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Rain Farm Game and Lodge

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Esenembe Road | Farm 9, Durban 4390, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I attended a three day wedding event here. The pre-wedding braai, wedding and post-wedding breakfast was all amazing! The lodge offers great dining, plus a great little indoor bar to host drinks and a fun night out.

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Thanks so much for your wonderful review, really happy you enjoyed it here! More 

Durban, South Africa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For our 4th year anniversary i couldn't ask for anything better. Rain farm is the best place i have ever stayed at, even in a luxurious tent.Excellent in every way. Keep up the good work. Piece of heaven.

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Schiedam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed the night in one of the luxury tents. It was an amazing accomodation with a lot of comfort. Dinner and breakfast both were very good. Also very friendly staff. We enjoyed our visit very much.

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We spent the night at the Rain Farm in the Waterbuck. What an amazing experience! We took our 3 children with us and they fished, horse rode and played putt putt. The girls even braved the cold water to swim. The waterbuck unit was lovely and the spa bath was a delight to experience as was the outdoor shower. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We cannot fully describe the wonderful experience we had here - everything was perfect - and we are quite hard to please! The place is beautiful with the most amazing views. The staff are fantastic - so helpful and professional but friendly too - the perfect blend. The food was out of this world - they certainly know good food... More 

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Cape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

nice accommodation, and friendly staff but unfortunately the waiter staff were just really under trained. The three mornings that we had breakfast there not one of them did the waiter manage to supply the breakfast as ordered. A small issue but spoilt an otherwise very pleasant stay.

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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I was a day visitor for the Easter Sunday lunch buffet. In my personal opinion, the lunch was not worth R195.00 per adult and R90.00 a child, with not even 1 soft drink included. We did not see any game roaming around...we were originally placed inside the restaurant which was a bit dark and gloomy..I did ask to be seated... More 

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Westville, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Unfortunately, the sparkling service could not make up for the failing of the energy-saving systems installed to cope with high electricity costs and frequent power outrages in SA. We had to re-locate to another chalet at slight inconvenience, due to no hot water in the original room. The dam view rooms are neat and huge, but not luxurious. Limited TV... More 

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Ballito
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12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I live exceptionally close to this gem so hadn't really given it a thought as a place to go due to it being literally a stones throw away! Having an overseas visitor who , though not a big game fundi, felt that whilst in Africa one should go & view the wild life I made us a booking for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

The Management and staff at Rain Farm know the true meaning of customer service. My son proposed to his long awaiting girl friend on a romantic game drive through rain farm where they had a secluded picnic at the river. Nothing was too much trouble for all the staff involved who made sure that the day was memorable and special.... More 

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RainFarmGameLodge, Public Relations Manager at Rain Farm Game and Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this wonderful review, we are truly blessed to have such amazing guests visit us here at Rain Farm. This was a very special event for us and all the staff were very excited for your son to 'pop the question'. Thanks again and we look forward to having you back, maybe for the Big Day.... More 

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