F1 Waterfront Estate is a stylish two-bedroom Waterfront Estate apartment located in Namibia`s holiday town of Swakopmund. A mere 50 m or 60 second walk from the beach, the apartment offers great comfort and style, as well as a lovely private garden patio and lawn to relax outside. The Gardens are currently being changed to a Dry Garden with low water usage due to the water shortage being experienced in Namibia in 2016.
Swakopmund, known as Swakop in Namibia is the country`s biggest coastal town and is a huge draw for merrymakers and vacationers from all over the globe. Swakopmund is a beach resort and an example of German colonial architecture. It was founded in 1892 as the main harbour in the colonial period.
Swakopmund has vast offering of picturesque restaurant and cafes. Surrounded by the Namib Desert on three sides and the cold Atlantic waters to the west, Swakopmund enjoys a mild desert climate.
A new Shopping Complex "platz am meer" is nearing completion and is a mere 2 minutes walk from F1 Waterfront Estate. A vast offer on beachfront Cafe`s, Restaurants and Retail shops like, Woolworths, Checkers, Edgars, Cape Union Mart, Clicks, CNA, Standard Bank Milky Lane, Mugg & Bean, Debonaires, Steers, KFC etc will be located amongst the outlets opening in October 2016. Now Guets can have the opportunity to enjoy Breakfast, Lunch, Sundowners and Dinner right on the doorstep of F1 Waterfront Estate.
Accommodation at F1 Waterfront Estate:
Both en-suite rooms have private balconies from where you can hear the ocean rumble. The unit also features a single garage, alarm system, and 24-hour complex security. The unit is located in the third row from the ocean front, with very easy access to the beach.
Features include a fully-equipped kitchen, DSTV (40-channel DSTV Family bouquet), Free WiFi, Mobile Braai and guest linen is provided. The unit is serviced pre-arrival, and cleaning services during your stay can be arranged as an optional extra if required.
The Main bedroom has a Queensized bed and television. There is a Shower and Toilet in the bathroom with a Hairdryer and Towels supplied.
The 2nd bedroom has a Standard Double bed. There is a Shower/bath combination with Toilet, and towels are supplied.
Additionally there is a 3/4 sleepercouch downstairs and bedlinen is supplied.
The average temperature ranges between 15 degrees C (59 degrees F) to 25 degrees C (77 degrees F). Rainfall is less than 20 mm per year. Coastal regions can experience more than 180 days of thick fog a year which normally clears up in the early mornings. The fauna and flora of the area have adapted to this phenomenon and now rely upon the fog as a source of moisture.
Activities offered in and around Swakopmund:
- Beach - You will find cold water, but warm sands
- Helicopter Scenic flights
- Scenic Flights to Sossusvlei and the Dead Valley (can be arranged - Operated by Local Operators)
- Educate yourself Swakopmund has one of the best libraries in Africa
- Horse Riding
- Camel Safaris
- Marine Aquarium
- Hotair ballooning and Microlight Flights
- Walk in the dunes
- Living Desert and Birding Tours (can be arranged - Operated by Local Operators)
- Dolphin and Seal Cruises (can be arranged - Operated by Local Operators)
- Sandwich Harbour Tours (can be arranged - Operated by Local Operators)
- Fishing (permit required)
- Full refund excluding banking charges if cancellation is 30 days or more prior to arrival.
- Cancellation under 30 days - no refund.