Simbavati River Lodge


Enjoying an ideal location within the Simbavati Private Game Reserve, the Simbavati River Lodge promises an extraordinary safari adventure. Offering the perfect base for safari enthusiasts with the prime Big Five region, the Simbavati River Lodge combines excellent game-viewing opportunities with a comfortable stay.


Head out on an action-packed morning, afternoon and evening game drives, explore the rich and diverse wildlife of the region and relax at your luxurious lodge during your stay in the region.


  • Excellent river front location – one of the best in the Timbavati
  • Welcoming and relaxed atmosphere
  • Expansive deck and lounge to relax
  • Perfect for families, with 2-bedroom chalets
  • Fantastic value for money

More Information


South Africa, Kruger, Kruger Private Reserves

Type of Accommodation


Comfort Level



The Simbavati River Lodge offers an extensive range of facilities to ensure a comfortable stay. Relax away at the lodge’s luxurious lounge, soak in views of the region from the wooden deck and take advantage of a well-maintained swimming offered to you at the Simbavati River Lodge.

General Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Bar


The Simbavati River Lodge offers freshly prepared meals including breakfasts, lunches and festive dinners offered around a campfire, in the traditional open-air boma or in the lodge’s thatched dining area.


The Simbavati River Lodge offers three Two Bedroom Family Chalets. Each chalet features two bedrooms with a double, twin or a triple bed and a shared bathroom. Each chalet is equipped with air-conditioning and a private deck offering scenic views of the region.


For something more luxurious, the Simbavati River Lodge also offers eight Luxury Safari Tents. Each tent is equipped with carefully selected furnishings, twin or king-sized beds, en-suite bathroom, outdoor shower and a private wooden deck.

Room Amenities

Luxury Safari Tent AMENITIES

  • Air conditioning
  • En-suite bath and shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor area
  • Outdoor shower
  • Tea & coffee-making facilities
  • Twin bed available

Other Room Types

Simbavati’s three Family Chalets are ideal for active families on safari. Each unit has two bedrooms with a double, twin or triple bed configuration and the shared bathroom has a separate bath and shower with double vanity. The units are air conditioned and feature a private viewing deck.

Two of the chalets accommodate four people while the remaining chalet can sleep up to five.


  • Bird watching
  • Game drives
  • Night drives
  • High tea on offer
  • Photographic safaris
  • Private game-drives

Tour Rates

DatesBoard BasisRates From
01 Nov 2018 - 31 Oct 2019Family Chalet- Per person sharing R6500
Luxury Safari Tent- Per person sharing R6500
Luxury Safari Tent- Single guest R8645

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.