Kings Camp

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Kings Camp, Timbavati Game Reserve, luxuriously furnished Luxury Suites feature elegant colonial style, creating a warm and welcoming African safari atmosphere for guests.

The Kings Camp Timbavati lodge can be reached from Johannesburg in about six hours by car. Guests may either drive themselves or book a private chauffeur transfer.

Direct access to the Kings Camps is available by helicopter as well as by private charter. The Hoedspruit Eastgate Airport is only a 40 minutes drive away from the Camp.

Flights from Cape Town and Johannesburg land in Hoedspruit. The lodge, which is in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve of South Africa's Mpumalanga province, offers an exceptional wildlife experience. Its elegant interiors reflect the romance and charm of a Colonial past making for a spectacular African safari setting.

The Luxury Suites are complete with air-conditioning, heating, indoor and outdoor showers, fully stocked mini-bars as well as private verandahs. The two Suites 2 and three converts into a spacious Family Suite featuring an inter-leading door to accommodate two adults and two children sharing.

The lodge's thatched viewing deck which overlooks the waterhole where animals can be admired quenching their thirst offers an ideal place from where to take in the tranquillity of the surrounding nature. From the elegant dining room, fantastic views of the untamed bushveld can be enjoyed while trying the various flavours of the most delicious meals. The well-equipped gym offers guests the opportunity to keep up their daily exercise routine while relaxing health and beauty spa treatments are on offer in the Wellness Spa Tala.

The Timbavati Private Nature Reserve of the Greater Kruger National Park is home to the magnificent "Big Five" and offers a great wealth of biodiversity. Having access to more than 100 square meters of traversing rights, guests have ensured a most spectacular and memorable wildlife experience during the thrilling safari drives and the adventurous walking safaris. The safari drives take place twice a day, once early in the morning and once late in the afternoon & evening. During the morning safari drives, tea, coffee as well as biscuits. Refreshing drinks and canapes are served on the afternoon safari drives.

Relax in the natural tranquillity and peace of the African bush while indulging in rejuvenating spa and beauty treatments. An extensive varietal of different skin, body and beauty treatments are available to complete the safari experience. Guests may enjoy the spa treatments either in the Wellness Centre or the privacy of their suite. The gym is well equipped with weights and fitness equipment.


  • Two safari drives daily (morning & evening)
  • Bush dinners and breakfasts
  • Walking safaris
  • Bird watching
  • Stargazing
  • Swimming
  • Spa treatments


  • Lounge
  • Dining room
  • Bar (excellent South African wines)
  • Terrace and thatched viewing deck overlooking the waterhole
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Massage and treatment sala
  • Gym
  • Library
  • Internet facilities
  • Desktop with wireless internet connection available 24 hours
  • Fictional, non-fictional books and novels
  • Satellite television
  • Traditional boma
  • Well stocked curio shop
  • Safari gear
  • Local arts and crafts.

Luxury Suites features:

  • 6 Luxury Suites and 1 Luxury Family Suite
  • En-suite bathroom (Victorian ball-and-claw bath, double basin)
  • Private verandah with hammock
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • Spacious lounge
  • Indoor and outdoor showers
  • Fully stocked mini-bar
  • Telephone, safe
  • Mosquito nets & mosquito repellent
  • Bathrobes, hairdryers, umbrellas
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Mammal and bird reference guides
  • Complimentary sherry
  • Nespresso Coffee machine.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bathrobe
  • Bedside table
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Indoor Outdoor Showers
  • Lounge
  • Mosquito net
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Kings Camp

  • Boma
  • Curio Shop
  • Garden Terrace
  • Gym
  • Hotel Bar
  • Library
  • Lounge
  • Outdoor patio
  • Spa
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

More Information on Kings Camp

FAQs about Kings Camp
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Kings Camp are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

What is the cost of a room at Kings Camp?
The average per night rate at Kings Camp is R11,650.00 to R23,300.00.
Where about is Kings Camp located?
Kings Camp is located at the following location / address: Timbavati Private Game Reserve, Greater Kruger National Park.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

