Be captivated by the extraordinary beauty and uniqueness of
the Namib Desert and the West Coast of Namibia, while you have a
heart-warming stay at the Fischreiher Guesthouse in Swakopmund.
We offer seven neat en-suites, exquisitely furnished double rooms.
There are five twins and two double beds.
There are two family units. Desert and marine tours with qualified
guides can be arranged from our doorstep.
We are within walking distance from the sea and ten minutes’
drive from the town centre. Come and enjoy an excellent breakfast
and spontaneous hospitality!
Fischreiher Guesthouse Accommodation
The flamingo found around here is the lesser flamingo, one of
6 general species or groups found all over the world. There distinctive
pink colour comes from the shellfish and shrimps that they feed on.
The Pelican is a very large seabird with a distinctive pouch underneath
its beak. Pelicans can grow to a wingspan of 3 meters and can weight up
Pelicans normally feed in groups and are fish-eaters.
The cormorant is a medium to large seabird with dark plumage and their
feet are four-toed and webbed, a distinguished feature of these birds.
They are all fish eaters and can dive up to 45 meters and are good swimmers.
The fischreiher, a large bird that would sometimes be seen stalking its
prey or wait motionless to spear its prey with it's long sharp beak.
They nest in trees and are conspicuous specie usually easily seen or recognized.
The Damara Tern, a small bird with a black head and pale grey back, breeds
on the gravel planes of our coast. Various ways of protecting these interesting
little birds has been put into place.
Some ideas of what to do at Fischreiher Guesthouse
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Directions to Fischreiher Guesthouse:
Arriving from the north (Uis, Henties Bay, Brandberg etc), turn right
into Dr Schwettering Street, then turn into the second street on your
left, fischreiher street, follow the road until you see Guesthouse Fischreiher
on your left. Arriving from Windhoek, drive into town and turn right at
the first traffic light (shoprite centre) follow this road until you get
a traffic circle, turn left into Vrede Rede Street.
Follow Vrede Rede str up to the T-Junction, turn right into fischreiher
street and drive until you see Guesthouse Fischreiher on your right hand
side. Arriving from Walvis Bay, turn right into the first street on your
right, follow the road up to shoprite and from there the same route as
arriving from Windhoek.