Magdalena Snyman

Head Gardener


How did you get into hospitality?

I have always been in hospitality, my previous experience includes working at Sun International and Tsogo Sun in South Africa which are both well known  hotel, leisure, conferencing and entertainment companies.

What is your favourite dish and cocktail on the menu?

My favourite dish would be anything with great tasting vegetables and my favourite cocktail is a fruity Pimms.

What is your top tip on what to do whilst staying at Lucknam Park?

My top tip would be a long stroll around the gardens and estate.

What is your favourite thing about working at Lucknam Park?

Having the opportunity to work outdoors, in nature with all plants and flowers which I love.

What is your favourite spot at Lucknam Park?

The woodlands and gardens.

Best thing to do or see in the local area?

The local surrounding villages and Bath if you haven’t visited it before.

How do you spend your time when you’re not at Lucknam Park?

Spending time with my family and dog. Gardening, hiking, stand-up paddleboarding, photography, painting and all things creative.