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Timbavati Safari Lodge

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All reviewskruger parkorpen gategreat couple of daysthe large swimming poolevening buffetlocal animalscan't wait for my next visitfantastic wedding venueceiling fana family run businesswho run the placesitting at the bargreat stopoverhot waterindividual hutsanimal soundsmosquito net
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Very satisfied with the service, the food and the accommodation. The guides for the safaris were experienced and explained is many interesting facts about the local animals, village life and the culture.

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Thank Dora L
Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Dora, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at Timbavati Safari Lodge. Its great to hear you enjoyed all aspects of the lodge. Its great to hear you had an informative and fun safari and cultural experience.

Reviewed 18 June 2017

Nice huts in a park. Buses come there and it's not a nice familiar place. Pool didn't look good at all. Restaurant was okay, but as well for not familiar, but for a great number of people. It's okay to sleep there just for 1...More

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Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Ina, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Timbavati Safari Lodge. Thank you for your informative comments, we do try our best to accommodate all types of guests and I do apologize if you did not feel this was the...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

We stayed at Timbavati for a family wedding and loved it! A great wedding venue and also place to relax. The pool area and bar are lovely and the rooms are clean and cosy. We would definitely stay again!

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Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Wendy, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, over such a special event. We are very happy you enjoyed it and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 18 June 2017

We stayed for two nights. The challets are quite sweet and the location is good - close to the KNP. However, the buffet food was very bad. For example the “potjiekos“ was not made in the traditional way on the fire and you could taste...More

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Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 19 June 2017

Hi Carlise, Thank you for reviewing your stay at Timbavati Safari Lodge. I do apologize for the low standard of buffet you have mentioned. The quality will be looked into and attended to immediately . We also value your comment on the dessert and we...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Spent some time in this beautiful safari lodge.it Is heaven on earth. The ambience is magical Management and staff Are so attentive and polite Safaris morning and evenings Beautiful food prepared By excellent chef SEAN.. Can't wait to return to this beautifully place....

Thank Phillip M
Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 13 June 2017

Hi Phillip, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. It is such pleasure to read your review and how much you enjoyed staying at the lodge. We do look forward to your next visit, sooner rather than later :)

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US$109 - US$569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$109 - US$569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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hoexgirl
10 March 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
4 September 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
9 July 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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