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Swakopmund Jetty

Swakopmund, Namibia
+264-64-405-664
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The Jaunty Jetty

What a beautiful way to look at Swakopmund. Take a jacket with you, because it can be freezing, but... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Sandra J
,
Cape Town
Go for an amazing sunset

Well restored early 20th century jetty - from the far end, you get the most amazing views of the... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Simon H
,
Matlock, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice walk” (18 reviews)
“sushi” (7 reviews)
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Swakopmund, Namibia
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+264-64-405-664
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

What a beautiful way to look at Swakopmund. Take a jacket with you, because it can be freezing, but it's not a long walk, and the views are really outstanding. If you have the time, walk out and watch the sunset. It's astounding. During the...More

Thank Sandra J
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Well restored early 20th century jetty - from the far end, you get the most amazing views of the sun setting into the Atlantic

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Unless you are eating at the expensive restaurant at the end of the pier, it is just a walkway and nothing to do. The views of the town make it useful for photographers.

Thank Pippa65
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Given that Namibia is mainly drought beleaguered desert, it was nice to see some water. Jetty offers a good walk to see the Atlantic at work.

Thank FuzzyDunlopez
Reviewed 4 September 2016

When we arrived we first encountered a host of hawkers offering to "keep our car safe". This is normal in this part of the world reflecting the fact that unemployment remains an issue resulting in one or two examples of ingenuous ways to attract tourist...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Walk to the end of the jetty for the view of Swakopmund. Even in the cold and rain it is worth the walk.

Thank AJKPerth
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived on the Thursday - a misty day and windy, but that did not stop us from visiting the Jetty. We walked the walk right to the end and back. The next view days were better but we were busy with a conferance but...More

Thank LadyT165
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Worth the walk out over the ocean with waves crashing on the beach. Restaurant At entrance. Sandy beach and attractive beach front. The city is clean and very interesting with German influence.

Thank Col A
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We had dinner there and found something for everyone. From soups and salads over fish and meat to the desert, the dining was very delicious and visually nicely arranged. They also serve high quality Sushi and Sashimi, which I enjoyed very much. The staff was...More

Thank Ilexmuesli
Reviewed 18 August 2016

On a stormy night the walk is a disneyland ride, with surf and wind whipping across the pier. The food is deeply fried and quite frankly not worth the effort.

Thank jenckes
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James F
27 January 2016|
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Only a few hours... ... in this case I would suggest to book a short desert trip with Chris ("the little five"), and a dinner in the Jetty restaurant, combined with a short walk on the beach. Please remember that Swakopmund... More
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