Simbambili Game Lodge

Simbambili Lodge is situated among dense stands of knobthorn and jackalberry trees along the meandering Manyeleti River in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, part of the world-renowned Kruger National Park. Private and unobtrusive suites make this lodge a must for the romantic at heart. This exquisite location is famed for its regular leopard sightings and abundance of general game species as well as extraordinary bird life. Offering persistent attention to detail for a maximum of 16 guests, and public areas carefully designed to provide homely comfort, the lodge provides specially prepared meals and venues for both entertaining and relaxation.

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Sophisticated yet simple suites boast extensive views over savannah grassland that teems with wildlife, and the nearby water hole. The suites all offer ensuite facilities and air conditioning. Each suite has a private plunge pool, viewing deck and sun loungers.

Getting There

Access by air from the Hoedspruit Airport which is approximately a 30 minute drive from the lodge. The drive time to Thornybush Game Lodge by road from Johannesburg is approximately 6 - 7 hours.


Game drives, walking safaris, bird watching, fishing and village tours.

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Ashley Fidel & Nicholas Director

We were on a 6 hour a day thrill ride! We weren't sure what to expect with Safari and the experience blew us away. Our ranger Mike was truly incredible at finding amazing game experiences and we loved the different dining and hospitality experiences at the lodge.

30/01/2019 Read full trip review

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Casson Cioffi & Grace Blacer

This was probably my favorite accommodation. Everything was perfect. It was located right within the game lodge The room was magnificent. It had a deck with a private pool. The decor was exquisite. The food was very good and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. We were catered to on every level. I would go back in a heart beat.

24/04/2018 Read full trip review

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