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    Simbavati River Lodge

    Northern Sector of the Timbavati, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Motswari Private Game Reserve
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    “game drives” (112 reviews)
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    Reviews (448)
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    1 - 5 of 448 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
    Google Translation

    Excellent accueil très enthousiaste. Le.camp est très moderne dans sa décoration. Pas du tout colonial comme peuvent être souvent les...More

    Thank Karinetoto
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We were picked up at the airport after a very long journey from NY. We were a bit tired, but when we started to see all the animals on our way to the lodge, we were so excited and ready to jump in the jeep...More

    Thank migafre
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We have just come back from a 3 night stay at Simbavati with our 3 boys (7, 11 & 13) and we loved it. The staff are amazing and so very helpful...Bongi and the reception team were really welcoming. Bishop (our butler) was fantastic...an excellent...More

    Thank plasn
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The staff was friendly and helpful in every way. Very family friendly, with kids activities available between the twice-daily game drives. Safari guide and tracker were very knowledgeable and accommodating.

    Thank CTCUSCTC
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River Lodge

    Dear CTCUSCTC Thank you for the review, it is appreciated. We are glad you enjoyed our lodge, the kids activities, our service and our game drives. Please come back and visit us again. Kind regards Nadine

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were at SRL for a very short time - but they completely exceeded all expectations! The staff is absolutely AMAZING (Ralph, Bishop, Clement, everyone!) and they were always catering to our needs. To the moment we left the lodge, I felt like they were...More

    Thank Gisella T
    Response from Simbavati, Online Marketing Manager at Simbavati River Lodge

    Dear Gisella T Thank you for the lovely review and recommendation it is greatly appreciated. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your game drives and that you got to see so much in so little time. We also appreciated the feedback regarding the...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
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    • US$ 708 - US$ 1,072 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Traveller (445)
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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|
    Response from ThierryIT | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, Concerning tent, I do not know, I have rented a Chalet. Cold period, the answer will be yes of course ... With gloves and a cap too. Good luck with this camp.
    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|
    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
    Hi there, we are visiting you in a couple of weeks and I would like to know what types of clothing is required for evenings/dining
    28 January 2016|
    Response from Simbavati | Property representative |
    Sorry we missed your question.
    Room Tips
    "Room had no view of the river, but it was very quiet and you could hear the animals at night, which was so..."
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    "Get a room with a view. We were stuck at the end of the row of tents with no view at all."
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    "Wild dog room"
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    "Rooms overlooking the river are best"
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