The AVANI Windhoek Hotel in Windhoek, Namibia, which used to be called the Kalahari Sands Hotel, features 172 hotel rooms which are decorated to blend into their earthy surroundings. The colour scheme used in the hotel is taken from the golden hues of the dunes and combined with the reddish tones of the bushman paintings.
Windhoek, Namibia's capital city, was initially known as Ai-gams a Nama word meaning 'firewater', 'steam' or 'smoke' because of the area's hot springs. This hotel forms part of the Avani Hotel Group. There is a selection of options for guests looking to stay: Presidential Suite, five suites, seventeen luxury suites and 153 standard rooms.
Standard in the chamber facilities include:
The Wellness Center is on the panoramic roof-level of the hotel. It offers many diverse options for both wellness and therapeutic products and services. It also has an eagle’s view of the surrounding city and the tranquil vistas of the surrounding Auas Mountains and Khomas Hochland escarpment. A healthy body, mind and spirit are the core focus of the provided spa treatments.
AVANI Windhoek International Business Center is on the first floor. It offers privacy and is equipped with fax, personal computers and printers. There is also a range of secretarial services including photocopying, faxing and word processing available.