The city of Walvis Bay is named after the bay it lies on. This is a real harbour city, because of its natural deep water. However, Walvis Bay does not only attract sea vessels; it also attracts a large amount of whales and dolphins. With its huge bay and sand dunes, Walvis Bay is an important city from where many activities are organised. Think about a visit to Dune 7 at Sossusvlei or a boat trip to Bird Island. In addition, Walvis Bay is also a great city to eat seafood. The fishing enterprise is very popular and there is a huge amount of choice of different fish.
Pelican Point Lodge
Pelican Point Lodge is situated on a remote peninsula around half an hour drive from the city centre of Walvis Bay. The most special thing about this accommodation is the location: wake up with a panoramic view over the sea and enjoy your breakfast at your private deck. There is a huge chance you will even see seals, pelicans and flamingos! The Pelican Point Lodge is built within an old harbour building, next to the lighthouse. Children of all ages are welcome at Pelican Point Lodge. Pelican Point Lodge offers different suites: the luxury suites and the captain’s cove. The luxury suites are spacious and offer among other things a queen sized bed, 24hr-roomservice and a private deck. The captain’s cove is built on top of the building and offers 360° views. In addition to the facilities the luxury suites offer, the captain’s cove is also equipped with a bathtub. Children of all ages are welcome at Pelican Point Lodge.