Introduction: The waves of the Atlantic Ocean bring an abundance of white mussel or wedge shells (Donax serra) to the shoreline. They are a popular food source and bait with a legal catch limit of 50 per day. Features include a wedge shape with rough wavy ridges running across the posterior. Distinctive external ligament.
Distribution: Throughout Namibian coastal waters.
Colouration: White with a purple inner surface.
Breeding: Planktonic larvae is developed once huge numbers of eggs have developed.
Max size: 90mm.
5km from the town center and within walking distance of the lagoon
A business hotel close to the town center
This colonial style lodge on the Walvis Bay Lagoon is the ideal place from which to explore the central Namibian coast
A bright & cozy lodge overlooking the lagoon and close to all of the cities amenities
A small, upmarket, owner managed guest house offering excellent views over the Walvis Bay lagoon
Well situated with views over the lagoon and close to the ever popular Raft Restaurant
Adjacent to a light house on a remote peninsula near the town of Walvis Bay. Pelican Point Lodge offers luxurious accommodation in a tranquil, remote & unspoiled environment
A friendly & relaxing eight roomed guest house