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    Hippo Hollow Country Estate

    R40, Hazyview 1242, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good37%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the river” (217 reviews)
    “riviera tour” (12 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
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    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 794 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    this a great hotel to stay if you are traveling with family the hotel people were very nice the most friendly was lorain she helped us for veg food since our family is vegetarian the room's are pretty big.there are few board games that you...More

    Thank Rhythm P
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Hotel is situated on a river in some lovely grounds. We were visited by a hippo on our first evening. Also, conveniently close to the Kruger and nearby elephant sanctuary. The accommodation is split into blocks and individual villas. As part of a Riviera Tour...More

    Thank GreekGeek16
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This is a lovely, rustic hotel ideally located for visiting the Kruger park. Breakfast on the terrace overlooking the river is a lovely experience, especially on a warm November morning when you know how cold it is in the UK. The restaurant is fine and...More

    1  Thank Jayne H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We went to the Hippo on a team building exercise at work and it was a very good experience. The rooms are bare floor and can be slippery because of the aircon. It is a nice place to be, with spacious rooms and a large...More

    1  Thank sabelo d
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    A lovely location by a river with hippo visits in the evening not uncommon. The layout of the buildings in the grounds is really pleasant and there are two outdoor pools if the weather is warm enough. Breakfast the customary buffet but more than satisfactory....More

    Thank Killeboy
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    About
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    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$474 (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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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • Hazyview
    • Also Known As
    • Hippo Hollow Country Estate Hotel Hazyview ,
    • Hippo Hollow Country Estate Hazyview
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    Traveller (805)
    Room & Suite (146)
    Dining (111)
    Pool & Beach (45)
    Hotel & Grounds (573)
    Bathroom (15)
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    overend94
    5 December 2017|
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    Response from goodguyjas | Reviewed this property |
    Didn’t see any and didn’t need any. I was on a course of tablets but a number of our group never bothered including an ex GP! I focussed on using the spray when I was out. Spray on your ankles, exposed areas. I always wore... More
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    16 November 2017|
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    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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    "If situated in block ask for top floor for a better view but will get noisy if heavy rain."
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    "The lodges rather then the large block"
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