Simbavati Hilltop Lodge


Simbavati Hillside Lodge’s eight tents with en-suite tented bathrooms and viewing decks are found in the northern area of South Africa. The lodge provides the services of a Shangaan tracker and a guide to accompany the guests on their morning game drive and catch sight of the Big 5 along with cheetahs and wild dogs. Guests can take a dip in the lodge’s infinity pool, or take a drink from their 360° bar.


  • Specially adapted photographic safari vehicles
  • No fences between Timbavati & Kruger
  • Outdoor rain showers
  • Infinity pool with views to the Drakensberg

More Information


South Africa, Kruger, Kruger Private Reserves

Type of Accommodation

Tented Camp

Comfort Level



The Shangaan trackers will provide the best game viewing experience, the guests can imagine. Those guests wanting to spend some peaceful time indoors can watch the magnificent wildlife from their decks while lying on their sun loungers.  Other facilities of the lodge that the guests can avail include taking a dip in their infinity pool, sipping a refreshing drink from the 360° bar and lying around the poolside lounge.


The lodge also offers the option for guests to hire state of the art photographic vehicles with the latest camera equipment so the guests can take professional and spectacular pictures during their trip.

General Facilities

  •  Bar
  •  Curio or Gift shop
  •  Plunge Pool
  •  Wi-fi available


Scrumptious and delectable African-inspired meals are served on the dining deck so guests can enjoy their meals while gazing at the beautiful natural surroundings. Dinner is served in the Boma around a crackling fire, or on the deck.


The lodge also offers high tea ranging from sweet to savory treats.


Luxury Safari Tent

Simbavati Hilltop Lodge offers accommodations in eight uniquely styled luxury tents. Every suite has two separate tents featuring a bedroom and a bathroom with all fixtures and fittings. The tents have been located to protect the guest’s privacy and to offer awe-inspiring views.

Room Amenities

Luxury Safari Tent AMENITIES

  •  Air conditioning
  •  En-suite bathroom
  •  Fan
  •  Hairdryer
  •  Mini bar
  •  Outdoor area
  •  Outdoor shower
  •  Safe in room
  •  Tea & coffee-making facilities


  • Game drives
  • High tea on offer
  • Night drives
  • Sundowners

Tour Rates

DatesBoard BasisRates From
01 Nov 2019- 31 Oct 2019Luxurious Safari Tent- Per person sharing R8450
Luxurious Safari Tent- Single guest R11240

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently.

Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

  • All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice
  • Single supplements may apply
  • Rates may be different for different room types
  • The most competitive rates for accommodation are available in our tailored packages

Request a quote or speak to one of our African Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.