While the Hotel Pension Rapmund is no longer in the hands of the Rapmund family, it still retains the friendly and homely atmosphere of a family-run business. Situated in Swakopmund, the Hotel Pension Rapmund offers affordable home from home comforts to travellers keen to explore this fascinating part of Namibia.
The Hotel Pension Rapmund offers 20 standard en suite double rooms, 3 family units and 2 luxury suites. The double rooms all have communal coffee-tea-making facilities and a fridge. Two of the family suites have a small kitchenette (no cooking facilities) while the luxury family unit has a microwave. The Hotel Pension Rapmund has added the luxury Gallery Room, which has a private patio, direct sea view, microwave and tea/coffee-making facilities.
The breakfast offered at the Hotel Pension Rapmund is famous – not only in Swakopmund but also beyond the borders of Namibia. It is a delicious German meal with everything from cereals to specialty meats. The staff at Hotel Pension Rapmund will be delighted to recommend the Brauhaus – a restaurant offering German delicacies – for dinner. Since the Hotel is centrally situated in Swakopmund, there are a number of excellent establishments close by.
Other facilities offered by the Hotel include a laundry, secure parking and safe to store valuables. You can buy Namibian beer, wine and soft drink in the lounge – an ideal place to relax after a busy day.
Swakopmund offers a myriad of interesting activities to suit all tastes and preferences. Apart from the rich German colonial history of the town, evident in the many beautiful old buildings in grand style, Swakopmund also offers something for nature lovers, adrenalin junkies and keen photographers. The age-old Welwitschia plants around town, haunting coastline and lunar landscape of the Messum Crater, desert tours, trips to the seal colony at Cape Cross, sky diving, quad bike excursions and even sandboarding down a steep dune at 80 km/h – Swakopmund is the place to visit.