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    Hippo Hollow Country Estate

    Po Box 2304, Hazyview, | Mpumalanga Kruger Area, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
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    Traveller (764)
    Room & Suite (146)
    Dining (104)
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good37%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the river” (213 reviews)
    “riviera tour” (12 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Conference Facilities
    Dry Cleaning
    Lazy River
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 778 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here for 3 nights as a base for visiting Kruger National Park which is only 20 minutes away. The rooms are beautiful and only 2 story with lovely grounds and a swimming pool. There are no phones in the room, so your early...More

    Thank Carol R
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    A very nice hotel on the banks of the river where bird life is plentiful and hippos can be seen on the lawns in the evenings. All the staff are helpful and keen to please with a special mention for Patavia!More

    Thank Ken W
    Response from Zandile-HH, General Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded yesterday

    Dear Ken, Hope you had a safe journey to your next destination A very big thank for the review on trip advisor. We are very proud to hear tat you had a very pleasant stay at Hippo Hollow, Also for making an extra special mention...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Rooms were marvelous. Restaurant has terrace near river. We could see 2 hippo's in the evening grazing te grass. Only 20m from us. Next to the hotel is The elephant encouter. Must do. Great place to see the panorama route and travel to Kruger Park

    Thank Anne V
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was our second trip to Hippo Hollow, having been previously 6 years ago. Lovely clean and comfortable accommodation. We stayed in a riverside chalet overlooking Elephant Whispers. Friendly, helpful staff, we received a warm welcome and were well looked after during our stay. The...More

    Thank Mr Anthony A
    Response from Zandile-HH, General Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded yesterday

    Dear Anthony, Thank you for the review on tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that your were looked after during your entire stay, at Hippo Hollow ( The Great Place to Stay). we are looking forward welcoming you back on your third visit. It always...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed here mid September part of our tour with Riviera holidays, loved the position, the rooms and the evening entertainment. Good proximity to the Elephant whispers next door just walking distance. Saw a huge monitor lizard on the bank of the river.The only down side,...More

    Thank Pam W
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$106 - US$458 (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
    • Number of rooms
    • 91
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    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • Hazyview
    • Also Known As
    • Hippo Hollow Country Estate Hotel Hazyview ,
    • Hippo Hollow Country Estate Hazyview
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    Traveller (764)
    Room & Suite (146)
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    Pool & Beach (45)
    Hotel & Grounds (539)
    Bathroom (15)
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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
    27 April 2017|
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    Response from Saeed Mohamed M | Reviewed this property |
    Hello The price of the hotel room dose not include the Game Drive which is only at Kruger National Park, although there is a travel desk at the hotel, but it depends on the availability of booking on the arrival You can... More
    7 September 2016|
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    Response from Diane S | Reviewed this property |
    You would have to contact Hippo Hollow. I'm not sure 2/3 of a day is long enough for Kruger. We spent 4 days and regretted not staying longer. Kruger is breath-taking and was the highlight of our 5 week stay. Once you... More
    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room with a view of the pool as it is quieter and away from the coach park"
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    "Cottages that face the river"
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    "Gorgeous setting. Safe and relaxing."
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    "Book a cottege overlooking the river. We had lode 4 & 5."
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