IMPORTANT NOTICE These terms and conditions
contain clauses appearing in similar font / text style to this clause and which
the risk or liability of RCI® or another
- constitute an
assumption of risk or liability by you or your
- impose an obligation
on you or your guests to indemnify RCI® or any other person for any
- be an acknowledgement
of a fact by you or your guests
These clauses are important and your
attention is specifically drawn to their contents.
terms and conditions of RCI® membership set out the legally binding
agreement between Vacation Exchanges International (Proprietary) Limited, trading as RCI®
and each person who applies and is
accepted for membership of RCI® ("Members" or
"you/your"). RCI® (Africa) is a South African company
owned by Wyndham Destination Network, a division of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation,
a public company resident in the United States of America and listed on the New
York Stock Exchange (WYN:NSE). RCI® (Africa) is the licensed
operator of various Wyndham brands for the Republic of South Africa and all of
sub-Saharan Africa, including, Cape Verde, Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius,
Mayotte, Reunion, Sao Tome & Principe, Seychelles and Zanzibar.
agreement is a separate and distinct agreement from your timeshare weeks/points
purchase agreement with the developer, seller or reseller of timeshare
interests at a RCI® affiliated timeshare resort or points club.
does not accept responsibility for any representations made by a third party
with regard to the RCI® vacation exchange system, or any aspect of RCI®
membership, products or services.
1.4 The RCI®
vacation exchange system, membership, products and services are designed to
give variety and flexibility to your timeshare weeks/points ownership, and are
separate products and services from your timeshare weeks/points club ownership
products and services.
terms and conditions are applicable to you, your companions, your guests
("Guests") and everyone travelling with your Guests, who utilize the
benefits of any and/or all programmes, products and services offered by RCI®
to its Members. You undertake to ensure that all of your Guests who are
eighteen years or older are aware of, and familiar with, these terms and conditions and
that they agree to adhere to them and that you bear
the risk of any failure on your or their part, in this respect.
products and services that may be offered through RCI® by third
parties may be subject to separate terms and conditions.
1.7 It is
in our interest and yours that you and your Guests should understand these
terms and conditions. We have tried
to write them in plain and understandable language. If there is anything in
these terms and conditions that you or
your Guests do not understand, please bring it to our attention and we will
endeavour to clarify these for you or your Guests.
terms and conditions will apply to all standard RCI® vacation
exchange and rental holiday programmes, products and services. These terms and
conditions will also apply in amplification of any terms and conditions that
may appear on any specific advertised offer and to the extent that there is a
conflict between the two, these terms and conditions will always take