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AVANI Windhoek Hotel & Casino

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129 Independence Ave Gustav Voights Center, 3rd Floor, Windhoek 9000 Namibia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Rooftop Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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THE REST IS UP TO YOU, Life is all about balance. But sometimes it’s okay to just do more and rest less. At AVANI Windhoek Hotel & Casino with so many great experiences on offer, the only thing you’ll have to ...More worry about is getting enough sleep. Whether you prefer to see or be seen in Namibia’s cosmopolitan capital, enjoy on-the-go food at AVANI Pantry or escaping to dunes and desert canyons, you can rest assured knowing AVANI has taken care of the details that matter. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
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Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
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Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$114 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Kalahari Sands Hotel & Casino
Also Known As
Kalahari Sands Hotel And Casino
Kalahari Sands Hotel Windhoek
Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed at hotel for business purposes and location was very convenient. Rooms are large and offers most amenities we looked for. WiFi is good but they do insist you provide personal details and then except that it may be used for marketing - found that...More

Thank FrancoisT488
Response from TakudzwaN4, Manager at AVANI Windhoek Hotel & CasinoResponded yesterday

Dear FrancoisT488 Thank you very much for such a fair review. It has always been our drive to achieve a standard of excellence that exceeds our Guest’s expectations. The culture that we are building is if it is short of excellence, it’s a failure. We...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Last Saturday we had our yearly Rotary Induction dinner for the first time in the Conference facility of the Avani hotel. We were all impressed. The newly renovated venue looks stunning. It looks like first world venue. The food was also very delicious, the price...More

Thank dirk552015
Response from Takudzwa N, Manager at AVANI Windhoek Hotel & CasinoResponded July 4, 2018

Dear dirk552015 It was such a pleasure having the privilege of hosting you. Further still it is more than heart-warming that you took time to provide us with feedback especially regarding service received from our staff. We are glad that we have accomplished and completed...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Location is good for shopping and seeing the sights. Dinner was good. Room was nice but there were problems with the elevator. Food was good. It is inside a shopping mall, you need to use the escalator in the mall to get to the hotel...More

Thank Departure713621
Response from TakudzwaN5, Manager at AVANI Windhoek Hotel & CasinoResponded 3 days ago

Dear Departure713621 Thank you so much for such a fair review. I am glad that you enjoyed the room and the dinner. We do completely understand your frustration regarding the elevators. We have been engaging with Swiss company Schindler to ensure all programming related issues...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there for one night, we had to wait 1 hour and 20 mins for a sandwich at the restaurant. Other people in the group tried to order room service and after 2 hours they didn´t get their meal. The elevator didn´t work, so...More

Thank maryannm816
Response from Takudzwa N, Manager at AVANI Windhoek Hotel & CasinoResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear maryannm816 With the culture of service which has been built in our Hotel, it is more than embarrassing and disappointing that we fell short. May I sincerely and genuinely apologize. Every aspect mentioned will be investigated and corrective measures will be enacted. My sincerest...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service up to international standard! I think you way consider having a efficient service for maintenance of your lift!Your dining is abit smaller and I am suggesting that you expand it or make special arrangement when ever you are hosting more people at your...More

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Thank sebnjila
Response from Takudzwa N, Manager at AVANI Windhoek Hotel & CasinoResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear sebnjila Thank you so much for such a positive review. We have full intensions of making this the best Hotel for each of our Guests and we will continue top build on that. It cannot be doubted that last week's mishaps with the elevators...More

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Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
HI I am not from teh hotel - jsut a traveller. Teh airport is 50kms outside fo teh city so best to arrange a transfer. cost is about $US30. The River Crossing lodge is jsut outisde teh city on the same raod to teh... More
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"316 is adjacent to a staff room which has a heavy door that periodically slams shut in the middle of the..."
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"Perhaps on a lower floor so that you can use the stairwells when the lifts are busy."
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