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Courtyard Hotel

Accommodation in Walvis Bay

The Courtyard Hotel offers tourists and the business community a warm welcome close to the Walvis Bay Lagoon. The variant Namibian birdlife is the main attraction here although the water is a paradise for lover's of water sports as well.

The main building has a restaurant, bar and dining area. There is a laundry service, disabled access, Wi-Fi Internet connection and secure parking. Breakfast is included in the rates and lunch and dinner can be ordered on request. There are several well-known restaurants in the vicinity.

There are 18 rooms:

  • Single Rooms: 8 Single Rooms have, an en-suite bathroom, TV, telephone, Wi-Fi, fridge, fan, tea/coffee station and an in-room safe.
  • Double Rooms: 8 larger Double Rooms have similar facilities to the Single Rooms and come equipped with a desk. 1 of the rooms has self-catering facilities with a mini-stove and microwave and similar facilities to the Single Rooms.
  • Family Rooms: 2 Family Rooms have similar facilities to the Single/Double rooms and include a double bed, single bed and a cot.

The Courtyard Hotel welcomes children of all ages and are 'pet friendly.'

Worth seeing in Walvis Bay, is the local museum in the Civic Centre, the Birdlife Information Centre and the wooden Rhenish mission, church established in 1880. 'Dune 7,' at the outskirts of town, is the highest sand dune in the area, and has stunning views from the top.

The Courtyard Hotel in Walvis Bay is an ideal base to visit other locations in the region, including Arandis, Cape Cross, Henties Bay, Skeleton Coast Park, Swakopmund, (and it's coastal area) and Woltzkasbaken.

Corporate functions, braai's, birthday parties and sports events can be organized on request. The hotel also has an airport shuttle service to and from both Walvis Bay and Windhoek.

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Activities from Swakopmund
Ballooning in Swakopmund

A hot air balloon ride over the Namib Desert

Bird Watching Day Trips

Full & half day trips from Swakopmund to various birding hotspots in the Namib Desert

Cape Cross Tour

A half day tour (with morning and afternoon departures) to the seal colony at Cape Cross

Cape Cross & Messum Crater Tour

Visits the seal colony at Cape Cross and the Messum Crater which is best known for it's desert adapted plants such as the Welwitschia Mirabilis


Everything from sharks to pilchards

Living Desert Tour

A half day tour into the Namib Desert

Namib Desert Day Trip

A day trip from Swakopmund into the Namib Desert

Namib Desert Night Walks

Explore the Namib Desert at night on foot - a great way to learn about the nocturnal creatures which inhabit this part of Namibia.

Quad Biking

2 hour guided trip into the dune belt near Swakopmund (50km) - you enter an area where you cannot get to by car or foot. No experience necessary...


Skitter down the slip faces of a tall star dune near Swakopmund at 80km/h on a lie-down board, or enjoy the style and grace of a stand-up board. No experience necessary.

Sandwich Harbour Tour

A day trip from Swakopmund down the Skeleton Coast to Sandwich Harbour


Leave the safety of the aircraft and join a tandem skydive. No experience required!

Spitzkoppe Day Tour

Full day tour to the Spitzkoppe Mountains - you will meet the Damara people and be introduced to the Bushman rock art of the area.

Swakopmund Sightseeing

This tour is an exploration into the past, present & future of the town of Swakopmund

activities from Walvis Bay
Catamaran Cruise

view the lagoon from the comfort of a catamaran

Dolphin Cruise

A dolphin cruise around the Walvis Bay Lagoon

Historian Quad Bike Edu-Desert Tour

Quad biking in the coastal dunes with a difference. These tours concentrate on the fauna, flora & people who inhabit the dune belt, excellent guiding and stunning scenery make this an experience not to be missed

Kayaking & Sandwich Harbour Combo

An eventful day trip combining kayaking on the lagoon with a 4x4 trip through the Namib Desert dunes ending in Sandwich Harbour

Marine & Dune Day Trip

A morning of cruising on the Walvis Bay lagoon is followed by the spectacular and thrilling drive to the natural harbour & splendid birdlife of Sandwich Harbour

Sea Kayaking

Kayaking on the Walvis Bay Lagoon

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Directions to the lodge

The Courtyard Hotel in on the corner of 2nd Street West & 3rd Road in the Lagoon Area of Walvis Bay

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