The event venue for WorldSkills Africa 2022 Swakopmund is ‘The Dome’. With is distinctive white arched roof and striking towers, features a bold design that alludes to the town’s architectural past. The structure has become a visual icon which keeps surprising one from various vantage points around town, and while the size of the building dominates its surroundings, the venue itself has become the sports, lifestyle, events and business hub for the Namibian nation at the coast.

This multi-functional facility has 6 levels to serve the sport, business and leisure community. A range of retail stores and restaurants operate on the ground floor. The first floor is home to all the sports clubs, a co-working business hub and an entrepreneurs academy. The second floor houses a state-of-the-art healthand training centre, spa and an indoor swimming pool. The modern hotel boasts 34 suites that can accommodate up to 80 persons on level 3. The conference centre on levels 4 and 5 offers both local and international clients a holistic conferencing experience.

Aerial View

The Dome’s distinctive design offers unique vantage points of Swakopmund and surroundings

Indoor Sport

The Dome’s indoor centre can house up to 8-thousand people with ease


The two-floor conference facility is a unique venue ideal for large corporate events and exhibitions.


Contemporary and sophisticated, accommodation facilities at The Dome caters for the corporate and leisure markets

Fact Box


6200 square meter

Conference Capacity

600 people


7 executive suites

Outside Decks

350 people


25 meter indoor heated


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