Black Rhino Private Game Reserve lies adjacent to the Pilanesberg Game Reserve, which is one of the most popular Big 5 safari destinations in South Africa.
Reduced cancellation fees may apply (t&c)
The private reserve has been incorporated into the Pilanesberg and safari operators have unrestricted access to its public roads. Te Black Rhino Safari Lodge offers guests luxury accommodation and an exclusive safari experience.
On this popular tour, you’ll discover the scenic wonders of this unique reserve which lies at the base of an ancient volcanic crater and in a transitional zone between the dry, arid Kalahari Desert and lush Lowveld region. The geology and ecology of the reserve are fascinating, and it’s famous for having the highest concentration of game in the country. On top of that, Greater Pilanesberg is a malaria-free region.
Before the drive back to Johannesburg, you have the option of a game drive in a closed tour vehicle in Pilanesberg Game Reserve or spending a few fun hours at Sun City.
BLACK RHINO GAME LODGE ǀ Luxury accommodation in Greater Pilanesberg
23 luxury suites, sleeping up to 46 adult guests
Black Rhino Game Lodge is a luxury safari lodge located in a malaria-free private game reserve that lies on the western boundary of the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Black Rhino Private Game Reserve has been incorporated into the 58 000-hectare Big 5 game reserve and game roams freely between the two reserves. Access to the private reserve is restricted to the safari operators and paying guests.
The thatched safari lodge lies nestled in a grove of shady Tamboti trees in a quiet corner of Pilanesberg, which was established in an ancient volcanic crater. The protected wildlife region lies in an ecological transition zone; between the dry, arid Kalahari and the lush Lowveld. The unique biosphere supports species from both ecozones.
Each elegant suite is airconditioned, has an ensuite bathroom and outdoor shower and a cozy lounge that leads out onto a patio that overlooks a busy waterhole. The open-plan main lounge, bar and dining area is elegantly decorated and the high thatched ceilings lets in gorgeous natural light. Enjoy lazy days around one of two plunge pools after you return from the early morning game drive.
Children of all ages welcome at Black Rhino Game Lodge.
Guests are picked up early in Johannesburg and driven to Black Rhino Private Game Reserve in Greater Pilanesberg. Arrive at Black Rhino Game Lodge mid-day after exploring the game reserve for a few hours. Have a light lunch and relax before it’s time to depart for a late-afternoon game drive in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Game drives are in an open safari vehicle with a professional ranger. Return to the lodge as the sun is setting and enjoy a starlit dinner around the firepit on warm evenings.
Overnight at Black Rhino Game Lodge.
Includes: Lunch and dinner
Set off early after hot beverages for a 3-hour sunrise game drive in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Return to the lodge for breakfast and spend the rest of the day at the pool or in your suite. Enjoy a light lunch and relaxation before it’s time to depart for the late-afternoon game drive. End your day with a delicious dinner in the restaurant or at the outdoor boma on warm evenings.
Overnight at Black Rhino Game Lodge.
Includes: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Wake up early for hot beverages and then depart for your last 3-hour game drive in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Return for a hearty breakfast; pack up and be ready to leave mid-morning either for a game drive in a closed tour vehicle or a few fun hours at Sun City which is a short drive away. Depart mid-afternoon for the return journey to Johannesburg.
MoAfrika Tours and its service providers offer cost effective group tours and transfers ranging from 2 - 12 persons per vehicle, please do inform us if you would prefer a private tour (additional rates may apply).
Collection / Drop off
Collection from any Hotel or Address in Johannesburg between 05:30am - 07:00am.
Drop-off at any hotel or address in Johannesburg from 17h30.
If you plan to fly out of OR Tambo International Airport on the last day of your travels, we suggest reserving a domestic flight that departs no earlier than 19h30 and an international flight that departs no earlier than 21h00.
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