Midgard Country Estate is an ideal family hide-away. It offers luxury accommodation in Windhoek and is a first or last stop for international visitors. Midgard Country Estate is the perfect venue for intimate meetings, team-building events or weddings. Midgard Country Estate was acquired in 1937, Carl Werner List originally farmed the 12.000 hectare estate. He later developed this private and intimate world into a household name in Namibia. This is how the luxurious Midgard Country Estate was born.
Today Midgard Country Estate invites guests to enjoy the tranquility. This is while marveling at the pioneering German Settler spirit which gave birth to it all. “Midgard” is a word found in Old Norse, Middle English and High German languages. It has varying meanings, but is popularly thought to mean “A paradise where the earth rises again”. It can also mean “fertile and green, creating a protected world and a safe empire for the people”.
Midgard Country Estate is an intimate world. This luxury accommodation in Windhoek offers 46 newly decorated and fully equipped rooms. There is Carl’s Dining Room & Bar, the African Boma and two swimming pools. Other facilities include the Pool Bar & BBQ Terrace, gym and sauna. There is also a private skittle alley (Kegelbahn) at Midgard Country Estate. These are all spaciously situated in a sprawling country garden. Midgard Country Estate borders the banks of the Swakop River. This is as the river meanders through the estate on its way to the Atlantic Ocean.
Guests are free to soak up the ambience and enjoy doing absolutely nothing. They can explore Midgard Country Estate activities. The activities here include hiking and mountain trails and drive along 4×4 tracks. For indoors, there is volley ball, tennis, table tennis, pool or outdoor chess. You can also have a view at Midgard Country Estate’s vintage car collection.
One of the estate’s major attractions is a sundowner drive to Hilltop. Here guests can enjoy a stunning 360° view over the Otjihavero Mountains. They can watch the sun set with sundowners in hand. They can also experience what life was like on a traditional Namibian Farming and Game Estate. This is in years gone by. Midgard Country Estate guests will enjoy morning or afternoon nature-game drive. This is through the separate 2.000 hectare nature reserve, along the Swakop River. Wildlife found at Midgard Country Estate includes giraffe, blue and black wildebeest and oryx. There are also kudu, hartebeest, eland, warthog, baboons and smaller antelope species like steenbok. The riverfront is a birder’s dream.
Midgard Country Estate Luxury Accommodation
Midgard Country Estate features 46 rooms. The rooms have views overlooking the swimming pools, the gardens, the courtyard or the mountains. They are situated in separate farm style one and two story buildings in the large gardens. These rooms that offer luxury accommodation in Windhoek Namibia include:
- 36 Standard rooms
- 5 Luxury rooms
- 5 Standard family rooms
- Luxury rooms include: 1 Honeymoon Suite with mini-fridge, lounge and private balcony
Amenities in the rooms at Midgard Country Estate
- En-suite bathroom with shower or bath
- Air conditioning
- Electronic door locks
- LCD television with 8 satellite TV channels
- Free Internet Wi-Fi access
- Room safes
- Tea/coffee station
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Midgard Country Estate, Namibia has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Midgard Country Estate, Namibia booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Midgard Country Estate, Namibia will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Midgard Country Estate, Namibia. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Midgard Country Estate, Namibia is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Midgard Country Estate, Namibia. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express