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Timbavati Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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All reviewskruger parkorpen gategreat couple of daysthe large swimming poolevening buffetlocal animalscan't wait for my next visitfantastic wedding venueceiling fana family run businesswho run the placesitting at the bargreat stopoverhot waterindividual hutsanimal soundsmosquito net
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great stay, arrived for a friends wedding which was well hosted by the guys at timbavati, the place looked beautiful and staff couldn’t be more helpful. Food was lovely and loved the idea of sitting with others. The rooms were kept really clean...More

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Thank Amy77
Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Amy, Thank you for your reviewing your recent stay with us on such a special event. We are pleased everything went well and it was a wedding trip to remember. We do look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Timbavati was so welcoming and accommodating. The safaris were amazing and guides eager to provide a good view. Dinner was homely. Good spacious rooms. Breakfast was well thought off. Thanks for an awesome time.

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

Dear Delene, Thank you so much for taking the time to revew your recent visit. We are very happy you had an awesome time and look forward to your return :)

Reviewed 10 January 2018

I spent 4 days at the amazing place and cannot wait to return. The location is perfect for driving yourself into Kruga park or taking one of the game drives arranged by the staff. I would recommend doing both. The food was excellent both breakfast...More

Thank debswilbo
Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Debs, So when can we book you in for your return trip?? We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay but more so because it was during such an important event in terms of your friend getting married. Its great to hear everything went...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed 3 days around Christmas. Verry Nice place, with good and spaceful and good accomondation. But most of all a verry verry friendly staff always ready to help you. From the managers to the cleaning staff. The rangers are verry kind and good prepared....More

1  Thank Camiel V
Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Camiel, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent stay with us. The team are very proud of the lodge and I am so pleased this has come through to you as a guest. Its great to hear you...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Very good location, just at the entrence to Kruger Park Good restaurant Clean and neat room Kind staff Feels like you are sleeping inside the safari, during the night you can hear different animal sounds! And in the morning you can see monkeys outside the...More

1  Thank Tamar B
Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 29 December 2017

Hi Tamar, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Timbavati Safari Lodge. The team are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and we do hope you will be back soon.

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Pool
Free Parking
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US$126 - US$723 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$126 - US$723 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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poeps
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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Margie G
9 July 2016|
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Yes, free wifi is available at the reception and main bar/swimming pool area
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Room Tips
"All Rondelas are basically the same and exceptional."
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"Keep your windows and door closed in your room when you are not there. This keeps the moneys out !!!"
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"we were informed about the weather services.Rooms ways were in order."
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"Room 16 was great but I think there are so many well positioned rondawels which are not on top of one another"
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