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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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Westville, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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 days ago NEW

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 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had an amazing time at the lodge, spent two nights in the log cabin. For a couple or family up to four it is perfect. The staff was great and really looked after us. The highlight of the trip was the amazing game drives with our ranger, Kyle. We have never seen so many animals on any other parks.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family spent 2 nights at Rhino River Lodge in June 2015. On behalf of my husband and three children (ages 16, 14 and 8), I can highly recommend this amazing place. Not only did we see lions, elephants, cheetah's, buffalo, rhino's, giraffes, hippo's, crocodiles and multiple buck up close on the game drives, but we learnt a lot about... More 

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

On behalf of the family, I would like to thank all of the staff at Rhino River Lodge for making the 2 days which we spent at the Lodge an occasion to remember and we hope to have the opportunity to visit again in the future. What stood out for us was the friendly manner in which all of the... More 

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and I will pass on your praise to Alex and the other staff. And thank you very much for your suggestion for a public coffee station, and I am pleased to say the items for this... More 

Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights in the Homestead. This was a very comfortable dwelling on the Msinduzi river with a big deck and built in pool looking on to the riverine trees. The lodge area is fenced large dangerous game so you may walk around in this area at will. Warthogs, nyala, impala and red duiker are common around the camp.... More 

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

All of the staff here are friendly and welcoming. Our chalet was tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The game rides were great fun with a helpful guide. Food was good too. A good all round experience. The animals were just beautiful in a wonderful peaceful setting.

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

Our family holiday was unforgettable! Clair and Chelsea made us feel at home from arrival to departure. Taking into consideration our long stay, we were made very comfortable in The Homestead. All homemade meals we eagerly anticipated with special dietary requirements well catered for - and those homemade chocolate brownies will not be forgotten! Our game drives were excellent with... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rhino River Lodge provides comfortable accommodation in a wonderful Big 5 reserve. Guides are highly qualified and knowledgable. The standard of food was excellent and service friendly and attentive. Rhino River Lodge is fantastic value for money. Whilst there may be slightly more luxurious camps in the area, the quality and service at Rhino River Lodge is of an equal... More 

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