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    Simbavati River Lodge

    Northern Sector of the Timbavati, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

    What an experience! The staff, the accommodation, the food, the trackers, the Rangers... Everything is sensational. We had dietary needs and we had small children and the lodge went out of their way to cater for us. They even gave the children welcome gift bags...More

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    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 5 July 2016

    Dear Lmo211 Thank you for the lovely detailed review. We are glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed their stay at our lodge and that we could share our knowledge with you. It was a pleasure treating your family to a safari adventure,...More

    Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

    Very good 5 day 4 night photographic safari Stephan first class guide/driver/tracker Anthon first class photographer/companion/teatcher Nicholas first class tracker Very professional and enjoying what they were doing as much as the participants. All the rest of the staff in the lodge was also very...More

    Thank Vitorazevedo
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 5 July 2016

    Dear Vitorazevedo We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed our photographic safaris, your photo's must be amazing! It was only a pleasure to make your stay at our lodge a memorable one. Thank you for recommending our lodge and we will pass on...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2016

    We had a wonderful experience at Simbavati. The staff was like a family that worked as a team to make our stay great. There was a seamless connection between the butler, housekeeper, tracker, chef, guide, manager, etc. It was evident that their priority was to...More

    Thank SONYA W
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 15 June 2016

    Dear SONYA W Thank you for the stunning review and for choosing to stay at our lodge. I am so glad you got to experience a bush walk and that you found it interesting. I will pass on all your compliments to our various team...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2016

    Stayed at Simbavati River Lodge for 4 days in May 2016. Living in kind of a permanent tent with bathroom, toilet, air condition, own veranda was a pleasure and not far to go to the main building for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Two game drives...More

    Thank 345achim
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 15 June 2016

    Dear 345achim Thank you for the detailed review it s greatly appreciated. We are glad to hear that you got to experience our spa and that you loved the Intonga massage. It is a great massage and I am happy to hear that someone else...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

    As part of finding a luxury lodge/resort, in and around Kruger we finally landed at Simbavati. I must say it was a good choice as we encountered wild life in and around during our safari trips and outside our suites which was awesome. This came...More

    Thank Pranav B
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River LodgeResponded 2 June 2016

    Dear Pranav B Thank you for choosing to stay at our lodge. It was our pleasure to treat you to a thrilling experience and we were happy that we could cater to all your requirements. We appreciate your review and thank you for recommending our...More

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    • US$784 - US$1 074 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Timbavati Private Nature Reserve
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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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    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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    "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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