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The hotel is very well located right next to the Kruger Park and offers one of the best Price-Performance ratios of the area. The accomodation itself offers a good standards. The Bungalows have good BBQ-facilities integrated where one Can enjoy great BBQ while watching the...More
Stayed three nights as part of a tour - what a fabulous place! The staff, accommodation, facilities all excellent. Close to Kruger so lots of game drives on offer from hotel, we saw the 'big 5' and more on our first drive. The restaurant has...More
Outstanding setting. Beautiful gardens, with interesting wild life from hippos to crocs!! Very special having an evening meal with a hippo on the lawn. Very peaceful area. The room was very large and clean. The bathroom was huge and well equipped. The buffet and al...More
I was one of 23 solo travellers touring South Africa, from Johannesburg to Cape Town, with a tour company. We stayed at Hippo Hollow for 3 nights to allow us to visit the Kruger Game Park, the elephant sanctuary at Hazyview, experience flying in a...More
Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 5 days ago
Thank you for taking your time in reviewing us on TripAdvisor.
I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and could experience all the Kruger -Lowveld area has to offer.
I am happy that you found the staff welcoming and helpful....More
Very nice hotel, with a beautiful garden and 2 swimming pools. The staff are very charming and kind, always there to help. The manager and the reception team were very nice and available to answer to all our questions.
The rooms are big are clean....More
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Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your beautiful review on TripAdvisor.
We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us along the staff, the gardens, the pool and also the rooms.
We are looking forward in welcoming you back in the near future.
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
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 Kruger so your back before 21:00
On all your free time there Riviera give you a list of optional excursions that they can book for you.