Main sponsors:

Bank Windhoek

The Bank Windhoek Arts Festival was created with the purpose of establishing a platform for art enjoyment and for artists to discover new possibilities and to gain exposure to new creative energies. Productions integrate art from various disciplines such as theatre, dance, music and visual art.

Ministry of Education, Arts & Culture

The Directorate of Arts in the MOE highly values its partnership with the Swakopmunder Musikwoche because of the profound artistic, educational and social impact of this event.

Metje & Ziegler Group

Metje + Ziegler – Group of Companies To many Namibians, the name of Metje + Ziegler has been around for as long as they can remember. It is this strong tradition that celebrated its centenary year in 2006 and their link: http://www.metjeziegler.com/

Manfred Brand (private donor)


Hotel Pension A La Mer

Hotel Pension A La Mer is situated in the heart of Swakopmund only 20 seconds away from the beach and historical jetty. With our warm and friendly atmosphere, we offer you charming accommodation in your choice of 23 en-suit bedrooms, including a sumptuous breakfast.

Deutsches Haus

Namibia and Swakopmund are names, well linked to Germany, so the Hotel “Deutsches Haus” is part of this circle consisting of many small and large hints you may find anywhere. Like the city itself we want to be part of this synergy between people and buildings which formed the character of Swakopmund since a long time. The Symphathetic business and holidayhotel with the African flair shall provide you with this little feeling of “at home” in Swakopmund and whenever Namibia is coming in your mind, maybe you will remember us.

Hansa Hotel

What you’d never expect in the world’s oldest desert, Namibia’s finest and oldest Hotel. The Hansa Hotel – nestling in the very center of the charming little town of Swakopmund, wrapped in the shape of a timelessly classical building dating from 1905, an integral part of Swakopmund’s architectural heritage, offers you a feeling of being enveloped in a luxurious and sophisticated hospitality with a satisfying blend of both classical athmosphere and truly elegant interior, matched with friendly and personalized service.

Pension Rapmund

Our Hotel was established in 1968 by the Rapmund Family. As from 2008 the new owners Sonja and Enjo Mueller have been operating Hotel Pension Rapmund on a family oriented basis.

Prinzessin Rupprecht

Hotel Prinzessin Rupprecht is well positioned to offer its guests both comfort and convenience. While touring through Namibia, take the opportunity to enjoy a few days at the wonderful coastline of the country. With its friendly and tranquil atmosphere, Hotel Prinzessin Rupprecht looks forward to welcoming you.

Hotel Schweizerhaus

The Hotel has been in the hands of the Anton Family since 1965 and is situated in Namibia’s premier holiday resort, Swakopmund, on the edge of the Namib desert. The Hotel is situated in the heart of Swakopmund and only 5 minutes walk from the main beach area. The view is spectacular.

Zum Kaiser

Exclusive Hotel in the Historic Heart of Swakopmund, perfectly positioned on Sam Nujoma Avenue in the picturesque Swakopmund, the luxurious Hotel Zum Kaiser offers direct access to the beach and the town’s vibrant street life, quaint architecture, shopping and fine dining. This exclusive hotel houses 21 fully air-conditioned bedrooms, each featuring a full en-suite bathroom, television, coffee-and tea making facilities, bar fridge, electronic safe and wireless internet.

Chala Kigi

Magnificent Namib Dune views from our exclusive apartments in Swakopmund Namibia! A marvelous opportunity to experience this metropole of Namibia.

On the border of the desert you can climb the dunes or enjoy a sunset sundowner over the Atlantic Ocean.
All are a walking distance of your exclusive self-catering accommodation.
One being on the first floor, with a magnificent view of dunes and Atlantic ocean, and the other with access to a wonderful Palm garden.


Benguella Enterprises

Pupkewitz Foundation

The Holiday Shop

Goethe Institut

The Goethe Centre in co-operation with the Namibian-German Foundation for Cultural Co-operation is the only German cultural centre in Namibia. Our aim is to promote the German language through language classes and through courses for teachers of ‚German as Foreign Language’. We furthermore thrive to foster intercultural co-operation between Namibia and Germany with a special focus on reconciliation through Arts, Language & Music.
We offer: Language classes, library services, music and arts exhibition platforms.

Municipality of Swakopmund


Pointbreak was established in 1999 as a private equity company. With offices in Windhoek, Swakopmund and Cape Town, we offer Investment Management and Wealth Management services to the private client, corporate and institutional markets. Pointbreak Wealth Management provides a full range of financial services to its long standing Namibian private client base.

Sandy le Roux Design

Philharmonie Baden-Baden

Firmament Musik Verlag und Notenvertriebsgesellschaft mbH

Woermann & Brock Swakopmund

Maerua Superspar


Komnick & Franck


The Hartlief factory’s legacy started in 1946 with a small family butchery in the heart of Windhoek, the capital city of Namibia. The business has since flourished and expanded into a state-of-the art processed meat manufacturer. The Hartlief range of value-added products is available in three main categories: smoked / fermented products, cooked products and a snack range.

African Marketing

Waldschmidt Eggs cc

Private donors:

Marianne Berker
Karin Böhlke
Wolfgang Biederlack
Lissy Gutknecht
Uwe Fischer
Alessandro Alessandroni