By | February 23, 2021

Rivendell Guest House Job Vacancies in Namibia

Welcome to Rivendell

Located in a quiet suburb of Namibia’s capital city Windhoek, Rivendell caters for guests who enjoy homely, comfortable accommodation at a reasonable price. Rivendell is for many, “the last homely house before the wilds”! The emphasis is on friendly hospitality and helpfulness, whether it be reserving a table at the best restaurant in town, organising a day trip, finding a rental car, booking a safari or planning a full self-drive itinerary


The Flat

The Flat is an open plan self-catering en-suite room situated next to Bagend in the corner with partial view over the parking area, shaded by a large palm and… 


Bagend overlooks the garden and parking area through wide glass sliding doors, and has its’ own small corner garden overlooked by a large window. There is also a private… 


A self-catering flat that has a private feel. It overlooks a great deal of the property resting up against the outer walls of Rivendell. Its’ kitchen window and veranda…

Room 8

Tucked away in a corner next to the main house, it is the smallest of our en-suite rooms. It has a double bed, coffee and tea making facilities and…

Room 7

A twin bedded room with bright walls, vibrant artwork and a view over the pool area. It has a built-in cupboard and is also the room nearest to the… 

Room 6

A large triple bedded room with wide windows looking out over the garden and pool. It has its’ own basin and large built-in cupboards, but shares the main bathroom… 

Room 5

A double bedded room within the main house with wide windows looking out onto the garden, an open wardrobe and shelves. It is located close to the shared bathroom… 

Room 4

A large twin bedded room with a Moroccan influence in the antique headboards and wall-hanging above the coffee and tea making facilities. It has its’ own coffee table and… 

Small Room

Good for anyone that just needs a place to lay their head for the night. With only a single bed, it is a cosy and very affordable private room….

Room 3

An open style room with the bathroom separated from the bedroom with a 3/4 wall and a fully closable frosted glass door. It has a double bed, coffee and tea… 

Room 2

Twin bedded room with its own coffee table and chairs, and an open wardrobe with shelves. It has views out over the pool area with wide sliding glass doors,…

Room 1

A large double bedded room with a view out over the pool area through wide sliding glass doors. It is light and bright with its’ whitewashed furnishings, a brightly… 


City & Township tours

This 3 hour tour will give you an overview of the historic & cultural highlights of the Windhoek City and Katutura Township at large, from the colonial era to modern day. Including a visit to: Lover’s Hill, Kristus Kirche, Parliament Gardens, Single Quarters & Soweto Market in Katutura & a women’s craft project.

Various drives

Game drive

Join a 1.5 hour game drive and observe a number of different game species, like giraffes, crocodile, antelopes, and the rare white Rhino. Also, you will gain an insight and knowledge about Africa’s beautiful fauna and Flora during the game drive.

Carnivore drive

Visit the N/a’ an Ku Se Lodge and get an opportunity to see these amazing predators up close, including lion, leopard, cheetah and wild dog. Learn about their history and watch as they are fed by the guide while getting the chance to take some incredible photos.

San Cultural tour

Join this 2 hour excursion into the bush on the N/a’an Ku Se Wildlife Sanctuary and experience a variety of San activities such as tracking in the veldt (bush), fire making with traditional San fire sticks, craft making and learning about tradition San medicines. These traditional skills are passed down from generation to generation.

Horse Riding

Come horse trail riding for 1 to 2 hour rides, sundowner rides, breakfast rides or even overnight trails. Beginner to experienced rider, we have something for you. Enjoy nature on a different level.


If you are the adventurist, this is something that might tickle your taste buds. From 1 day trips around Windhoek to weekend adventures, we’re sure we’ll satisfy your curiosity, whether it is climbing, abseiling or hiking.

Beauty Treatments

Enjoy a massage, manicure, pedicure or facial in the comfort of your room by our therapist that comes to the guesthouse for any treatment you might look to enjoy.

Contact Details

Tel:  + 264 61 250006

Street Address
40 Beethoven Street

Postal Address
PO Box 97059

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