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    Timbavati Safari Lodge

    Orpen Road | Klaserie, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9052
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
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    “orpen gate” (14 reviews)
    “kruger park” (18 reviews)
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    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    We loved Timbavati Safari Lodge. Having never been there or to Kruger National Park previously, we were not sure what a 3 star rating might be like. Unless you are a person who only *pretends* to enjoy travel and adventure but actually expects every place...More

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    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    We travelled in April and booked directly with the lodge. Kylie and her partner was very quick in responding and answered any questions we had before booking. We had a very tight schedule, 2 nights, before returning to UK, and wanted to cram in as...More

    Thank VirlombierFamily
    Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 25 June 2017

    To the Virlombier Family, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. We are so pleased the team could accommodate your requests and were flexible with changes that came up during your stay, it makes holidays a lot easier when...More

    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    We did not stay there because when we arrived inside the room, I saw bugs on the pillows so I opened sheets and there was to many bugs. I have refused to stay there. Fortunately, the staff have refund uns the price of the room.More

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    Thank bergeran
    Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 21 June 2017

    Dear Bergeran, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to the lodge. We do understand your concern of bugs in your room on arrival. As you are aware we are a bush lodge that have many bugs/insects and animals in its environment....More

    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    Lovely atmosphere, lovely food, lovely surroundings. Very clean and well looked after... Fantastic wedding venue which was beautifully done. Lovely clean swimming pool and lounging area, beautiful bush feel

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    Thank Kerry M
    Response from KTrewavas, Front Office Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 20 June 2017

    Hi Kerry, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, while attending a wedding held at the lodge. We are pleased to hear you had an all round great experience and do hope you will be back in the future.

    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.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$100 - US$497 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 35
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
    • Also Known As
    • Timbavati Safari Hotel Hoedspruit ,
    • Timbavati Safari Lodge Hoedspruit, Limpopo
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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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    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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    Response from KTrewavas |
    Yes, free wifi is available at the reception and main bar/swimming pool area
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    "Any location is good. Maybe if traveling with children be closer to the pool and restaurants."
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    "The lodges are spread out and well placed amongst the trees, they all have a small terrace with table/chairs."
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    "a bit dark with the thatch roof, but very cosy and comfortable."
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    "It was okay for 1 night, but we would not go there again."
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