Swakopmund & Walvis Bay

Hotels & places to stay in Swakopmund & Walvis Bay

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Sam's Giardino

Sam's Giardino

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The comfortable Sam's Giardino is set in an attractive garden, a few minutes' walk from the centre of Swakopmund. Run by its ...More about Sam's Giardino

Good  89%
(146 reviews)

Sam was very willing to help and offer advice, which we found useful. Especially on how much we should be tipping the people looking after our car - about 6 namibian dollars, ... reviews...

Cornerstone Guesthouse

Cornerstone Guesthouse

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Cornerstone Guest House is a small, owner-run bed and breakfast, situated in a residential area within easy walking distance ...More about Cornerstone Guesthouse

Excellent  95%
(144 reviews)

Again a very positive experience of a guesthouse. Room was clean and well-presented, plenty of space and a very pleasant setting. Very helpful staff, who checked bookings ... reviews...

Central Guest House

Central Guest House

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Just a five-minute walk from the centre of Swakopmund, the owner-run Central Guest House is situated in a quiet, residential area...More about Central Guest House

Good  89%
(86 reviews)

Easily recommended for what it is reviews...

The Stiltz

The Stiltz

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Right on the edge of Swakopmund, The Stiltz overlooks the mouth of the Swakop River and has spectacular views over the dunes ...More about The Stiltz

Good  87%
(59 reviews)

The receptionist kindly advised us on arrival that all restaurants in Swakopmund have to be booked in advance and she promptly organised this for us. Stiltz also served some ... reviews...

Beach Lodge

Beach Lodge

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Beach Lodge is located about 5km north of Swakopmund town centre, directly overlooking the beach. It's distinctive and quirky ...More about Beach Lodge

Good  90%
(46 reviews)

This hotel whilst situated outside of town sits on a marvellous location overlooking the sea. It has very good rooms offering every level of comfort you could wish for, and ... reviews...

Villa Margherita

Villa Margherita

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Villa Margherita – 'The Charming House' – is an upmarket colonial-style B&B, set in the heart of Swakopmund on Namibia's Atlantic ...More about Villa Margherita

Good  87%
(38 reviews)

Villa Margherita is a sfeerfully with style furnished house. My accomodation (called Nelson) was not in de main building but in an annex in the beautiful garden (lots ... reviews...

Lagoon Lodge

Lagoon Lodge

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The bright yellow Lagoon Loge is located right next to Walvis Bay Lagoon, which attracts numerous species of birds. Run by French ...More about Lagoon Lodge

Excellent  93%
(29 reviews)

There are pros and cons staying at Lagoon Loge. It's a 20 minute walk to the nearest restaurant (The Raft) and the many salt lorries passing are noisy (although they ... reviews...

Swakopmund Guesthouse

Swakopmund Guesthouse

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Swakopmund Guesthouse is set in Swakopmund's town centre, just a short walk from the beach and main shopping area. Formerly used ...More about Swakopmund G'house

Good  83%
(18 reviews)

Swakopmund was our least favourite place in Namibia, but that is not due to Swakopmund Guesthouse. The guesthouse is perfectly adequate, but perhaps a little sterile and ... reviews...

Brigadoon

Brigadoon

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If you enjoy a bit of seclusion, then the tiny Brigadoon, is set in the well-established gardens of the owner's house in a quiet ...More about Brigadoon

Good  76%
(17 reviews)

I chose Brigadoon having not liked the look of Sam's Giardino which was recommended to me. This was a mistake! The rooms were depressing and run down although the ... reviews...

Hansa Hotel

Hansa Hotel

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The oldest hotel in Swakopmund, the four-star Hansa Hotel, opened over a century ago, and has a good, central location in the town...More about Hansa Hotel

Good  86%
(14 reviews)

I spent two nights here. It is a beautiful hotel, very well-kept and reminded me of a different, more leisurely era. I had a ground-floor room that faced onto the garden, ... reviews...

Secret Garden Guesthouse

Secret Garden Guesthouse

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Secret Garden Guesthouse has a convenient location in the centre of Swakopmund. Simple and comfortable, its rooms are brightly ...More about Secret Garden

Good  86%
(14 reviews)

We enjoyed our time at the Secret Garden Guesthouse. It is very well located in the centre of Swakopmund and we found the owners very helpful and accommodating. Would definitely ... reviews...

Sandfields Guesthouse

Sandfields Guesthouse

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Just a few minutes' drive north of the centre of Swakopmund, Sandfields Guesthouse has only five rooms, giving it an intimate ...More about Sandfields Guesthouse

Good  89%
(11 reviews)

The owners were very friendly and helped us find our way around town, as well as helping coordinate our tours out of Swakopmund. The guesthouse was very nice, with a ... reviews...

