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.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
2/4/2018 2/5/2018
    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}

    Rhino River Lodge

    P.O BOX 2950 | P.o Box 2950, Mkuze 3960, South Africa
    011 27 83 781 4924
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    2/4/2018 2/5/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveler (429)
    Room & Suite (45)
    Dining (16)
    Similar Hotels
    See all Mkuze Hotels
    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good14%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “game drives” (133 reviews)
    “the reserve” (32 reviews)
    “fever trees” (9 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    3.0 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}
    Similar Hotels
    See all Mkuze Hotels
    Rooms
    Feb 4Feb 5
    |
    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 1 partner sites to see rooms from $238.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Mkuze 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": "ebdc1b17d9b543a9b5b4d2ec339dde28", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1563988,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"ebdc1b17d9b543a9b5b4d2ec339dde28","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":238,"lowestMetaPrice":238,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":238,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"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":238,"lowestMetaPrice":238,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":238,"hotelName":"Rhino River Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImViZGMxYjE3ZDliNTQzYTliNWI0ZDJlYzMzOWRkZTI4IiwiQUlLIjoiZTkyMzJhNGRhZTIwNDFiNThkZTQ4ZTVhNmY4NDg4ZWQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","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": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "02/04/2018", "checkOut": "02/05/2018", "lowestPrice": "$238", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "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 ReviewReviews (394)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 339 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We spent 3 days at Rhino River Lodge on a photographic group outing. The photographic opportunities were amazing. Game ranger Kyle went above and beyond to find us the perfect shots as well as a lion sighting in a million. Our room was very comfortable,...More

    Thank Yvonne D
    Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Yvonne, Thank-you for your amazing review. I am so ecstatic to hear that you had a great time and that Kyle looked after you so well. You are very right to say that this reserve has alot of potential with Wildlife photography and I...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

    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 via mobile

    We stayed at rhino river lodge on a one night special offered recently. The rates were well worth our visit for one night for three, all meals and two game drives with guide Murray, who is an excellent guide well rounded in all fields from...More

    Thank Taryn C
    Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Taryn, So great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! It is great that you saw so much on your drives, That is one of the bonuses of having a little rain fall! I have to say seeing baby Chameleons is so...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had not done the fully catered game experience, so firstly that was a most pleasant treat! But beyond that, the accommodation was clean and inviting. The food was delicious! Because we were there for Christmas, having delicious Christmas meals prepared for us, alongside game...More

    Thank LittleSharde
    Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Sharde and Family, I have to say having the entire family was very warming to all the staff over that period, seeing happy families over Christmas is always such a great feeling. I hope the "love Birds" have decided on a final date for...More

    Reviewed December 11, 2017

    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
    Similar Hotels
    See all Mkuze Hotels
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $331 - $378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Priceline, Booking.com, Expedia, South African Hotels, Orbitz, Travelocity and Agoda so you can book your Rhino 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 >
    • Mkuze
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (429)
    Room & Suite (45)
    Dining (16)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (375)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Bathroom (2)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all Mkuze Hotels
    Ghost Mountain Inn
    459 reviews
    11.65 miles away
    Zulu Nyala Heritage Safari Lodge
    427 reviews
    15.18 miles away
    Ubizane Wildlife Reserve
    80 reviews
    18.45 miles away
    Zululand Tree Lodge
    155 reviews
    18.75 miles away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Terrace Restaurant Ghost Mountain Inn
    22 reviews
    11.70 miles away
    Kfc
    10 reviews
    19.96 miles away
    Pizza Place
    15 reviews
    37.92 miles away
    The Lighthouse Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge
    108 reviews
    37.92 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Bayete Zulu
    57 reviews
    11.69 miles away
    Hluhluwe–Imfolozi Park
    332 reviews
    22.07 miles away
    Heritage Tours & Safaris
    419 reviews
    23.79 miles away
    Emdoneni Cheetah project
    179 reviews
    25.23 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Michael B
    March 9, 2017|
    Answer
    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
    1
    Vote
    507philip
    November 30, 2015|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    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
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "We stayed in a family room, which has two bedrooms and one bathroom. Very comfortable and quiet."
    Read review
    "If a big group go for the homestead, so worth it."
    Read review
    "Homestead is more private with plenty of space to relax and great game viewing opportunities from pool deck!"
    Read review
    "The cottages are ideal for families or larger groups."
    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