Namibia➝ Erongo➝ Swakopmund
Nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Namibia, Salty Jackal Backpackers & Surf Camp offers a unique escape to the wave-rich coastline of Swakopmund. This coastal town, situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the ever-shifting dunes of the Namib Desert, serves as the perfect backdrop for those seeking a blend of surfing, adventure, and natural wonders. Swakopmund's relaxed atmosphere, complemented by the buzz of good coffee, creates an inviting haven for travelers looking to experience the uncrowded waves and vast, untouched beauty of Namibia.
For surf enthusiasts and adventure seekers, Salty Jackal stands as a gateway to extraordinary surf experiences. With uncrowded waves and often empty lineups, the surf camps cater to all levels of expertise. Whether you're a beginner learning the basics or an experienced surfer chasing the world-famous Skeleton Bay, the camp's International Surfing Association (ISA) qualified instructors ensure a quality surfing experience. The promise of surfing with seals, dolphins, and mesmerizing birdlife adds a unique dimension to each session. With the possibility of two surf sessions per day, the camp maximizes the opportunity for guests to immerse themselves in Namibia's pristine surfing environment.
Salty Jackal offers more than just a place to rest; it provides a cozy and complete home away from home. The 5-bedroom house, centrally located in Swakopmund, boasts a welcoming atmosphere complete with pets and a food garden. The dedicated multilingual team, fluent in English, German, Italian, Dutch, Afrikaans, and even a bit of French, ensures a warm and inclusive environment. The hostel's facilities include free Wi-Fi, safe parking, and a fully equipped self-catering kitchen. Guests can unwind with activities like table tennis, a mini-gym, or relax in the hammocks. The accommodation reflects the spirit of Salty Jackal, where life follows the rhythm of the wind, waves, and tides, creating a harmonious space to share local knowledge and a love for Namibia with fellow guests.