About Camp Figtree

The New Managing Couple of Camp Figtree South Africa

A word from our new managing couple of Camp Figtree, Lauren and Chris Pittaway.

𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐥𝐨𝐧𝐠 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐛𝐞𝐞𝐧 𝐢𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐮𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐲?
We have been together and in the Hospitality Industry for 10 years and have been lucky to work at some amazing places throughout the Eastern Cape, North West and Namibia.

𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐨𝐫𝐢𝐠𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐥𝐥𝐲 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦?

We are originally from the friendly city of Port Elizabeth.

𝐖𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐦𝐨𝐬𝐭 𝐞𝐱𝐜𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐧𝐞𝐰 𝐫𝐨𝐥𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐭 𝐂𝐚𝐦𝐩 𝐅𝐢𝐠𝐭𝐫𝐞𝐞?

We are so excited to welcome guests from all over the world to showcase our beautiful new restaurant as well as the stunning views. It will be wonderful to reconnect with different people and experience various cultures again.

𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐢𝐬 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐧𝐞𝐰 𝐛𝐮𝐢𝐥𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐚𝐥𝐨𝐧𝐠?

The construction team has made some great progress – the outside structure has gone up and they are busy installing the roof trusses. Everything is coming together and the building is starting to take shape. We are very excited – the new restaurant is going to look stunning!

𝐖𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐧𝐞𝐰 𝐲𝐞𝐚𝐫’𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐨𝐥𝐮𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬?

We have not actually made any new year’s resolutions this year. It is always our daily goal to enjoy each day that we are given and to ensure guests feel at home at Camp Figtree.

Camp Figtree Managing Couple, Lauren and Chris Pittaway

Camp Figtree Managing Couple, Lauren and Chris Pittaway