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Hippo Pools Wilderness Camp

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

JAMMIE is a gem. The food was shockingly fantastic for a resort that remote and the service impeccable. Keep up the good work. Peaceful setting, real feeling of the wild. The chalets were just a bit too rustic but I guess that is the intended...More

Thank mswaka05
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fantastic stay in beautiful surroundings. The new lodges are so beautiful. The rooms are perfect with comfortable beds and ensuite shower with lots of hot water. The kitchen has everything you need to self cater and a four plate gas hob. The setting...More

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Response from HippoPoolsUmfurudzi, Manager at Hippo Pools Wilderness CampResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the lovely feedback. Glad you enjoyed your stay and our new lodges. Hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Extremely beautiful and comfortable cottages. We self catered. The cottages were new, everything we needed was there and the friendly staff supported us in every way imaginable. We saw a lot of birdlife along the river, went riding and had the opportunity to relax completely...More

Thank JuliaNMoeller
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I was in hospital and needed somewhere relaxing and a place where I could spend uninterrupted time with my son from UK. Hippo pools staff could not have been more helpful and attentive. The service was outstanding The accommodation was outstanding and the food was...More

Thank sharon19612015
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The booking process was excellent. The "water besse" chalet was pretty good. Hot water source is far away so patience needed . Staff were well trained and enthusiastic Sections of loop road nearby is a big worry Bl

Thank Patrick M
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Pool
Free Parking
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
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Refrigerator in room
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Rumbidzai G
5 October 2015|
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Response from HippoPoolsUmfurudzi | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your enquiry. The self catering chalets are $30 per person per night. At Hippo Pools you can enjoy: guided walks at $10 per person, horse riding at $20 per person, mountain biking at $10 per... More
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"Bring your own towels and toiletries, Gas cooker is advised and washing up liquid"
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"all the cottages are well placed along the banks of the Mazowe River."
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"Martyn's campsite is a lovely secluded campsite perfect for families or larger parties"
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"best views of the river, beautiful trees"
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