Bahnhof Hotel



The Bahnhof Hotel was initially built in 1906. After extensive renovations in 2005 this Jewel of the Spergebiet has imperturbably grown in size and rating alike.

The overall atmosphere and the personal touch within the realm of this establishment are setting it off from many other players in this field.

The small town of Aus has an astonishing rich history dating back to German colonial times. This charming village was once the hub of many Ox-wagon transporters and traders.

Remains of the POW (prisoners of war) camp can still be seen today followed by many stories of hardship, bravery, diamond rushes and the coming of the railway.

The hotel has 26 immaculate clean rooms, elegantly yet frugally decorated, each with en suite facilities. The hotel serves a large variety of outstanding cuisine, cakes and beverages throughout the day.

Day tours to historical sites and the Huib Park reveal some of the most gripping and breathtakingly beautiful landscapes on our planet.   

Accommodation Configuration:  
26 en-suite twin rooms elegantly and tastefully decorated, inclusive of 1 wheelchair friendly unit and one 4 bed family room.

Accommodation includes breakfast, the kitchen is open throughout the day for always freshly prepared light meals as well as outstanding `a la carte dishes, daily fresh home baked bread and cakes, a large selection of South African wines, tastefully decorated restaurant, widely known friendly and helpful staff. 

Meals can also be enjoyed on the sundeck, in the sheltered beer garden or in the historic bar.

“Orange House” is a self-catering unit situated on a hill overlooking the small settlement of Aus. 

Although separate it still forms part of the Bahnhof Hotel`s accommodation complex in the centre of town.
The self-catering house has two individual rooms each with mosquito nets, fan and en-suite shower, toilet and build in cupboards.
Furnished lounge and dining room with TV and a bouquet of DSTV channels to choose from.
The kitchen is equipped with all the necessary appliances and utensils for self-catering.

The sheltered porch and “braai area” behind the kitchen allows for some outside recreation with a bird`s eye view of the surroundings and within walking distance of the Hotel.

There is ample and secure parking available on the same property.
The house is ideal for exclusive use by a family or group of four friends.  An additional mattress for one person can be arranged for on request
Facilities and Services:

  • Check in from 14h00 / Check out at 10h00
  • Credit card facilities for Master & Vista Cards
  • Secure parking in the backyard
  • Coffee & Tea making facilities in each room
  • All rooms are fitted with overhead ceiling fans, wall-mounted heaters and mosquito nets
  • Free WiFi Internet access for residing guests (Main area of Hotel)
  • Guests with special dietary requirements can be catered for at any time
  • Remarkable day trips in and around Aus can be booked at the reception
  • Friendly staff conveys the personal touch for which the Bahnhof Hotel Aus is widely known for
  • Aviation fuel and an airfield shuttle is available for aviation bound guests
  • Traditional song and performances by the local staff augment an unforgettable African evening
  • Conferencing for ± 50 pax with WiFi access


Walking Trails, various Day Trips in and around Aus, unforgettable Sunset drives.
The remnants of the South African built Prisoner of War Camp can still be seen as well as other fortifications relating to the tussle between the German Schutztruppe and South African Forces in 1914.

The Commonwealth Graveyard is also a silent relic of that era.  In the vicinity very rare fossils from the late Ediacaran period have been found as well as Bushman Paintings, which can be viewed on a guided tour.

The area west of Aus is noted for its herd of feral horses living in the desert. 

Their origin is uncertain but today there is a population of between 150 and 200 individuals which have adapted to the harsh environment and can be viewed at the Garub waterhole.
Aus is situated on the B4 trunk road connecting  Helmeringhausen (123 km), Keetmanshoop (220 km), Rosh Pinah (160 km) and Lüderitzbucht (123 km). The Bahnhof Hotel is situated in the palmtree lined, tarred main road of Aus, opposite of the old railway station and across from the only filling station in town.
Families with Children:
All age groups are welcome at the hotel. Children may also participate on activities while under parent`s supervision 

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Bahnhof Hotel, 20 Lüderitz Street, Central Mountains, 9000

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