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    Timbavati Safari Lodge

    Orpen Road | Klaserie, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9052
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
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    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    Great place. I'd been itching to play some music after two weeks in the bush. The guitar and the atmosphere created by the warm staff made Timbavati a great space to ruminate after our day drives into Kruger.More

    Thank Caleb C
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 9 July 2016

    Dear Caleb, Thank you for reviewing your stay with us. It is great you were able to put the guitar to work and help create the warm atmosphere we love to offer our guests. We look forward to you coming back and playing us some...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    This is a terrific small lodge that mixes a little bit of luxury into their very reasonably priced accommodations. The rooms are spacious, the linen is crisp and clean, the showers are large and the water is hot. Small game wanders across the grounds, and...More

    Thank 546sm2016
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 9 July 2016

    Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, during your overseas seminar. Its pleasing to hear all aspects of your visit were enjoyable and that we are able to cater for, not just holiday goers but also students studying...More

    Reviewed 10 June 2016

    Nice quite evironment with very good accomodation and restaurant and bar. Very helpfull friendly reception and other staff. A recommended stay for 2-3 night to explore Krugerpark. Price <> quality is excellent.

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    Thank dirkd295
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 14 June 2016

    Dear Dirk, Thank you taking the time to review your recent stay with us. The team are proud to hear you had a great all round experience and we hope you'll be back for your next Kruger Visit.

    Reviewed 29 May 2016

    Timbavati Safari Lodge was our first stop in Africa. First let me say how organized they are, from airport transfers, safaris, change of itinerary etc. Very friendly and accommodating, meal preferences, last minute activity requests (Kylie and Rob). The accommodation are private cabins (rondavels), bed,...More

    Thank JazboOttawa
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 2 June 2016

    Dear Jazboottawa, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. The team are excited to hear you had a great over all experience, from start to finish. We do hope you will be back soon.

    Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

    My partner and I were on our way to Satara however got cut off due to the closing time of the Kruger gates - FYI gates close at 5.30 but travel time can also stop you from getting to your destination. We came across timbavati...More

    Thank Tinysimmi
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 2 June 2016

    Dear Tinysimmi, Thank you for reviewing your recent 'spontaneous' visit to Timbavati Safari Lodge. They say never judge a book by its cover so we are glad you had this in mind and still came through the gate :) We are glad you really enjoyed...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$386 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • 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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