Onguma the Fort
Onguma the Fort is unlike any other, the only one of its kind in Namibia. This lodge in Onguma Game Reserve is built in exactly the right spot. This is to give guests probably one of the best sunset views in the whole of Namibia. Onguma the Fort overlooks the beautiful scarceness of the Etosha Pans. The pan is decorated only with its wild animals and hundreds of Camel Thorn trees.
Upon arriving at Onguma the Fort, you will be received by the friendly staff. You will also see massive raw walls, stunning stone cladded features and a huge tower. The tower has the views toward Etosha and Fisher’s Pan. Onguma the Fort will surprise you at every corner. There is a classical African feel combined with a touch of Moroccan and Indian flavors. It is characterized by a selection of the most beautiful antique windows and doors.
Accommodation at Onguma the Fort
Onguma the Fort consists of 11 mini Suites and 1 honeymoon Suite. All the suites are situated adjacent to the Main Fort. They extend on both sides to the south and the north. Every mini Suite is completely private and about 50 meters apart from one another. It is equipped with a bar fridge, and an air cooling system for those warmer days. The spacious bathroom has both an inside shower as well as an outside shower area. From every area of the room, wooden decks lead you towards the outside seating area. There are sun loungers for just relaxing and enjoying the extraordinary view.
The one and only Sultan Suite is situated inside the Main Tower of the main complex. It has a large beautifully designed bedroom that leads into a lounge area. This takes you out onto a small private viewing deck. The lounge is equipped with a satellite television system, a bar fridge and telephone facilities. For those warm evenings, you have an air cooling system as well. The large bathroom has a wonderful open shower area. It also features a bath in which to relax and reflect upon your day’s experiences.
Go and experience the wildness of the bush in its entire splendor. Here you will partake in the sights and sounds that will stay with you for a long time. Be constantly surrounded by raw beauty inside and out. Onguma the Fort a place you will not want to leave.
Cancellation / Prepayment
PAYMENT & RESERVATIONS POLICY
Reservation and confirmation of a room at Onguma the Fort has requirements. Clients are required to pay 50% down payment for the requested services. The balance will be required at least 14 days prior to your date of arrival.
African Safari Tour will hold a reservation for up to seven days at a client's request. This is to allow the client time to send a deposit payment. This is if Onguma the Fort booking are over a month prior to the service. This must be received before we can confirm your booking. If confirmation is not received within the seven days all blocked rooms at Onguma the Fort will be automatically released for re-sale. The full amount of the service must be made within 14 days of date of arrival at Onguma the Fort. As for bookings within a month of service, full payment shall be requested for. This will be required before confirmation of Onguma the Fort is undertaken.
All cancellations must be received in writing. This will take effect from the date received by African Safari Tour. The following cancellation charges will apply.
More than 56 days before departure: No cancellation fee
56-49 days before departure: 25%
48-29 days before departure: 35%
28-0 days before departure: 100%
The non-issuing of an invoice or non-payment of deposit will not exempt passengers from these cancellation and administration fees. We regret we can make no exception to the charges and strongly recommend that insurance is taken out to cover cancellation fees. These cancellation charges can vary subject to the trading terms of our suppliers.
Children and extra beds
Children older than 2 years are welcome at Onguma the Fort. One child from 2 to 11.9 years is charged 50 % of the room stay per night and person in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds for children in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Accepted credit cards
Visa Card, MasterCard, American Express