Salty Jackal Backpackers and Surf Camp

  • 5 rooms
  • $ 109 - $ 378 / Per Week


Surfing | Sustainable Living | Extraordinary Food is what we're about. Our cozy surf house is located in Swakopmund, a relaxed town on our wave-rich coastline, buzzing with good coffee and nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Namib Desert ...dunes. For those who enjoy surfing, adventure and vast, natural landscapes - this is the place for you. The airport shuttle is available on request. How do you get there? It depends on where you are coming from. There are a few ways to get here; one of the best way to get to Swakopmund is by road from Windhoek. The B2 is the main road from Windhoek (362 km inland), and takes 4–5 hours by car. Walvis Bay, the closest major city, is 35 km to the south, also next to the B2. The road is paved and in good condition. WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT US 5/5 Excellent stay! Staff friendly and helpful. The facilities are clean and comfortable. The location was accessible and convenient. I have stayed in many hostels, and this is by far one of (if not) the best. Ollie and Iris really make you feel right.- Patrick GOOGLE Review 5/5 The Salty Jackal Hostel is amazing! It’s located close to everything you need (all shops, attractions and the beach). The rooms are really nice and comfy; the kitchen is well equipped. The team is super nice, fun and always up for … Lena 5/5 Ollie and Iris go above and beyond when it comes to hosting guests. This is, by far, the best hostel I have ever stayed at....the rooms were clean, the staff was friendly, and the outdoor common space was exceptional. They have an amazing …Mike 5/5 Highly recommend staying at the Salty Jackal! The team is awesome. I went out with Oliver for surf guiding, a once-in-a-lifetime experience surfing in the desert. The lodging was comfortable. Everyone was very friendly and hospitable. Would stay there again! - Brianan

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1 BR Apartment

5 Rooms Left

Comfortable 1 bedroom apartment with separate living room containing dining table as well as office desk. Outside balcony also has office table and 2 chairs.

7 $245
14 $395
21 $515
1 mo. $595
2 max.
  • Available from: 1 September

Start Dates

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Last updated: Feb 1 2024 7:37PM

Stay Amenities

  • Wi-Fi
  • Working Space
  • Cell Phone Coverage
  • Non-smoking Rooms
  • Coworking Space
  • Restaurants within 15 mins
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Breakfast
  • English
  • German
  • Italian
  • Near beach
  • Near town center
  • Tour Desk

Additional Information

All children allowed
No pets allowed

Working Spaces

The Location

Swakopmund Namibia

Climate in Swakopmund

Weather this week in Swakopmund

Wed, 29 weather nomad stays 15/15°C broken clouds
Thu, 30 weather nomad stays 16/14°C overcast clouds
Fri, 31 weather nomad stays 16/13°C clear sky
Sat, 01 weather nomad stays 15/11°C clear sky
Sun, 02 weather nomad stays 16/11°C clear sky
Mon, 03 weather nomad stays 16/12°C clear sky

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