Lüderitz nest hotel

The Nest Hotel (winner of the prestigious 2015 HAN excellence award) is situated directly on prime beach front property in Luderitz. It is an ideal base to explore the many attractions in and around the area. The four star Lüderitz Nest Hotel has all the facilities one would expect of a leading hotel, with a few special extras thrown in for good measure. Guests will find a restaurant and cocktail bar with large terraces, swimming pools, secluded central gardens, a unique private tidal beach with walk-on jetty, sauna, modern events centre, foreign exchange facilities, free Wi-Fi, secure on-site parking and a laundry service.

Perched on a rocky stretch of coastline between the Atlantic Ocean and the Namib Desert, in southern Namibia, the charming town of Luderitz has everything a visitor might expect of a small German town, such as coffee shops, delicatessens, and Lutheran churches

The sea-facing Penguin Restaurant is popular amongst locals & tourist alike and is renowned for serving fresh Atlantic fish, delicious Luderitz lobster, oyster and abalone (Cape Perlemoen variety). The menus on offer include Namibian and international dishes while diabetics, vegetarians and children are also well catered for. A hearty breakfast buffet including a good range of hot and cold foods while an all-day specialty coffee menu is also available. The Crayfish Bar & Lounge serves internationally acclaimed Namibian beers and liqueurs, imported South African wines, champagnes, whiskies and brandies.

By Namibian standards the Nest is a large hotel with a total of 73 en-suite rooms, including 3 luxurious suites, wheelchair friendly units and large family rooms. All of the rooms at the Nest Hotel have direct, superb views over the Atlantic Ocean, most of them have a balcony and are all non-smoking. Cell phone coverage and free Wi-Fi are available throughout.

Double & Twin Rooms: All rooms are equipped with en-suite bathrooms with a bath with overhead shower or shower cubicle. An air-conditioner/ heater, tea/coffee station, hair-dryer, telephone and satellite TV channels, desk/chair, luggage rack, 24hr room service are standard.

Deluxe Rooms: These rooms are equipped with a walk in shower (no bath), views of the Felsenkirche (church) and ocean, air-conditioning / heating, desk & chair, direct dial telephone, coffee / tea station, luggage rack, laptop Safe, satellite TV

Family Rooms: The Family Rooms are 2 inter-leading rooms. They have 4 extra-long high quality three-quarter beds with the similar facilities as the Double Rooms (in each room).

Luxury Suites: These apartments are over twice the size of the Double Rooms and have their own separate luxurious lounge with desk/chair. Other facilities include 2 satellite TV's, mini-bar fridge, an extra long high quality king-size bed, in-room safe, direct dial telephone in addition to the similar facilities to the Double Rooms. Every Luxury Suite is decorated in an independent colour scheme

Wheelchair Units: Wider doors, 2 extra-long high quality ¾ beds and specially adapted en-suite facilities are combined with similar facilities to the double rooms.

ALL rooms and suites have:


ROOM SERVICE (not 24hr)


WALK-IN SHOWERS (Comfort & Deluxe Rooms)

Additional services include; Airport transfers to/from the nearby Lüderitz Airport, children's pool, playground and baby-sitting services.

The Nest Hotel is the ideal place from which to explore the many and unusual attractions in and around Lüderitz including the famous Kolmanskop Ghost Town, Diaz Point, Shark Island, Felsenkirche, Goerke Haus, Lüderitz Museum, Bogenfels Rock Arch and the modern Waterfront overlooking the Lüderitz harbour. A must on every visit to Luderitz is the morning excursion to the ghost town of Kolmanskop, which was, in earlier times, the focal point of Namibia's thriving diamond industry.

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Kolmanskop Ghost Town: Visit the Kolmanskop Ghost town near Luderitz.

Pomona & Bogenfels Day Tour: Trip into the Sperrgebiet (forbidden diamond area) with visits to the abandonded mining town of Pomona & the rock arch at Bogenfels.

Catamaran Cruises: Daily Catamaran tours are on offer at the Lüderitz Waterfront/Harbour.  These 2 hour boat tours take you past Shark Island, Shearwater Bay, Dias Cross (1488) and onto Halifax Island – home to approximately 6000 African Penguins.  During this fabulous boat tour you will encounter Cape Fur Seals, Dolphins and in season, whales.  Pre-booking essential. All departures at 08.00 and weather permitting.

Traveller Reviews

These are honest reviews, both good and bad, from our travellers who visited this property.

Kirsten K

20 Dec 2020

An Excellent venue for a wedding!! Professional and friendly service, great atmosphere and a breathtaking view of the ocean. What more could a bride and her groom ask for. Thank you Luderitz Nest Hotel xxx

Immenhof Safaris

21 Feb 2021

Dear Ulf & Nest Hotel Team It was an absolute treat and highlight of our Southern trip to stay at the Nest Hotel. Like always, superb service and great ambience! Looking forward to our next stay at the Nest Hotel! Kind regards, Ria & Friedhelm


The Nest Hotel is situated on the old "Blade Strand" in Luderitz, on the beach. If you are arriving from the south, turn left at the end of Baai Weg, from the north, head south down Bismarck street near the coast, and fork left to keep to the coast. The hotel is at the end of Diaz street.

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