Meet Our Colony

SEOLO MEANS “TERMITE MOUND”

our team makes up the colony, dedicated to creating authentic, reasonably priced, back to nature experiences in Africa.

We are passionate about nature, its wildlife, and conservation.

We are also passionate about making wonderful experiences affordable.  Quality linen, memorable cuisine, unforgettable experiences – and we do it all with one person in mind.  You

MEET US

Swarmer Termites (termites that start new colonies)

JANN

a South African ‘Jill of all Trades’. An enthusiastic entrepreneur with a positive outlook and an eye for potential. Jann oversees both Zimbabwean and South African operation

STEWART

Another very well known Zimbabwean passionate about his country and investing in it. He is an international award winner in the lodge industry, and makes up the other palm that cradles Seolo Zim.

TERRY

A South African made in the mould of the iconic Nelson Mandela – a perfect blend of kindness and diplomacy. Terry has been a shareholder in Seolo from the beginning.

MAX

A passionate & legendary Zimbabwean, willing to take on the earth. Sincere and true, he and Stewart are the team that hold Seolo Zim in their hands.

BERYL

A South African passionate about Africa and investing in its future. Beryl watches quietly form the sidelines, ready to jump in as needed. She is our very own, practical style guru.

OLLAH

A real rainbow nation South African success story, the daughter of a domestic worker, she now spearheads her own business and has invested her time, funds and passion in Seolo from the inception of Rhino Walking Safaris.

OUR HOSTS

Seolo Termite Family in Action

NYMPHS

the original workers in the early stages of a colony

NIKKI & GERRIT

These two have shared a passion for people and conservation all their lives, and been involved since the inception of Seolo and Rhino Walking Safaris. They are hands on – tending to every detail, right down to how you prefer your eggs, or sorting out the dust on your shoes.

MICH

A real winged termite, flying internationally to promote Seolo. Mich is our sales ace. Passionate and friendly, a go getter for whom nothing is too much, we suspect she sleeps with a smile on her face.

JANINE

Out of the mould, a little left of centre and always rambunctious, our techie and social media nymph with years in Marketing and astute attention to detail she brings a new dimension to the mound.

WORKERS

The termites that keep things together and running smoothly

NELLY

Our Reservations Manager; always cheerfully juggling bookings and itineraries while keeping logistics in line.

KGOMOTSO

Fresh out of college, bold as a badger, friendly and helpful, always available on the other end of the phone/email

JO

The warrior worker, an all-rounder and extraordinaire with a flair for style, and a way with words.  A real people’s person, Jo has friends throughout the colony – from the royalty to the workers.

NICCI

The smiling face of sales, a bundle of energy and wealth of knowledge, sure to keep you up to date and wanting more.

MARLI

Manager, sympathetic ear and team builder in the Kruger National Park.

BRIAN

Our head chef, foraging for food, creating food experiences fit for royalty.

ELLA

Our go-to gal, the warm gentle spirit who will welcome to the lodge, sure to keep you entertained and well looked after.

BONGA

Our Head Ranger, a real team player with an eye for wildlife and a knowledge of all from big to small.

OUR GUIDES

Who defend the colony, keeping everyone safe – and in this case, going beyond the call of duty to keep us informed and entertained as well!

THE REST OF THE WORKERS

Driven by wanting to keep your experiences special, and real.