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Rhulani Minute Safari - A Springbok in Madikwe

  • October 16, 2019 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

We do not see so frequently this typical South African animal on our game drives. But the springboks actually do exist in Madikwe Game Reserve! Here we got a nice view of one of these colorful antelopes.

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Rhulani Safari Lodge confirmed as “Best Luxury Bush Lodge”

  • October 15, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

We are honored to announce that Rhulani Safari Lodge has won the trophy of the “Best Luxury Bush Lodge - Global Winner” for the sixth time in a row at the “World Luxury Hotel Awards”. Rhulani’s owners proudly received the award at the gala ceremony last Saturday.

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Rhulani Insights 126 – Rhulani’s Dining Room

  • October 13, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Rhulani insights

At Rhulani Safari Lodge, there are plenty of beautiful places to enjoy dinner with us. One of them is our dining room, which we will show to you now.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - White elephant

  • October 09, 2019 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

Suddenly we saw three elephants with very different colors, including a very white one. How can that be? Of course there are no elephants with a white skin in Madikwe. It comes from the color of the dust the animal had previously thrown to itself.

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Life of a Ranger: Black-backed jackals

  • October 06, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

Did you know that there is one special species of jackal which you can see in the Madikwe Reserve? Rhulani’s Head Ranger Sean gives us some interesting details today on the beautiful “black-backed jackals” and tells of a recent sighting where so many of these animals have gathered as never before.

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September update: Elephant chases a leopard away

  • October 02, 2019 | Rolf Steiner | Category: News, Activities, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

The lack of water pose great challenges for us and the animals at the end of winter time. On the daily safaris with our guests we still enjoyed unique game viewing, such as when an elephant chased a leopard away from the waterhole. Welcome to our monthly update from the bush.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - Brown hyena on a mission

  • October 02, 2019 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

In the rising morning sun we discover a not very common animal, which obviously is on a mission. A brown hyena searches purposefully the way through the bush, and we can follow this predator for a while.

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“Recognition of Excellence” awarded to Rhulani Safari Lodge

  • September 30, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

Rhulani Safari Lodge has just been awarded the “HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence” for 2019 in South Africa.

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Rhulani Insights 125 – A Ranger’s break

  • September 29, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Ranger's Blog, Rhulani insights

What does a ranger do when he is not driving around with our guests in the bush, looking for wild animals? Today we visit our fantastic ranger team while they are in the backyards taking a break.

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Rhulani Minute Safari - Cheetahs on honeymoon

  • September 25, 2019 | Rolf Steiner | Category: Wildlife

You have certainly seen more exciting videos of cheetahs. But still this one is very special for us. Surprisingly, we found the two Phinda brothers together with a female, so “Cheetahs on honeymoon”. That’s what we’ve been waiting for so long!

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