Meet Our Wonderful Plush Tents Team

Makka - Director of Magical Woodland

What did you want to be when you were younger? I wanted to be in the royal marines

If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why? The first thing would be to turn things to ice

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents Being outside in the hammocks

And what is the worst thing? The dawn chorus alarm clock

3 words to describe you? I don’t know

What is your biggest accomplishment? Being married and alive

Why should people come to Plush Tents? Because it was made with love and it’s how and where we wanted to live.

Louise - She does all the IT stuff, web design SEO etc

What did you want to be when you were younger? I wanted to be an interior designer and a mechanic

If you could have any super power, what would it be? It would have to be something with shopping, errr, to get to all the bargains first at an antiques market

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents The Commute 
(She lives about 15ft away  😂)

And what is the worst thing? Getting muddy whilst riding the quad bikes

3 words to describe you? Eternal Optimistic workaholic

What is your biggest accomplishment? Personally, having a beautiful family and a business that people love just as much as we do

Why should people come to Plush Tents? Because people should experience nature in comfort!

Benji - Events Manager, Chef

What did you want to be when you were younger? A paranormal investigator, but I couldn’t do that now as I’m scared of paranormal

If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why? The Power of persuasion as I like getting my own way as the youngest child

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents? The fact we manage to run a campsite with no mains power using solar where possible and still somehow to work in a woodland oasis giving exceptional customer service

And what is the worst thing? The early 6:30am starts, though I do enjoy serving the guests freshly roasted coffee and pots of tea

3 words to describe you?Reliable, hardworking and intriguing

What is your biggest accomplishment? Climbing the Sydney harbour bridge when I was 13 with a fear of heights

Why should people come to Plush Tents? People should come to Plush Tents because we have created a unique atmosphere on our campsite where people come to relax and be under the stars away from their day to day regime.

Ian - Everything electrical Ian did it, Drone Pilot, Director Air Pixels HD

What did you want to be when you were younger?Pilot

If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why? To be able to fly, because it’s most likely the best feeling in the world

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents?Being surrounded by nature in the most comfortable way possible.

And what is the worst thing? Not having a toilet in the next room

3 words to describe you? Impatient tech geek.

What is your biggest accomplishment? Marrying the most amazing girl in the world

Why should people come to Plush Tents? Because they actually care about customer satisfaction.

Vince - Site Manager Supremo

What did you want to be when you were younger? I wanted to be an Ice cream man, I don’t know why.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? Mind control, because if I needed money I can just tell people. If I needed a holiday, I could just look at the airport people and say ‘Holiday to Alaska please!’

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents?Everything…

And what is the worst thing? Turn arounds, it’s a hard sweat getting the tents ready and changing all those beds. We’ve changed over 2200 beds this year alone!

3 words to describe you?Active, logical and friendly

What is your biggest accomplishment?Representing the England rugby squad at 16

Why should people come to Plush Tents? Why shouldn’t they?!

I also want to take this opportunity to thank Makka and Lou for the chance to work here, it’s been a great season and I look forward to having just as a successful season with you next year.

Thanks to the team too for all their effort this year, especially when things got difficult.

Paul - If he cant fix it no one can! Seriously!!

What did you want to be when you were younger?

Pilot

If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?

Time travel to stop disasters and speed up repairs.

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents?

Staff team and tranquility of the site for peace and quiet.

And what is the worst thing?

No electricity for my power tools.

3 words to describe you?

Cool calm and collective

What is your biggest accomplishment?

Tea with the royal family while working in Buckingham palace and other royal households.

Why should people come to Plush Tents?

The best glamping site around to stay and chill out.

Josy - Social Media, Marketing Superlady

 What is your biggest accomplishment? Learning to speak Spanish. Why should people come to Plush Tent- To totally relax, unwind and have some fun with your loved ones. There is nothing quite like it in the UK.

What did you want to be when you were younger?A fashion designer

If you could have any superpower, what would it be? To fly, I love the idea of being totally free. 

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents?The wonderful energy. Its honestly one of the most beautiful, tranquil spaces I have been and I have travelled the world.

And what is the worst thing? Having to go home….

3 words to describe you? Positive, inquisitive, fun loving

What is your biggest accomplishment? Learning to speak Spanish.

Why should people come to Plush Tents? To totally relax, unwind and have some fun with your loved ones. There is nothing quite like it in the UK.

Oscar - One of our longest team members!

What did you want to be when you were younger?

Doctor

If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?

Super speed flying

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents?

Getting to spend my work time in a lively place with lovely people!

And what is the worst thing?

Carrying battery’s!

3 words to describe you?

Good looking, funny and modest

What is your biggest accomplishment?

Cooking food for 2000 refugees everyday.

Why should people come to Plush Tents?

To come and enjoy being in nature and relax away from the city.

If you have an enquiry Lisa's got the answer!

What did you want to be when you were younger?

A space engineer

If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?

To be able to be in two places at once (being a single mum sometimes it’s needed)

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents?

Beautiful evenings by the fire-pit and an amazing nights sleep

And what is the worst thing?

Leaving

3 words to describe you?

Calm Enthusiastic Resilient

What is your biggest accomplishment?

Independence

Why should people come to Plush Tents?

For relaxation and to recharge

Ana - Super talented Graphic Designer

What did you want to be when you were younger?

A vet!

If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?

The ability to be in omnipresent. As a new parent – more than 5 places at once!

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents?

Amazing scenery, the people, hosting, vibes and professionalism. What is not to like?

And what is the worst thing?

That I cannot live there!

3 words to describe you?

Eccentric, passionate and sleep deprived. Oh thats 4! Case in point.

What is your biggest accomplishment?

Several. My son, my business and getting my degree while heavily pregnant. Learning to snowboard in Dubai. Life is full of opportunities. You have to grab them.

Why should people come to Plush Tents?

Its about connecting with what matters. People, love, outdoors, nature and the present. Plush Tents is a way of life, and would recommend to everyone.

Su - I’m a team member (She's very particular about this!)

What did you want to be when you were younger?Famous

If you could have any super power, what would it be? It would be to fly

What is your favourite thing about Plush Tents?Oh god, definitely the lovely team and I love working outside

And what is the worst thing? The Night-time wildlife, I always have to go and find out what it is!

3 words to describe you?Happy, positive and enthusiastic. They’re also my job interview answers haha!

What is your biggest accomplishment? Being a mother of two and having jobs that I enjoy. Keeping my man happy for 25 odd years isn’t bad either

Why should people come to Plush Tents? Because it’s an amazing retreat and a really good escape from concrete jungles