We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
12/24/2017 12/25/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hluhluwe River Lodge

    D540-Hluhluwe (District Road 540), Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9406
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    12/24/2017 12/25/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    $186
    $186
    Traveler (93)
    Room & Suite (27)
    Dining (19)
    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good22%
    • Average11%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “false bay” (21 reviews)
    “yoga retreat” (4 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Babysitting
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Dec 24Dec 25
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from $186.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Hluhluwe hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "10166031d9af494b87450ad24b8dabd4", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":476814,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[37175104],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":25,"month":12,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":186,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"10166031d9af494b87450ad24b8dabd4","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":186,"lowestMetaPrice":186,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":186,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":186,"lowestMetaPrice":186,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":186,"hotelName":"Hluhluwe River Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjEwMTY2MDMxZDlhZjQ5NGI4NzQ1MGFkMjRiOGRhYmQ0IiwiQUlLIjoiNjQwMDI3NWIyNTAyNGI0NGI4NGFhYWY5YjNhMzAzM2YifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "12/24/2017", "checkOut": "12/25/2017", "lowestPrice": "$186", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"37175104":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (162)
    There are newer reviews for Hluhluwe River Lodge
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    31 - 35 of 104 reviews

    Reviewed February 29, 2016

    Luxurious resort in its own game reserve. Large room where everything worked, and comfortable public rooms. It is small and so the food options are limited but no problem since what we had was very good. The receptionist was friendly and helped us on a...More

    Thank Keith R
    Reviewed February 2, 2016

    We stayed 4 nights over Christmas in a comfortable thatched roof chalet with yellow and ochre interior tones. The bed is comfortable and furniture is simple but functional and the bathroom area is simple too, ours only having a shower rather than bath. Our room...More

    1  Thank mfranks911
    Reviewed January 24, 2016

    The food here was exceptional and the (reputedly) taught on the premises cook must have an outstanding natural talent. Not only was food very tasty, great effort was also made to serve it in a sophisticated (almost Parisian) manner. Even the breakfast was served artistically...More

    1  Thank cliffordchambers
    Response from gavin d, Owner at Hluhluwe River LodgeResponded February 17, 2016

    Hi Clifford and thank you for your review, Im sorry about the pool not being in great shape but we had a rather challenging time in November with some extreme winds just prior to your arrival. The windstorm coupled with the dry conditions dumped fine...More

    Reviewed January 20, 2016

    We were lucky enough to stay in one of the honeymoon chalets which was absolutely beautiful! The chalet was clean, cool and very private. The staff were incredible and really made our stay special. We enjoyed a wonderful New Year with the owner and his...More

    Thank Maisie T
    Reviewed January 18, 2016

    We had a warm welcome at the lodge with a welcome drink and our bags carried from the car. The location was beautiful and remote with such large lodges with stunning views and a free standing bath fit for a king. The staff at this...More

    Thank gillian d
    Ghost Mountain Inn
    444 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Mkuze
    35 mi
     
    Ubizane Wildlife Reserve
    77 reviews
    #5 of 7 hotels in Hluhluwe
    8.4 mi
     
    Zululand Tree Lodge
    146 reviews
    #2 of 7 hotels in Hluhluwe
    8.2 mi
     
    Zulu Nyala Heritage Safari Lodge
    422 reviews
    #1 of 7 hotels in Hluhluwe
    8.6 mi
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $199 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Orbitz, Booking.com and Agoda so you can book your Hluhluwe River Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Zululand >
    • Hluhluwe
    • Also Known As
    • Hluhluwe River Hotel Hluhluwe
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (93)
    Room & Suite (27)
    Dining (19)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (64)
    Bathroom (4)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Nearby Restaurants
    Kfc
    10 reviews
    4.52 miles away
    Braza
    890 reviews
    23.77 miles away
    Feast Bistro
    23 reviews
    28.03 miles away
    Terrace Restaurant Ghost Mountain Inn
    22 reviews
    35.09 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Emdoneni Cheetah project
    178 reviews
    6.37 miles away
    Hluhluwe–Imfolozi Park
    314 reviews
    15.37 miles away
    iSimangaliso Wetland Park
    1,126 reviews
    17.68 miles away
    Heritage Tours & Safaris
    418 reviews
    19.51 miles away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Hluhluwe River Lodge staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "One with a lake view"
    Read review
    "Need to brush the shower-heads because the Calcium build-up was blocking some of the spray. After that it..."
    Read review
    "Make sure you ask them to clean the water pipes first!"
    Read review
    "We stayed in Room 3. Would stay there again."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing