Home of the Rhino A QUIET CORNER OF AFRICA

LOCATION

Experience a luxury safari in the Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park, situated in the province of Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa. The Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park has an interesting history claiming to be the oldest proclaimed game reserve in Africa and the former hunting grounds of the Zulu Royal family.  The park is made up of two game reserves previously known as the Hluhluwe Game Reserve and uMfolozi Game Reserve.  Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge is the only private lodge in the park offering a chic alternative to the traditional park accommodation.

The park has three entrances, making it easily accessible from Swaziland in the north, Richards Bay Airport 1.5 hours east and an easy 3.5 hour drive north from King Shaka International Airport situated near Durban.

ROOTED IN RHINO CONSERVATION

Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge is proud to be associated with the Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park and its success story of rhino conservation in South Africa, bringing the species back from the edge of extinction. As the only private lodge in the Hluhluwe iMfolozi Park, our guests get to experience the wonder of Africa’s oldest national park while enjoying our exclusive facilities, a luxury African safari, additional activities and outstanding service. When you travel to Rhino Ridge, you can rest assured that our background in conservation is always top-of-mind and that you are journeying with purpose.

ACCOMMODATION

The luxury safari lodge offers four room types, all positioned to take advantage of the spectacular views over the bushveld below. The modern, tastefully-decorated rooms and villas offer guests the utmost privacy and comfort.

EXPERIENCES

Along with exciting game drives, Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge offers a host of other activities so that can guests can enjoy an authentic African experience - from wild bush walks to traditional Zulu homestays and rejuvenating spa treatments overlooking the watering hole.

HOME OF THE RHINO

In the early 1900's white rhinos numbers had dwindled to as low as 50 - 100 left in the world, and all of them were in the Hluhluwe iMfolozi Game Reserve. Today, South Africa’s first game reserve is still home to the densest population of white rhino on the planet.

“The Wilderness is our original home that still lingers in every human.” - Nunu Jobe, Isibindi Africa Trails

PACKAGES & TRAVEL IDEAS

TRAVEL TRADE & MEDIA

Experiences BUSH TRAILS

Take a walk on the wild side with a guided trail through the untamed African bush.

Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge

SAFARI DRIVES

Exciting encounters with animals big and small in open safari vehicles with an experienced guide.

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Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge

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THE ISIBINDI FOUNDATION

Isibindi Africa is built on community-minded conservation, which means that the people, flora and fauna of a place, are an inherent part of the beauty and the sustainability of that place.