What makes Rio Dos Elefantes River Lodge Special?

Situated on the Olifants River in the Balule Nature Reserve and forms part of the Greater Kruger, Rio dos Elefantes is surrounded by lawns and trees. It riverside location makes it an ideal location for spotting hippo and crocodile while other game such as antelope and elephant are often seen. Birdlife is prolific.

Rio dos Elefantes River Camp is magnificently proportioned on the Olifants and the Blyderivier. The camp is situated on the northern bank of the Olifantsriver in the Balule Nature Reserve and bordering the Kruger National Park. The Camp on a rise above the river lies surrounded by sprawling lawns and dwarfed by huge indigenous trees.

The river which shelters a great many aquatic creatures such as hippo and crocodiles is also a haven for the many antelope species, elephant and the inevitable carnivores found in these parts.For Bird lovers, the abundance of water and giant trees, harbours a wide variety of birds. from the magnificent Fish Eagle to the smallest marsh dweller.

Guided Tours

We offer a wide variety of game drives, amazing views and the big five.

Bed and Breakfast

We offer spacious accommodation with breakfast included, YUM YUM.

Fun Activities

We offer everything from bird watching to enjoying a relaxing day at our venue, Trust us you are spoiled with choice.

possibility of big 5

We have a variety of locations that can help you see the elusive Big 5. 

Personal message from owner

You’ll love my place because of the outdoors space, the location, the ambiance, and the people. My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, families (with kids), and big groups. Game drives available but optional. Bird life, wildlife, peace and quite. Situated on the Northern bank of the Olifants River. Balule Nature reserve borders the Kruger National Park.  Many antelope species, elephant, carnivores, hippo, crocodiles.  Huge indigenous trees. Big 5.

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