Drawing on diverse backgrounds including travel , hospitality, event management and media relations, the South African lifestyle management and concierge team has a proven track record in providing time-poor members with invaluable assistance to make their day-to-day lives run more smoothly.

What’s more, with more than 20 years of experience in international luxury products, our regional CEO Paulo dos Santos provides a nurturing and supportive environment for members and staff alike.

Our operation’s team flexes a network of contracts across nine provinces nationwide to continuously be able to source and select the most celebrated restaurants, bars, hotels and craftsman in the country, including those that are off the beaten track. Members rest easy knowing that no matter where they are, or where they’re from, they are in the best hands with the best vetted suppliers and contractors in the local market.

The South African office incorporates the latest hardware and software platforms making it a world-class facility, which enables our lifestyle management and concierge team to work in real-time with private and corporate members, suppliers and other offices, servicing whatever request is assigned. With a rigorous training, retail and stakeholder engagement programme, our lifestyle managers are upskilled within the business to ensure that continuity and levels of service are maintained as we grow and expand in Southern Africa and beyond.

Quintessentially is devoted to enriching the lives of its members and communities through meaningful experiences and unparalleled access to the world of luxury on the African continent. We work to redefine luxury living by harnessing our rich global connections and expert cultural knowledge to elevate the lifestyles of our members and allow them more time to enjoy the things they love. Africa is the next frontier for business and luxury, and as such, Quintessentially is once again proud to be at the forefront of luxury lifestyle management across the entire continent through its unique membership offering.

Daniella Schaller - Events Manager, South Africa


"Hard work, quick responses, clever rearrangements, and last-minute saves. I cannot thank you enough for the amazing support you gave us the week of the Festival. You were indispensable"

Quintessentially Member

South Africa - Johannesburg

10 Melrose Boulevard, First floor, Melrose Arch, 2076 Johannesburg