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Simbavati Hilltop Lodge

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We had asked for a room close to amenities due to an injury and we got just what we asked for . The accommodations were excellent very unique , and we are well traveled. The outdoor double shower was really nice and looking straight toward...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Simbawati is the place to immerse yourself in the wild animal world while also enjoying 5-star homely comfort in luxurious air-con lodge. Thanks to the welcoming and efficient management and staff, our group of 10 from Australia had a great time for 3 days. Plenty...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Stayed at Simbavati Hilltop for four days, the very beginning of September. The staff, food, room and view of the lake were very nice. Hippos, and elephants frolicking were a daily occurrence. It was very exciting seeing an entire herd of elephants walking in front...More

Thank gramma-Jill-S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a beautiful view overlooking the dam with hippos and crocs. We had a ball of a time and even celebrated the birthday with a singing group and a cake. What a memory. We didn't see any cats but saw lovely wild dogs. Was...More

Thank Karicks
Reviewed 5 September 2017

To me the #1 thing on a safari is the animal viewing and I was quite disappointed in the game drives at this lodge/area of Kruger Park. We saw 2 of 5 of the Big 5 (elephants and buffalo) during our 6 game drives. About...More

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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
Spa
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US$536 - US$1 298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$536 - US$1 298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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EuropeTravelMom
14 February 2018|
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Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the responses above...you won't feel you have lots of spare time time. We were there last September - so can't comment on wildlife in March. Even the rangers and guides said how lucky we were to see so... More
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johnniebdover
27 August 2017|
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Response from Simbavati | Property representative |
Here are our game drive times: September to April: Morning drive: 05h45 - 09h00 Afternoon/evening drive: 16h00 - 19h00 May to August: Morning drive: 06h00 - 09h00 Afternoon/evening drive: 15h00 - 19h00 I would advise... More
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johnniebdover
25 August 2017|
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Response from Simbavati | Property representative |
When staying at Hilltop Lodge we include selected drinks (selected spirits, house wines, local beers and soft drinks) in your rate so you can enjoy your drink at the pool and not worry about the cost.
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