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    Simbambili Game Lodge

    Sabi Sand Game Reserve, Kruger National Park 1363, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
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    • Average1%
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    1 - 5 of 328 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    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

    Thank etlachapelle
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My husband and I have spent 2 nights in this resort and have loved it! To start with,the service is up to perfection! Even if you are in a remote place,you don’t miss a thing! The bungalow was exceptional! With a private pool on the...More

    Thank Otilia T
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Hi there Otilia T, thank-you so much for leaving this review. I'm so happy that you had a lovely time with us. Looking forward to seeing you back again at some point in the future.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    l will start by saying I rarely give a 5* rating but this lodge has earnt it! This was our first Safari and we had no idea what to expect. We arrived (overflowing with excitement) at 2.30PM and had a very warm welcoming committee waiting...More

    Thank 383lawrence
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi there 383lawrence, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this detailed review - we really appreciate it! I really love hearing when it's someones first time on safari - and of course it's a bonus when it seems like you thoroughly enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    04:45 a.m. Knock knock, this is your wake up call! The day starts early at the Simbambili game lodge. We get a quick shower (with a view!), put on some warm clothes and we are good to go. 05.30 a.m. As we climb into “our”...More

    Thank lisamichb
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello lisamichb, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this detailed review :) I'm so happy that you had a wonderful time and you got to see those lion cubs - they really are the cutest little things! Hope to see you back...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is our first experience of Simbambili Game Lodge and what an experience it has been, absolutely fantastic in every aspect. The accommodation, food and staff have been of a very high standard. However, what has really made the experience so special has been our...More

    Thank Alan P
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello Alan P, thank-you for taking the time to leave this review for Simbabmili Lodge! I'm thrilled that you got to see the Big 5 on your stay with us, and that the passion of your guide shone through. Hope to see you back again...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • 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
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • US$1 405 - US$1 751 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Kruger National Park >
    • Sabi Sand Game Reserve
    • Also Known As
    • Simbambili Game Hotel Sabi Sand Game Reserve ,
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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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    Marc L
    17 November 2017|
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    Response from Candice W | Property representative |
    Hi Marc L, if you're heading directly to South Africa you won't need any vaccines. If you're entering from another African country, then you will need to have a Yellow Fever vaccination card. The only other thing you will... More
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    kjyoung49
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from pmichalski | Reviewed this property |
    The rooms are not open to the world. They are enclosed and air conditioned. There are mosquito nets over the bed at night.
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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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    "All individual cabins."
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