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    Timbavati Safari Lodge

    (R 531) Orpen Road | Klaserie, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
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    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
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    Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

    What a great place! Very good service! We had a flat tyre and Rob made sure we got some help ánd arranged for the tyre to be fixed. We did a sunset tour which was very good! Very knowledgeable and he spotted lots of game!...More

    Thank Karian_Dennis
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 15 September 2016

    Dear Karian, Thank you for your great recommendation. We are so pleased you enjoyed all aspects of the lodge and we were able to assist when needed.

    Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

    Timbavati had tasty food, clean rooms, friendly 'on site' local animals and Luke at the bar knows how to make a mean cocktail 👌 I stayed here for 5 weeks while on a volunteering project, it felt like home away from home. This is a...More

    Thank Kevin Y
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 15 September 2016

    Hi Kevin, Thank you for reviewing your lengthy stay with us. We are so pleased to hear you felt it was your home away from home and thoroughly enjoyed your 5 weeks with us. Maybe we will see you again next year?

    Reviewed 9 September 2016

    I had another great stay at Timbavati Safari Lodge. The lodge attracts like minded, relaxed friendly travellers that you don't always find at the more expensive places. The staff bend over backwards to accommodate guests- a special thank you to Rob the manager and Luke...More

    Thank LaurCapeTown
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 15 September 2016

    Hi Laur, Returning guests are always a boost for the team as it encourages us to keep doing what we do best and know we are doing it well :) Thank you and we look forward to your next visit!

    Reviewed 8 September 2016

    We were staying at the Southern African Wildlife College and we went to Timbavati Safari Lodge for Dinner one evening. We were actually a bit cheeky and asked to use the pool before dinner for a few hours and we ended up having lunch there...More

    Thank Soulhacler
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 15 September 2016

    Hi Soulhacler, Thank you for reviewing you day visit at the lodge. Its great to hear we are not only seen as an accommodation venue but our facilities are available for all in the area to use and enjoy. We do hope you'll be back...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2016

    If you need a really good value for money lodge that is unpretentious yet really comfortable and with good food etc, then look no further. Great place to base yourself en route to Kruger or even to do day visits into the central Park. I...More

    Thank Garth J
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 15 September 2016

    Hi Garth, Its great to hear when our guests are pleasantly surprised and feel value for money. We are glad you had a great all round experience and look forward to your next visit.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • 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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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • 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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    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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