Centrally located to easily explore Swakopmund - we are all about SURFING | SUSTAINABLE LIVING | FOOD - and we love to show our guests our town & our county. Staff are available almost 24/7 to give quality local information on activities, gastronomy, sights, surfing and anything else. Salty Jackal boasts a laid back, personal atmosphere where you mingle with fellow guests, share stories and good times.
*Beautiful garden with olive trees, veggies & herbs to cook with and an awesome dog and cat for animal lovers
*Numerous quality surf breaks within a few kilometers
*Safe storage for boards & wetsuits
*Self-catering: fully equipped kitchen & BBQ area or sign up for home-cooked dinners
*We speak English, German, Italian, Afrikaans, Albanian, Dutch, French
*Walking distance to beach, dunes, supermarkets, restaurants, pubs, laundry, surf shop
*Table tennis, slackline & mini gym
*Swakopmund is small & one of the safest towns in Namibia -perfect on foot, by bicycle or by taxi for those late nights;)
Salty Jackal was built in the 1960s, renovated in 2009, and blends together old-world style and quality with modern, comfortable and simple living. Decorated to inspire surfing and quality food while also showcasing our breathtakingly beautiful Namibia.
In 2021, Salty Jackal Backpackers and Surf Camp became a signatory of the Global Tourism Plastics Initiative (GTPI), led by the UN Environmental Programme (UNEP) and the World Tourism Organization (WTO), in collaboration with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. Read about our commitments here https://www.oneplanetnetwork.org/organisations/salty-jackal-backpackers-and-surf-camp.
Salty Jackal Backpackers Policies & Conditions:
Check in from 13:00 to 20:00 (late check in fee N$ 100 unless arrange otherwise)
Check out from 08:00 to 10:00.
100% deposit of the booking amount required to secure a booking.
Free cancellation if cancelled outside of 14 days before check-in.
Voucher (valid 3 years, not transferable) for 100% of paid booking amount for future stay if cancelling between 14- and 3 days prior to check-in.
Cancellation fee (50% of full booking amount) if cancelled within 3 days of check-in.
No-show fee 100% of booking amount.
Payment methods & taxes:
Credit cards or cash.
All taxes included in rates
We charge a N$ 300 key deposit per key set payable in cash only and refunded in cash upon checkout.
Reception times 08:00 to 20:00.