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A natural swimming pool in Madikwe Reserve: only for Rhulani’s guests

  • April 01, 2021 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

Exciting news from Rhulani Safari Lodge, just before the long Easter weekend. After long negotiations with North West Parks Board, we have successfully concluded a contract, according to which we can use a natural water pool in the middle of the Madikwe Reserve exclusively for Rhulani’s guests for a swim during the summer. Our guests are instructed to take their swimwear with them on the game drives. With a bit of luck you will enjoy a unique experience of swimming with the elephants.

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Epic fight with a tragic end: Addo lion killed

  • March 22, 2021 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

It is a picture of horror that was presented yesterday not so far away from Rhulani Safari Lodge. The four most powerful lions in our region crashed into each other: the two buddies Kwandwe and Monomogolo on the one hand, the two brothers known as “Addo Boys” on the other. One of them was killed in a heroic battle.

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COVID-19 PCR Testing at Rhulani Safari Lodge

  • March 16, 2021 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

Many countries require a COVID-19 PCR Test to be conducted within 72 hours before departure from South Africa or arrival in your home country. Rhulani Safari Lodge offers its guests the opportunity to carry out a COVID-19 PCR test during their stay.

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40% Discount in May & June 2021

  • February 18, 2021 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

We are pleased to announce that our 40% discounted last-minute rates will be applied to all new bookings with an arrival date in May and June 2021. The discount applies to all new bookings from 20 February 2021, is valid for all room categories. No minimum length of stay required. Also valid for weekend bookings.

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Summer Special: Stay 3 / Pay 2 Nights

  • February 03, 2021 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

We are pleased to announce an attractive summer offer to dive deep into the beauty of the African bush and wildlife: Stay 3 / Pay 2 nights - for check-in dates before 18 March 2021. Please get in touch with our reservation office.

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Rhulani Insights 153 – Travelling in times of COVID-19

  • December 06, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation, Rhulani insights

Since the end of October, the borders to South Africa have been reopened for all countries. The only condition is a negative PCR COVID-19 test not older than 72 hours, which you must present upon entry. Rhulani’s owner Rolf tried it himself and traveled to South Africa at the beginning of December without any problems. He talks about his experiences.

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A free buffalo meal

  • December 03, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

“When Alasdair and I decided to go on a little tour today, he made a joke,” says his Ralf. Both are experienced rangers at Rhulani. “Now we are going to find a male lion that eats a buffalo”. Laughter. Here we go…

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The cheetah mother had killed an impala

  • November 29, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Ranger's Blog, Wildlife

“The north of the park is very wet and some of the roads are closed because of the good rain we had, so we decided to work on the southern side,” says Ralph, Rhulani’s field guide. A good choice, because actually a lot of different animals are currently gathering there. So Ralph found the Cheetah mother with the four little ones who had killed an impala. An absolute highlight.

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Rhulani welcomes international guests again

  • November 17, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

South African government has announced that travelers from all over the world will be able to travel the country again, provided they submit a negative PCR -COVID-19 test result which is not older than 72 hours. There is no quarantine requirement. At Rhulani Safari Lodge we are excited about this news and warmly welcome spontaneous travelers from overseas. In order to cushion the uncertainties surrounding a trip, we are offering new, customer-friendly conditions for unforeseen travel changes due to COVID-19. Welcome to Rhulani!

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World Luxury Hotel Awards: Oscar number seven

  • November 12, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation

“World Luxury Hotel Awards” informs us today that Rhulani Safari Lodge has won the award on a global level in the “Luxury Bush Lodge” category. This award is one of the oldest and most prestigious in the hotel industry. We are proud that we have won this trophy, also known as the “Oscar”, for the seventh time in a row.

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