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Black Rhino Game Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We chose Black Rhino Lodge as it was a little cheaper than some of the other lodges in the Plianesberg National Park. It is situated in it's own concessionary Game Reserve, but does link up to the main park. We arrived a little late, after lunch, but they still left the buffet out for us. We stayed for only 1...

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Dear Rosie S - Thank you for taking the time to write your detailed review of your Black Rhino Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every moment of your stay, and excited to know that you plan to return soon, and for a longer stay!

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We were 3 girls, stayed at the lodge 3 nights incl. 6 game drives. The staff was just amazing, fun and energetic, they made our stay feel warm and welcomed. The food was great - I am vegan, and had absolutely no problems with the kitchen. The whole place and atmosphere is relaxing and positive - balm for the soul....

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Dear zaklinasojic - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Black Rhino Game Lodge - we're delighted to hear that you and your friends had a really enjoyable stay, and we hope you will visit again soon. Thank you also for your constructive feedback on the areas where you felt we can improve.

rotherham
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Situated 35 kilometres from sun city you find black rhino lodge a private game lodge situated in the pilnsburge national park the staff are very friendly and will make you feel welcome from the start the private lodges are well equipped and luxurious with huge beds cable TV well equipped bathrooms and a good size terrace Try and get one...

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Dear RotherhamSteve - Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Black Rhino Game Lodge. We really appreciate the detailed feedback and your recommendation to future travellers. We hope you will visit again so that we can find the elusive leopard for you!

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I was here for two nights and two days with my whole family! What an experience. Staff was amazing and the food was great! Our game ranger Darrel who took us on 4 game reserve rides was such a great guy, we learnt so much from him! Made our whole trip that he went out of his way for us...

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Dear Caitie88 - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Black Rhino Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and we really look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit!

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

The rooms are a very nice size but the 4 rooms we had were invaded by some kind of army worm that doesn't die with bug spray. I kept all my clothes in the suitcase zipped up in fear of those things getting on my clothes. The infestation is so bad they had the door and window jams lined with...

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inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Black Rhino Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your Black Rhino Game Lodge experience. We're sorry to hear that your stay was spoiled by caterpillars and would like to assure you - and all our guests - that while we do see slightly more insects in the summer, and after the rains (as you might expect) - situations like the one you describe here are...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We visited in January 2017 and were hoping that our teenage kids would be able to see some wildlife and experience african hospitality. The Black Rhino far exceeded our expectations. The staff were very friendly and went out of their way to make us feel comfortable and welcome. A special thanks to Eva, Thabu, Precious and the other staff for...

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Dear wayneandnancy - Thank you for taking the time to post your detailed review of Black Rhino Game Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and in particular the wildlife experience. We're honoured that you would recommend Black Rhino to future travellers - thank you.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 30 January 2017

From the wonderful, warm greeting offered on arrival at the gate, through the thorough introduction to the resort and the amenities on offer - Black Rhino goes above and beyond your expectations. The food is amazing, the surroundings and rooms sublime and the game drives with the experienced rangers are fantastic. The depth of knowledge of the rangers enhances your...

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Dear Anni W - Thank you for sharing your Black Rhino Game Lodge experience. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, especially the game drives. At the same time, we appreciate your constructive feedback about the Wi-Fi provision - thank you.

Reviewed 28 January 2017

This is a private lodge, which gives guests exclusivity and tranquility. It was a big difference from the big lodges south of Pilanesberg that are always packed with tourists. In here you feel like you've been hidden in the jungle. There was a large bull elephant at the waterhole just as we arrived! On much better days they said they...

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Dear Michelle C - Thank you for taking the time to post your review of Black Rhino Game Lodge. We're very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and watching the wildlife at the waterhole. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We visited as part of a group on two week journey in South Africa. The accommodation was excellent, nice design, comfortable rooms, good beds. Very spacy! We went on two morning and two afternoon safari and was very lucky with seeing a lot of animals, despite a bit of rain on two of the occasions. The guides, Fiona and Marcus...

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Dear L8eson - Thank you for posting your review of Black Rhino Game Lodge here on TripAdvisor. We're very happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and honoured that you would recommend Black Rhino to future travellers. We hope you will visit again, the next time you are in South Africa.

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Had a great short break at the Black Rhino Game Lodge just before Christmas. Game drives and game viewing good, rangers knowledgable, room lovely, Lodge peaceful, staff delightful - would definitely return. Highly recommend this

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Dear Allison T - Thank you for sharing your Black Rhino Game Lodge experience. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay, and we're honoured that you would recommend the lodge to future travellers - thank you.

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Additional Information about Black Rhino Game Lodge

Address: Road R565, Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
Region: South Africa > North-West Province > Pilanesberg National Park
Price Range: $439 - $672 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Black Rhino Game Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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“If you must stay here, request one of the remodeled room. they are in the best condition.”
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“All the rooms seem well appointed and there is total privacy”
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“ALL rooms are amazing!”
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“Ask for a bedroom near the main building if you can as its dark in a morning and a”
RotherhamSteve, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room close to the lodge itself as it gets quite dark at 5am when heading to the lodge for your game drive”
713anniw, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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