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    Rhino River Lodge

    | P.O BOX 2950, Hluhluwe 3960, South Africa
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$944
          US$269
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          Overview
          • Excellent80%
          • Very good14%
          • Average4%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          “game drives” (124 reviews)
          “wild dogs” (17 reviews)
          Free Internet
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          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed today

          We stayed two nights at Rhino River Lodge with a family of six, ranging in age from 5 to 75. All six of us agree that our time at Rhino River Lodge was the highlight of our 10 days in South Africa. The grounds are...More

          Thank Fiona S
          Property's Favourite Review
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          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

          Thank Lee C
          Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          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 2 days ago

          Let me first say that this was the most fantastic experience I have yet to have. The service was outstanding and over the top. They accommodated our wishes to have a Brii the last night we were there. The food was delicious with something different...More

          Thank Brad S
          Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded yesterday

          Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review for us and thank you for choosing Rhino River Lodge to mark such a special occasion. I am so pleased to hear that the staff was able to help you celebrate your...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          The rooms are well maintained and are very comfortable.There bar fridge is well stocked. The food is excellent.The game rangers are very good on there game drives and are friendly.Rhino river lodge is a place that once you have been there you will always go...More

          Thank Graham d
          Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded 1 week ago

          Thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review for us on Trip Advisor. Thank you for the great feedback. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to having you back again.

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          Absolutely incredible! Could not recommend Rhino River Lodge more highly. The staff treated us so well and made us feel welcomed. Our ranger, Gerry, was fabulous. We had the most amazing sightings right from the very first game drive. He did a great job in...More

          Thank kelliott2017
          Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

          What a wonderfully special review. It was an honor to be chosen as your honeymoon destination and I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here. I'm very happy our staff took the time to mark your very special occasion here. I...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$262 - US$600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 4
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          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Zululand >
          • Hluhluwe
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Michael B
          Hi. Our daughter would turn 4 just a few days after when we are able to visit. Àre you at all flexible on the 'no under 4's on the game drive? Thanks.
          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
          Can you accommodate 2 parents and 3 boys aged 11,13 & 14 in a family lodge
          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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          "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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          "We stayed in the cabin which we loved but the stairs up to the bedroom are very steep."
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