Terms & Conditions
These are the terms and conditions of any contact between Roam Serengeti Safaris (the services providers) and you (all persons traveling with us, named on a booking). They are very important, so please take time to read them. Confirmation of travel with Roam Serengeti Safaris implicates that you have read, fully understood and agreed to the terms and conditions described below.
If you have any questions or doubts, please contact us.
BOOKING AND PAYMENT
Overnight accommodation as specified, national park and game reserve entrance fees, overland transportation, domestic air transportation where indicated, drivers and guides fees (not tips) three meals per day as specified, unlimited mineral water during safari (not at the lodges/camps), unlimited game drives.
DESCRIPTIONS AND SERVICE
CANCELLATION & REFUNDS
Cancellation received more than 45 days prior to tour start date, loss of 50% of the deposit.
Cancellation received less than 45 days prior to tour start date, loss of 55% of total cost.
Should you become sick prior your Safari Roam Serengeti Safaris will be willing to return most of your payment for safari except we will reduce the hotel and DPO costs.
Cancellation by Roam Serengeti Safaris:
After this we will not cancel your tour unless it is for a reason outside our control. In such circumstances we will offer you the choice of an alternative holiday if available, or full refund.
If we have to cancel your holiday we will offer you:
Arrangements of a similar nature, standard and price, if available.
Arrangements of a lower standard, whereby the difference in price will be refunded.
More expensive arrangements, whereby the difference in price will be paid by you.
A full refund.
Should you wish to make alterations to a confirmed booking, we will do our best to make the alterations, although it may not always be possible.
Roam Serengeti Safaris reserves the right to alter confirmed bookings. Whilst this is not common, sometimes is necessary. We will try our best to make sure that the alterations is to a higher standard of services. Due to the nature of the holiday, arrangements and itineraries need to be flexible and we will attempt to inform you as soon as possible of any changes.
In the case of significant alterations, you will be informed as soon as possible and be provided with 4 alternatives:
a) Arrangements of a similar nature, standard and price, if available.
b) Arrangements of a lower standard, whereby the difference in price will be refunded.
c) More expensive arrangements, whereby the difference in price will be paid by you.
d) Cancellation with a full refund
Alterations by third parties
Roam Serengeti safaris has no direct control over its suppliers. Where the supplier makes significant alterations, we will attempt to inform you as soon as possible but accept no liability for such changes. In this case the above terms and conditions (6.2.2) will be applicable.
Alterations due to circumstances beyond our control in the event of unforeseeable circumstances outside of our control such as road closures, bad weather, problems with national parks or hotels and security considerations, strikes, sickness, war, quarantine, force majeure, political unrest, natural disasters, changes imposed by rescheduling or cancellation of flights by an airline or main charterer, or acts of God, it may also be necessary to alter itineraries and services.
In the event of any of the above, you will be responsible for any additional costs incurred although some costs may be recoverable from your insurance policy, depending on the terms.
However, Roam Serengeti Safaris will try their level best to find the best and least expensive solution. We accept no liability for costs or damages resulting from such circumstances.
Roam Serengeti safaris accepts no responsibility for any illness, injury, death, loss or damage of any nature to persons or property arising directly or indirectly from any aspect of your tour.
We do our best to ensure that all tours, activities and services are properly arranged and conducted as advertised. However, while we only deal with suppliers (eg. hotels, lodges, flights etc) that have good reputation, we do not have direct control over services provided by them and therefore Roam Serengeti Safaris cannot be held responsible for errors of such suppliers.
While we do our best to maintain highest level of safety, travel and adventure have inherent risks associated with them and clients participate at their own risk.
Roam Serengeti safaris accepts no liability for unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, including flight delays/cancellations, detention, annoyance, force majeure, war or threat of war, riots, civil disturbances, terrorist acts, border closure, acts of government or other authorities, strikes, thefts, epidemics, road closures, industrial disputes, natural or nuclear disaster, extreme weather conditions, fire, technical and/or mechanical problems to transport (however, in case of mechanical problem, we will provide our clients with rescue vehicle as soon as possible).It is the responsibility of the client to ensure that he/she and his/her dependents all have the appropriate passports, visas, travel permits, health certificates and other required documentation.
MEDICAL & TRAVEL DOCUMENTS
You are responsible for all requirements concerning medical vaccinations and certificates, precautions against malaria, visas, international currency and passports, and Roam Serengeti Safaris accept no liability if such requirements have not been correctly arranged by you.
It is also your responsibility to report on time for all transport arrangements and to ensure that you have all travel tickets & documents. We cannot be held responsible for any additional costs if you fail to do so and in the case of passengers being refused entry by any immigration or other authority, all repatriation costs are to be borne by the passenger.
Assurance of safari by Roam Serengeti Safaris:
We are responsible to make sure regardless whatever that may happen to your safari guide you will still carry on with your trip to the end, Incase your safari guide become sick while you are on safari my God forbid death we will be sure to send you another guide within 12-24hrs to continue with your trip.
The authority of the guide and/or driver will be final at all times – this is for your own safety and the well being of your fellow travelers.
You must always comply with local laws and regulations.
We reserve the right to refuse any person participation in the tour, or refuse their continuation in the tour and neither Roam Serengeti Safaris or the supplier will be liable for resulting expenses and no refunds will be given. This very rare incident is only likely to happen when behavior is deemed likely to cause danger, inconvenience or hazard to the tour or any third party.
Suppliers have their own booking conditions and you will be bound by these so far as the relevant supplier is concerned. Some of these conditions may limit or exclude liability on the part of the relevant supplier.