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    Rhino River Lodge

    P.o Box 2950 | P.o Box 2950, Mkuze 3960, South Africa
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    Traveler (400)
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    • Excellent80%
    • Very good14%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “game drives” (125 reviews)
    “the reserve” (29 reviews)
    “bush walk” (8 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 315 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We are a family of 4 with 2 teenage daughters and had a wonderful stay at the Rhino River lodge (excellent location, very friendly staff, ..) Absolute highlights were the game drives. Murray was our ranger for the 2 days and he was absolutely outstanding....More

    Thank Hilde P
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Wow! What a special game viewing experience you got to have. It sounds like your whole safari was pretty eventful. Thank you so much for the praise of Murray. I will pass it on to him. He is our youngest ranger, but he has a...More

    Property's Favorite Review
    Reviewed June 9, 2017

    We recently returned to Rhino River Lodge to celebrate our 38th Wedding anniversary having enjoyed a visit there last year. At dinner the staff had prepared a special table for us under the stars. We were presented with a complimentary bottle of wine and served...More

    Thank Lee C
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded June 11, 2017

    Congratulations again on 38 years together and thank you for selecting us to spend your special occasion with. I'm so glad that we were able to make it memorable for you. I am very glad to hear that Andrew found you an incredible sighting even...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What a lovely break from the rat race for the whole family - kids and grandparents as well. The main house was stunning and the bed soooo comfortable. Food was plentiful and tasty. The staff always had a smile and the game rangers were a...More

    Thank Stephanie F
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your great review. I am so glad that you had such a great family holiday with us at Rhino River Lodge. We certainly look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Rhino River Lodge was my first safari and birthday present from my boyfriend and it was hands down the best birthday and experience. We booked one of the larger lodges further away from the main lodge as it was 4 adults, baby and a child...More

    1  Thank Sara T
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful detailed review here for us and for all our future guests. It sounds like you had a wonderful time staying at one of our private safari homes. You are correct, they are...More

    Reviewed June 26, 2017

    We stayed two nights at Rhino River Lodge with a family of six, ranging in age from 5 to 75. All six of us agree that our time at Rhino River Lodge was the highlight of our 10 days in South Africa. The grounds are...More

    Thank Fiona S
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded June 28, 2017

    What wonderful feedback. It sounds like you and your family had a truly enjoyable stay...and what fantastic game viewing for a two night stay too! I am so glad that we were the highlight of your trip, it is such a pleasure being able to...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • $278 - $692 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Mkuze
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    Traveler (400)
    Room & Suite (44)
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    Michael B
    March 9, 2017|
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    Response from ShannonAirton | Property representative |
    Absolutely, we can flex the rule by a few days ;-) However, any young child's (even over the age of 3) participation on game drive is subject to their behavior...not endangering or disturbing the animals or other game drive... More
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    November 30, 2015|
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    Response from RhinoRiverLodge | Property representative |
    Good evening, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we could accommodate a family such as yours in either one of our family chalets or in the cottage house! If you choose the family chalet your 11 year old boy would be... More
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    "All great rooms"
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    "The "Cottage" was great! Far enough away from other units to be romantic and quiet, but within a..."
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    "If you are looking for privacy or a place that the whole family can stay together, ask for The Homestead ."
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    "We stayed in the cabin which we loved but the stairs up to the bedroom are very steep."
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