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Hippo Hollow Country Estate

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“the river”(222 reviews)
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Free Internet
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Breakfast Buffet
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used the hotel the day before and the day after our visit to the Kruger National Park. The hotel is ultimately comfortable and the facilities are splendid. The rooms are big and have an inside and outside shower. The Kuka restaurant is great with good...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Watched the Hippo's from the deck of the restaurant while having dinner. Service very good. Food quality excellent. Huge burgers, pizza brilliant, ribs very good. Relaxing atmosphere, can also attend a cultural evening at the boma.More

Thank DDR1234
Response from Zandile-HH, General Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 3 days ago

Dear DDR1234 Thank you for your great comment/review of the restaurant. it pleases us to receive such comments as we always striving to go higher and comments like yours make us remember why we are in the industry to begin with. It would be a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based here for two nights after long stay in Kruger park. So good to be located in a private site so close to the Panorama Route. From the time we entered through the manned security gate it felt like a different world. So many smiling...More

Thank IanEileenR
Response from Zandile-HH, General Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear IanEileenR Thank you for your generous review of Hippo Hollow Hotel. We are so pleased that your stay with us was excellent, and that you have appreciation for our personalized heartfelt service and attention to detail. I will share your comments with the TEAM,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful estate. A world unto its own at the edge of Hazyview. Laid back with great service nice pool. We didn’t have enough time for dinners. However breakfasts were excellent. Worthy place to stay.More

Thank 650GsGuy
Response from Zandile-HH, General Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 650GsGuy Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Hippo Hollow Hotel, We are so pleased that your stay with us was excellent and that you have appreciation over our personalized heartfelt service. It gives us great joy to serve with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful location, very friendly staff, very professional. Stayed for four nights in a chalet by the pool. Perfect location for visiting Kruger as it's only 12 kilometres from Phabeni gate. Nice malls and cafes within walking distance as well.More

1  Thank Katarina Ø
Response from Zandile-HH, General Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Katarina, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. It is through your most valued comments that we are able achieve the high standards that we strive for. I see we met almost all your expectations with the clean and fresh rooms,...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
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Multilingual Staff
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Pool
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Outdoor pool
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US$149 - US$538 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Hazyview
#3 Family Hotel in Hazyview
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$149 - US$538 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Hazyview
#3 Family Hotel in Hazyview
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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overend94
5 December 2017|
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Response from 650GsGuy | Reviewed this property |
We were there at the beginning of November. We saw a travel doc in Pretoria who said that the risk of malaria was almost nil. However as prevention he gave us malaria meds. His advice was that malaria carrying mosquitos... More
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16 November 2017|
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Response from pfd104 | Reviewed this property |
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Jane W
24 August 2017|
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Response from morrison5 | Reviewed this property |
With Riviera you have 1 morning game drive included which you leave at 05:30 and your back between 14:30 and 15:00. You are offered an afternoon game drive the following day which starts at 14:00 and you have dinner in... More
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"Had dinner at the restaurant."
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"Views over river are awesome with private outside deck. not all rooms are air conditioned."
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"we liked the rooms around the pool. the other choice would be those overlooking the river."
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"Cabins overlooking the river are excellent!"
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