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Rippon's Safari Lodge

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Oct 29, 2015
“Once in a lifetime”
Aug 2, 2014
“Experience of a lifetime”
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Reviewed October 29, 2015

I visited Rippon safari lodge in October 2013 and it was one of the greatest experiences ive ever had. The moment we arrived until the moment we left the staff were fantastic and could not do enough for you. The grounds surrounding the lodge are...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2014

We arrived at rippons safari lodge after a 45 min off road experience which was interesting as you go further and further into the bush....we were welcomed as soon as we arrived and checked straight in for lunch and out onto our first game drive...we...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2014

I visited Rippon's safari lodge with my parents for a weekend getaway last year. Very good service from start to finish. The accommodation was very good. The lounge and fireplace was definitely worth spending time in seeing that we had some cold weather. The game...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2014

We stayed at Rippons for three nights and after a shaky start had a fantastic experience. We got lost while trying to find the lodge and ended up driving for over two hours in the dark around the Shamwhari Reserve!! We took the first left...More

Thank tdoo
Reviewed July 10, 2014

We had a fantastic 2 nights at the Rippons safari lodge. Our room was lovely, clean and modern. We were sent a treat to the room one night as well to celebrate our honeymoon - lovely surprise. Our guide Morpheus was brilliant, so knowledgeable and...More

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"Choose the long barn...patio area is a sun trap...room looks out over the valley and watering hole...rooms..."
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"All 3 room types are very spacious and modern. The long barn is good for couples and it overlooks the pool..."
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"The Long Barn was a good choice for us"
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"Couples should ask for a room in the Long Barn as no children allowed. Rooms in the house are 2 floor suites..."
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