Guests can explore the life and beauty of the Namib Desert on a night walk or take a quad-biking or sand-boarding adventure across the dunes. The wonders of the Skeleton Coast can be explored in a 4×4 vehicle, stopping at the ancient delta of the Ugab River, known for its fossilized freshwater-oyster shells the size of dinner plates. Catamaran cruises of Walvis Bay lagoon are the perfect way to spot dolphins and seals. When not exploring the surrounding area guests can tour the historical buildings and monuments of Swakopmund. Popular attractions include Swakopmund Museum, the National Marine Aquarium, a crystal gallery, the Rossmund Desert Golf Course, and an abandoned steam locomotive dating from 1896. Fishing tours can be arranged with a number of local operators that also provide tackle. The nearby ocean has many excellent edible species including kob, white steenbras, galjoen, and kolstert, while a number of large shark species can be caught and released.
As a bed and breakfast, mornings begin in the light and airy modern breakfast room with an amazing selection of yogurts, cereals, fresh fruits, juices, deli meats, cheeses, as well as homemade bread and jams, and delicious eggs and bacon. There is secure parking available as well as laundry service.