Why book with us?

Here are just a few reasons you can rest assured that booking with us is the right decision.

Ker & Downey® Africa > About > Why book with us


We love luxury and adventure

 LuxVenture® is a product category that we have created, bringing together the best of luxurious nights and adventurous days to satisfy our clients’ need for thrills in Africa. We have invested decades of experience, passion and creativity into our unique LuxVenture® trips. This means that nothing in our trips is designed by accident, every transfer, lodge and route has been crafted specifically for the best possible experience.


We’re flexible

Our Flexi Travel terms ensure hassle-free postponements (or cancellations) should your travel plans change due to COVID-19 restrictions. Our terms include, on a case by case basis, reduced deposits, deferred payment dates, free date changes and up to 100% free cancellations.


We give back

Leaving a positive legacy in Africa is the foundation of everything that we do at Ker & Downey® Africa. We have a number of legacy partners, including the Project Brave Foundation, who are focused on uplifting marginalized women and children in South Africa, and Greenpop, a forest restoration NPO working to restore ecosystems across Sub-Saharan Africa. 


We are a team of Africa experts

We are a community of explorers, mindful travelers and adventurous souls who are driven by a shared passion for the continent we call home – Africa. We are travel experts who continually push the boundaries of African travel with a spirit of adventure and exploration.


We have an exclusive travel club

Our LuxVenture® Travel Club offers premium Africa travel promotions for members, including exclusive privileges at some of the most elite safari lodges and hotels in Africa, VIP add-ons with complimentary room upgrades, as well as unique activities and experiences to enhance your journey to Africa.


We provide an elite service

From VIP meet & greets to personal concierge services, we ensure that our client’s receive a truly exclusive offering with their privacy as our top priority. We are trusted for our reliability and expertise and are on the ground round the clock throughout your trip to assist. 


We tailor experiences to you

The luxury safaris showcased on our website are just a taste of what your unique African experience could look like. Teeming with once-in-a-lifetime luxury travel experiences, Africa offers something unique to suit every traveler. Our award-winning travel experts are here to collaborate with you and tailor your travel experience to meet your unique needs and interests.


We have won awards

Our dedication to providing the very best in luxury travel to Africa has been recognized by some of the world’s leading travel award programmes, including Condé Nast Traveller and Luxury Lifestyle Magazine. 


We have Safe Travel accreditation

Ker & Downey Africa is compliant with COVID-19 industry protocols and has received the Safe Travels accreditation from the World Travel and Tourism Council. We pledge to adhere to required industry safety protocols to create a safe destination for you.


We offer a price guarantee

Not only are we almost always able to offer a price guarantee on our experiences, meaning you will not be able to replicate our experiences for any better price, from anyone in the world, we also keep you safe by offering a number of secure payment options.

Contact us, we’re here every step of the way

Get in touch with our team to start planning your bespoke luxury safari to Africa.