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Timbavati Safari Lodge

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(R 531) Orpen Road Klaserie, Hoedspruit 1380 South Africa
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Ngala Airfield16 mi
Hoedspruit Airport19 mi
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The lodge is in fact a series of small "roundavels": little houses that are very basic, spacy and cosy. Good shower, nice private terrace. With some luck you see some zebra's and/or impala's passing by your own doorstep! Being in the midst of "safari country" the odd bug can't
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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari Lodge
Responded 1 week ago
Hi Gerard, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. The team are very proud to hear your thoughts after your stay and we are so pleased you had a great all round experince. We do hope you will be back soon.
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The location of this lodge was great if travelling to Kruger National Park, but the chalets get so hot on the inside! My husband and I had a terrible night, although we had the fan on at its highest speed. The space was way too warm and to make matters worse, our mosquito nets
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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari Lodge
Responded 11 Jan 2019
Dear Ana, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. I sincerley apologise for the holes in the mosquito net and have changed these immediately. We are pleased you enjoyed the dinner and thank you for bringing the vauled point up about the dessert. As off immediate effect we will now be offering 2 dessert options, ice cream and fresh fruit at every dinner. We do hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in South Africa
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Had a great stay at Timbavati Safari Lodge. Staff were very welcoming and forthcoming with information. Their communication via email prior to our arrival was great. We organised a full day Kruger Safari & a Private Reserve Sunset Game Drive before we arrived. The accomodation
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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari Lodge
Responded 11 Jan 2019
Dear SMorris, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are all pleased you had such a wonderful stay and were able to maximise what the lodge has to offer all our guests. You indeed were very lucky to see the Big 4 and we do hope you will be back to tick of the last of the Big 5. Thank you for the suggestion on the fly screens we will certainly look into this.
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The lodge is perfectly located for a Kruger experience. The lodge is set in lush bushveld with a great bar and swimming pool area. The rooms are well appointed and comfortable. The staff are very professional and the food very good. They also offer guided game drives.
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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari Lodge
Responded 11 Dec 2018
Dear Constant, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. The team are pleased you ahve has a great overall stay and we do hope you will be back soon.
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What an awesome stay! Most beautiful weekend away. Blew away our expectations with great accommodation, really good service. Great facilities with their boma with fire pit standing and quality food to top it off. Thank you to the Timbavati team.
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Response from Ryan M, General Manager at Timbavati Safari Lodge
Responded 21 Nov 2018
Hi Chris, Thank you for reviewing you recent stay with us. We are so pleased the lodge meet your expectations and you had a great overall stay. We do hope you will be back soon.
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You need an South African plug. There are adapters which you can buy almost everywhere from European to South African. So when you have an adapter from USA to European you can add this to the local Eur/ SA adapter and you are fine. But be aware voltage in South Africa is 220V!!!!
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Are there rooms for children?
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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Is there wifi
Yes, free wifi is available at the reception and main bar/swimming pool area
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Hi Mireille, No we supply, soap, shower gel, body lotion, shampoo and conditioner in the rooms :)
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"Basically all rondavels are OK, but being in one on the outside is a little more private."
"airco please"
"Triple room "
"All Rondelas are basically the same and exceptional."
"Keep your windows and door closed in your room when you are not there. This keeps the moneys out !!!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$130 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
timbavati safari hotel hoedspruit
LOCATION
South AfricaLimpopo ProvinceHoedspruit
NUMBER OF ROOMS
35
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