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Rhino River Lodge

3.0 of 5 P.O BOX 2950, Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Croydon, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable stay in a lovely setting. We have been on faster paced safaris before however this one was more relaxed. Our Informative and experienced guide was Frances who allowed time for questions and viewing (and photographing) animals without stressing them.... Incredibly knowledgeable. Sun downer drinks were a lovely touch. The resort manager Clare was lovely too ensuring that all was... More 

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

A huge thank you to everyone at RRL your hospitality and service was exceptional. Our room was just perfect (thank goodness for air conditioners..) or else we would have died from the heat. Well done to the cooks for brilliant lunches & dinner. Bonnie our waitress you were amazing. Kyle our game ranger you were brilliant and have an amazing... More 

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

This is my second time back with family and friends, who were absolutely blown away by the whole experience of being in the bush! For Audrey and Claudine from Belgium, it was their first time on a safari! For them it was like an "Out of Africa" movie. We found everything amazing, from friendly staff, awesome ranger Nico, and Francis,... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter Julie , my sister from the UK and I had a hectic time with a family wedding in December and decided to plan just a few days out, Julie you found heaven on earth, from the moment we stepped out of the car the experience was amazing, Francis you are the best1 a game ranger with so much... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Rhino River lodge is a lovely little safari lodge in Huhluwe. Not a lot of people so the service is very much quite personalised, from the 1 to 1 welcome to the rangers taking the time to learn your name which I thought was quite nice. Accommodation - very good. We had a really nice room (room 16) in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

My husband, 15 yr old son and myself spent 3 wonderful days at RRL just after Xmas. The accommodation in a cabin was fabulous, food excellent (and catered to me as a vegetarian) and best of all, the trips to observe the wildlife were superb. We were lucky enough to see 4 of the big 5 (no leopard) but at... More 

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Holmbury St Mary, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Heard about Rhino River through a recommendation and weren't disappointed. We spent two nights at Rhino River and had an amazing experience. Kids aged 9, 7 and 4 also had a thoroughly enjoyable break and we were all made to feel very welcome. Our log cabin was spacious and comfortable, the staff and service were brilliant. My only regret is... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Thank you so much to everyone at Rhino River Lodge, especially Dane and Garrick. We spent the night at the lodge and went on two game drives and we were so lucky to have a guide like Dane as our game ranger. He was knowledgeable, friendly and just generally brilliant. We wouldn't have seen half the animals we did if... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Everything about our stay at Rhino River Lodge was perfect. We couldn't have asked for anything more. The accommodation was lovely and comfortable, the lodge itself with the lounge and dining area was beautiful and the food was to die for!! The staff were amazing, they were extremely friendly and helpful. They work long and hard hours but they always... More 

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Durbanville, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Thanks again for a most enjoyable experience at the Rhino River Lodge. We have been a few times before and we are never disappointed. Friendly staff, neat rooms and lovely food. Thank you to the ranger, Dane, for sharing his experiences of the bush with us. We will be back again!

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Address: P.O BOX 2950, Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Zululand > Hluhluwe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Rhino River Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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