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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We spent 2 nights at this guesthouse. The landlord is very kind, helpful and knowledgeable and his dog Bethoven was also very friendly. The place is very well kept with a beautiful garden, the rooms are spacious and nice and clean. Breakfast was excellent. The guesthouse is a bit far from the center. The place is really good value for...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 6 July 2014

We booked two rooms on the ground floor for two nights. They were clean, spacious, quiet and you could access the garden through a sliding window. Breakfast was good. Dinner looked nice but my kids wanted to eat in town each night. You just have to inform the owner by about 16;30 if you wish to eat there. THey alternate...

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Cape Town
Reviewed 23 June 2014

We stayed for four nights in a very comfortable room upstairs The en suite bathroom was spacious and there was even space near the basin to put our toiletry bags down and be able to leave them there. Our stay was in June so we were glad of the air con /heating in the room. Sam the owner was attentive...

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Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 9 June 2014

As a Windhoek resident, I often visit Namibia's coast around Swakopmund for private getaways for a few days. Travelling with a dog, even a small well-behaved one, is not easy in this country but I can always count on Sam's Giardino - for over 15 years by now! Since I prefer quieter times in town, Jan-Jun except Easter and the...

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Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Spacious room with airco, what was very nice because it was quite hot in Swakopmund. Beautifull bathroom. The guesthouse is not very central: it was aprox 15 minutes walk to the beach. Nice and interesting talk with Sam.

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Ada, Michigan
Reviewed 4 April 2014 via mobile

This place is very special. We were sent here by a business partner. After the long drive from wind hoek we were driving around with only instructions from a gas station. When we got lost we called our partner and the owner sent a staff member on a bike to find us. We found the place just as he was...

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Lund, Sweden
Reviewed 19 March 2014

very nice, family like Place, with good location. A really serviceminded host. The food was excellent and his wine celler extremly good. He offered us the best South african wines to vey good price. Value for Money !!! is really true here. One in the Bruzelius group

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Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Quaint, quiet, homely environment. We were greeted by Beethoven, the Pr of the B&B.. The place has a real authentic atmosphere!. Place is of great quality and very high standards’ found the staff to be friendly. I've not been disappointed. Sam is friendly and very helpful, breakfast is particularly good. The place is a walking distance to town. I am...

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Gaborone, Botswana
Reviewed 29 December 2013

Good location, safe, great service.The staff were really nice.Welcoming even to the guest's friends who don't stay there. Free wifi is also a great idea. I would stay there again if go to Swakopmund again.

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 16 November 2013

We had great time in Swakopmund thank also to Sam kindness and his suggestions. The house is nice with a gentle swiss touch. We were lucky to stay in the suite which is fantastic, very large with a wonderful jacuzzi !!! Breakfast is various from sweet to salad, one of the best we had in Namibia. I recommend also to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the Giardino Experience surrounded by an intimate atmosphere and creative spirit - from the wine cellar filled with the Cape`s finest and candle-light gourmet dinners to libraries of books and travel info. Our tranquil gardens invite you to relax over sundowners, after exhilarating excursions, while our comfort rooms decorated in mostly natural materials ensure that you feel pampered even in your sleep. The Giardino is a haven to those who love all the good things in life ... and Bernese Mountain Dogs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sam's Giardino

Address: 89 Lubowski Ave., Swakopmund 0000, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Erongo Region > Swakopmund
Price Range: $118 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sam's Giardino 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“upstairs has good views”
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