Lion Country Safari KOA Awarded Highest Honors

West Palm Beach Kampgrounds of America (KOA) has awarded Lion Country Safari’s KOA campground its highest accolades, the KOA President’s Award and the KOA Founder’s Award for 2021.

Lion Country Safari’s campground exhibits the highest levels of guest service and satisfaction and allows campers to get a feel for sleeping in the wild, right next door to Lion Country Safari’s drive-through preserve. Guests staying at the campground can sleep to the sounds of nighttime Africa, including the whoop of gibbons and the roar of lions. Lion Country Safari’s KOA will reopen for RV, tent and cabin reservations on January 8th, 2021.

About the KOA President’s Award: 

“The KOA President’s Award is proudly presented to KOA campgrounds that excel in providing great camping facilities and consistently high levels of guest service. Chosen by KOA’s camping guests through satisfaction surveys and KOA’s own stringent quality inspection, recipients of the President’s Award are dedicated to providing great KOA camping.”

About the KOA Founder’s Award:  

“Dave Drum, founder of Kampgrounds of America, was an extraordinary visionary and dreamer. The recipients of KOA’s premiere achievement, the KOA Founder’s Award, share Dave’s dream of providing the highest quality camping facilities while exceeding KOA guests’ expectations. As leaders in outdoor hospitality, KOA Founder’s Award recipients embody Dave’s vision of a KOA Nation providing excellence for generations of campers.”


Lion Country Safari KOA campground opened in November 1983 as a full-service campground with 230 sites including cabins, pull through sites and tent sites. Lion Country Safari is Florida’s largest drive-through safari and is home to over 1,000 animals, including some of the world’s most iconic species roaming wide open natural habitats in large herds. Lion Country Safari strives to be a leader in animal care, conservation, and education to inspire meaningful connections. For more information, please call the main office at (561) 793-1084, the KOA campground at 561-793-9797, or visit us online at