Carrier /Africa

Carrier has specialised in luxury tailor-made holidays worldwide for over 30 years and has firmly established a reputation as one of the leaders in the luxury holiday market.

Each of our seven product areas is staffed by a dedicated reservations team and features a hand-picked collection of luxury hotels, safari lodges, ski chalets, spa retreats and family resorts. We have highly experienced consultants, renowned for their wealth of knowledge derived from extensive travel and ongoing training. Our standards of personal, bespoke service have been recognised with several awards and last year Carrier was named 'Best Newcomer Tour Operator' by AITO Specialist Travel Agents and 'Luxury Tour Operator of the Year' by Advantage Travel Centres.

Africa
10 Destinations 216 Hotels 41 Itineraries
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Reservations Manager (Maternity Cover) /Zoe Dodd

Having worked in the luxury tour operating business for 16 years, Zoe joined Carrier in July 2011. Initially specialising in selling and travelling extensively around our Caribbean and USA portfolio, Zoe then progressed into the product team for the Indian Ocean & Arabia. Now joining the Africa team as Reservations Manager, Zoe brings a wealth of knowledge to our growing number of clients who want to combine a South Africa Safari with a beach holiday in the Indian Ocean.  Speak to Zoe about her recommendations for a safari and beach combination.

16 Years
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Zoe
  • Zoe loves /Tailor-making the perfect holidays to suit the requirements and lifestyles of clients.
  • Favourite destination /Belmond Hotel Splendido – staying here is like stepping back into a magical bygone era of style & glamour. The delicately designed rooms, perfectly manicured Mediterranean gardens, and discreet service promise a memorable stay. I can highly recommend taking evening dinner at La Terrazza, sampling the seafood grill while watching the sunset change the colours of the beautiful Piazzetta buildings at the harbour.
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Sales Consultant /Katherine Terry

Having received her degree in Hotel Management, Katherine moved to South Africa and worked for six years in the bush as both a camp manager and general manager. Most of the lodges that she worked at are included in the Carrier portfolio. Then, the bright lights of Cape Town lured her to the city and she spent 13 years working as an inbound Tour Operator - specialising in safaris and luxury travel throughout Southern and East Africa.

20 Years
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Katherine
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Sales Consultant /Janine Hogan

Coming from a tailor-made travel background, Janine joined Carrier in 2005. She has travelled to many of our specialist destinations, which include French Polynesia, China, Vietnam and Cambodia, plus a drive tour within Australia. Janine has also visited many of our beach destinations including the Maldives, Seychelles, Oman and Dubai.

12 Years
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Janine
  • Janine loves /Walking to the temple of Tiger’s Nest in Bhutan
  • Favourite destination /Southern Ocean Lodge on Kangaroo Island, Australia
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Sales Consultant /Stephanie Bates

Stephanie recently visited South Africa where she visited Cape Town, the Eastern Cape and the Garden Route. One of her highlights was sitting amongst 50 elephants; getting to observe them at such a close distance was such an amazing experience. She also loved the lively atmosphere in Cape Town.

2 Years
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Stephanie
  • Stephanie loves /Enjoying a sundowner whilst watching the sun set over the sea.
  • Favourite destination /Tsala Tree Top Lodge, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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Reservations Manager (currently on maternity leave) /Amanda Bailey

Amanda has travelled to Kenya, Zanzibar and South Africa which included observing the Big Five in Madikwe Game Reserve. For full details, please see Europe & North Africa Reservations Team. She has also more recently visited Tanzania, the Sabi Sands Game reserve and taken a Rovos rail journey from Johannesburg to Cape Town.

16 Years
Experience
Amanda
  • Amanda loves /Flying over the Okavango Delta in a helicopter, which at the time was in full flood, giving wonderful views of the changing plains and a bird’s eye view of the variety of wildlife below.
  • Favourite destination /South Africa
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Reservations Supervisor (currently on maternity leave) /Emma Hardman

Emma has recently visited South Africa, with her highlight being her first safari experience in Sabi Sands Game Reserve. She also enjoyed a helicopter ride over Cape Town. For full details, please see Europe & North Africa Reservations Team.

14 Years
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Emma
  • Emma loves /Taking a gondola down the Grand Canal in Venice
  • Favourite destination /South Africa
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