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Elisenheim Guest Farm

Accommodation close to Windhoek

Elisenheim Guest Farm is tucked away in the Eros Mountains only 15km north of Windhoek. The close proximity to the Namibian capital city ensures travellers and the business community alike can relax and unwind on both their arrival and departure dates of their Namibian holiday. Nearby major shopping facilities and tourist attractions combined with a tranquil bush experience can be complemented with a short 4x4 self-drive to Elisenheim's mountain hut.

The picturesque main thatched building houses the bar, buffet and dining areas and lounge. Breakfast, a light mid-day meal, lunch packs, a braai buffet and desserts can be ordered. There is a large, well-maintained, lawn area with shady seating areas to relax around the swimming pool.

Accommodation at Elisenheim is in:

  • Double Rooms: 9 double or single rooms accommodating a maximum of 20 guests. All are comfortably furnished and are equipped with a private en-suite WC/shower and tea/coffee station.
  • Mountain Hut: In addition to the Double Rooms visitors can also stay at the Mountain Hut, reached after a short, but fairly steep drive. The hut is built against rocks and the stunning views from the 1,200m peak take in immediate open farmland and Windhoek. This scenic and rugged location is a popular day and weekend destination. Facilities at the hut are suitable for a maximum of 12 visitors. There are 3 beds and 3 mattresses to suit your sleeping arrangements. Inside and outside braai facilities are provided as are basic but appropriate cutlery and crockery, a gas stove, outside bathroom (with shower and hot water), flush toilet and a handbasin.

In addition to the guest rooms at Elisenheim Farm visitors can also stay at the Mountain Hut. Reached after a short, but fairly steep drive, the hut is built against rocks and the stunning views from the 1,200m peak take in immediate open farmland and Windhoek. This scenic and rugged location is a popular day and weekend destination.

Facilities at the hut are suitable for a maximum of 12 visitors. There are 3 beds and 3 mattresses to suit your sleeping arrangements. Inside and outside braai facilities are provided as are basic but appropriate cutlery and crockery, a gas stove, outside bathroom (with shower and hot water), flush toilet and a handbasin.

Farm drives and guided tours of the Elisenheim property are conducted in an open 4x4 vehicle.

Accommodation in Namibia

  • Elisenheim: Kudu
  • Elisenheim: Landscape
  • Elisenheim: Bedroom
  • Elisenheim: Braai Area
  • Elisenheim: FarmHouse
  • Elisenheim: Grass And Pool
  • Elisenheim: Hills
  • Elisenheim: Hill Unit
  • Elisenheim: Laps
  • Elisenheim: Outside
  • Elisenheim: Bathroom
  • Elisenheim: Pool
  • Elisenheim: Sunset
  • Elisenheim: Dinner Buffet
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Farm Tours
Guided drives around the farm circuit make for a relaxing trek to appreciate the environment and wildlife at waterholes and in the bush.
Hiking
The farm property offers excellent opportunities to stretch your legs with various trails meandering around 5,000ha of farmland. There are a number of waterholes close-by offering opportunities to view game and birdlife. The more energetic can head off on the mountain trail and enjoy the impressive landscape and setting sun on their way to the hut.
Game viewing/sundowner drives
Take a late afternoon sortie in an open 4x4 vehicle and combine the sights and sounds of the bush highlighted by the formidable Namibian sunset.
Self-drive
Visitors can take their own 4x4 vehicle along the open plateau behind the mountain hut and test their skills on the off-land trail over the mountainous farmland.
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Directions to the lodge

Take the B1 north out of Windhoek. Around 9km north of town head east on the D1473, the entrance to Elisenheim is 6km along this road.

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