Hippo Hollow Country Estate is nestled amongst lush indigenous gardens on the banks of the Sabi River in Hazyview, only ten minutes from the world famous Kruger National Park. The rooms either overlook the picturesque gardens with its two swimming pools or the mighty Sabi River.
Dine in the a la carte restaurant on a variety of mouth-watering dishes and enjoy a selection of South African wines from the cellar, whilst watching the grazing of the Hippopotamus on the lawn.
Hippo Hollow Country Estate offers 19 garden chalets, 18 river chalets and 54 hotel rooms. Within only half an hour drive you can witness the spectacular Panorama Route which includes Pilgrims Rest, Graskop, Bourkesluck Potholes, God's Window, and the Blyde River Canyon as well as the many fantastic waterfalls of the surrounding area.
Drive time from Johannesburg is approximately 5 hours and it is approximately 45 min drive from the Kruger Mpumalanga Airport.
Nearby activities include game drives to Kruger Park, river rafting, fishing, hiking, golfing, Helicopter Scenic Flights over the Blyde River Canyon and many more. There are also Shangaan cultural activities and elephant interactions to explore.
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Such a relaxing, low key vibe. We loved moving at a slower pace here and it's so well done. The family chalets were perfect for the four of us! In fact they upgraded the other members of our group to family chalet's as well. Ephrem was a wonderful guest coordinator and took care of us. It was a great sort of 'rest stop' between Cape Town and Safari. We…
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