Mark & Angela Collins – management couple specializing in Safari Lodge,beach lodges & Boutique Guest house management.

Also experienced in the sailing yachting industry / qualified coastal skippers / project management on yacht repairs & yacht building management,yacht brokerage and assesments.

Our belief is 2bfree living life, have an adventure and live your dreams,life is short live it.

Lodge management & marketing couple

Mark & Angela Collins with 18 years specializing in the safari lodge & Boutique Guest houses and Beach Lodges in the travel industry

Our experience is extensive; covering tourism marketing with relationships with all the top operators, every aspect of lodge management, reservation systems, budgets and profit building, staff training, guides and guiding, lodge maintenance with strong focus on guest experience and building occupancy through relationships with the agents. We are very experienced in travel shows and media marketing.

In this competitive industry and difficult times it requires managers that have business and marketing skills and years of experience.

Mark’s strengths are lodge management, tourism marketing & consulting, social media marketing  staff training, business budgeting & financial management & planning to building profits, qualified FGASA nature guide and full trails guide, horseback guide & yacht skipper. Other practical skills are electrical, solar, plumbing and general building maintenance and practically minded – excellent host and people skills.

Angela’s strengths lodge management, tourism marketing & consulting, staff training, reservations systems, data base systems and attention to detail and administration; very good with people, excellent host. Angela is a qualified FGASA nature guide and yacht skipper.

We understand every aspect of the travel industry – lodge management, marketing and the agents / DMC operators locally and internationally, staff training, business building and business guidance to achieving increased occupancy, guiding, hosting clients and have an in-depth knowledge of the travel operators, product managers and buyers of the major travel operator companies and lead players in the travel industry.

We are both fit and healthy, adventurous and love nature and the outdoors, having sailed yachts & built yachts for many years prior to the travel and safari industry. We have travelled & worked with lodges all over southern Africa.

We are now back to the ocean and living on our yacht Goblet a L36 – we love the ocean as well as the bush,the open spaces and the nature that is largely and fortunatly still exists.

Some of our safari adventure pics

Some of our sailing pics 

Contact – Mark & Angela Collins Lodge Management Couple.

If you are looking for a management couple for your safari lodge or boutique guest house & Beach Lodges,we would be happy to have a chat – we also offer relief management and consulting if you need help getting your establishment occupancy up we can help,we have extensive knowledge and data bases of the travel operators /DMC /Agents. 

Call Mark & Angela 0825788591

Email – info@2bfree.co.za

www.2bfree.co.za