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Timbavati Safari Lodge

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Reviewed May 27, 2017

We were very privileged to have stayed at the Timbavati Safari Lodge for 14 nights. The Lodge is a beautiful laid out and maintained lodge set out with traditional African designed rooms. The Lodge is a family run business, and you feel it on arrival....More

Thank Michael261
Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded May 29, 2017

Dear Michael, Thank you very much for writing a review on your recent stay with us. To have your visit with us classified as a 'Trip of a Lifetime' is such an honour. The team are pleased to hear you enjoyed all aspects of the...More

Reviewed May 17, 2017

Whether you fly to Hoedspruit or drive through, this is a convenient destination for your bush experience. The Timbavati Safari Lodge is beautifully maintained, challets are spotless and the staff and management hospitable and knowledgeable. This is a family run business and it shows in...More

Thank Lesley W
Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded May 18, 2017

Dear Lesley, Thank you so much for reviewing your recent stay with us and we are grateful for your positive review. Its always so pleasing to hear, returning guests enjoy there stay as much as the first time, if not more. We do look forward...More

Reviewed May 9, 2017

We traveled to South Africa last week and were fortunate enough to stay at the Timbavati Safari Lodge for 4 nights. Let me tell you-that wasn't enough AT ALL!! Right from the start being picked up at the airport in a safari car (amazing!) where...More

Thank Lauren O
Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded May 10, 2017

Dear Lauren, Wow what a review, thank you! :) The team are extremely proud that you guys have enjoyed your stay so much and that we could make your honeymoon extra special!! It really goes a long way that you could not fault us in...More

Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Timbavati Safari Lodge was a lifesaver for us when we arrived at Orpen Gate too late to travel to our Kruger rest camp. The hosts were very accommodating, and as it was towards the end of the season it was easy for us to find...More

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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded May 1, 2017

Hi GufoPeloso, Thank you for taking the time to review your 'Surprise' visit with us. You comments are appreciated and we are pleased to hear your unplanned visit was a great one. Hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

For a bush wedding where the focus is on family and friends spending special time together, this is the perfect venue. Friendly and accommodating staff, very good service and food throughout the weekend. Lodge Manager Kylie deserves special mention- untiring in her effort and attention...More

Thank penny n
Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded April 11, 2017

Dear Penny, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay with us during such a special event. We are honoured of the praise you have given and so pleased that such an important moment shared with family and friends was so thoroughly enjoyed.

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US$120 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$120 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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hoexgirl
March 9, 2017|
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Response from Ryan M | Property representative |
Hi Hoexgirl, I think Ben has covered most of your question :) If there is anything else just let us know.
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poeps
September 4, 2016|
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Response from paulcZ8287JN | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Timbavati is family orientated with plenty of room for children in the rondavel huts.Contact Kylie to book a family hut.
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Margie G
July 9, 2016|
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Yes, free wifi is available at the reception and main bar/swimming pool area
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Room Tips
"All Rondelas are basically the same and exceptional."
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"Keep your windows and door closed in your room when you are not there. This keeps the moneys out !!!"
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"we were informed about the weather services.Rooms ways were in order."
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"Room 16 was great but I think there are so many well positioned rondawels which are not on top of one another"
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