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ulinda7 Feb 29th, 2016 02:54 PM

NAMIBIA rent a car from Windhoek Airport
 
Two of us from Australia , wish to rent a small car to travel from Windhoek Airport To ETOSHA
National park and return to Windhoek airport. Accommodation booked for six nights.
Kindly advice re reliable rental companies. Will stick to main roads. Any information will be
greatly appreciated. Thanks. Uninda7

DarrenHumphrys Mar 1st, 2016 11:16 PM

Howzit Uninda7,

We always rent our vehicles through Around About Cars, an agency located in Cape Town that has negotiated pretty good rates with some of the national franchises...see http://www.aroundaboutcars.com/windhoek-car-hire

Happy travels,
Darren Humphrys

NHazel Mar 8th, 2016 11:50 PM

HI
yea you can get a car on rent from any car rental company if you have proper and complete documentation.
I will suggest you Atlantic Choice its very cheap and also offering very low rates throughout the year. no cancellation amendment charges or even no card fee.
hope so my answer will help you.
thanks.
have a safe journey

ulinda7 Mar 11th, 2016 07:15 PM

Hello Darren and Hello NHazel.

Many thanks for your replies. shall contact them. Ulinda7

europe2011 Apr 20th, 2016 09:41 AM

Ulinda7- Thank you for posting this. We are also going to rent a car for our trip in November.

Can anyone let me know if we would need a 4x2 or 4x4? What do you all recommend?

DarrenHumphrys Apr 22nd, 2016 12:11 PM

Howzit europe2011,

If you're traveling the 'main' routes (which are still largely non-tarred roads) then a 4x2 will be fine, and a 4x2SUV even moreso to just give you that extra bit of clearance if you encounter some corrugations.
I'm guiding a mother and son for two weeks and we are traveling very comfortably in a 4x2 Renault Duster.

Happy travels,

Darren

psychotours Jul 31st, 2016 04:43 AM

New to the forum. Please bear with me. I'm traveling with a 13 & 9 year old and interested in a top loaded, 2 tent 4wd. What companies do you suggest? Also as a first timer to Africa. What vaccinations are required? The travel guides say we are good if traveling from the US.

janisj Jul 31st, 2016 08:16 AM

Welcome to Fodors Psychotours. I would start a new thread of your own w/ your specific questions instead of piggybacking on an old thread.


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