Sam’s Giardino Hotel-Pension
Welcome to Sam’s Giardino in Swakopmund, the individual traveller’s haven on the central Skeleton Coast of Namibia!
Our intimate guesthouse represents a successful merge of legendary Swiss hospitality traditions with the adventurous spirit of the coastal Namib Desert and its casually relaxed atmosphere. The ‘Giardino Experience’ is designed to satisfy guests seeking inspiring holiday experiences that nurture mind, body and soul.
Stimulating relaxation and entertainment options for guest of any age are found around our secluded lush garden oasis, well-appointed guest rooms and numerous thoughtfully presented amenities. Coupled with attentive yet unobtrusive services, quality food and beverages, and the exhilarating outdoor activities on offer in our sun and fun filled environment, they make for a potent mixture of ingredients to experience your best holidays ever!
The Giardino caters for a wide range of interests and enjoyment opportunities – cosy lounges filled with large libraries of books and travel information, shaded seating and loungers next to a goldfish pond with a waterfall in the gardens, hearty breakfasts and stylish gourmet dinners accompanied by the finest from Cape vineyards, daily wine tasting, video shows and satellite TV, free coffee/tea and water from a self-service counter as well as free internet access , and a reception gladly providing assistance with activity and restaurant bookings around the Swakopmund/Walvis Bay area are just some of the many facets of our small homely guesthouse.
A friendly, dedicated team of trained Namibian staff led by the cosmopolitan, professional Swiss hotelier and owner-manager of the Giardino, Samuel Egger, ensure that you get your fill of indulgence in the best things life has to offer, through sharing their special brand of ‘hospitality with a touch of heart’.
And if you love dogs, our PR Manager-on-four-paws, a Bernese Mountain Dog, is around to keep you and your loved ones company and entertained, also hoping that your stay at Sam’s Giardino will become a memory to be cherished for a lifetime and possibly even the reason to visit Namibia again.
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On entering Swakopmund via Walvis Bay – after crossing the bridge over the Swakop River – turn right at the second intersection, into Anton Lubowski Avenue.Proceed for approx. 900 meters to reach Sam’s Giardino, situated on your right-hand side.
On entering Swakopmund via Usakos/Karibib/from Windhoek, turn left at the first set of traffic lights and left again at the second intersection. You are now in Anton Lubowski Avenue.
Proceed for approx. 300 meters to reach Sam’s Giardino, situated on your right-hand side.
Sam’s Giardino – is written on the house wall (NOT garden wall) facing Anton Lubowski Avenue, in the same font as shown in the logo on the map above!
The vehicle entrance (dark wooden sliding gate) is situated to the left of the pedestrian entrance, on the parameter of the hotel grounds. The pedestrian entrance is secured with a door bell & electrical lock mechanism.
The on-site parking area for guests is situated in the back-yard of the hotel grounds and provides direct access to the main entrance hall and reception area