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Simbambili Game Lodge

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“day bed”(29 reviews)
“plunge pool”(63 reviews)
“our honeymoon”(43 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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Restaurant
Airport Transportation
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Sambambili Game Lodge for 4 nights...the experience was fantastic and we will never forget it! We were fortunate to stay in the „waterhole bungalow“ which allows watching the animals directly from the pool or sunbed...simply fantastic. The lodge is very small (only...More

Thank Michael L
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Michael L, thank-you so much for leaving this review for Simbambili Lodge! I'm so glad that you had a great time here with us. Looking forward to having you back again soon. Take care.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent our last three nights on honeymoon at Simbambili. It was also Christmas. By the time we left, we felt like family. The Christmas Eve and Christmas dinners were so special and the food was all delicious! Our game drives with Justin and Willies were...More

Thank Sweetiee310
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Sweetie310 - thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review for Simbambili Lodge! I'm so glad that we helped to make your honeymoon something to remember :) Looking forward to having you back again at some point in the...More

Reviewed 16 January 2018

My husband and I spent 2 nights at Simbambili in their luxurious Waterhole Suite. Easily the most beautiful place we have ever stayed with breathtaking views of the waterhole where we saw several elephants, antelope, and baboons. And that was just from our porch! On...More

Thank kghartman
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi kghartman, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review for Simbambili Lodge. I'm thrilled to read that you managed to see so much! Hope to see you back again some time in the future. Take care.

Reviewed 24 December 2017

My friend and I came to South Africa to do Safari. She had been before to Kenya, but this was my first time. We stayed at this amazing Game Lodge. The manager, Mike and his wife, Tania and the entire staff made this an unreal...More

2  Thank Joan E
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 2 January 2018

Hi there Joan E, thank-you so much for leaving this review for Simbambili Lodge. I'm thrilled that you had such a wonderful first time in the bush! Hope to see you back again at some point. Take care.

Reviewed 11 December 2017

My husband and I went on Safari and had an unbelievably great time. We saw the big 5 thanks to our amazing guide Jabon and tracker Rodney. Ashley at the front guest and our valet were fantastic. We thoroughly enjoyed the food and the accommodations....More

1  Thank etlachapelle
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 15 December 2017

Hi there etlachapelle, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review of your stay at Simbambili Lodge. I'm thrilled that you had such a wonderful time, especially since it was your honeymoon! Looking forward to having you back again. Take care.

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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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US$1 745 - US$2 156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$1 745 - US$2 156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Brenda T
7 February 2018|
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Response from ns247 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They are very thoughtful. Even lemon for a gin and tonic.
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juhimoon
6 January 2018|
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Response from Candice W | Property representative |
Hi, yes the vehicles can take 6 or even more. Perhaps just drop them a mail with your dates and the name the booking is under, to let them know that you'd all like to be together on drives.
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Marc L
17 November 2017|
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Response from Candice W | Property representative |
It's hot in December so shorts and T-shirts are fine, even for bush walks. You may want to bring loose, lightly fitted (cool) long-sleeve tops and trousers for the evenings, not because it's cold but to help prevent mosquito... More
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"We were in room 8 - farthest from the lodge, but we had our own watering hole nearby and seemed to be the..."
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"For limited mobility persons request a room nearer the lodge restaurant and reception. all others are fine..."
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"Water Hole Suite is near to the central lodge but very private with an excellent view of the waterhole."
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"All the rooms are wonderful"
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