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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” (115 reviews)
          “luxury tents” (21 reviews)
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          Reviewed 29 October 2011

          We stayed in the lodge from the 23rd of October till the 26th. We had a very nice stay in the lodge. We stayed in the Cheetah tent, which was a very special experience for us. Especially when you can hear the rino's around your...More

          2  Thank DanielenChantal
          Reviewed 29 September 2011

          We travelled with an open mind and found that the safari game rides were the best. Our guides. Christoff and Daniel were very informative and experienced. They took along very exciting trails and the leopard trail was simply amazing. It was very fulfilling and we...More

          1  Thank Susiemarshall7
          Reviewed 25 September 2011

          We recently travelled to South Africa on the first leg of our honeymoon and began at Simbavati Lodge. Its hard to overstate how great an experience it was. The staff could not have been more friendly, accomodating and helpful. Our safari guide Jimmy was incredibly...More

          1  Thank Derek S
          Reviewed 13 September 2011

          We stayed 4 nights at Simbavatti River Lodge with friends. It was our first safari game and we got to see the Big 5 and a lot more, which was far above our expectations. We can't stop talking about it since returning home. Our guide...More

          1  Thank ramnat
          Reviewed 23 August 2011

          Simbavati Lodge is a great place to stay at, with a very pleasant setting right on the banks of a river where hippo bathe. Excellent service by the staff, and they have a great chef too. That said, we had a disappointing safari experience, In...More

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          Motswari Private Game Reserve
          677 reviews
          #1 of 17 Speciality lodging in Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
           
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          359 reviews
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          • US$624 - US$1 020 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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          johnniebdover
          How far apart are the river lodge and the hilltop? Thanks
          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
          We have booked a stay at your facility for late May. I'm wondering if we should pack heavy jackets or will the temperature still be moderately warm. What is your advice? Also, how warm are the tents in the evening?
          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
          We sre travelling in September 2017, what would be the rate? I think I would like to do 3 days in Timbavati and 3 days in Sabi Sand.... I am organizing a trip for my travelling friends including my husband :) I wonder if 18 is too many??
          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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          "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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          "All rooms overlook the river / watering hole, you can't go wrong!"
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