Windhoek, 1 June 2016 - The Board of Directors of Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) hereby wishes to refer to the newspaper report in the New Era of 27 May 2016 on page 6 titled “two employees arrested for mal-texting NWR boss”.

Board Management

Windhoek, 12 May 2016 – From 27 to 28 April 2016, Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) had its sixth (6th) Strategic Retreat at Gross Barmen. This was in line with previous retreats that have been held since March 2013.

Domestic Traveller
Gerhard about to go on a Game Drive.

Windhoek, 1 April 2016 – When one thinks about travelling, we usually think of it as a costly experience.

Okahandja clean

Windhoek, 17 March 2016 – Over the past two weeks Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) reservation consultants, resort managers

Board Members

Front from left: Leonard Iipumbu (Chairperson), Minister of Environment and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta and Janet Wilson-Moore (Deputy Chairperson).

Windhoek, 15 March 2016 – In the Namibian Newspaper on 10 March 2016 an article under the heading “NWR forced to audit” appears in it. NWR would, however, want to state that the said article does not reflect the accurate picture about the matter reported. Therefore, NWR would like to bring more depth to this article in order to avail the national and international audience an opportunity to have a clearer picture as to what the true facts are about the specific matter reported.

Domestic Traveller

Windhoek, 28 February 2016 – Over the past few weeks the Okaukuejo camp held a clean up campaign in conjunction with the Ministry of Environment and Tourism and some community members within the Etosha National Park with the aim of getting the camp ready for its guests who will be visiting it in the month of March for the Independence Special.

Windhoek, 21 February 2016 – Due to the popularity of our 75% discount last year Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) saw the need to once again offer this special to our clients as a way of saying thank you for their continued support over the past year. During March, all our 21 resorts spread across Namibia excluding campsites will look forward to welcoming you at these really low prices.

Hand shake

Windhoek, 12 February 2016 – It was reported in the Namibian on 11 February 2016 that Mrs. Zelna Hengari faced possible suspension due to some misunderstanding.

28 years of Customer Services

Windhoek, 4 February 2016 – In this day and age where climbing the corporate ladder is what most new employees are focused on its always refreshing to meet someone who has been at their trade for over 28 years and still takes pride in it.

Dear esteemed partner and client,

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) will be present at the Tourism INDABA 2014 in Durban, Albert Luthuli Convention Centre (Durban ICC), and the Durban Exhibition Centere, South Africa, from 10 - 12 May 2014.


Dear esteemed partner and client,

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) will be present at the Namibia's first annual Kiss the Bride Namibian Wedding Expo, taking place on the 18 & 19th April 2014 (Easter weekend) at the Swakopmund Hotel and Entertainment Centre


On behalf of the Board of Directors of Namibia Wildlife Resorts, it gives me great pleasure to inform you that the Honourable Minister of Environment and Tourism Hon. Uahekua Herunga has appointed our third Board of Directors since the implementation of the Cabinet-endorsed Turn-around Strategy. The event took place on 10th January 2013 at the Head Office of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism.

The Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) recently donated Corporate Outfits (Shoes, Pants, Shirts, Jacket and Caps) to Bullet Ya Kaoko, the sole musical representative of Namibia at the World Cup taking place from 12 June 2014 - 13 July 2014 in Brazil. The total value of the donation is N$ 47 697.10.

After thorough research, NWR saw the need to introduce two more cards that will speak towards our clients travelling habits.

In our quest to expose our camps to an international audience, Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) will be hosting a Chinese media delegation consisting of five journalists in order to leverage the opportunity of the 2014 Namibia Tourism Expo, which will be held from 4th to 6th June 2014.

Namibia Wildlife Resorts recently received a visit from 2014 NAMA Male Artist of the Year Gazza. Gazza came to receive his NWR Prize from Zelna Hengari (Acting Managing Director) which is a weekend for two at any of our Resorts.


Windhoek, 16 July 2014 – Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) is proud to announce the appointment of Ms Zelna Hengari as the Managing Director as of the 16th of July 2014.

Duwisib Castle
L-R Namibia Tourism Board (NTB) CEO - Mr. Digu -Naobeb and NWR Managing Director - Ms. Zelna Hengari.

Maltahohe – Hardap Region, 2 August 2014 – After months of renovations by an internal team, Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) officially re-introduced Duwisib Castle back onto the market on 1 August 2014 with the purpose of giving individuals the opportunity to be accommodated in a 19th century Castle.

Windhoek, 16 August 2014 – Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) intends to bring an interesting twist to this year’s Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair (OATF) from the 23rd of August to 31st August 2014. Visitors are encouraged to visit us at the Queen Hall at stand 37 and 38.

NWR Settles Wages

Windhoek, 15 September 2014 – Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) and Namibia Public Workers Union (NAPWU) are delighted to announce the finalisation of the wage negotiations that concluded on the 24th of July 2014 with the final salary agreement being approved on the 12th of September 2014.

Windhoek, 17 September 2014 – After successfully re-introducing two new NamLeisure cards (NamLeisure Plus and NamLeisure Family) at the Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair (OATF), Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) will do the same at the Windhoek Industrial and Agricultural Show from 26 September to 4 October 2014 in the Presidential Hall.

Windhoek, 8 October 2014 – With the re-introduction of Gross Barmen set to take place on 1 December 2014, Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) decided to invite individuals who fancied an opportunity to work at Gross Barmen that is being said is going to become the leading resort in the Otjozondjupa Region.

Windhoek, 18 October 2014 – In keeping up with the modern times, Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) spent four months revamping its website to cater for the ever changing customer needs. We are delighted to mention that the new website will allow our diverse international customers to translate the English content on our website into their own languages to improve understandability. The website will go live this coming Monday (20 October 2014).

Windhoek, 23 November 2014 – With the recent good news from lonely planet rating Namibia as the second best travel destination for 2015 after Singapore, Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) along with the Turkish Embassy decided to embark on an initiative to invite Turkish tour operators for a familiarisation visit. The tour operators arrived today and will depart on 28 November 2014.

Zelna Hengari, NWR MD assists during the clean up campaign.