The Protea Hotel Pelican Bay is situated in Walvis Bay just south of Swakopmund and overlooks one of the most significant wetland areas on the African Coastline, the Walvis Bay Lagoon; declared a Ramsar site to ensure its protection. The Protea Pelican Bay Hotel is a four star hotel and offers comfortable en-suite rooms as well as a multitude of activities in the area to choose from.
Walvis Bay offers a multitude of activities and excursions in the area; including, Desert Quad biking, Dolphin Cruises, Sea Kayaking, Waterskiing, Hiking, Rowing, Golf and Sailing. Nearby activities include Squash, Horse-riding as well as a Gym/Health Centre. Flamingo and Dolphin watching are popular tourist attractions. A nearby Yacht Club is also available. The distance from Walvis Bay to Swakopmund is approximately 20km, a 30 minute drive.