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Reviewed 2 December 2017

Rooms were very clean and comfortable with WiFi, tea and coffee station, mini bar plenty USB plugs. Bathrooms had indoor and outdoor showers with top of the range amenities. The game drives were excellent and the guides very knowledgeable. All meals were superb, but what...More

Thank satourist2015
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We spent 3 nights in Simbavati River Lodge with my wife and our daughter end of october. The lodge is really nice and the game drive were great. We had stunning experience observing several leopards. The food is fantastic and the staff very helpful. We...More

Thank stephane a
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Talk about a trip of a lifetime. I took my dad to South Africa in September and we were fortunate to spend his birthday at Simbavati River Lodge. Our indivdiual accommodations were outstanding. The staff were incredibly attentive, knowledgeable and sweet. We truly felt like...More

Thank trinichuck
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Did an all inclusive here and just loved it. The upkeep and room cleaning, preparation, etc all happened while the guests are on safari. Then you get back and its all fresh for you to relax and enjoy Africa. The Butler is there for your...More

Thank RafikiLondon
Reviewed 30 October 2017

My partner and I recently visited Simbavati with some friends and their two children. Whilst we have been lucky enough to have visited a few private lodges before this was the first time for our friends. When we were asked by them to suggest a...More

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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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johnniebdover
3 September 2017|
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Response from ivanhoe19 | Reviewed this property |
Drives run at the same time every day. This may vary slightly depending on the season but for us in July it was 6am and 3pm.
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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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"Be sure to lock your doors to keep your belongings safe from baboons."
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"Views of the river were beautiful right outside the bedroom on the deck."
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"All rooms are individual lodges - try to book one close to the main lodge - ours was a little way off."
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"Tents (so luxurious) are wonderful..Family accomodations are most likely as nice."
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