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    Simbavati River Lodge

    Northern Sector of the Timbavati, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    • Average4%
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    “family chalet” (10 reviews)
    “game drives” (112 reviews)
    “luxury tents” (20 reviews)
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    Simbavati Hilltop Lodge
    184 reviews
    #8 of 17 Speciality lodging in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
     
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    Reviewed 14 January 2016
    Google Translation

    Diese Lodge ist nur zu empfehlen, tolle Guides (vielen Dank nochmal an Johnny und Collence) die einen vorher fragen welche...More

    Thank Uwe T
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River Lodge

    Dear Uwe T We are so happy to hear that you will be back to visit us again! We do our best to exceed our clients expectations and when we do it makes us feel so proud of all our staff and our lodge. Thank...More

    Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

    We stayed three nights at this wonderful lodge and went on 6 safaris in total. The lodge is situated on the bank of a river, which was dry when we arrived. They have a pool of water just in front of the lodge which attracts...More

    Thank tarlavski
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River Lodge

    Dear tarlavski Thank you so much for the detailed review. It was lovely to read and we will definitely pass on your compliments to all of our staff. We are so happy that we exceeded your expectations and that we could be part of your...More

    Reviewed 26 December 2015

    We (4 adults) arrived one day early since we got our dates confused and despite the lodge being full the manager (Gert) bent over backwards to accommodate us. It just got better from there. Our guide (Steff) and tracker (Thabo) were incredibly knowledgeable. When they...More

    Thank Debbie R
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River Lodge

    Dear Debbie Thank you for the lovely review. We are so happy that we were able to accommodate you and that you all enjoyed your stay. We are also glad that the birder was able to do a bird tour with Mike. Trust us, Mike...More

    Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

    My partner and I stayed at The River Lodge for 4 nights as part of our honeymoon. We loved every minute! We arrived late in the afternoon on our first day and were not expecting to be going on a game drive until the next...More

    Thank naomig87
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River Lodge

    Dear naomig87 Thank you for the detailed review we really enjoyed reading about your stay and we were thrilled with all the lovely compliments. We are so glad that we could be part of your memorable honeymoon experience and we are looking forward to being...More

    Reviewed 15 December 2015
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    Wir waren jetzt zum 4. Mal in der Simbavati River Lodge und vorher mindestens 6 x im damaligen Gomo Gomo....More

    Thank Ursula L
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River Lodge

    Dear Ursula Thank you for choosing to stay at our lodges for all your safari holidays. Your return visits let us know that we have the correct formula to provide all visitors to our lodges with the ultimate memorable safari experience. Our staff love what...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Internet
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    • Spa
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    • US$711 - US$1,059 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Candace Y
    We have booked a stay at your facility for late May. I'm wondering if we should pack heavy jackets or will the temperature still be moderately warm. What is your advice? Also, how warm are the tents in the evening?
    17 March 2017|
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    Response from migafre | Reviewed this property |
    Their is an air conditioning in the tent and I don't remember seeing a heater (except if the A/C can also heat). The tent is very comfortable, it's not a simple camping tent. It's luxurious. In April, mornings were cool, and... More
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    whereareyounow
    We sre travelling in September 2017, what would be the rate? I think I would like to do 3 days in Timbavati and 3 days in Sabi Sand.... I am organizing a trip for my travelling friends including my husband :) I wonder if 18 is too many??
    10 April 2016|
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    Response from Simbavati | Property representative |
    Good morning Apologies for only responding to you now, we seemed to have missed your post. Have you been helped? Please provide us with your contact details (email or phone) so that someone from our reservations... More
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    monCairns_Australia
    Hi there, we are visiting you in a couple of weeks and I would like to know what types of clothing is required for evenings/dining
    28 January 2016|
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    Sorry we missed your question.
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    Room Tips
    "Room had no view of the river, but it was very quiet and you could hear the animals at night, which was so..."
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    "Get a room with a view. We were stuck at the end of the row of tents with no view at all."
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    "Wild dog room"
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    "Rooms overlooking the river are best"
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