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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

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Reviewed 12 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

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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

Reviewed 1 February 2018

We loved the simplicity of this resort, where you felt comfortable hanging out in your shorts and the kids were welcome, yet everything was well thought out. The staff were the highlight, just so friendly and helpful and even baked a cake for our daughter's...More

Thank bridgetpenney
Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 4 February 2018

Dear Bridget, Thank-you for this lovely review! We are so happy to hear that you all enjoyed your holiday with us, I will pass your thanks onto all the staff, as these reviews truly inspire us. It was great to have the children in the...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018

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 18 January 2018

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

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Pool
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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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USD 335 - USD 438 (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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1 December 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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