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Hippo Hollow Country Estate

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a little hidden gem. The food is excellent, service is very good and the setting is wonderful. There is space for children to run and play. It is very quiet and very relaxing to sit. It is very hot under the umbrellas as they...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank jennyi96
Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 4 days ago

Dear jennyi96, Thank you for taking the time to review us on our TripAdvisor page. We are delighted that you enjoyed our restaurant and that you were happy with our food and service. We hope you return to us again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delightful place to stay, great food and service, very comfortable accommodation, even the peacock there threw in a welcome dance for us! Only the hippos were missing! I’m so glad our travel agent insisted we stay there.More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank gsomshekhar
Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 1 week ago

Dear gsomshekhar, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this beautiful review on our TripAdvisor page. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the food, the service, the accommodation and our beautiful peacock...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very pleasantly surprised by this hotel. We had a very comfortable room plus 2 swimming pools to choose from. Staff were most attentive and we had a memorable restaurant meal overlooking the river watching the kingfishers flying.More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Liz P
Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 1 week ago

Dear Liz P, Thank you so much for providing us with your valued feedback. We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed your stay with us , along with your room, the pools, the restaurant and our staff. We are sorry that you missed our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A previous reviewer who complained about the staff must surely have stayed at a different hotel!!! From the moment we got off our coach we were greeted by happy smiling staff and whenever you passed a member of staff in the grounds they always looked...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Chris K
Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chris K, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valued feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are happy that you enjoyed your breakfast, our Shangaan River Club, your room, the hippo's the elephants and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little getaway is adorable, the cottages were comfortable and everything is very well maintained. The reason for the negative review is the staff. Specifically middle and upper management. These people stare at you without helping or they completely ignore your presence. The white woman...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank SharaandRohan R
Response from Zandile-HH, Front Office Manager at Hippo Hollow Country EstateResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear SharaandRohan R, Thank you for writing this review. Could you kindly send us more feedback at assist.manager@hippohollow.co.za as we would like to get more information as to the incident that you are referring to could you also kindly include dates as we cannot seem...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
91
Price range
US$152 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hippo Hollow Country Estate Hotel Hazyview
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Hippo Hollow Country Estate Hazyview, South Africa - Mpumalanga
Location
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Hazyview
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
91
Price range
US$152 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hippo Hollow Country Estate Hotel Hazyview
,
Hippo Hollow Country Estate Hazyview, South Africa - Mpumalanga
Location
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Hazyview
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Traveller (952)
Room & Suite (185)
Dining (137)
Pool & Beach (51)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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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
"All rooms good"
cyrilthesquirrel
15 Dec 2018
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"Try and get a room that overlooks the river."
OwdMiner
13 Dec 2018
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"Ground Floor near the pool or overlooking the water hole"
Cotonboy
10 Nov 2018
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"room with view of sabie river..."
horsts638
7 Nov 2018
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