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Tom-Hendrik Basson graduates from the 1st Virtual Butler Course

  • June 15, 2020 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation, Staff

We congratulate Tom-Hendrik Basson, Front of House employee at Rhulani Safari Lodge, for completing the “1st Virtual Butler Course”, carried out by the “South African Butler Academy” (SABA). Tom-Hendrik is part of the first group of students that just successfully graduated. Watch the TV program on eNCA.com.

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The joke with the egg-eating snake

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

News from our young ranger and «snake man» Martin: He recently found a snake in a bucket near our water tanks. A typical location for the dangerous puff adder. And it actually also looked like one…

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SABA Training - Guest experiences in the focus

  • July 25, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Accommodation, Staff

Also this year, we were supported by the International South African Butler Academy (SABA) to consolidate our employees on the five star service standard. This time, the focus was on guest experiences, and a number of new signature services were introduced.

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Rhulani’s community project: How it started

  • May 17, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Community & Conservation, Staff

Rhulani Safari Lodge has recently started a new Community Project, by giving support to the “Andries Moseki Crèche” in the nearby village of Lekgophung. We are deeply convinced that this is the right project for us, to provide financial resources and active help over the next few years. But Rhulani‘s manager Carla Baasden tell us about how this collaboration came about.

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Sanmari and Martin: a young couple joins Rhulani’s team

  • February 26, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: News, Staff

Three months ago, a young couple joined Rhulani’s team: Sanmari and Martin. Maybe you’ve already heard Sanmari’s nice voice on the phone, or you have seen photos of our “Snake Man” Martin. Let’s get to know our new team members a bit better.

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“Certificate of Competence” for Rhulani’s spa therapist Valencia

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

It is a pleasure to announce that Rhulani Safari Lodge’s spa therapist Valencia Mothibi has successfully completed a training course on Swedish Massage. She was awarded with a “Certificate of Competence” from the renowned Massage & Reflexology Institute “BalancingTouch”.

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My funny story: A tiger in the reserve

  • January 12, 2019 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s Head Ranger Sean tells us a short anecdote from an April fool’s joke.

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My funny story: Cemented with nasty mud

  • December 13, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s ranger Alasdair tells us today about what happened after he took a bath in the nasty mud in sight of all his guests.

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My funny story: The supposed gecko in the bathtub

  • December 07, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s owner Rolf tells how we were surprised after a guest complained about a gecko in the bathtub.

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My funny story: The impala hanging in the tree

  • November 25, 2018 | Rhulani Safari Lodge | Category: Staff

Funny everyday life stories from the bush: Rhulani’s Head Ranger Sean tells us a little anecdote from when he found an impala hanging in the tree.

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