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    Rhino River Lodge

    P.O BOX 2950 | P.o Box 2950, Mkuze 3960, South Africa
    011 27 83 781 4924
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    • Excellent80%
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    • Average4%
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    “game drives” (130 reviews)
    “the reserve” (29 reviews)
    “fever trees” (9 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We booked the homestead so had 3 bedrooms, one for each sister. The house was equipped with everything we needed. Our patio and pool area was spacious and we were able to just relax in or out of the sun between meals and game drives....More

    1  Thank hadlowco
    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

    1  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 1 week ago

    Our visit to Rhino River Lodge was part of our 10th wedding anniversary celebration, Having stayed there 4 years earlier, we were hoping for a repeat of the high standards. This time we stayed in The Cottage - beautifully furnished with its own pool and...More

    1  Thank LynneandMark2111
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The staff at Rhino River Lodge are without exception friendly and accommodating. The rooms are clean, the beds comfortable. The meals were very good. Our guide, Murray, managed the perfect balance between pursuing big 5 sightings and drawing our attention to the smaller (and often...More

    Thank Philip B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were over from the UK and staying with family in Durban when we decided to book a last minute stay at Rhino River Lodge which was recommended to us. We got very lucky and I think only got a room because of a last...More

    Thank Katie O
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your review. It sounds like you had a wonderful experience. Unfortunately little Sizzles and Peanut are no longer at the lodge as they have moved onto a space where there are no tourists as they become mature warthogs, but it...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
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    • $277 - $359 (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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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Mkuze
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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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    "If a big group go for the homestead, so worth it."
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    "Homestead is more private with plenty of space to relax and great game viewing opportunities from pool deck!"
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    "The cottages are ideal for families or larger groups."
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    "It is excellent value for money, best money spent this year!"
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