South African Hotels

Hotel Heinitzburg

22 Heinitzburg Street
Southern Africa
Hotel Type
Business, Leisure

Set on a beautiful hill in Windhoek, Namibia,the 5 star Hotel Heinitzburg overlooks the capital city and its magnificent highlands. The hotel is a member of the prestigious Relais & Chateaux hotels which ensures top service levels and the special touches that one expects with the group. The Heinitzburg Castle was built in 1913 by the Count van Schwerin as a romantic gesture to his fiance.  In 1967, the Caste was turned into a hotel. Still today one can feel the romance of the Count's gesture when staying at the hotel. 


Each of the 16 hotel rooms are individually decorated. Luxury and comfort combined with homemade fabrics and handcrafted furniture ensure guests are in the lap of elegance at all times during their stay.

Room types

  • Deluxe rooms: with a walk in shower
  • Superior deluxe rooms: with a bath and shower
  • Family rooms: with 2 en suite bathrooms with a shower

Hotel room amenities:

  • En suite bathroom
  • Air conditioning
  • Heater
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Electronic safe
  • Mini bar
  • Plasma screen TV
  • Satellite TV

Wining and Dining

Dining at the Hotel Heinitzburg is a feast for the eyes as well as the taste buds. The gourmet a la Carte menu on offer at Leo's at the Castle is a fusion of local and international dishes for the diner to choose from. Separate childrenS menu is on offer to ensure everyone has a wonderful dining experience. Set in the beautiful dining room which overlooks the capital city of Windhoek, it really is a site to see.

Guests are welcome to sit under the Garden Terrace where food is available. Here one can see the sun setting over the Windhoek Highlands, an absolute breathtaking scenery. Guests are served snacks and cocktails as well as coffee and bakes made by the in-house patisserie.

Activities Nearby

Exciting and fun filled activities are provided for the whole family to enjoy during their stay such as exploring the rugged mountains on hiking trails, mountain bikes or horseback. There is also the option for the more adventurous to try out the local flying club. Additional activities include local past times of hunting or fishing.

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Direct dial telephone
  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Heated towel rails
  • Heater in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Plasma TV screen
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV


Leo's at the Castle - Hotel Heinitzburg

Overlook the capital city of Windhoek while dining at Leo's at the Castle which is located at the Hotel Heinitzburg in Namibia.  An a la Carte menu that has local as well as international cuisine is served for guests to enjoy.  The dining area will take your breath away with the beautiful decor- diners will enjoy a feast for the eyes as well as the taste buds.

Garden Terrace - Hotel Heinitzburg

Guests are invited to enjoy the beautiful view while sitting outside on the Garden Terrace of the Hotel Heinitzburg in Windhoek, Namibia.  Delicious meals, coffee and cakes from the patisserie are served here throughout the day.  Guests may enjoy snacks and cocktails while watching the sun go down over the beautiful mountains.

The Spa

Guests may enjoy in house massage treatments. Guests can relax in their comfortable hotel rooms and the therapists will do the massage treatment in the room.


The Hotel features an outdoor swimming pool which is located in the hotel's lush and colorful garden.

Nearby attractions
  • Alte Feste / Old Fort is the oldest building in Windhoek
  • Reiterdenkmal / Rider Memorial
  • Christuskirche / Lutheran Church
  • Tintenpalast / Parliament Building
  • the State House
  • Kaiserliche Reitschule / Imperial Equestrian School
  • Offiziershaus / Officers Messe
Nearby activities
  • hiking trails
  • mountain biking
  • horse riding
  • hunting
  • fishing
  • flying club

Room 1 - Hotel Heinitzburg

Room 1 is the smallest of the three meeting rooms and caters for meetings of up to 20 delegates comfortably fit in a boardroom style.

Conference facilities and services:

  • Audio visual equipment
  • WiFi access
Room 2 - Hotel Heinitzburg

The middle meeting room is Room 2 and can comfortably host a group of up to 24 guests in a boardroom layout.

