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Reviewed May 15, 2018

My family recently got home from an extended Rafiki trip, including both the beach and jungle locations and all available excursions. We did the Super Lekker trip, but added an additional two days at the beach camp. Lautjie was both my initial contact for planning...More

Thank Lindsay K
Reviewed May 12, 2018

When we booked Rafiki Lodge we were not aware they had another location at the beach so we changed our plans to make sure we got at least one night here. And one night is just not enough. The property is right on the beach...More

Thank KMA1826
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Great breakfast. Lovely pool 6m long. Great beach superb for body boarding. Near to great seafood place the happy lobster. But best of all amazing wildlife. A family of sloths in the tree overhanging the pool! And a troupe of monkeys 10m away. Unforgettable.

Thank NiallC
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here last year and just visited their Safari lodge in the mountains. This year we stayed at the mountain lodge for two nights and have now made our way to the beach and will stay there for a week. We love the area...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Rafiki is an excellent place to rest and relax by the sea. Their tents are very spacious and comfortable, the staff is very friendly. You can get a lot of nice beaches around this place, nice restaurants at Dominical beach. I recommend 100% Rafiki as...More

Thank Luis C
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Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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US$83 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$83 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"All tents are beach front."
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"2 tents are in front (better view of beach)--the earlier you book, the better chance you have of getting these"
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"Only 4 tents, all have a front porch with garden, pool or ocean views"
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"Beach tent"
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