At a glance
Located in the heart of the Zululand Rhino Reserve in South Africa, Rhino River Lodge offers a luxurious and intimate retreat for guests seeking a sumptuous escape in the midst of the region’s captivating wilderness. With its stunning location along the tranquil banks of the Msunduze River, this exquisite lodge seamlessly blends modern comforts with the allure of the African bush, creating an unparalleled experience for discerning travelers.
Each suite is thoughtfully furnished with a plush king-sized bed, en-suite bathroom complete with a deep soaking tub and rain shower, and a private wooden deck overlooking the stunning landscapes of the reserve. For an extra touch of indulgence, the honeymoon suite features a secluded outdoor shower and a private plunge pool, perfect for a romantic getaway under the African sky. From the moment you arrive, you’ll feel welcomed and pampered at Rhino River Lodge.
- Morning and evening game drives
- Dinner served under the stars
- Luxurious spa facilities
- Attentive service
- Luxury lodges
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There are four En Suite Luxury Rooms. Decorated in a rustic style, each comes with elegant bathrooms, separate sitting areas, a veranda and a king sized or two double beds.
Ideal for a small family or if you want extra space, the Family Chalets has two double bedrooms – one in a second-story loft. They also have a boma, shared bathrooms and spacious living area.
The Cottage is, quite literally, a thatched cottage such as you’d find in Britain. The interiors have a classic African style. There are two double bedrooms, a private veranda and even a private pool. An ideal place to dine under the stars.
The most exclusive option is the Homestead. Each of the two bedrooms has an en-suite bathroom and outdoor shower. The lounge opens onto a spacious deck overlooking the bushveld. It has an open place kitchen and private plunge pool overlooking Msunduze River.
Rhino Lodge is one of the best places to pursue the Big Five. Your game drives will begin at first light. A light breakfast will be served and then you’ll go for a three hour drive. You’ll then break for a coffee and a snack.
A larger breakfast will be served back at the camp. You’re then free to relax. The afternoon game drive a couple of hours before sunset. A three course meal will be served under the stars later in the evening.
Jaike RoweLuxury Travel Expert
"There's no better way to appreciate the natural world than by taking part in a South African safari. You'll have the chance to see the Big Five whilst never compromising when it comes to luxury. "Contact us
Luke MatthewmanLuxury Travel Expert
"The cosmopolitan hub of Cape Town is often overlooked as a fantastic travel destination. It has a palpably vibrant character and a flourishing food scene. I'd recommend it to anyone wanting to experience something completely different. "Contact us
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