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    Rhino River Lodge

    P.o Box 2950 | P.o Box 2950, Mkuze 3960, South Africa
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    • Excellent80%
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    “game drives” (126 reviews)
    “the reserve” (29 reviews)
    “bush walk” (8 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    71 - 75 of 317 reviews

    Reviewed July 11, 2016

    Spent 4 nights here and loved every minute. We had the 'cottage' I use inverted commas because it is huge ! Being only 3 people we used the 2 main bedrooms which were very comfortable. The living space is massive, although during the day we...More

    1  Thank grayfam
    Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

    Staff were friendly & welcoming. They did a good job accommodating my vegetarian request. The room was comfortable & the second night of my 2 night stay, they put a bed warmer inside my bed which was very nice. However, I have had wonderful service...More

    2  Thank Karen317
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded July 11, 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your valuable feedback. You are absolutely correct, so much of a guest's visit is dependent upon the quality of their game ranger. I am very disappointed to hear that yours did not live up to...More

    Reviewed July 1, 2016

    We arrived at the lodge reception and were made to feel welcome however on completing the indemnity forms i noticed envelopes marked staff tips / gratuities right next to the forms .I thought this was a bit forward and as we hadent yet had any...More

    Thank Mark B
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded July 8, 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to post this review. Our reception desk is the place where guests both check in and check out of our establishment. The tip envelopes are placed on the reception desk at the request of many of our guests who...More

    Reviewed June 19, 2016

    We spent 4 days at Rhino and it was excellent. Thanks to ranger Kyle who was the best went out of his way to find the game. Food was excellent and so were all the staff thanks to all of them for a great stay....More

    1  Thank dupreezcharles
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded June 20, 2016

    Thanks so much for your great feedback. I will certainly pass along your praise to ranger Kyle and the kitchen staff. We are looking forward to welcoming you back!

    Reviewed June 12, 2016

    We stayed here for 3 nights and had a great time. The chalet was delightful with a very comfortable bed, coffee facilities and cookies. There was interesting wildlife in camp, Nyala, warthog, monkeys and lots of birds. You drive almost 5 km into the reserve...More

    Thank heatherquick
    Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded June 14, 2016

    Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback. I am glad you got to spend time with two of our rangers and got a chance to not only enjoy the game drives, but also some of the wildlife in the camp as well. We certainly...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
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    • $275 - $684 (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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    • 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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    "Room 6 good view of the dry river bed"
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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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