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Uniquely situated on the southern frontier of the great Kruger National Park on the banks of the Crocodile River is Rio Vista Lodge, a four star graded lodge by the South Africa Tourism Grading Council.

Conference facility seating up to 70 delegates in a class room style with over head projector, white board and surround sound system.

From the moment you walk in the decor sets the tone, relaxing, and tranquil.

Accommodation at Rio Vista Lodge:
Rio Vista Lodge comprises of 26 rooms, 3 Luxury rooms, 1 Honeymoon room, 3 Self-catering chalets, and 19 twin rooms. Each room is elegantly decorated with a private patio overlooking the Kruger National Park or the beautiful gardens. Relax in a homely atmosphere, close to shops and the Malelane Kruger Gate. Rio Vista Lodge is also a birder`s paradise, with a variety of close to fifty species on our doorstep.

All rooms are air-conditioned and feature DStv, coffee station and a bar fridge. Facilities include swimming pools, Wi-Fi and secure parking, as well as a lovely thatched deck and cocktail bar with an open view into the park. In addition, our a la carte restaurant, The Deck, serves the best meals in the region.


We can book any of these activities:
Kruger National Park
Open Vehicle Safari - There is a full day and half day option.

Sunset Drives
Guests can experience an exciting spotlight Safari, in a 4x4 open vehicle.

Night Drives
Guests can experience an exciting spotlight Safari, in a 4x4 open vehicle.

Bush Walks
Learn about tracking, plants, birds and animal behaviour as well as identification.

Elephant Back Safari
Enjoy the thrill and privilege of sitting on top of one of Africas giants.

Jane Goodall Institute Chimpanzee Eden
Watch them at feeding time, from the superb vantage point of multiple viewing decks.

Swaziland Day Tours
Guests are transferred to one of the Swaziland Border-gates and taken on an unforgettable tour of Swaziland including a visit to the Glass and Candle-factory.

Mozambique Day Tours
Guests are taken to Maputo for a tour of the city with all its historical places and other places of interest visit the beach and the calm waters of the Warm Mozambican Current.

Panorama Tours
Visiting some of the most beautiful places the low veld has to offer: - Mac Mac Falls, Lone Creek, Gods Window, Three Rondawels, Pilgrimsrest, Berlin Falls, Burkes Luck Potholes and Blyderiver Canyon.

Please note activities needs to be arranged in advance to ensure availability.

Rooms and Units Available:

Double En-Suite
The room consist of a double bed, bathroom with shower, television, bar fridge and veranda.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Family Unit
The Family unit consists of a double bed in the one room and two bunker beds in a separate room. The unit also has a small lounge, on-suite bathroom and balcony.
Amount of similar units: 3
Sleeps 2 Adults

Honeymoon Suite
This suite offers a jet spa bath, a shower, DStv, a bar fridge and it overlooks the Kruger National Park from the private patio.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Luxury En-Suite
The room consist of a king bed, bathroom with bath
Amount of similar units: 3
Sleeps 2 Adults

Standard Single/Twin
The room consist of two standard twin beds, bathroom with shower, television, bar fridge and private veranda / Patio.
Amount of similar units: 11
Sleeps 2 Adults

Standard Twin With Kruger View
The room consist of two standard twin beds, bathroom with shower, television, bar fridge and private veranda / Patio over looking the Crocodile River.
Amount of similar units: 8
Sleeps 2 Adults

Facilities & Services available:

Children under 12
Honeymoon Couples
Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Ironing Service
Special Meals on Request
Conference facilities
Wedding facilities
Team Building
Bar on the Premises
Parking (off-street - covered)
Other Language
Communal Satellite TV
Swimming Pool

Cancellation Policy:

- 15 to 30 days prior to arrival = 25% of total value of deposit
- 7 to 14 days prior to arrival = 50% of total value of deposit
- Arrival date - 7 days prior to arrival = 100% of total value of deposit
- Only on receipt of a written instruction to cancel the reservation
- Please note: There is a 7% administration fee on any refunds processed
- In the event of a no show, the Lodge will charge one night’s accommodation
- In the event of a premature departure, the Lodge will charge the full original booking

In addition to any cancellation fee that may be payable above, 13.5% of the total quote price (vat excl) will be charged as an admin fee for processing cancellations.


* Arriving in Malelane traveling on the N4 Toll road.
* Turn left into Air Street
* Drive down the road till it ends at a T-junction
* Turn right and after around 30 meters you will find the entrance to Monti Vista Estate on your left.
* Enter the estate and our friendly security would kindly assist you.

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