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Hippo Hills - Kruger National Park Boundary

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5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
10 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Situated on the scenic banks of the Crocodile River - this luxury, thatch-roof house overlooks the Kruger National Park. Hippo Hills accommodates ten guests in five private en-suite bedrooms. Upstairs has three large bedrooms; one double and two twin beds. These lead to a large viewing deck and bar area where visitors can enjoy a sunset drink while watching a variety of bird and animal life. Downstairs has two more bedrooms; one double and one twin. All the rooms enjoy air conditioning, a ceiling fan and an en-suite bathroom. Furthermore, an exceptional view of the Crocodile River from each and every bedroom makes for an incredible African memory....Situated on the scenic banks of the Crocodile River - this luxury, thatch-roof house overlooks the Kruger National Park. Hippo Hills accommodates ten guests in five private en-suite bedrooms. Upstairs has three large bedrooms; one double and two twin beds. These lead to a large viewing deck and bar area where visitors can enjoy a sunset drink while watching a variety of bird and animal life. Downstairs has two more bedrooms; one double and one twin. All the rooms enjoy air conditioning, a ceiling fan and an en-suite bathroom. Furthermore, an exceptional view of the Crocodile River from each and every bedroom makes for an incredible African memory.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 4 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Sascha D
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Hippo Hills is the perfect getaway location for a large family or group of friends. Located high up on the bank of the Crocodile river with amazing views of the river and adjacent Kruger Park. We spotted elephant, giraffe, hippo, crocodile and even lion (amongst...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank ChrisN3750
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We hosted a group of friends and it is a perfect location to be with nature, watch for animals and kids to have activities. We were glad it was cloudy because there was very little coverage on the patio but the pool was very refreshing!!

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Sara R
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Our party of 10 stayed at Hippo Hills for 5 nights. The purpose of the visit was to celebrate a 50th Birthday with friends and family ( From South Africa, Scotland, England and Australia) The accommodation was perfect for our group. There were 5 rooms...More

Date of stay: January 2016
Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 11 March 2016

This was without a doubt one of the most comfortable self catering houses I’ve ever stayed in. The view over the river is magnificent, with the pool and veranda you can just lounge and enjoy the game viewing. Of our four days there we spent...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank Renate T
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We have the most fantastic time at Hippo Hills and will definitely be back. Chilling in the pool with cocktails watching game and bird life is a must for anyone.

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank Julie312578
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Reviewed 16 February 2016

Everything was excellent. From dealing with owners, to checking in and out, easy The place is just awesome. My children loved the place. A must place to stay with the family

Date of stay: August 2014
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Reviewed 18 May 2015

I am writing this somewhat reluctantly because I have rented this property annually for a number of years and have always resisted reviewing it. The reason was that I didn't want everybody else finding out what a gem it is. Situated on the southern bank...More

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank Conker20
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We stayed here in the summer of 2012 with our friends family who owned this incredible home. It was mind blowing and we saw INCREDIBLE wild life on our Safari and game drives through Kruger. It is so conveniently positioned from game drives and reserves,...More

Date of stay: July 2013
Thank WelshFoodieERP
Reviewed 3 February 2015

I had the opportunity to stay here for a week in Nov. 2014--I cannot say enough good things about this rental. The location on the Crocodile River was phenomenal, and the house was very well maintained (the infinity pool was one of the cleanest we've...More

Date of stay: November 2014
Thank Randy H
Reviewed 15 May 2014

We had the most wonderful holiday at Hippo Hills! The house is lovely and the staff couldn't do enough to please. We thoroughly enjoyed visiting the restaurant and we were frequent visitors! It was a joy to be so close to the wild animals...elephants, crocs...More

Date of stay: April 2014
Thank judyhall2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Books
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Housekeeping Included
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Patio
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Tennis Court
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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On the borders of the Kruger National Park. Hippo Hills is part of a bigger Lodge that is located within the borders of Kruger. This is BIG 5 Territory!!! The house is on the Crocodile River and the animals can all be spotted from your own private pool.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hippo Hills - Kruger National Park Boundary

  • Hippo Hills - Kruger National Park Boundary is able to accommodate up to 10 guests. See all property details.

  • Hippo Hills - Kruger National Park Boundary has 5 bathrooms available. See all property details.

  • Hippo Hills - Kruger National Park Boundary has 5 bedrooms available. See all property details.

  • Stays at Hippo Hills - Kruger National Park Boundary must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.