About Us

Located along the banks of the Olifants River, Rio Dos Elefantes invites you to indulge in luxury amidst the untamed beauty of South Africa’s wilderness.

What we’re about

“Embrace the serenity of riverside living at Rio Dos Elefantes River Camp, where every moment is a picturesque retreat just steps from Olifants West Game Reserve. Indulge in African-inspired cuisine, explore the surrounding wilderness on sightseeing tours, and unwind by the poolside, creating unforgettable memories in the heart of nature.”

Nestled along the picturesque banks of the river, Rio Dos Elefantes River Camp offers a serene escape just 36 km from Olifants West Game Reserve. Guests are greeted with stunning pool and river views from their private patio, while the inviting accommodations feature air conditioning, complimentary WiFi, and free private parking.

Each unit at our holiday home boasts a cozy seating area, with select rooms also offering a fully equipped kitchen for added convenience. Immerse yourself in comfort with a private bathroom featuring a walk-in shower, complemented by crisp bed linen and fluffy towels.

Indulge in the flavors of Africa at our family-friendly restaurant, serving up delicious meals for lunch and dinner. For those seeking adventure, sightseeing tours are readily available, while outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy the outdoor fireplace and picnic area for a memorable day in the open air.

Conveniently located just 46 km from Lissataba Private Game Reserve, our accommodation offers easy access to nature’s wonders. The Hoedspruit Eastgate Airport is a short 52 km away, with a paid airport shuttle service provided for added convenience.

Rated 9.4 for a two-person trip, our location is beloved by couples seeking a romantic getaway amidst the beauty of the African wilderness.

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