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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The entire staff were excelent , and extreemly helpfull. Nothing required was a problem to them. Game ranger Jason was informative and helpful. Although we did not see the entire big 5 he tried very hard to locate them

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We chose to visit Rhino River Lodge to give our kids an opportunity to explore and experience the game reserve , see amazing animals and Africa at its best!! Rhino River Lodge did not disappoint .. we had a truly amazing time from the game...More

1  Thank Adrienne S
Reviewed 19 February 2018

My stay at Rhino River Lodge was nothing short of life changing. A Durban born and bred girl who has never been to the bush, and in desperate need of a mind changing and soul uplifting experience, I can honestly say that i have come...More

1  Thank biancabouwmeester
Reviewed 11 February 2018

The positives: I found everyone to be very hospitable, friendly Rangers and staff. Our Ranger "Bongani" was GREAT! He really tried hard to find the Big 5. Food was very tasty and well prepared. Private pool area. Game Drives The negatives: Not easy to find...More

Thank Peter D
Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 21 February 2018

Dear Peter, Thank-you for taking the time to provide us with your review, we value all comments both positive and negative. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed our ranger Bongani, I have to agree he is absolutely fantastic and we are very...More

Reviewed 9 February 2018

After reading all the fantastic reviews on TripAdvisor we were disappointed. We had a guest from USA with us and so for us it was important that he had a wonderful experience. We stayed in the Homestead and the pictures on line made it look...More

2  Thank avryl2018
Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 21 February 2018

Dear Avryl, Clive and Robert, Thank-you for your review. I am very disappointed to hear you did not enjoy your stay with us, as this is not how things are run at our Lodge. We tend to take reviews and comments such as these alot...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$ 317 - US$ 382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$ 317 - US$ 382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Michael B
9 March 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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507philip
30 November 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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"Homestead or the Cottage - awesome and very silent."
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