Who is HAN

The Hospitality Association of Namibia has since its inception in 1987, grown from an initial 16 members to a total of close to 400 members.

H·A·N represents the full spectrum of the hospitality industry, from hotels, to guest houses, guest farms, lodges, rest camps, restaurants, conference centers and catering services.

Over the years, more and more tourism and hospitality related businesses also joined the Hospitality Association, making H·A·N a true umbrella-body and an important factor in the tourism & hospitality industry of Namibia in general.

Our Vision

To be recognized as the flagship representative body of the Namibian Hospitality Industry and to promote and protect the collective interests of its members.

Our Mission

H·A·N is committed to optimizing the full potential of the Namibian Hospitality Sector and to serve its members’ needs and building partnerships.

To achieve its mission, HAN works within an acceptable behaviour framework which is expressed though the HAN’s five (5) foundational values of 1. Service, 2. Excellence,  3. Respect, 4. Value and 5. Ethics (serve).


Our aims & objectives

  • Priority to all H·A·N members: Quality, service and value for money
  • True umbrella-body for the hospitality sector
  • Establish internationally acceptable standards of quality
  • Minimizing the lack of well-trained and qualified staff within the hospitality industry in Namibia
  • Involve all sectors of the community in the hospitality industry
  • Promotes the common interests of its members towards
  • The Government & Public Sector
  • The Private Sector
  • Commitment to Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment



Click on the link below to download the Hospitality Association of Namibia constitution.


Meet our executive team

Meet the team behind the Hospitality Association of Namibia.