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    Timbavati Safari Lodge

    R 531 Orpen Road | Klaserie, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9052
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    Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Timbavati, can't wait to go back with the whole family. Excellent facilities and everything is crisp and clean. Lovely bar entertainment area with real African bush sunsets. All the staff are super friendly. Food was great with the highlight...More

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

    HI Markus, Thank you for reviewing your working week with us :) Its nice to hear that even guests that are not necessarily here for the bush are still able to enjoy our environment while working. We look forward to your next visit on holiday...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2016

    Good service at the desk , the restaurant and the room-service. It made a special appearance: the round house. There as no airco, instead a van. A fridge wa also wishful. The safari-tour from the park as very nice

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    Thank wkolky
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 11 May 2016

    Hi Wkolky, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are glad you had a pleasant stay and enjoyed your safari.

    Reviewed 23 April 2016

    Me and 3 friends stopped here as part of a holiday and it was fantastic. I'm not going to pretend it was the best place I've ever been but it was great and for the price it was phenomenal. Location- fantastic, 20-30minutes into Kruger, Zebras...More

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    Thank Matt N
    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 28 April 2016

    Hi Matt, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Timbavati Safari Lodge. The team are thankful for your kind words and its great to hear you had an over all enjoyable stay. We do hope you will be back soon.

    Reviewed 4 April 2016

    We spent four pleasant days at Timbavati and found it comfortable, friendly, and very reasonably priced. Our package included three game drives -- one full day in Kruger and two half days in Manyeleti Reserve, with a very skillful and knowledgable guide named Thomas. The...More

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    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 16 April 2016

    Hi Richard, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are proud to hear you had a fantastic all round experience and We look forward to your next visit.

    Reviewed 29 March 2016

    Privacy on almost every porch because of how the rondavels are positioned. If you're in one furthest down the hill, you have an unobstructed view of giraffe, wart hogs, vervet monkeys, wildebeest, various duikers, banded mongoose. . . The property is beautifully landscaped and shows...More

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    Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 31 March 2016

    Dear Foxglove, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. The team are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and it sounds like you had many visitors to your room. We do hope you'll be back to visit again...More

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    • US$86 - US$366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    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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