With Gondwana it is affordable to travel Namibia - even for holidaymakers from Southern Africa. 
Special discounts are available to Namibian and SADC citizens with a Gondwana Card.
Average income in Namibia and the SADC countries is significantly lower than in Europe or North America. With the Gondwana Card we want to enable more people from Namibia and the region at large to travel the country - in order to increase awareness within society of the value of nature and its gentle utilisation for tourism.


The Gondwana Card for SADC citizens including Permanent/Temporary Residence Permit holders:
  • 40 percent discount on accommodation (excl. camping)
  • 25 percent discount on dinner
  • 25 percent discount on Canyon Mule Trekking tours

The Gondwana Card for Namibian citizens including Permanent/Temporary Residence Permit holders:
  • 50 percent discount on accommodation (excl. camping)
  • 25 percent discount on dinner
  • 25 percent on Canyon Mule Trekking tours

Terms & Conditions

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. By accessing this website you agree to be bound by the below terms and conditions. These terms and conditions are subject to change in our sole discretion and the latest version of these terms and conditions will be the version that is published on this website from time to time. Cardholders will not be individually notified of any changes hereto. Changes to these terms and conditions will not affect any confirmed booking already paid for.

GONDWANA CARD FEES

* The fees are relevant to all applications
* Lost cards will have to be re-applied for
* Gondwana cards have an expiry date of five years from date of issue.
* Adults (14 years and older) - N$ 200
* Children from the ages of 6 up to 13 - N$ 100
* Children under the age of 6 - No cards required
* Each Family member needs to have their own Gondwana Card


DISCOUNTS AND REFUNDS

* Cardholders only qualify for the discounts referred to herein if reservations and payments are made directly. Cardholders do not qualify for any discounts if reservations are made via a travel agent or tour operator (This includes online tour operators and booking platforms).
* Adults (14 years and older): Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis (excluding camping): The rates as published from time to time on the Gondwana website less 50 percent for Namibian citizens and residents.
* Adults (14 years and older): Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis (excluding camping): The rates as published from time to time on the Gondwana website less 40 percent for SADC countries' citizens and residents.
* Children from the ages of 6 up to 13 years: The children rates for accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis (excluding camping) as published from time to time on the Gondwana website less 50 percent Namibian citizens and residents.
* Children from the ages of 6 up to 13 years: The children rates for accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis (excluding camping) as published from time to time on the Gondwana website less 40 percent for SADC countries' citizens and residents.
* Children under the age of 6 stay free of charge.
* Accommodation: The rates as published from time to time on the Gondwana website less 25 percent for both Namibian citizens and residents and citizens and residents of SADC countries. (Canyon Mule Trekking included in activities)
* No discounts will be granted on any bookings prior to the issue of the Gondwana Card.
* No existing bookings will be amended during or after the Cardholder's travels. Only bookings after the date of issue of the Card will qualify for discount.
* Refunds: Refunds will only be done after the Cardholder has traveled. Proof from the Cardholder in the form of a cancelled cheque, an official bank letter, a bank statement or an officially signed letter on a letter head, must accompany all refunds.

GENERAL

* The Gondwana Card may be used throughout the year for:
        * all the accommodation facilities of the Gondwana Collection except for Geister Schlucht Cabin
        * dinner at the said facilities and
        * activities at the said facilities (including Canyon Mule Trekking).
* Bookings are subject to availability.
* The temporary cards are only valid for the duration of the work permit/visa provided at the time of application.
* It is preferable that accommodation bookings are made and paid in advance in order to avoid disappointment.
* Bookings for the Canyon Mule Trekking have to be made and paid at least 90 days in advance.
* Any advance bookings shall only be confirmed upon receipt of payment.
* Bookings made directly on arrival at any of the accommodation facilities have to be paid in full at the facility.
* On arrival at the accommodation facilities the Cardholder has to present his/her Gondwana card and positive proof of identification matching the Gondwana Card.
* Meals and activities (except Canyon Mule Trekking) are to be booked and paid at the accommodation facility.
* The Gondwana Card is not transferrable.
* The validity of card numbers will be verified in respect of all bookings.
* We reserve the right to refuse or withdraw any Gondwana Card where we reasonably believe, at our sole discretion, that the Gondwana Card has been misused or abused.
ONLINE BOOKINGS

* Accommodation facilities of the Gondwana Collection can be booked online at www.gondwana-collection.com
* In order to ensure your online discount, Cardholders must use their user name and password with the login on the website.
* Use your user name and password which you have received with the Gondwana card.
* If you have lost or forgotten your user name or password, you can request the same by e-mail from info@gondwana-card.com, quoting your card number in your request.
* Online bookings for several people can only be accepted if valid Gondwana Card numbers are entered for all persons.

CANCELLATION POLICY

A Cancellation fees of 10% is payable for Gondwana Card applications after payment has been received. 

INFORMATION

Further information on our standard rates, accommodation facilities and activities please go to www.gondwana-collection.com
Further information on our children policy please go to www.gondwana-collection.com
Further information on our Canyon Mule Trekking cancellation policy please go to www.gondwana-collection.com
Further information on our cancellation policy please go to www.gondwana-collection.com

OTHER ADVANTAGES

* By accepting these Terms and Conditions you will receive a monthly electronic newsletter to keep you updated on the latest developments in the group.
* You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
The process of issuing the Gondwana Card usually takes 5 working days. Your card will be issued by our office in Windhoek or mailed to you by post.

Gondwana Collection
Nelson Mandela Avenue 42 (Entrance on Kwame Nkrumah Street)
P.O. Box 80205, Klein-Windhoek
Tel  +264 (0)61 230066
Fax +264 (0)61 251863
info(at)gondwana-card.com

Our banking details

Gondwana Travel Centre (PTY)
First National Bank of Namibia
Account number: 62242 791 350
Branch code: 281872
Swift code: FIRNNANX

For payments from RSA kindly use the universal banking code 282672. [only SADC registrations]

Accommodation

Stay, Save and Smile!

The Gondwana Collection consists of good-quality, affordable accommodation establishments, all of them in the vicinity of Namibia's main attractions. Accommodation establishments in the south are in fact situated in Gondwana's private nature reserves where guests can experience Namibia's four deserts: the Kalahari, Nama Karoo, Succulent Karoo and Namib Desert.

Activities

Be Adventurous with Gondwana

Furthermore, Gondwana offers exciting tours and trails:
  • from nature reserve to nature reserve through the four deserts of Namibia (Gondwana Four Deserts Tour)
  • trekking tours with or without mules in the upper reaches of the Fish River Canyon (Canyon Mule Trekking)
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