Tsumeb - Namibia
The Makalani is an 'old style hotel' situated in the centre of Tsumeb. Self-drive tourists in northern Namibia benefit from an overnight stay here as the town is the perfect launchpad to head into Etosha National Park. Reception, the restaurant and bar are located in the main building. Many guests use an additional thatched dining room and bar with big screen TV, indoor braai and upper-level seating. Exchange adventures and travel tips here or enjoy a major televised sporting event.
The hotel is also an ideal venue for the corporate community who can reserve the conference room and associated facilities. On those hot Namibian afternoons chill and relax around the swimming pool and order a drink from the beer garden. Other services include Wi-Fi, laundry and safe parking.
Guests can order breakfast, lunch and dinner from the hotels 'a la carte' menus. Larger groups can select their meals from the hotel's set menu.The Makalani Hotel has 28 double or family rooms.
- Double Rooms: All the Double Rooms have an en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning, telephone, hotel satellite TV package and a tea/coffee station. Most of the rooms are located inside the hotel with 10 outside in a separate accommodation block.
- Family Rooms: The Family Rooms are larger than the Double Rooms and have 4 single beds, ideal for small groups as well. The facilities are similar to the Double Rooms. A baby cot is available on request.
There are a number of self-drive activities in and around the area include the Tsumeb Museum, Hoba Meteorite, (the biggest Meteorite in the world) Oshikoto Lake and the Tsumeb Mineral Gallery. Skydiving at the Tsumeb Flying Club can be organized by appointment.
There is also a nearby golf course within walking distance and a short distance from Tsumeb is a well-established shooting range operated by the German shooting club, Schützenverein.
The Tsumeb area is rich for day trips and activities including a museum, arts and crafts centre, cultural village, Lake Otjikoto, Hoba Meteorite, Lake Guinas and the Ghaub Caves. Day trips to Etosha National Park can also be arranged.
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