Sea Breeze Guesthouse

Sea Breeze Guesthouse

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The delightfulSea Breeze Guesthouse is situated just outside Swakopmund, near to the beach and is a peaceful and comfortable ...More about Sea Breeze

Good  84%
(10 reviews)

We couldn't recommend this enough. Benny and his family gave us the warmest welcome and within 5 minutes all our activities were booked, dinner reservations made ... reviews...

Guesthouse Indongo

Guesthouse Indongo

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Guesthouse Indongo is situated in a quiet residential area of Swakopmund just 200 m from the beach and a short walking distance ...More about Guesthouse Indongo

Good  70%
(6 reviews)

Good size room and facilities and not too far to walk to the town centre. Limited service from staff - had to ask several times for a local street map and ended up having ... reviews...

Pelican Bay Hotel

Pelican Bay Hotel

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Part of the Protea Hotels chain, the Pelican Bay Hotel overlooks the lagoon in Walvis Bay. It's a rather large hotel but is conven...More about Pelican Bay

Average  67%
(6 reviews)

This is a standard Protea hotel, part of a chain. Room was clean but tired (broken shelf, in need of decoration) but we chose this for the location rather than anything else... reviews...

Eberwein Hotel

Eberwein Hotel

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A former house close to the centre of town, the Eberwein Hotel was transformed into a privately owned hotel in December 1999...More about Eberwein Hotel

Excellent  95%
(4 reviews)

As Tracy knows, we really wanted to stay at the Stiltz, but that was full. In the event, that was fortunate. We had a look at the Stiltz and were not impressed, either ... reviews...

Intermezzo Guesthouse

Intermezzo Guesthouse

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Intermezzo Guesthouse is a small bed and breakfast located in a quiet residential area of Swakopmund, about 25 minutes walk from ...More about Intermezzo

Good  90%
(4 reviews)

Great suggestion and experience. Nice rooms. Clean. Nice location - close to water, but not "in" town. Wish we could have stayed longer. Nice breakfast and ... reviews...

Atlantic Villa Guesthouse

Atlantic Villa Guesthouse

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Atlantic Villa, which opened in 2007, is situated approximately 6km north of Swakopmund at Vogelstrand. This area is quieter ...More about Atlantic Villa

Poor  47%
(3 reviews)

A little too much a conference centre, and not so cosy but in the end very good service. reviews...

Oyster Box Guesthouse

Oyster Box Guesthouse

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Re-opened under new ownership in 2011 after an extensive revamp and rebrand, Oyster Box Guesthouse is a small bed and breakfast, ...More about Oyster Box Guesthouse

Good  80%
(2 reviews)

Good location overlooking the lagoon and a short walk from the Raft. Compact room with no tea and coffee facilities although this was remedied immediately when queried ... reviews...

Pelican Point Lodge

Pelican Point Lodge

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Pelican Point Lodge stands near the end of a long, flat peninsula of sand (known as Pelican Point) which stretches into the South ...More about Pelican Point Lodge

Excellent  100%
(2 reviews)

Fascinating place, really different and unique. Nice to have a chance to walk in cooler weather for a day. Worth spending a bit of time in Walvis Bay too where birds ... reviews...

Strand Hotel

Strand Hotel

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The Strand Hotel – which is being marketed as ‘The Strand Hotel Swakopmund’ – is an exciting new development located on Swakopmund’s ...More about Strand Hotel

Excellent  100%
(2 reviews)

Great hotel, and very nice athmosfere. the location is superb We asked for an upgrade to a Suite in order to have a balcony and great view of the Ocean, the upgrade was ... reviews...

Hotel Zum Kaiser

Hotel Zum Kaiser

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Just a few metres back from the beach, the Hotel Zum Kaiser (formerly Swakopmund Boutique Hotel) is a modern and stylish building ...More about Zum Kaiser Hotel

Good  70%
(2 reviews)

Average hotel. Not so much to say. reviews...

Desert Breeze Lodge

Desert Breeze Lodge

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Located just outside Swakopmund on the banks of the Swakop River, Desert Breeze Lodge has spectacular views of the Namib Desert’s ...More about Desert Breeze

Excellent  100%
(1 reviews)

What a place! Hard to think we'd top the previous ones but the buildings are quirky and the views through the huge windows over the sand dunes are hard to believe - ... reviews...

Organic Square

Organic Square

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Centrally located in Swakopmund, Organic Square opened in 2011 and is a small, modern and comfortable guesthouse, which is a great place to base yourself to explore this coastal town. We last stayed at Organic Square in February 2015, and we really enjoyed our stay there. Although the plot of ...More about Organic Square

The Delight

The Delight

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The Delight, more formally known as 'The Delight Swakopmund', is a relatively large modern hotel on the north side of the town centre. It's opposite the old railway station, which is now the extensive Swakopmund Hotel & Entertainment Centre, and within a short walk of the main shopping area, and ...More about The Delight