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Hippo Hollow Country Estate

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Wheelchair Access
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Kruger Mpumalanga Intl Airport40 km
Skukuza Airport47 km
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The location was great, the restaurant setting was excellent, the view and the grounds were very nice, the meal preparation was good, the staff were very friendly, however we were very unhappy the way the management reacted and responded to our inconvenience of having bats...More

Thank 576kevind
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a hard time getting a reservation to this lodge so I expected to be positively surprised. Not so! The unit is dated There was AC but it did not work well. it was full so we could not be moved. Our outside deck...More

Thank ChantalYolande
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed at Hippo Hollow for 2 nights while visiting Kruger NP. We found the staff very friendly and helpful, accommodation clean and comfortable, restaurant food very good. There seems to be no trouble making up an adequate breakfast box to take away on safari...More

Thank Barbara H
Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 5 days ago

Dear Barbara H, Thank you for your lovely review on our TripAdvisor page. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us along with our staff, your room and the restaurant. We are thrilled that you had a relaxing stay with us. We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights during our South African holiday. The food was very good both from the A La Crate and the Buffet. The pool was good to swim in and the grounds were great for birds and wildlife. Hippos visited every evening....More

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Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 5 days ago

Dear Cotonboy, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review on out TripAdvisor page. We are happy that you were happy with your stay with us along with the food, the pool, the grounds and the staff. We are glad that you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great establishment on the Sabie River beautifully positioned rooms either Garden or river facing, great dining experience on the bridge it's an affordable venue for all - families, young couples, groups or the elderly situated close to the Kruger Park Gates so it's easily accessible...More

1  Thank 643gilld2018
Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 5 days ago

Dear 643gilld2018, Thank you for taking the time to review us on our TripAdvisor page. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us along with the bridge dinner experience. We hope to welcome you back soon.

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Anthony J
22 July 2018|
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Response from KJames29 | Reviewed this property |
All separate but I would imagine you could arrange one via hotel. Also there are various safari offers early morning start for full or half day. Then evening safari and night ones using spot lights. Private guides and groups... More
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overend94
5 December 2017|
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Response from Naima M | Reviewed this property |
We were there the end of July. There were no nets and we didn’t need any anti- malaria meds. However it was winter. So I’m not 100% sure about the summer months.
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Anit Y
16 November 2017|
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Response from Naima M | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe so. I didn’t see any area that would allow for this.
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Room Tips
"Ground Floor near the pool or overlooking the water hole"
Cotonboy
1 week ago
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"room with view of sabie river..."
horsts638
1 week ago
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"All rooms would be good here."
trek4cs
06 Oct 2018
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"Chalets looked awesome, but standard rooms also good"
TravellersAuz
31 Aug 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$139 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
South AfricaMpumalangaHazyview
NUMBER OF ROOMS
91
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