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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had four nights at the Simbambili Game Lodge and loved it. Tania and Mike are running a great operation. We arrived after 21 hours travelling from the UK so were pretty spaced out, but went out on a drive a couple of hours later...More

Thank ns247
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 10 November 2017

Hi there ns247, thank-you so much for leaving this review - I definitely had a giggle at your title :) I'm thrilled that you and your wife had a lovely time, especially given the big birthday milestone celebrated while you were here. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

So this is our first trip to Kruger National Park and as I️ sit here sipping on coffee at the waterhole I️ felt the need to post a review! We have been here 3 nights and this place is unreal. The hotel location is so...More

Thank jknable
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 10 November 2017

Hi there jknable, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review - even more so because you wrote it while you were still here :) I'm thrilled that you had such a wonderful first experience of the African bush! Hope to see...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

We spent three nights at Simbambili and could not have enjoyed our experience more. The bedrooms were spacious and extremely comfortable, We could watch waterbuck and impala grazing, and baboons cavorting below our veranda. The staff were all very welcoming, nothing was too much trouble,...More

Thank Angela R
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 30 October 2017

Hi there Angela R, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review. How wonderful that you go to see the Big 5 on your stay here with us, AND that you experienced a walking safari - a real treat! Looking forward to...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Our first ever trip to South Africa started with a 3 night stay at Simbambili which exceeded all our expectations. The location, staff and food were all extremely good. The safari drives themselves were greatly enhanced by the passion and expertise of our Ranger Justin...More

Thank Janet M
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 16 October 2017

Hi there Janet M, thank-you so much for leaving this review! I'll definitely pass on your kind words to Justin and Willis. Hope to see you back again at some point in the future. Take care.

Reviewed 29 September 2017

My wife and I stayed at Simbambili from 23 - 26 September 2017. We have been on a number of safaris and the experience was greatly enhanced by great sightings including mating leopards, Wild Dogs fighting with Hyenas (It ended up a draw), a rogue...More

Thank Jasper100ish
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Simbambili Game LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

Hi there Jasper100ish, thank-you so much for leaving your feedback for Simbambili Game Lodge, we really appreciate your comments. Take care.

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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$1,578 - US$1,953 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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1 April 2018|
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Response from MCMCMQ | Reviewed this property |
when dining in the hall we would definitely change and dress up a bit, but we are formal Europeans..:-)
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Brenda T
7 February 2018|
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Response from ns247 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They are very thoughtful. Even lemon for a gin and tonic.
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juhimoon
6 January 2018|
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Response from Candice W | Property representative |
Hi, yes the vehicles can take 6 or even more. Perhaps just drop them a mail with your dates and the name the booking is under, to let them know that you'd all like to be together on drives.
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