8 night Kruger to Coast Bush and Beach Package

Treat yourself to the best of both... an exclusive romantic beach escape in Mozambique coupled with the adventure of a Big 5 African Safari. Begin your sojourn with three nights of bushveld bliss at a luxurious game lodge. Revel in the warmth of gracious hospitality from a bygone era. Relax and soak up the tranquillity of the African bush... explore the endless fascination of Africa’s wildlife in open, state-of-the-art game viewing vehicles, indulge in pampering treatments, delight in cuisine and savour spectacular sunsets. Whether it is a leopard on the hunt, lions roaring at twilight, hippo wallowing in the river, or a crocodile basking at a waterhole, each viewing will enthral. This exclusive package will then see you whisked away from the bush for a further five days of romance, adventure and pampered relaxation on the idyllic shores of Mozambique at White Pearl Resorts. With its sublime ocean frontage of more than 2km, pristine beach and surrounding untouched tracts of bush, discover a place so exhilarating, a welcome so warm and experiences so pure, it promises to be unlike any other in Mozambique. Enjoy mesmerizing encounters with captivating marine life while diving one of the world’s top pinnacle reefs. Take a snorkelling trip to a nearby reef and you could even swim with dolphins. Set sail to observe the majestic Humpback whales in their annual migration (Jul – Nov). Stroll on pristine beaches or enjoy a private beach picnic or sundown cocktails. Explore the scenic natural surroundings on horseback or discover the beauty and magic the night has to offer. Indulge in heavenly pampering treatments or just soak up the wonders of this magical coastline with picture-perfect surrounds that enhance every glorious sensation. The perfect escape, this indulgent package offers an experience of a lifetime with memories to cherish...


Kings Camp is situated in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, bordering the Kruger National Park. With only 9 thatched air-conditioned suites, Kings Camp reflects the charm and romance of a Colonial past in a pristine corner of unspoilt Africa. Kings Camp faces an open savannah plain with a waterhole, which is frequented by a wide variety of wildlife day and night.


Located on the immaculate White Pearl Resorts beachfront, the 6 Beach Pool Suites, with outdoor shower, stylish bath tub and private plunge pool, offer direct access to the private beach providing guests with their own little piece of paradise. A total of 21 air-conditioned suites offer the epitome of contemporary beachside elegance & informality, with interior spaces blending into the outdoors

8 night package rate:

3 nights: Kings Camp – Luxury Suite & 5 nights: White Pearl Resorts – Beach Pool Suite

  • R95,000.00 per person sharing (valid 8 January - 20 December 2019, excluding Easter)
  • R110,000.00 per person sharing (valid 8 January - 20 December 2020, excluding Easter)

Included in the rate:


  • Accommodation: Kings Camp Private Game Reserve Timbavati Private Nature Reserve in a Luxury Suite
  • Food & Beverage: Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. High tea, teas, coffees and beverages excluding premium brands, wines from our wine cellar and champagne. Game drive drinks and snacks.
  • Activities: Two game drives daily in open vehicles with knowledgeable rangers, guided walks, bush breakfasts /dinners.
  • Service: Complimentary unlimited wi-fi.


Accommodation: Luxury Beach Pool Suite.

  • Food & Beverage: Full breakfast, lunch (excluding oysters and lobster on Beach Bar menu), high tea, mini-bar snacks, three course dinner, canapés at the pool bar, teas, coffees, local beers, house wines and selected cocktails.
  • Activities: Beach picnic, beach sports, kids skipper club, snork-elling, shoreline fishing, turtle walks (seasonal), kayaking/surfing, stand up paddleboarding and fat bikes. One complimentary Ocean Safari, 30 min back, neck & shoulder massage, Maputo Special Reserve trip & guided lake walk with sundowners. Service: Private butler, laundry service and unlimited wi-fi.Medi-vac helicopter evacuation for medical emergencies


Air transfers:

  • OR Tambo - Kings Camp
  • Kings Camp – KMIA
  • KMIA – Maputo

Road transfer:

  • Maputo – White Pearl Resorts return

Optional Helicopter Transfer*:

  • Maputo – White Pearl Resorts return

Excluded from the rate:

  • SAFARI – SOUTH AFRICA Flights and transfers not listed.• Cellar wines, premium brand spirits, champagne, cognacs, cigars and cigarettes.• Telephone calls, curios shop purchases, additional activities, wellness treatments, laundry, gratuities and items of a personal nature.• Conservation levies and park entry fees.• Landing fees at Kings Camp
  • WHITE PEARL RESORTS – MOZAMBIQUE • Mozambican visa costs. • Transfers and flights not listed and airport taxes. • Premium beverages and cocktails and champagne. • Spa treatments, diving and additional activities. • Telephone calls, curios shop purchases, gratuities, and items of a personal nature. An eco-charge of $22 per person will be added onto each invoice as a guest donation to our eco-initiatives.
  • NOTE: Fully inclusive activities are weather dependent and White Pearl Resorts will not be held responsible in the event of activities being missed due to bad weather. We cannot guarantee spotting or interaction with any marine life

Terms and Conditions:

  • Package rates are combinable with selected special offers, details on request and subject to availability.
  • mum 2 pax. Single transport (air & road) surcharge applicable if travelling alone.
  • Accommodation and flight rates and times are subject to change.
  • Terms and conditions apply.
  • Package not available during peak season and Easter
  • Package based on: 3 nights: Kings Camp – Luxury Suite & 5 nights: White Pearl Resorts – Beach Pool Suite