SWAKOPMUND MILE 14
Situated in the Dorop National Park, 25 kilometres outside Swakopmund
on the C34 road to the Skeleton Coast, Windpomp 14 (Windmill 14) is the only full self –
catering campsite located right on the beach next to the Atlantic Ocean. Windpomp 14
offers eleven (21) self-catering campsites each with its own toilet, shower,
kitchenette, 220 v electricity and built in BBQ or guest can dine at the iconic Windpomp
14 restaurant and bar famous for its seafood dishes and fresh fish.
Windpomp 14 is situated in the Dorob National Park, 25 kilometres
outside of Swakopmund. It is the only fully self-catering campsite located right on the
beach next to the Atlantic Ocean.
The Dorob National Park covers the central Namib Desert, with the coastal area
well-known as an angler’s paradise. Extensive lichen fields are found north of
Wlotzkasbaken and Cape Cross, while the Messum Crater in the north contains San rock
paintings and archaeological sites from Damara nomads.
The towns of Henties Bay and Swakopmund lie nearby. Swakopmund boasts fascinating German
colonial architecture and a wide selection of great restaurants. It also plays host to a
number of adventure sports. A balloon ride for a view of the breathtaking dunes meeting
the ocean is a must.
Sun Karros Lifestyle Safaris PTY Ltd is a niche company specializing in Public Private
Partnerships (PPPs) and Joint Ventures (JVs) within the Namibian tourism sector. A PPP is a
cooperative agreement between the public sector and the private sector to help governments
leverage the expertise and efficiency of the private sector and raise capital to spur
developments, stimulate the economy and create employment.
A key dimension of these agreements is the development of innovative tourism facilities and the
use of private financing to fund construction and operation management for an agreed period of
time. Profit is distributed equally and the facility is transferred as an asset to the
Windpomp 14 (Windmill 14) is a JV agreement between Sun Karros and Namibia Wildlife Resorts
(NWR), a state-owned enterprise. Sun Kaross have invested in excess of N$10 Million in the
repositioning and renovation of the Windpomp 14 Restaurant and Campsites.