The brand new &Beyond Matetsi River Lodge has opened near Victoria Falls, following an extensive multi-million-pound refurbishment. Situated on a 50,000 hectare private wildlife concession on the Zambezi River, the lodge is set to provide the most luxurious accommodation and most unique wildlife experiences in the area. &Beyond Matetsi River Lodge consists of two camps of nine suites each, including a family suite at each camp.
&Beyond Nxabega Okavango Tented Camp in Botswana has reopened following an extensive refurbishment and refresh. The camp has light and airy interiors that retain the original safari feel while giving it a fresh and glamorous new look. The nine exclusive tented suites have undergone a complete transformation.
With Zimbabwe fast re-emerging as one of Africa’s most popular safari destinations, experiential luxury travel company &Beyond is delighted to announce its expansion into Zimbabwe. The company will once again take over the management of the exclusive &Beyond Matetsi Private Game Reserve - &Beyond Matetsi River Lodge and the 50,000 hectare wildlife concession on the Zambezi River - while also re-establishing an exclusive ground-handling operation in the area.
&Beyond is set to expand its island footprint by adding the award-winning Vamizi Island to its portfolio. Situated in the Quirimbas Archipelago off the coast of northern Mozambique, the company will take over the management of the island in March.
A recent refurbishment at &Beyond Mnemba Island, off the coast of Zanzibar has created even more exclusive and intimate lodge on this private island paradise. In a secluded location in a coastal forest, each of the ten bandas peeps out onto its own stretch of white sand.
Following its significant operating success and growth in south Asia, luxury experiential travel company &Beyond is expanding its portfolio to include a third continent - &Beyond South America. &Beyond South America’s first office will open on July 15th in Santiago, Chile. It will provide luxury tour operating and destination management company services to guests travelling to Chile.
Situated in South Africa’s renowned Sabi Sand Game Reserve, andBeyond Exeter River Lodge has reopened following a refurbishment of its guest area. Inspired by the botanical richness of their natural setting, the lodge’s redesigned public spaces incorporate organic shapes, added layers and natural textures.
Joss Kent, CEO, &Beyond talks to Breaking Travel News at WTM 2013.
Leading experiential travel company &Beyond is committed to delivering extraordinary guest experiences, and, in line with this, the company has planned a considerable investment in its safari camps and lodges across Africa. The initial phase aims to reinvent &Beyond Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge in Botswana’s Okavango Delta and redefine the classic Kenyan safari at &Beyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp on the Masai Mara.
Leading experiential travel company &Beyond is committed to delivering extraordinary guest experiences and in line with this, the company has planned a considerable investment in its safari camps and lodges across Africa. The initial phase aims to redefine the classic Kenyan safari at the iconic &Beyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp.
&Beyond has announced that six translocated rhino have been officially released to roam free in the Okavango Delta. The entrance to the boma where the animals have been acclimatised for the past few weeks was opened and one or two rhino ventured out at a time, returning to feed.
&Beyond has announced the appointment of Mark Wheeler as regional managing director – East Africa and South Asia. He will assume the role from May 1st 2013 and will be based in the Nairobi office.