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Vacancy: Back-office & admin position

Are you a detail-orientated person, looking for a live-in position at a Lodge?  We may have just the right opportunity for you at Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge.

Position:  Lodge Admin Manager

Responsibilities:  The ideal candidate has at least two years of experience in both bookkeeping, and hospitality reservations. The reception and reservations staff will report to you. A person […]

Great news from World Responsible Travel 2015

We’re so excited to announce that we have been nominated in this year’s World Responsible Tourism Awards. After our Gold and Silver wins at WTM Africa in Cape Town earlier this year for the Responsible Tourism Africa Awards, we’ve received our nomination in the international category, positioning us amongst some of the world’s very best in […]

Indaba 2015

We’ve just returned from another fantastic trip to Durban for the annual travel show, INDABA. As usual, it was a jam-packed event, with over 1000 exhibitors and 2000 travel buyers attending this year’s event.

Known as Africa’s top travel show, INDABA is one of the largest tourism marketing events on the African calendar and one of […]

Winners at the Responsible Tourism Awards

We are beaming with pride after it was announced yesterday, that we are the joint winners of a Gold Award at the annual Responsible Tourism Africa Awards. The TFPD nomination for a Responsible Tourism Award for ‘Best in Poverty Reduction’ came for building and sustaining viable tourism jobs in remote rural areas, as well as creating local-area […]

Responsible Tourism Awards Africa Finalists

This evening the finalists for the inaugural Responsible Tourism Africa Awards for 2015 were announced. Transfrontier Parks Destinations (TFPD) are proud to be included in the final list of 22 responsible tourism operations that will contest the 7 categories.

TFPD have been nominated for the ‘Best for Povery Reduction’ category, and the essence of their nomination […]

So you want to be a Lodge Manager?

We are looking for couples who want to manage one of our fascinating, remote and ‘every day brings new fun and challenges’ lodges. TFPD manage and market a number of community-owned Lodges in Southern Africa. During 2015 we will be opening some new operations, and are looking for the right couples to join […]