Vegan Safaris

A Unique 'Big 5' Luxury Safari With a Revolutionised Vegan Culinary Experience

Kings Camp is situated in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve and faces an open savanna plain with an active waterhole, which is frequented by a wide variety of wildlife both day and night. With access to 100km2 of traversing, big game abounds; each day bringing something different whilst exploring the endless fascination of Africa’s wildlife.

Offering a sublime South African safari, Kings Camp Private Game Reserve is the best place to treat yourself and your loved ones to a carefree Vegan-friendly bush getaway. Our experienced team, lead by Assistant Manager Hayley, with her international Vegan Hospitality certification, will ensure guests who follow strict plant-based diets have every detail taken care of so you can sit back and enjoy the breathtaking natural beauty of the African bush.






Certified Vegan Hospitality Consultant | Assistant Manager Kings Camp


Hayley is highly passionate about veganism and making sure all of Kings Camp’s guests have an amazing experience. She is a Certified Vegan Hospitality Consultant (through globally recognised and is the first, and currently the only person in the whole of Africa certified through this program.

“It is very satisfying to see people enjoying vegan food surrounded by nature and wildlife here at the lodge.”

With enthusiasm, the passionate team at Kings Camp are putting the Lodge on the Vegan Safari map. Hayley and Executive Chef, Gareth, have collaborated and created innovative, delicious vegan and plant-based meal options. These amazing creations are a permanent feature on the breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, which also allows other guests the opportunity to try them out. Food is an important component on safari, so Kings Camp will make sure every meal and snack is vegan friendly and will even arrange a vegan cheese and wine tasting for guests!

Hayley ensures that all of our vegan guests have the same experience that our traditional guests do, this includes the taste & presentation of meals, variety & overall attention to detail.

“For us, it is important to not only cater to our vegan requests but to attract vegan guests to the lodge, we love providing this unique experience for them’’

Hayley’s passion and knowledge relates not only to the food at Kings Camp, but also the overall service making sure all staff in each department are trained in what vegan customers need and want. All the small touches are covered from the amenities in the rooms to the spa products used.

Should you wish to have a vegan field guide during your stay then this can also be arranged, and our head guide Grant Murphy promises not to eat all the vegan droewors at the sundowner stop! At Kings Camp we go above and beyond to ensure our guests needs are catered for ensuing a 5-star safari holiday experience of a lifetime. For further information on your vegan stay at Kings Camp contact Hayley on

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