Suzanne Bayly-Coupe

Core &
Representation
Owner

Franschhoek Office: Suzanne has been involved with the marketing of hotels and safari lodges since 1996 and took ownership of Classics in 1999. She has a degree in International Politics & Economics and a postgraduate degree in International Marketing. Between regular trips to Southern and East Africa, Suzanne lives in Franschhoek.

Responsibility: Managing marketing, developing new business opportunities and marketing consulting projects.

São Tomé and Príncipe

Príncipe is an adventure. A tiny island topped by a canopy of green broken by spires of primordial rock, join us to discover this magnificent lost world, offering fantastic beaches, jungle exploration, snorkelling, fishing and birdwatching.

As the smaller, northern major island of the country of São Tomé and Príncipe lying off the west coast of Africa in the Gulf of Guinea, Príncipe has an area of 136 square kilometres (53 sq mi) and a population of approximately 7,000. The island is a heavily eroded volcano speculated to be over three million years old. Here you will discover a place that time forgot and where you feel you have stepped off the edge of the world. It is distinctively West African with a very strong Portuguese influence and this gives it a rhythm of its own which sets it apart from any experiences in East and Southern African.

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Azura Benguerra Island

Azura Benguerra is an eco-friendly award winning boutique hotel in the uniquely beautiful, undiscovered country of Mozambique. Nestled along the beach offering all the creature comforts you could wish for: private sparkling pools, Mozambican butler-hosts to look after your every need, fresh seafood straight from the ocean and a relaxing African spa. With just 20 luxury beachfront villas hand built by the local community and no shops on the island, a stay at Azura Benguerra allows you to truly escape. Azura Retreats' vision was to provide the ultimate in private luxury hideaways in stunning undiscovered destinations which they have achieved with Azura Benguerra...

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