Back in 1974 two friends came together and signed up 500 customers for ski holidays with a house-party atmosphere. Jump forward 40+ years, 50,000 guests who travel to a mix of ski and beach resort each year and Mark Warner has grown into one of the most highly regarded independent tour operators in the UK.
Still privately owned and inspired, the Mark Warner customer is at the heart of everything we do. Over 50% book again and again, delighted by the combination of great locations, relaxed surroundings, superb facilities (tennis, watersports, great ski locations and childcare to name a few) and without doubt our brilliant, endlessly helpful staff who are also great company.
We believe it’s our attention to the big things as well as the little ones that make our holidays stand out. In winter this means excellent snow-sure resorts and comfortable, well-located accommodation shared with like-minded people, but also details such as freshly baked cakes at afternoon tea and sociable après-ski gatherings in the cosy hotel bars. While in summer our idyllic Mediterranean beach resorts with superb tennis, watersports and cycling facilities are real crowd pleasers but so is the freedom to simply unwind by the pool.
We are also innovators, having introduced ski hosting in the 1970s and set up our famous childcare programme in the 1980s. Indeed, if you are travelling with children you can be confident that wherever you holiday with us, our kids’ clubs and free evening childcare will leave every member of the family with memories to last a lifetime.
On the other hand, outside of the school holidays, during our Club Mark Warner Weeks and at the Chalet Hotel Rosanna, we are very much an adult environment, in keeping with that original idea of providing holidays with a house-party vibe for singles, couples and friends with an enthusiasm for sport, sunshine and good living.
If you are keen for an amazing adventure working for a leading independant tour operator overseas then we may have just the job for you. We are actively seeking enthusiastic individuals who are conscientious and go that extra mile. Do you have bags of energy, plenty of initiative and a professional ‘can do’ attitude to help us maintain our high standards? If you'd like to join our dynamic Mark Warner team, check out our Recruitment page.
We are delighted to announce that we have been nominated by the Times & Sunday Times editorial teams for the 'Best Specialist Tour Operator' award at the Times & Sunday Times Travel Awards 2020.
The Times & Sunday Times Travel Awards 2020 are your opportunity to highlight the tour operators, destinations, airlines and trips that consistently deliver in terms of service and experiences.