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 R14,340.00 to R28,670.00.
Where about is Kings Camp located?
Kings Camp is located at the following location / address: Timbavati Private Game Reserve, Greater Kruger National Park.