Simbavati River Lodge, Timbavati, Kruger National Park

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Simbavati River Lodge



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Simbavati River Lodge

Simbavati River Lodge is an intimate and friendly camp built on the banks of the Nhlaralumi River in the heart of the world famous Timbavati Private Nature Reserve. Shaded by age old Jackalberry and Leadwood trees, Simbavati is warm and welcoming, with a generous contemporary design and accommodation for guests in luxury tented rooms or thatched chalets.

Simbavati takes its name from the local Shangaan language, translated as “the place where the lions come down from the stars”. The focus of the lodge is on the excellent big-5 game viewing, breathtaking views, friendly and knowledgeable staff in an environment where guests are made to feel comfortable and relaxed from the moment they arrive.

Simbavati River Lodge Amenities

Simbavati River Lodge situated is in the northern sector of the Timbavati Nature Reserve, surrounded by over 12 000 hectares of wildlife rich wilderness in which to experience an authentic but affordable African safari. The design of this 4-star lodge is contemporary, warm and welcoming. Guest common areas offer a generously proportioned lounge, bar, boma and extensive decks with breathtaking views overlooking the Nhlaralumi river where regular wildlife sightings take place and guests can unwind. Accommodation consists of eight luxury tents and three chalets; all are privately situated, comfortably furnished and with en-suite facilities.Luxury Tent accommodation: Our luxurious tented accommodation offers generous bush or water views from your own private viewing deck. Tents are spaced adequately far apart to ensure privacy, and they have all of the amenities to ensure a luxurious and comfortable stay.

Area Attractions

Wildlife and Game Viewing:

Simbavati River Lodge offers game drives in the early morning and evening to ensure game viewing when the animals are most active. Game drives are conducted by experienced rangers and Shangaan trackers in open 4X4 vehicles, with excellent photographic opportunities.

You traverse over 12,000 hectares of the big-5 game country, with lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo as well as other species such as kudu, zebra, warthog, giraffe, monkey to name a few.

Nocturnal animals, including the big cats, are regularly sighted on night drives. Bird viewing is spectacular, with over 360 recorded species including various eagles, vultures, kingfishers, woodpeckers, buzzards, herons, egrets, owls, weavers.

The Timbavati Private Nature Reserve was initiated in 1956 by a group of land owners concerned about the degradation of this once pristine wilderness area.Timbavati is dedicated to conservation by maintaining the biodiversity of species and is also involved in different research projects.

White Lions of the Timbavati:

The Timbavati Game Reserve is one of the few places in the world where you have the opportunity to see the unique white lion in their natural environment. The resident lion prides of the Timbavati carry the recessive gene "chinchillia' that is responsible for this unusual anomaly. Just recently, two white lions were born into resident prides, and lucky guests have a good chance of seeing these cubs whist visiting Simbavati.



Special Offer Details


From R2175.00 per adult per night sharing – Last Minute Special

LOCAL IS LEKKER – SOUTH AFRICAN RESIDENT RATE
Valid for bookings made 30 days or less prior to arrival
Valid for travel 1 July – 31 October 2016


Child Policy:
0 – 3 years: no charge and includes all meals
4 – 11 years: 50% of the adult sharing rate when sharing with parents in a family chalet
12 years & older sharing with parents in family chalets: 3rd/4th person rate applicable
Child sharing with a parent in our Luxury Tents: per person sharing rate applicable

Only children 6 years and older will be allowed on game drives, at the discretion of the lodge manger/ranger. Families with younger children can arrange a private vehicle prior to arrival. Please ask us for our Children at Simbavati Document if you require additional information.

Private Vehicle Use:
Private vehicle/ranger: from R5000.00 per day
Private photographic vehicle/ranger: from R6600.00 per day

Landing fees:
Landing fees at a neighbouring airstrip: R500.00 per arrival / departure (to be pre-paid, subject to change)

Valid: 2016-07-01 - 2016-10-31

How to Book

Request a Quote Online or call +27 11 592 9000
(Monday to Friday, 8AM to 17PM, GMT+2)

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