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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We arrived at the hotel and Check in nicely by Anna and the concierge tutaluni welcomed us warmly and all went smooth, the dinner was breath taking the food was very tasty and a variety, we enjoyed our game drive and city tour in the weekend(thank you tatutaluni). Avani made us proud, definatly changed from when it was Kalahari

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Dear nomamhlambo, Thank you for taking your valuable time to review our hotel. All feedback from our guests are appreciated as it allows us to continually enhance our product and service levels. Sincerely, General Manager AVANI Windhoek Hotel and Casino

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is definitely a gem at downtown Windhoek. It's centrally located along Independence ave which runs the length of the city with amazing shops and eatery all around it. If your looking for a home base to explore and enjoy Windhoek, this would be the place. The hotel is located within a shopping center which means everything you will ever...

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Dear Ekenedilichukwu, Thank you for taking your valuable time to review our hotel. We are delighted to read your positive feedback with regards to our property. We are really happy to have contributed towards your stay in Windhoek and are glad that our product and service is up to you standards. Our main aim is to keep our guests happy....

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recommend this hotel 🏩, very good hotel. Is the hotel you get the centre of the platform. it has good views watch the city of Windhoek Namibia. Most of the tourist attractions such as the recovery of the good news .

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Dear mateas masodi B, Thank you for taking your valuable time to review our hotel, We are glad to read your review. Thank you for recommending our hotel and for pointing out the features in and around the facility. We hope you will stay with us again on your next visit. Sincerely Christille Feris Marketing Manager AVANI Windhoek Hotel and...

Cape Town
Reviewed 1 week ago

Conveniently close to CBD so within walking distance from business offices, while also offering nice views and access to recreational and tourist sites. Enough secure parking. Hotel newly refurbished AND facilities in good working order.

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Dear 342hannesv, Thank you for taking your valuable time to review our hotel, all feedback from our guests is valuable to us so that we can continuously strive to improve our product and service. We hope you will stay with us again on your next visit. Sincerely, Christille Feris Marketing Manager AVANI Windhoek Hotel and Casino

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 25 years of coming to Kalahari sands thats now Avani Hotels, still have the same quality, same warmth and same service, I was really excited to be back to the hotel after soo many years, my heart melted form the great warmth and great service we got as we were checked in by Tutaleni, sweet juice but relieving after...

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Dear magdalenamm1956, Thank you for taking your valuable time to review our hotel. We always want to ensure that our guests receive great service and offer high quality product. We are glad to read that you have enjoyed your stay and that we could welcome you back after so many years. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Christille...

Paris, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well equipped hotel where everything works well with a pleasant staff the evening buffet was reasonably priced but overall the property was a little overpriced well located with free parking and excellent wifi

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Dear JohnL9168HU, Thank you for taking your valuable time to review our hotel. We always want to ensure that our guests receive great service and offer a high quality product. We look forward to your next stay with us. Sincerely, General Manager AVANI Windhoek Hotel and Casino

Johannesburg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

AVANI is conveniently located and provides comfortable accommodation for the business traveler. I would recommend it if you are making a short stop in Windhoek, the staff are friendly, the facilities are good and the food cannot be faulted.

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Dear 631cuthbertt, Thank you for taking your valuable time to review our hotel. We appreciate all feedback from our guests to enhance our pruct and improve our service levels. We hope that you will stay with us again on your next visit. Sincerely, Christille Feris Marketing Manager AVANI Windhoek Hotel and Casino

Leiria, Portugal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After more then 20 years the rooms keep the same good quality, spacious and comfortable. The food was good, breakfast buffet has large variety of products. Lunch and dinner buffets are also of good quality. Wi-Fi is very good allover the places. Staff is very nice and friendly. Location just in Windhoek center.

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Dear ALVARO_J_M_OLI, Thank you for taking your valuable time to review our hotel. All feedback from our guests is valuable to us so that we can continuously strive to improve our product and service levels. We look forward to hosting you again in the future. Sincerely, Christille Feris Marketing Manager AVANI Windhoek Hotel and Casino

Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms in this hotel are spacious and very comfortable. The bed is large and the matresses are firm and comfy. The air conditioning works very well. There is a big tv in the room and enough space to put all your stuff. In our room there were to chairs and a desk. The bathroom is spacious and there is...

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Sabadell, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a modern hotel with nice, ample rooms, very comfortable beds, good wifi signal throughout the hotel and nice staff. The buffet breakfast is abundant and good, it's conveniently located at the heart of Windhoek and just about a shopping mall. Great for groups as well.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Spa
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Pool
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located in the hub of the city center. The newly re-branded AVANI Windhoek Hotel & Casino offers you a place to pursue both business and pleasure. All rooms are decorated to blend into their earthy surroundings and there's only one aspiration: to give you an unparalleled hospitality experience. So wherever you're coming from and wherever you're going, let the AVANI Windhoek Hotel & Casino in Windhoek be your first port of call. ... more   less 

Additional Information about AVANI Windhoek Hotel & Casino

Address: 129 Independent Ave, Windhoek 9000, Namibia (Formerly Kalahari Sands Hotel & Casino)
Region: Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
Price Range: $178 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — AVANI Windhoek Hotel & Casino 4*
Number of rooms: 173
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Also Known As:
Kalahari Sands Hotel And Casino
Kalahari Sands Hotel Windhoek
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Windhoek
#2 Luxury Hotel in Windhoek
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“great location for shopping”
 of 5 bubbles nomamhlambo, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Same experience after all this years. so exciting”
 of 5 bubbles magdalenamm1956, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms facing the city on upper floors”
 of 5 bubbles semel2014, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be polite and ask the friendly staff at reception what you want and they will accommodate your request.”
 of 5 bubbles 766zendab, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best view is on higher floors”
 of 5 bubbles goshmarcello, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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