15 Swakop Street, Swakopmund, Namibia
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Swakopmund Backpackers

Traveling to Swakopmund?

affordable self-catering accommodation for the adventure traveler on a budget

Groups, Families or Single

Bed Reservations

Simple, Comfortable and Clean Facilities

The Courtyard
Perfect Place For Coffee, Lunching & Activities
Enjoy The City
and do all your adventure bookings with Element Rides Booking Office
your surroundings
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The Courtyard

Visit our neighbours at The Courtyard and grab the best coffee in town from Slowtown Coffee Roasters. Hungry? Don’t feel like cooking? Order a true Italian Pizza at Gabrielle’s Pizzaria or find something to nibble at Viktoria’s Deli. Feel like cooking your own healthy meal? Get fresh farm products from Farmganic. 

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City Center

Our Backpackers is located near central Swakopmund. It’s only a few minutes away from the beach, supermarkets, restaurants and Swakopmund’s main road. Take a stroll through town and enjoy the old German flair, traditional Namibian markets or fancy tourist shops.

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Feel like exploring your surroundings? Swakopmund has so much to see and to explore! Let us help you book you first ever skydive jump over the Namib Desert. Interested in surfing or lay down sandboarding? Next door you will find the surf shop Element Riders your Booking Office and gear rental shop!

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Make New Friends

New Friends. New Cultures. New Adventures. Namibia is a diverse country traveled by people from all around the world. Meet great people and join new travel buddies on their adventures around Namibia!

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Take a 2 minute walk to beach and check out the our local Aquarium, the Jetty and Beach Bar. Go for a nice long beach stroll, breath in Swakopmunds fresh air or enjoy an ice cold sun downer beer at the Beach Bar.

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In-house Facilities

Besides The Courtyard we have our own beautiful garden to hang out, a BBQ area and a self-catering kitchen. Drop off you dirty clothes at the Swakopmund Laundrette next to The Courtyard. All facilities only a few meters apart!

happy travelers
2 min
from the beach
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