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Rhino River Lodge

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P.O BOX 2950, Hluhluwe 3960, 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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We all really enjoyed Rhino River Lodge. Good food, friendly and helpful staff, very knowledgeable safari guide, and lovely comfortable accommodations. Perfect for our two families of kids, teenagers, young adults and us the parents. Be aware that while they do have WiFi, this is Africa so you will not get high-speed connectivity like in a big city. A good... More 

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a brilliant 3 days at the Rhino River Lodge. There was a lovely relaxed atmosphere, no rushing you out on your last day which is so refreshing. All the staff were welcoming and constantly checking that everything was okay. Our game drives were super, led by knowledgeable, enthusiastic rangers , passionate about the animals they were helping to... More 

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My son (15 yrs) and I have just returned home after an amazing five days at Rhino River Lodge. This was our first experience of a safari and it could not have been better! This is a first class place, with attentive, friendly staff, excellent accommodation and great food. Our game drives were incredible - a different adventure every time!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at the Rhino River lodge with our family this month. I have nothing but great things to say about this place. The rooms were done beautifully and the service was spectacular. We brought our infant son along with us . Everyday our table was set up with a high chair and the customized his meal for his... More 

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South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful few days at Rhino River Lodge with our family (my in-laws from Germany, my hubby, our young son and myself). The staff were very friendly, always had a smile on there face and were so accommodating! The game drives were a big highlight and we got to see, Lion, Elephant, Rhino, Zebra, Giraffe, Warthog, lots of different... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the27th to the 30th of July 2015 we have enjoyed a fantastic stay at the Rhino River Lodge. During our three days we really had the feeling to be pampered. We stayed with our two children aged 11 and 14 in a beautiful chalet with two floors. We slept upstairs with a great sunrise through the windows in the... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is quite a small lodge. They have 2 cottages (for 4 people) and 4 rooms double rooms. We stayed here with 6 people in 3 rooms. The rooms are quite simple, but nice and spacious. We loved the mosquito net, which the staff drapes around your bed at the turn down service. The shower was lovely: hot and good... More 

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Westville, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I treated my wife to a 2 night anniversary stay at the Lodge. As it was our anniversary we were treated to a separate boma evening meal on our own which was great. The food was very good and the staff friendly and informative. The room was neat and tidy. Our guide who drove us around was very informative and... More 

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of friends who stayed 3 nights at Rhino River. We were 6 adults and 1 child so had one of the chalets and one of the rooms. We arrived slightly later than planned but were warmly welcomed and shown around, fed and watered before heading out on the first game drive....which was amazing! Lots of special... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights at Rhino River Lodge with our 3 children (5, 10, 12). The staff were brilliant with the children, especially the younger one. He was allowed on all the game drives and the ranger, Kyle, was very indulgent with him. The location, chalet, food, animal sightings and staff were all fantastic. I can highly recommend Rhino River... More 

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ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River Lodge, responded to this review

We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed your stay at our lodge. We pride ourselves on being a family friendly establishment and know that everyone's enjoyment is important, even our youngest clients! For other people with families looking for a place to go on holiday sometimes it is best to hear the experiences of other people traveling... More 

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