Conference facilities and services available:

  • Audio visual equipment
  • WiFi access
Room 3 - Hotel Heinitzburg

Meeting Room 3 is the largest meeting room. Up to 50 people can be comfortably accommodated in boardroom layout.

Conference facilities and services available:

  • Audio visual equipment
  • WiFi access

  • Business Centre
  • Garden
  • Hiking trails
  • Nearby golf course
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wine cellar

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
Business Services
  • City and Country Tours booking office
  • Internet access in rooms
  • WIFI
General Services
  • Air conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • Babysitting
  • Concierge services
  • Daily newspaper
  • Dentist and Doctor on call
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Housekeeping service
  • Massage treatments
  • Porters
  • Room service
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
  • Valet parking
  • Wake-up call
Children Activities
  • There are a whole host of activities available at Windhoek's Hotel Heinitzburg for children as well as adults. 

    The following activities are available at the hotel:

    • horse back riding
    • hiking trails
    • mountain biking
    • hunting
    • fishing
    • flying club

Available Rooms

Standard Deluxe Room

# Rooms:

The Hotel features a total of 16 elegant hotel rooms,comprising of deluxe rooms and superior deluxe rooms. Each room at the five star Hotel Heinitzburg in Windhoek is individually decorated, no two rooms look the same. A combination of comfort and style are what guests experience in the rooms of the Hotel. Each deluxe room provides an en suite bathroom with a walk in shower.

Amenities available in the deluxe rooms:

  • en suite bathroom
  • walk in shower
  • air conditioning
  • heater
  • direct dial telephone
  • flat screen TV
  • satellite channels
  • mini bar
  • electronic safe
Single Room N$1670
Double Room N$2460

Comfort Deluxe Room

The Comfort Deluxe Rooms accommodate guests in comfort.

Comfort Deluxe Room features:

  • air-conditioning / heating
  • direct telephone
  • electronic safe
  • mini bar
  • flatscreen TV with Satellite channels.
Single Room N$1840
Double Room N$2770

Superior Deluxe Room

# Rooms:

There are six superior deluxe rooms features an en suite bathroom with a shower and a bath.  

Amenities available in the superior room:

  • en suite bathroom
  • shower
  • bathroom
  • air conditioning
  • heater
  • direct telephone
  • safe
  • mini bar
  • plasma screen TV
  • satellite TV
Single Room N$2000
Double Room N$3160

Family Room

# Rooms:

There are 4 family rooms available which consists of two deluxe rooms with an inter leading door. Each room provides its own en suite bathroom. The family room can accommodate a maximum of 4 guests, being two guests per room.

Amenities available in the family room:

  • en suite bathroom
  • walk in shower
  • air conditioning
  • heater
  • direct dial telephone
  • electronic safe
  • mini bar
  • plasma screen TV
  • satellite TV
Single Room N$4590
Double Room N$4590

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Wau, did we enjoy our stay at this nice hotel in Windhoek. After being 2 weeks in the bush on safari, my fiancee and I were excited to stay in luxury for our two last nights in Namibia. We loved it and will come back to stay on our next planned trip in 2012!

Many thanks for a super holiday, we felt so special and spoilt!

Liebe Grusse, Julia Schmidt from Germany











GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -22.574100

Longitude: 17.092273


From the Hoseo Kutako International Airport turn right direction to Windhoek, follow the B6.

Once approaching Windhoek, turn right into SAM NUJOMA DRIVE. You will pass three traffic light junctions before turning the 2nd street on your left side into HEINITZBURG STREET.

You will find HOTEL HEINITZBURG on top of the hill on the right side.

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The vehicles are safe at the Hotel Heinitzburg in Windhoek, Namibia, with the hotel providing undercover parking facilities.  A valet parking service is available as well.

Star Rating

5 Star


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