Borve Lodge Estate employs a diverse team with wide ranging skills, led by the Estate Grieve, Neil St.Quinton. The estate is one of the largest employers in the area. They are always on hand to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.
Neil St.Quinton – Estate Grieve
Neil joined the estate in 2017 and brings a wide range of estate skills to Borve Lodge having worked within the industry for a number of years throughout the UK and Canada. Neil has responsibility for ensuring that the estate properties, grounds and store facilities are maintained to a high standard. As a keen fisherman, Neil will often be seen accompanying our guests on their fishing excursions. A former gamekeeper, Neil is an integral part of our development team working on our habitat and species management program.
Finlay Mackinnon – Estate Foreman
Finlay has worked at the estate since 2007. His role supports the maintenance and development operations of the estate properties and grounds. From grass cutting to chain saw work, window cleaning and joinery to plumbing and even shed building, Finlay brings experience and enthusiasm to his diverse role. Finlay has spent all his life on the sea and with his sea faring qualifications he is the primary operator of our watercraft and will often be seen in the coastal waters checking the estate’s lobster pots during the season. Finlay is the estate’s Head Fishing Ghillie.
Camille Craven – Head Housekeeper
Camille joined the team in 2018 and as Head Housekeeper has responsibility for Borve Lodge and all of the self catering properties as well as the estate laundry. Camille is also responsible for all of the estates front of house activities and is often the first point of contact for many of our guests. Camille manages our dedicated team of housekeepers. Outside of work Camille enjoys spending time exploring the wonderful beaches of West Harris.
Steffie Manning – Housekeeper
Steffie joined the team in 2016 and is employed within our Housekeeping team with primary responsibility for the estate’s laundry facility. As a key member of our team Steffie fulfills many roles supporting our Head Housekeeper and will turn her hand to any task.