Why holiday at the beach, if you can't see the sea?
8@Lalandi is the perfect self-catering beachfront get-away. Drift off to sleep and awake to the sound of the waves and enjoy the beautiful view from the deck, looking out for passing dolphins.
8@Lalandi is located on the beach at Langstrand, approximately 15km from both Swakopmund and Walvis Bay.
Features at a glance:
- Beachfront self-catering cottage sleeps 6 in comfort
- 3 Bedrooms, 3 bathrooms all en-suite
- Single garage
- Open plan kitchen, lounge
- Indoor braai
- Sun deck
- Full premium subscription DSTV satellite television
- Free Wi-Fi
- All kitchen appliances including dishwasher and Nespresso machine
- All linen and towels provided, except beach towels
The fully equipped cottage comfortably accommodates up to 6 persons. The dining area has an indoor braai (barbeque) for cooking or keeping you cosy on misty nights. The kitchen/lounge/dining area is open-plan and has ocean views, as do two bedrooms. The lounge features under-floor heating. The loft bedroom and second bedrooms have queen (double) beds, while the third bedroom has two twin (single) beds. The single garage provides full laundry facilities with washing machine and tumble drier. The single garage only fits a small vehicle but the cottage has two additional outdoor parking bays.
The unit is fully furnished, including essentials such as free Wi-Fi and satellite television (full DSTV premium package). The kitchen is provided with everything from Nespresso machine, electric hob and oven, microwave, dishwasher to all cutlery and crockery.
Guests need only provide their own beach towels. We regret that pets are not permitted.
The dunes of the Namib and quad biking rentals are nearby. You can relax, tan on the deck or go for endless walks on the beach. Popular surf fishing spots such as "paaltjies" and "vierkantklip" and sites for crayfishing (in season) are nearby. Both activities require a fishing license, available from the Department of Sea Fisheries in Swakopmund.
Note that there is no shopping at Long Beach, only a service station convenience store. But Swakopmund provides ample shopping opportunities. Nearby restaurants include the Protea Hotel Burning Shore (50m away) and the Protea Hotel Longbeach Lodge, while Swakopmund provides a broad range of restaurants, cafes and coffee shops.
For the adventurous, 8@Lalandi is perfectly located for you to take advantage of the many activities offered in the area.
These activities must be booked with the various operators directly:
- Quad biking
- Climb Dune 7
- Dune boarding
- Camel rides
- Tandem skydiving
- Surf and ski-boat fishing
- Dolphin boat cruises
- Sailing, boardsailing and kite sailing
- Surf fishing and ski-boat fishing
- Scenic charter flights
- Guided trips into the Namib Desert
- Shopping in the many boutique shops in Swakopmund
- Coffee and cake at popular coffee shops in Swakopmund
- Enjoy meals at various restaurants in Swakopmund
Driving Swakopmund - Walvis Bay
Drive from Swakopmund in the
direction of Walvis Bay on the B1. At the Total Service Station turn right into
Langstrand. Turn left into 1st Road, drive to the end of 1st Road and turn right
Driving Walvis Bay - Swakopmund
Walvis Bay in the direction of Swakopmund on the B1. At the Total Service
Station turn left into Langstrand. Turn left into 1st Road, drive to the end of
1st Road and turn right into Lalandi.