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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is a wonderful experience which started with an exciting drive to the Hotel. Fantastic way to see seals and flamingos in the wild being isolated from it all. Charming staff and delicious food. Confortable and spacious bedrooms. Have already recommended this unique experience to some friends.

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 2 nights at Pelican Point Lodge and really enjoyed our stay. The staff are really friendly, helpful and efficient. The food was great too. Its an adventurous 4x4 drive to the lodge and the lodge is quite remote and peaceful. We were upgraded to the 'Captain's Cove' suite which was absolutely stunning. We did a kayak tour in...

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Pelican P, Manager at Pelican Point Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Maggie, Thank you very much for your kind words. It is always nice to hear that we are doing a good job. I also want to mention that we are looking at solar solutions to have warm water and power throughout the day. So in the future we will be able to offer you a hot shower when you...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two incredible nights at this Lodge. It is remote and beautiful. The rooms are great and our room, the Captains Cabin like nothing else we have encountered. The linens, towels etc are quality. Wow it was perfect, quiet, meditative and just special. Please stay away if you are seeking a party or adrenaline venue, it is the total...

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Pelican P, Manager at Pelican Point Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you ver much for your kind review, We're happy to read that you have fully enjoyed your stay with us. Hoping to welcome you back one day, kindest Regards from all of us at Pelican Point!

Newport, Rhode Island
Reviewed 1 December 2016

You drive and drive on a gravel road then hit the sand. Have to deflate tires and then keep going. At the very tip a lighthouse and the hotel. Nice rooms but the toilet area is weird - no privacy. Comfy beds. Good views. Food good but ran out of staples like butter. Kayaking great fun and seals are everywhere...

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Pelican P, Manager at Pelican Point Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review, it is always great to read about our guests' experiences. We hope to welcome you back one day and in the meantime we'll have an brainstorm on how we can make the toilets more private inside our open-plan bathrooms. Kindest Regards, The Pelican Point Lodge - Team

Knutsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2016

A challenging drive in; a real 4x4 adventure, An awe inspiring location; truly beautiful. A comfortable, relaxing stay. A surprise room upgrade. A unique, memorable experience. Highly recommended. Disappointing that only the most expensive red on the wine list was available, perhaps being made aware of this when handing over the wine list would remove the awkward situation thereafter,

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Pelican P, Manager at Pelican Point Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Shonaj, Thank you so much for your review, it is always great to read about our guests' experiences. We're happy read that you've enjoyed your stay. We are sorry about the wine-stock, this should not happend and we will make sure this does not happen in the future, we'll make sure all wines in all price-ranges are in stock,...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

From the moment we were picked up it felt unique.... The journey to the lodge was quite something with a great welcome on arrival... The environment was cosy and the food just perfect.. The surrounding area is also worth exploring so glad we stayed here would love to revisit one day.

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Pelican P, Manager at Pelican Point Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Linda, Thank you so much for your review, it is always great to read about the experiences of our guests. We're happy to see that you've enjoyed your stay. Kindest Regards, The Pelican Point Lodge - Team

Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

My very comprehensive review was submitted to you at Trip Advisor back in September. I had promised the hotel (Pelican Point) that I would be sending them a very good review because my wife and I had enjoyed a wonderful two nights at the hotel back in August this year. Unfortunately you do not seem to have shown this review...

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Middlesex
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Yes, one cannot deny that the location is remote and ethereal, but you are stuck on the spit, as Walvis Bay is a 45 minute drive away. Apart from going for a walk on the beach to look at a shipwreck, as well as look at the noisy (and extremely smelly!) seals, there is not much else to do. The...

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Pelican P, Manager at Pelican Point Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. BTow, Thank you very much for your review, we are sorry to ready that you did not fully enjoy your stay with us. The remoteness of our location is for many of our guests (as you will read in other reviews) a plus-point, especially if you want to get away from the busy cities like Swakopmund or Walvisbay....

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The hotel in located in a beautiful spot in a peninsula in front of Walvis Bay. The place has some kind of uniqueness, as you face the ocean and seals colonies but: - on one side there the seals, but turn your head and you will see oil platforms and many cargos which is a lot less poetic and romantic...

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Pelican P, Manager at Pelican Point Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Cliistro, Thank you very much for your review and for staying at Pelican Point Lodge. Please allow me to revert to some of your remarks. The location overlooking the Atlantic Ocean on the one side and the Walvis Bay with its harbor on the other side are still better than any other view you will get along the Skeleton...

Franschhoek, South Africa
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The lodge is so unique, which made it such an attraction for us. Situated on a spit of desert sand blown land, in a protected national park, surrounded by thousands of seals, jackals, gulls, cormorants etc. However, the lodge website is a faint reality of the experience we had. The food on the website was nothing like we ate. A...

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Pelican P, Owner at Pelican Point Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Travelnut, Thank you very much for your review! As you wrote in your review, I've been at the lodge myself as the owner, working with my team and manager for the past two months. We are pleased to announce that the TLC has been given and Pelican Point Lodge is back at running a tight ship. The small problems...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the semi-remote solitude of a peninsula overlooking the ocean, the bay and entry port of Walvis Bay, a lighthouse breaks the horizon signaling that home is nearby. Pelican Point Lodge aims to extend professional individual service, in this exclusive and unique setting surrounded by sea and sand, guaranteeing your privacy and comfort in 9 luxury en-suite rooms, with private balconies. The presidential suite/honeymoon suite offers a breathtaking 360˚ view. Tranquility will strike the soul with inward relaxation and peace and guests will experience the opportunity to come in close contact with cape fur seal colonies, dolphins, whales, sunfish, endangered Damara tern, jackals, flamingos and pelicans. With the provision of luxury accommodation and dining to tantalize, all coupled with exclusive activities that are on offer, living the experience of Pelican Point Lodge is simply to die for! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Point Lodge

Address: Pelican Point Peninsula, Walvis Bay, Namibia
Region: Namibia > Erongo Region > Walvis Bay
Price Range: RM2,686 - RM2,918 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Pelican Point Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All rooms offer views. The Captain's Cove suite is the best one :)”
 of 5 bubbles maggie_oakly, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room with good views in main building”
 of 5 bubbles DJE0210, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If your budget allows it, ask for the Captains Cove with a 360 degree view!”
 of 5 bubbles AtelierAfrica, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have great views - probably better on an upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles HenryK728, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are with a sea view, but the top room is the best as it has a 360 degree view”
 of 5 bubbles marilena346, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
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