare thing indeed to have the privilege to experience Elsie and her farm. From the moment we arrived she was beyond helpful; she just wanted us to feel welcome and every detail was accounted for but not in a corporate tick box way, but with genuine authenticity and this is such a rarity. She could write the manual...

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VreugdeGF, Manager at Vreugde Guest Farm, responded to this review

Julie, Thank from all of us for your generous review. We are thrilled that you went away with such good memories, and we hope that we can one day add to them, if you are ever in this part of Namibia again...

Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Very nice and welcoming guesthouse. Very friendly and knowledgeable hosts, who know a lot about the animals in the Etosha National park. The food they serve for diner is local and very nice to enjoy the real Africa.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vreugde Guest Farm is a small, friendly, family-run business. It is a well-known and much-loved place to stay, renowned for great food and excellent hospitality, all served up on a real Namibian working cattle farm. Situated in the heart of Namibia, just 30 minutes drive from the Etosha National Park's Anderson Gate, "Vreugde" is a perfect stop-over for couples, small groups or families alike. Vreugde Guest Farm offers comfortable and rustic accommodation in 1 double room, 5 twin rooms and 1 family room, all en-suite with shower. The large, lush garden offers guests plenty of places to sit in the sun or in the shade, and an inviting swimming pool allows guests to cool off after a long day driving. Activities available include guided Etosha tours on an open jeep, as well as farm-drives, sundowners, and walks around the farm. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vreugde Guest Farm

Address: D2710 | Outjo District, Outjo D2710, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Kunene Region > Outjo
Price Range: €57 - €71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Vreugde Guest Farm Namibia/Outjo
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