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Simbavati Hilltop Lodge
Simbavati Hilltop Lodge offers spectacular hilltop views
Simbavati Hilltop Lodge
situated in the heart of the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve – Part of the Greater Kruger National Park
The Timbavati Private Nature Reserve is a wildlife-rich concession of land adjoining the western border of the Kruger National Park. The amalgamation of public and private land in the area forms “The Greater Kruger Park” area. There are no fences between the Timbavati and the Kruger National Park, which allows for the free movement of the animals between the Reserves.
Simbavati Hilltop Lodge Luxury Safari Tent Accommodation
There are 8 luxurious safari tents, offering king-size or twin-bed options. The en-suite bathroom tent is connected to main tent via a small passage, with an opening to the outdoors that gives you an indoor or private twin shower outdoor shower option.
About Simbavati Hilltop Lodge
Enjoy magnificent views of the bush, the Nhlaralumi River and the distant foothills of the Drakensberg Mountain Range from the vantage point of the beautiful small koppie on which the lodge is situated.
Accommodation is pure African safari, and comprises of individual pavilion-style luxury tents, arranged to create a unique village feel. Each suite comprises two individual tents – one for the main bedroom, and a separate bathroom, which is linked by a passage that can be opened up on one side – allowing for an indoor or private outdoor shower experience. Privacy is guaranteed thanks to the careful placement of the tented-suites, ensuring a tranquil and intimate stay.
Some of the private suites are situated to avail of the breathtaking views, and are therefore accessible via steep stairs. For the mobility impaired, please ensure that you stipulate your needs when booking.
Simbavati Hilltop Lodge Facilities
Pattern of Activities at Simbavati Hilltop Lodge
The lodge offers Big 5 game activities in the early morning and late afternoon/evening, taking advantage of the time of day that the animals are naturally most active. Nocturnal creatures - including the big cats - are regular sightings at night. Currently over 40 mammal species are listed as resident in the Timbavati, including the Big 5 - Lion, Leopard, Rhino, Buffalo and Elephant, as well as endangered species including Wild Dogs and Cheetah. There is an abundance of birdlife, with a total of 360 species of bird listed.
Your day includes:
Simbavati Hilltop Lodge - luxury accommodation
Simbavati Hilltop Lodge Tent Facilities
Simbavati Hilltop Lodge General Information
Includes: All standard meals, accommodation, two game activities (either 1 game drive and 1 game walk or 2 game drives) per day, local drinks (local wine & beer and soft drinks). Extra charges will be levied on all other drinks*.
Excludes: Other drinks (see above*), private transfers, gratuities, laundry service, other items of a personal nature, Timbavati conservation fee (which can be prepaid) of R200 per person payable at the lodge (subject to change without prior notice), and the vehicle entry fee of R140 payable at the Timbavati Control Gate (price subject to change).
Value Added Extras
Honeymoon Bonus: (within three months of wedding date)
* It is important to note that guests wishing to visit Simbavati from the Kruger National Park are unable to enter the property via the bush/park, but will have to exit the park and approach via the tar road (see directions).
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