Mantis Community Upliftment Programme Hosts First Golf Youth Development

Mantis Community Upliftment Programme Hosts First Golf Youth Development Port Alfred, 27 May 2019 The Mantis Community Upliftment Programme hosted the first Youth Golf Development at Fish River Resort this weekend from Friday 24th to Sunday 26th May 2019. Forty young golfers from the township of Port Alfred arrived with their coach, golf pro, Collin […]

Founders Lodge Awarded for Guests’ Satisfaction

Founders Lodge Scoops Two 2019 Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards Founders Lodge by Mantis has received deserved international recognition, picking up wins in two categories at The Boutique Hotel Guest Experience (BoHo) Awards in London on 22 May. The prestigious property was named as the winner in both ‘Best Boutique Hotel (1-20 Rooms)’ and ‘Best International Hotel’ categories at […]

Meet Michelin Starred Chef, Adam Gray

Michelin Starred Chef, Adam Gray Executive Chef, Devonshire Club The Devonshire Club in London is a stylish combination of West-end glamour and East End panache, and you get a modern British experience. At the heart of five floors of prestige, you will find Number Five restaurant where Michelin Star Chef, Adam Gray, serves a range […]

Spectacular Biyela!

Biyela Lodge opens at uMfolozi Big Five Reserve uMfolozi Big Five Reserve is a 6000-hectare concession that is an extension of the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Made of tribal land owned by local tribal communities; uMfolozi is a monumental example of land reform in a time when South Africa is staring blank-faced […]

China Joins the Ethical Conservation Revolution

A strategic partnership with China; renewed hope for conservation. Worldwide Experience is a division of Mantis and spearheads the conservation project development arm of Mantis Education. Worldwide offers a range of experiences that place travellers, veterinary students and volunteers at the forefront of conservation operations. Worldwide Experience recently hosted Giacomo Falcone of Kooka Nature in the People’s […]

With Love from Rwanda

  “Rwanda is a beacon of hope and the university of Africa” ~ Adrian Gardiner, Kwita Izina 2018 Mantis has been invested in the growth of tourism and conservation in Rwanda for many years. Our interest in Rwanda began at the time Mantis consulted on the strategic plans for Akagera National Park in 2007. We found […]

Mantis in the heart of the Serengeti

The place where the land runs forever We are ecstatic to take over the management of Siringit Serengeti Camp, a permanent tented camp set on a migration corridor in the Serengeti National Park, Tanzania. The camp is set on a migration corridor and guests enjoy direct views of this wildlife phenomena twice a year. Siringit […]

Education for Change

Education for Change The Mantis Community Upliftment Programme Conservation and eco-tourism have brought a new way of life to communities that once lived off the land. Game reserves provide an alternative to urbanisation, giving people means to provide for the families while living in harmony with the land and preserving life in the countryside. We employ […]

Meet Mukupa Zulu, Ranger at Lion Camp

We are very fortunate at Mantis. By some profound force of goodness, every person who works in our offices, hotels, and lodges embodies the spirit of “Man And Nature Together Is Sustainable”. When we say #IamMantis; we mean it. We live it. The first member of our family that we would like to introduce you […]

David Yarrow Partners with Mantis

A picture is worth a thousand words and world-acclaimed photographer, David Yarrow, is an iconic storyteller. In a lifetime of war against our natural world, his evocative and immersive photography of life on earth is aiding the global plight for conservation and Mantis is honoured to announce Yarrow as the Group’s strategic creative partner. David […]