Swakopmund Backpackers - If you’re reading this, that means that your travels are about to take you to our very own Swakopmund. Are you coming to surf, to have adrenaline-fuled adventures in the Namib Desert, or to relax and admire dolphins from the comfort of a catamaran? Swakopmund offers something for every type of visitor!
Facilities and Services:
Our lively location will have you not wanting to leave! Sound Garden and Swakopmund Backpackers work together in providing local and overseas guests with a great time. So, let us paint you a picture.
Moonvalley is the perfect room for you and your friends. Private room that sleeps 4. Two Single beds and 1 bunk-bed. Stylish Cape Cross is the room you’d pick as a family of four. Private room with a double bed and a bunk-bed. Bathrooms are on the middle floor – and for those coming back all sandy from the beach we offer the same facilities in the courtyard below. Our dorm room, This spacious floor holds 20 beds, a nice mix of single beds and bunk beds. Traveling as a group and just need a place to sleep, regain your strength, regroup and head on out again? This is where you’ll choose to stay. In our brand new kitchen you can make your own meals, but for those of you who want to enjoy a leisurely holiday, you’ll be able to feast downstairs at Sound Garden.
We want to help you experience our hometown’s vibrant energy (yes, even during covid-19, the locals here are light-hearted), it’s a unique mixture of old settlers’ heritage and youthful spirit.
While accommodated above Sound Garden, take the chance to mingle with locals & other travelers over a classic Hansa draft & live music. With us you will get a taste of our local community – we are a peculiar mix of Afrikaaners, Germans, English, and more than a dozen indigenous tribes which are native to our extraordinary country.
* National Marine Aquarium
* Swakopmund Museum
* Kristall Galerie
* Desert explorers adventure centre
* Living Desert Snake Park
Rooms and Units Available:
Stylish Cape Cross is the room you’d pick as a family of four. Private room with a double bed and a bunk-bed. Cape Cross shares a bathroom with the rest of the backpackers as there are many on the property with a shower only.
Sleeps 4 Adults
This spacious and sun-filled floor holds 20 beds, a nice mix of single beds and bunk beds. Travelling as a group and just need a place to sleep, regain your strength, regroup and head on out again? This is where you’ll choose to stay.
Amount of similar units: 20
Sleeps 1 Adult
Moonvalley is the perfect room for you and your friends. This private room sleeps four and holds two single beds and 1 bunk bed. Moonvalley shares a bathroom with the rest of the backpackers as there are many on the property with a shower only.
Sleeps 4 Adults
Facilities & Services available:
Honeymoon Couples Self-Braai / Barbecue Bar on the Premises Restaurant
Garden Library Internet Access Parking (off-street - open)
Wi-Fi Afrikaans English Casino on site
German No Pets Allowed
- If cancelling 7 days before arrival, forfeit 100% of the booking total. - If cancelling 14 days before arrival, forfeit 100% of the deposit. - If cancelling 21 days before arrival, forfeit 50% of the deposit. - If cancelling 30 days before arrival, forfeit 25% of the deposit.
Terms and Conditions
Check-In Time: 14:00.
Check-Out Time: 10:00.
Check-out times are fixed.
All late departures are subject to extra fees, at the discretion of the hostel.
You must be of legal adult age to book, or have a notarized written parental consent. It is the hotel’s choice to honor the booking if you do not meet age & legal requirements.
Walvis Bay International Airport
Head north toward C14/M36
Turn right onto C14/M36
At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto B2
Continue onto B2
Turn left onto Cordes St
Turn left onto Hendrik Witbooi
Hendrik Witbooi turns right and becomes Swakop St
Destination will be on the left
15 Swakop St, Swakopmund, Namibia