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.
In the African bush, not far from Namibia’s capital, lies a tranquil farmstead oasis. A perfect retreat from city life. Discover the wonders of Midgard Country Estate, an iconic Namibian destination.
A family retreat. The first or last stop for the international visitor on Namibia safari tour. The perfect venue for your meeting, conference, team-building event or wedding. Midgard Country Estate welcomes you! the 46 newly decorated rooms, dining room, bar, two swimming pools, terrace and leisure areas, gym, sauna and private skittle alley, all situated in the luscious green country gardens, will ensure that your experience of this bush haven becomes a treasured memory.
Not far from Windhoek’s Hosea Kutako International Airport, or from the capital itself, Midgard is the perfect destination for the en-route traveler or those looking for a relaxing weekend escape from buzzing city life.
Midgard Country Estate
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