Meet our team
Marike Cronjé, Brand Manager
Born and Bred
Marike grew up in Stellenbosch and has lived in Cape Town for the past seven years. She started her journey at Ker & Downey® Africa in 2014 and has been in the travel industry ever-since.
Highlight of her time at Ker & Downey® Africa
Having the opportunity to travel to some of the finest luxury lodges in South Africa and Namibia and meeting the people behind the brands.
Marike has traveled extensively in South Africa, Namibia and Mozambique. From 3 week road trips in Namibia to scuba diving trips in Mozambique, she has the local insights with an adventurous twist.
Marike’s favourite destination in Africa
Sossusvlei in Namibia
Marike’s Top 3 Recommended Safari Lodges & Hotels
Gorah Elephant Camp, Addo National Park
Kwandwe River Lodge, Kwandwe Game Reserve
The Oyster Box Hotel, Durban