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Timbavati Safari Lodge

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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

it was a great experience to be at Timbavati, food and quietness ..I believe in the near future we will pay a visit again.Well it is safe i did not experience any danger,treatment was great from the staff members. i can recommend anyone to visit...More

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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

Dear Patrick, Thank you for taking the time to reveiw your recent visit. The team are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and felt well looked after. We do look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 5 February 2018

This was our 6th visit to this incredible place and most definitely not the last! Our group, consisting of 21 (17 students and 4 staff) visited in early January for 3 nights. As always the welcome was special and we were quickly settled into our...More

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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

Dear Ian, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. Wow 6 times already!! What an honour it is to know that you and your team have had such great stays everytime and will be conitnuing these visits in the future. With...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Fantastic venue! Great hosts in Ryan and Kylie, and the staff were great too! Great place to chillax after some game viewing... food was good and the price was affordable for a holiday. Festive in the evenings sitting at the bar having a cold beer....More

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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

Dear Grant, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at TImbavati Safari Lodge. Sounds like you had a fantatsic over all, relaxing stay and we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 5 February 2018

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 8 February 2018

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 5 February 2018

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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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

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 :)

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US$116 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$116 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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