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    Simbavati River Lodge

    Northern Sector of the Timbavati, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    • Excellent80%
    • Very good15%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
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    “family chalet” (10 reviews)
    “game drives” (118 reviews)
    “luxury tents” (22 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Spa
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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        Reviewed 7 June 2017

        We worked with a travel agent to find a perfect safari lodge and our agent had nothing but great things to say. Once she sent us our choices, this one stood out mainly because of it's relatively small size and for the "luxury tents". The...More

        Thank BL2007
        Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 21 June 2017

        Dear BL2007 Thank you for choosing to stay at our lodge and for your lovely detailed review it is greatly appreciated. We are glad our "tents" exceeded the husbands expectations and that you enjoyed our accommodation. You will have to come back to visit us...More

        Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

        Simbavati River Lodge is beautiful!! It's the perfect lodge to come home to after game drives. Everyone at the lodge was helpful, accommodating, warm, and just made you feel so special. We booked the Family Cabin, and could not be happier! The rooms were clean,...More

        Thank Antoinette B
        Response from Simbavati, online marketing manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 22 June 2017

        Dear Antoinette B Thank you for your review it is lovely. We are so glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed their stay at our lodge. Especially your daughter. Hopefully we have turned her into a future game ranger. It was our pleasure...More

        Reviewed 3 June 2017

        Everyone we dealt with at Simbavati was great. We had Stefan and Nicholas as our guide and tracker. They were very knowledgeable and informative. They not only informed us about the animals but also about tracks, trees, birds and their calls and foliage. Very interesting....More

        Thank LauraHum
        Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 21 June 2017

        Dear LauraHum Thank you so much for your lovely review. Your game drives make me feel so jealous, what an amazing experience you all got to have, wish I was with you. I am also glad to hear you enjoyed our bush dinner. We will...More

        Reviewed 29 May 2017

        This lodge is exquisite, beautiful grounds with wildlife abounding, the tented lodges are very nice and luxurious, wildlife can be heard and seen easily. Amenities are also very nice. The staff here is truly top notch, so helpful, kind, and made us feel like family....More

        Thank KimRtravel
        Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 22 June 2017

        Dear KimRtravel Thank you for your lovely detailed review it is greatly appreciated. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our accommodation and the service from our staff. We apologise that you were not entirely satisfied with our game drives and that you found...More

        Reviewed 23 May 2017

        Simbavati River Lodge is a beautiful oasis in the African Bush. The lodge itself is spacious, comfortable and right on the edge of a river so that you can watch the wildlife while you eat, drink and lounge in the public places. The tents (they...More

        Thank Mjwickham
        Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 22 June 2017

        Dear Mjwickham It was our pleasure to provide you with a quality safari holiday. Thank you for choosing to stay at our lodge and for this lovely detailed review. We hope your safari holiday was relaxing and that you feel rejuvenated. Please come back and...More

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        • US$788 - US$1 085 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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        • Kruger National Park >
        • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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        • Simbavati River Hotel Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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        Traveller (508)
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        Bathroom (21)
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        johnniebdover
        21 June 2017|
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        Response from Simbavati | Property representative |
        They are only a couple of km away, however they are not walking distance away and you are not able to see one lodge from the other because of the trees, grass and bushes. On your game drive your guide might take you past... More
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        Candace Y
        17 March 2017|
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        Response from Simbavati | Property representative |
        Hi there. May is chilly. Please dress warmly. We do provide blankets on game drives.
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        whereareyounow
        10 April 2016|
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        Response from Simbavati | Property representative |
        Good morning Apologies for only responding to you now, we seemed to have missed your post. Have you been helped? Please provide us with your contact details (email or phone) so that someone from our reservations... More
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        "The luxury tents are great - especially the additional outdoor shower"
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        "Bring layers. We were there in late May so the early morning rides were cool but the evening rides were..."
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        "Rooms closer to the lodge aren't tents they are permanent buildings. I liked the tents with windows."
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        "All rooms were great. Get one a bit further from the public spaces if you like quiet."
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