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    Rio Vista Lodge

    Stand 1062 | Monte Vista Estate, Malelane 1320, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 85 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The rooms we have stayed in have been light and airy with a balcony for the view. Restaurant very good. Lovely position for an overnight stay before going into or returning from Mozambique or a few days in the Park. Will always stay there if...More

    Thank 285penny
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stay overnight on a business trip and this is a Marvellous lodge and Very friendly staff .From the minute we walked in at reception we were welcomed with such warmth from the owner and staff. The place was absolutely beautiful, the rooms were very...More

    2  Thank Vijay P
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a comfortable, clean room with a wonderful view on the Crocodile River, bordering the Kruger National Park. We saw a variety of game, including elephant, up close. Breakfast was extensive. Really a good place to stay.

    1  Thank 412wilmav
    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    We rented the rondavel for one night, way too short! We had a lovely experience. The "room with a view" was exactly what we were hoping for, we overlooked the river and into Kruger. At night we saw and heard hippo's walking around, just at...More

    2  Thank Yessekles
    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    I prepared myself for a great extended weekend at the Lodge. Following my stay and the fact that I decided to leave a day early, I will keep this as objective as possible. I was greeted fine at reception upon arrival and pointed to my...More

    Thank Anton N
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    18 April 2017|
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    Response from SuzanneDVP | Reviewed this property |
    Hello I'm not sure if I am understanding correctly. Are you landing in Kruger at Skukuza? If so I don't think you would then want to drive out of the Park (to Rio Vista). It would make sense to rent the car at the... More
    22 May 2016|
    Response from Enjoytraveltheworld |
    I meant, website :)
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    "If you want the best view, directly from your "balcony", rent the rondavel, it's the best place..."
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    "Choose the upper river view rooms if possible great views of the river and the african sunsets"
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    "All rooms are good but a view of the river is delightful"
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    "all very nice"
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