Category: Accommodation

These are independent and unbiased travel reviews by Wildside Magazine. All the properties, activities, tours or products reviewed below have personally been visited, experienced or tested by a Wildside representative and are listed below to help you make informed decisions.

Rhino Sands Safari Camp Score 81%

Rhino Sands Safari Camp

Independent Review submitted by Kendall Language Rhino Sands Safari Camp Situated in the 23 000ha Manyoni (meaning place of many birds in isiZulu) Private Game Reserve, Rhino Sands Safari Camp is the newest addition to the lodge offerings available at Manyoni and can only accommodate 8 guests at a...

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Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge Score 82%

Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge

Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge never disappoints. We’ve had the privilege of being able to visit this lodge on a number of previous occasions and it still remains one of our favourite game lodges to visit. The staff are fantastic and make you feel special from the minute you arrive. The receptions...

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Bushwillow Collection Score 72%

Bushwillow Collection

Bushwillow Collection is situated in Kuleni Game Park just outside of Hluhluwe. It’s a peaceful oasis to get away from the grind of city living and immerse yourself in nature for a while. On our last visit, we stayed in their bright and cheerful Yellowwood Room. This studio room with its own...

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Champagne Sports Resort Score 74%

Champagne Sports Resort

Having stayed at Champagne Sports Resort a few times in the past, the view from the family rooms still managed to take my breath away when I looked out the bedroom window. The family rooms are spacious, comfortable and well appointed and the hotels sporting facilities and Beauty Spa are top...

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River House Score 72%

River House

River House is a stunning new self-catering option within the Isibindi Eco-reserve. This three bedroom house sleeps ten comfortably and is fully equipped with every “home from home” convenience to ensure your stay will be a memorable one. Situated on a koppie, it offers commanding...

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Gooderson’s Monks Cowl Score 78%

Gooderson’s Monks Cowl

Gooderson’s Monks Cowl is situated in the central Drakensberg and is the ideal family getaway destination. There are activities galore with something for everyone, and you won’t easily find yourself bored here. The standard hotel style accommodation is comfortable and offers stunning mountain,...

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Reinheim River Chalets Score 62%

Reinheim River Chalets

Reinheim River Chalets are situated just off the N1 highway, 26km from Bloemfontein and is an ideal overnight stopover for those long trips to the Cape. The accommodation is rustic but comfortable and clean. There are five, one bedroom, self-catering chalets each sleep a maximum of six people on a...

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