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Hotel A la Mer offers accommodation in the heart of Swakopmund, a stone-throw-away from the beach and the historical jetty. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar, and the convenience of secured parking and free WiFi. Certain units feature a seating area where you can relax. A terrace or balcony are featured in certain rooms. The rooms have a private bathroom fitted with a shower. There is luggage storage space at the property. The nearest airport is Walvis Bay Airport, 36 km from the property. Hotel A la Mer is 0.1km from the city centre.

This is our guests' favourite part of Swakopmund, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Hotel A la Mer has been welcoming guests since 17 Jul 2015.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Swakopmund, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info


Free private parking available on-site

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Room type
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • Ingrid
    Rooms very specious & clean. Breakfast buffet very good. Staff very careing
  • Ingrid
    The staff very friendly & helpful. Breakfast is excellent. Very comfortable. Has all a traveller needs
  • Peter
    Large modern room with a nice view. Perfect location close to the beach and resaurants. Very nice and helpful host! Many thanks!
  • Flo
    Location, friendly and professional staff, breakfast quality, clean and modern room.
  • D
    Always a good experience staying at A La Mer. Excellent location. The staff are friendly and accommodating - they made the effort to obtain gluten free bread for my husband. The partial sea-facing rooms are comfortable, modern, and spacious and...
  • Filipe
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    The first room that was given to us was very disappointing, this was not what we had booked nowhere near the description that was given to us by However, I must acknowledge and congratulate them for swift action on moving us to a new...
  • Jacolien
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    Breakfast was good and the location very central and can walk to shops and restaurants.
  • Danie
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    We've had a wonderful stay at the Hotel A la Mer. We enjoyed the view from our balcony on the 3rd floor over the Swakopmund Pier. The rooftop area was wonderful to experience the beautiful sunsets and enjoy a cold one. The breakfast was very good.
  • Jacob
    United StatesUnited States
    We upgraded to the best full seaview room for N$400. It is wonderful, large, and airy. We loved people watching over the jetty and enjoying the waves. The room is full of light and so well appointed. The whole property is large and lovely, with...
  • Sibongile
    South AfricaSouth Africa
    Friendly stuff, even helped me secure my excursions 👌
Quality rating rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Property questions and answers
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  • Hello there, do you have a safe private parking, that is closed? Thanks

    Yes, we have secure parking on the property which can only be accessed through a gate. Night security on the property.
    Answered on 16 February 2021
  • Good afternoon, do you have accommodation for tonight for a couple please?

    Good day, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, we are still able to accommodate you in double luxury or standard room. Kindly give us call to make a boo..
    Answered on 26 February 2021
  • What is the difference between standard rooms vs. superior? We would prefer a room with terrace and sea view. Is breakfast now in the room?

    Only some of our standard rooms have partial sea view from the balcony. This depends entirely upon availability. Tea and coffee facilities. Superior..
    Answered on 17 March 2021
  • Do you have airconditioning in your rooms?

    Usually, here at the coast, one does not need air conditioning, since the cool breeze most of the time. Should it really be warm, we can provide a fa..
    Answered on 2 March 2021
  • Do you have rooms available in your new section, with a sea view? Are you serving a Breakfast at the moment?

    YES, we have rooms available in ANY category. Breakfast buffet is open :-)
    Answered on 8 July 2021
  • Is the price mentioned for the 3 days or per night

    Good day, The total price that you get after selecting your arrival and departure dates should be for all three days, as works it out in..
    Answered on 11 June 2021
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Host Information

Company review score: 9Based on 877 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

We can book any activities in or around Swakopmund, also on short notice.

Property information

Hotel Pension A la Mer is situated in the heart of Swakopmund only 20 seconds away from the beach and historical jetty. With our warm and friendly atmosphere we offer you charming accommodation in your choice of 18 bedrooms, including a sumptuous breakfast. Security and secured parking, as well as free wireless internet is part of the service.

Neighbourhood information

Our hotel is located in within the historic part of Swakopmund, very close to the Atlantic Ocean and city centre. Many restaurant are in walking distance from the hotel

Languages spoken


Property surroundings *

Facilities of Hotel A la Mer
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Luggage storage
  • Executive lounge access
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Safety deposit box
  • Minimarket on site
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • German
  • English

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Hotel A la Mer takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:00 to 19:00


From 06:30 to 10:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Extra bed upon request
Cot upon request

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Cash Hotel A la Mer accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Bar is closed from Sat 13 Mar 2021 until Fri 30 Apr 2021

FAQs about Hotel A la Mer

  • Hotel A la Mer is 200 yards from the centre of Swakopmund. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Hotel A la Mer can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Room options at Hotel A la Mer include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family
    • Twin/Double

  • Hotel A la Mer offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • The nearest beach is just 100 yards from Hotel A la Mer. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at Hotel A la Mer is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

    • The prices at Hotel A la Mer may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.