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    Timbavati Safari Lodge

    Orpen Road | Klaserie, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9052
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
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    1 - 5 of 153 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    They are really close to the KNP and are in effect, a 3-star establishment with neat, clean chalets, friendly staff and a really good boma dinner! If you are looking for a no-frills overnight stay, go no further!

    1  Thank Horst S
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    HI Horst, Thank you for your recent review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and we do look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This place does not live up to the pictures! Although the service was good with friendly staff members I think we could have done way better for the price we paid :-( Please also note that there are no animals on the property. You have...More

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    Thank annelise455
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Annelise, Thank you for your review on your recent stay with us. We are saddened that your visit was not what you expected and that you felt the place did not live up to the pictures. We would enjoy feedback on were we could...More

    Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

    Thanks for the nice touch for drivers and guides. After a long day we can relax. Really a great improvement. Almost feel like a guest. Dinner at the pool was a nice change aswell. Just a pity we cant join our guests on gamedrives.More

    1  Thank Carmen S
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Carmen, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay with us. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit. Just to note its not that you are unable to join the game drive with your guests there are certain terms and conditions apply when the vehicle...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    After staying in Skukuza in kruger, we stayed here for a few nights before heading home. The accommodation is wonderful, and the décor amazing. the food prepared for our tour group was fantastic and even had some entertainment round the campfire. The small touches were...More

    Thank BorkLaser29
    Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

    Hi BorkLaser, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are very pleased you enjoyed every bit of your stay and we look forward to your return.

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    I had a great time in this accomodation and Kruger Park in general. The safari guides Loui and Thomas were very enthusiastic and amazing in their game drive skills. They were able to see animals from a distance and to read their behaviour, to give...More

    Thank skant2017
    Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 25 July 2017

    Hi Skant, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are pleased to hear you really enjoyed your stay and especially your safaris, you were very lucky, 3 leopard sightings in one morning is incredible!!!

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$86 - US$371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
    • Also Known As
    • Timbavati Safari Hotel Hoedspruit
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    hoexgirl
    9 March 2017|
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    Response from Ryan M | Property representative |
    Hi Hoexgirl, I think Ben has covered most of your question :) If there is anything else just let us know.
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    4 September 2016|
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    Response from paulcZ8287JN | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, Timbavati is family orientated with plenty of room for children in the rondavel huts.Contact Kylie to book a family hut.
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    9 July 2016|
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    Response from KTrewavas |
    Yes, free wifi is available at the reception and main bar/swimming pool area
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    "Any location is good. Maybe if traveling with children be closer to the pool and restaurants."
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    "The lodges are spread out and well placed amongst the trees, they all have a small terrace with table/chairs."
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    "a bit dark with the thatch roof, but very cosy and comfortable."
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    "It was okay for 1 night, but we would not go there again."
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