TERMS & CONDITIONS
Bookings and Payment
Upon booking, a non-refundable deposit of 50% of the tour cost is immediately payable to BushBreaks & More…. Final payment is due no later than four weeks prior to departure. Full payment is due immediately for all bookings made less than four weeks prior to departure. Full documentation can only be released upon receipt of final payment.
All prices quoted on the BushBreaks & More... website are 'cash discounted'. Payment is required by EFT, (bank transfer). In the case of an overseas bank transfer an administration fee of R 400.00 per payment will be charged.
No quotation issued and/or accepted, or booking made (whether provisional or final) shall be binding on BushBreaks & More... unless and until a final invoice has been issued, full payment has been received as set out above and BushBreaks & More... has confirmed the necessary in writing to complete the transaction.
The following fees will be charged for cancellation:
• Upon making a reservation - 50% of the Tour price
• Four weeks prior to departure - 100% of the Tour price
• Cancellation and curtailment insurance is available through your travel agent.
Amendment and Administration Fee
Where any alteration or amendment is made to a confirmed booking, an administration fee shall be levied and all costs, including cancellation fees incurred as a result thereof, shall be for the client's account.
Please note that there may be a slight increase on all rates / quotes received due to the recent change in the South African VAT legislation. VAT will increase from 14% to 15% from the 1st April 2018.
BushBreaks & More... will do their utmost to honour prices quoted and published. However, where increases are as a result of currency fluctuations, airfare increases, hoteliers' increases, taxes and other factors beyond BushBreaks & More... control do arise, surcharges will be made to cover such increases. It is essential that the client checks there have been no changes in price, prior to making final payment.
Any prices quoted on by BushBreaks & More... shall not be binding on it unless and until a final invoice is issued on which payment must be made.
Only the price/s reflected on a valid BushBreaks & More... invoice/s shall be final and binding, unless an obvious or innocent mistake has been made, in which event BushBreaks & More... shall replace the invoice in question and notify the client accordingly.
Upon receipt of final payment, further to it having issued a final invoice, BushBreaks & More... will guarantee the price of land arrangements, including accommodation and road transfers (if required). Airfares are subject to the prices and conditions quoted by the airlines and cannot be guaranteed by BushBreaks & More....Should any unavoidable price increases or additional charges be effected by the airlines, principal or third parties, BushBreaks & More… shall be entitled to recover such costs from the client on invoice to this effect.
Liability of BushBreaks & More...
The client / passenger accepts any and all risks associated with his or her intended excursion / travel plans to the venue in question, and whilst at such venue as a guest of the principal.
As agent - BushBreaks & More... act only as booking agents for the principals and accordingly accept no liability for any loss or damage which any client or passenger may suffer, as a result of the failure of such principals to fulfil their obligations, whether in relation to travel arrangements, medical care, accommodation, facilities, package features or otherwise. For damages - Neither BushBreaks & More..., nor any person acting for, through or on behalf of BushBreaks & More..., shall be liable for any loss, damages, accidents, delay, death or inconvenience to any person or his or her luggage or other property, howsoever caused or which may arise as a result of the negligence or any act or omission on the part of BushBreaks & More... or its principals.
BushBreaks & More… does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of information posted on its website, in respect of any principal’s or third party’s offering, and accepts no liability in this regard. It is the client’s responsibility to confirm any package inclusions or restrictions as per the final documentation presented by BushBreaks & More… once final payment has been made.
Cancellation by BushBreaks & More...
BushBreaks & More... reserve the right to and shall be entitled to cancel any tour or product sold prior to departure, and in such case BushBreaks & More... shall be obligated to refund all amounts received by it to the client/passenger, who shall have no further claim of whatsoever nature against BushBreaks & More... arising out of such cancellation.
Responsibility of Passengers
Travel documents and visas
All travel documents, visas, package inclusions and exclusions and all contact details are the client's responsibility and must be checked by the client prior to departure to ensure accuracy and validity. It is the responsibility of the client to contact the principal in regard to collections / transfers to and from any venue, and BushBreaks & More… will not be liable for any delays, late pick up or drop off. The client shall be responsible for all costs, should visas or travel documentation not be accepted. Travel documentation includes: passports, vouchers and airline tickets.
Insurance and health requirements
The client warrants that he/she will take out adequate Medical and Travel insurance for his/her travel arranged through BushBreaks & More... and will receive all vaccinations and inoculations as may be required.
Amendments by the client
No waivers, indulgence or amendment hereto shall be binding on BushBreaks & More..., unless reduced to writing and signed on behalf of BushBreaks & More... by one of its authorised members.
The clients' tickets in use by the airline, or by other carriers concerned when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the airline and the purchaser of such tickets and/or passengers. Where independent charter companies are contracted, they shall be solely responsible for all flying safety and insurance requirements.
All expenses (hotel accommodation, cancellation fees etc.) in relation to unscheduled extension caused by flight delays, bad weather, strikes or any other cause which is beyond the control of BushBreaks & More..., will be for the client's account. Extra expenses incurred as a result of a breakaway shall be for the clients account, and unused services will not be refunded.
The client consents to the jurisdiction of the magistrate's court where any legal dispute arises, notwithstanding that the amount in issue may exceed the limits of such jurisdiction. BushBreaks & More... shall be entitled to proceed to the High Court for any urgent or other relief as it may deem necessary.