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    Timbavati Safari Lodge

    (R 531) Orpen Road | Klaserie, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    21 - 25 of 151 reviews

    Reviewed 4 February 2017

    The lodge is very beautiful and the hosts were great. The views are fantastic. Climatisation in the huts would be a great plus, as we were dying of being hot and one cannot really open or air because of the insects. Shower is pretty basic...More

    Thank Anna S
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 6 February 2017

    Hi Anna, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Timbavati. The team are glad you enjoyed your stay. We value your comments and we are working on a way to cool the rooms down for these hot summer months and...More

    Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay at Timbavati. We were here for 6 nights and also celebrated X-mas here. We would recommend this place to everyone. Kylie, Rob and all the staff are doing everything to make your stay as comfortable as possible. The safari's were nice...More

    Thank caravonk
    Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 16 January 2017

    Dear Caravonk, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed all aspects of the lodge and also the surrounding area. We do hoe you will be back to visit soon.

    Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

    Honestly, timbavati is an authentic hotel with lovely staff who make up the kind of vibe that most 5 star hotels can only dream of! This place reminds you of why it's necessary to explore out of a lockdown resort and into a hotel who...More

    Thank Jode M
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 13 December 2016

    Hi Jode, Thank you very much for your fantastic review on you recent stay with us. We are all pleased you found your stay authentic and enjoyable. We do hope you will be back to visit soon.

    Reviewed 29 November 2016

    Superb base for an excellent adventure. Our tour guide Solly couldn't have made our game drives more enjoyable, fantastically knowledgable and friendly. We had a great time debriefing in the evening around the on-site bar with some of the locals and staff who really provided...More

    Thank Tom C
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 30 November 2016

    Hi Jeff, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It is great to hear you had an excellent adventure and enjoyed the facilities that were available during your stay. We look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

    We visited here as a group of 12. Service was amazing from the welcome drinks through to check out. The rooms were clean and comfortable and had mosquito nets. The pool was welcoming and the bar area comfortable and relaxing On one day, we had...More

    Thank Kirsty W
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 28 November 2016

    Hi Kirsty, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at Timbavati Safari Lodge. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed all aspects of your visit and the guides were about to attend to all your needs. We look forward to your next visit.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$108 - US$704 (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
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    • 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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    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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    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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