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Timbavati Safari Lodge

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  • Excellent53%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Breakfast Buffet
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautifully African experience. The lodge is the perfect blend of authentic Africa but with the comfort of a beautiful pool, good food, and a warm atmoshpere. Hosts Ryan and Kylie do their upmost to ensure your stay is one to remember. Wouldn't hesitate to...More

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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Simon, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. What a wonderful review to recieve :) We are all so pleased you had a really enjoyable stay and really got the African feel and experince. We do hope you will be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Big 5 all seen (not on one bush trip though ) Amazing staff, food and safari trips :). Nothing was too much trouble for the staff, the security even popped out for cigarettes for us. We would definitely visit again ;)More

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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Silverjayne, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the lodge. The team are very happy you enjoyed your stay and everything about it. Big 5 all seen is not often guests can tick off in one visit. We look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family were here for a few days, first week in January for my daughters wedding and the whole experience was magical. Kylie, Ryan, Candice and all the staff at Timbavati Safari Lodge are very professional, caring and made our stay a perfect one. The...More

Thank sxb0y
Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sxboy, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent, very special stay with us. It was an absolute honour to host your daughters wedding and the team are incredible happy that not only the wedding day but your whole visit was a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got married at Timbavati Safari Lodge in early January. We live in the U.K and I had concerns that planning a wedding abroad might be tricky but I needn't have worried. Right from the start, Kylie made the whole process a doddle... she literally...More

Thank Crossy81
Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Crossy, Wow, thank you sooo much for an incredible reveiw. We are so pleased the process was a 'doddle', as planning a wedding can be very stressful. Kylie loves assisting were possible and is just so pleased everything panned out as planned and you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister got married at Timbavati at the start of January 2018 and I cannot imagine a more perfect venue — it was magical. Kylie and Ryan who run the place had thought of absolutely everything; the whole day ran like clockwork. This allowed my...More

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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kathryn, Thank you so much for reviewing your recent visit for your sisters wedding. What a special event to host at the lodge and it is with great pleasure we read your reveiw to hear everything went as smoothly as possible. We are so...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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USD 109 - USD 660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 109 - USD 660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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
5 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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