Swakopmund is Namibia's premier holiday resort, and has much to offer, ranging from adventure sports and adrenaline pumping activities to taking time out and enjoying lazy strolls through the "Old Town". luncheons at the local eateries or ad day spent on the beach. 

Swakopmund means  "mouth of the Swakop River".   The Swakop River mouth into the Atlantic Ocean just south of the town,  and is also the border between Swakopmund and Walvis Bay.   Swakopmund boast very mild weather and the average daily temperature range between 15 to 25 degrees Celsius. The cold current supply moisture for the area in the form of fog, and one might encounter fog as deep as 140km inland.


Keeping busy in Swakopmund:

  • Rössmund Golf Course, combines the lush beauty of an 18 hole golf course with the stark beauty of Namibia's eternal desert dunes. Soul stretching views, startling green fairways and glorious sunsets form the backdrop

  • Quad Biking adventures - Go be an adventurer and tour the dune belt with a quad bike. Visit forgotten horses graveyards and watch sunsets from the top of monster dunes

  • Horse Riding - Discover the rich diversity of the Swakop River bed on horse back

  • Visit the Moon Landscape

  • Fishing, shore or from a ski-boat.

  • Sand boarding, reaching speeds of up to 80 km/ph.. you will still smile going home

  • Tandem skydive, strapped to an experienced skydiver, you have time to look around and enjoy the experience

  • Dolphin Cruises, Township Tours, Kayaking, Paintball, Kite flying, and much more

  • Go on a shopping spree, don't forget a set of "kudu vellies"

  • Or just visit on of the many Café's who specialise in Fresh German Cakes, bread, and other confectionary items. You will love it.


Day activities could include visiting the seal colony at Cape Cross,  or join a Kayak tour and experience coming into close proximity of seals and dolphins with Eco Marine Tours of Walvis Bay.   

We would gladly assist you in bookings with the various tour and activity operators, please enquire at reception.

Enjoy your stay !   If you need more information please contact us with your requests.




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