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Hippo Hollow

Hippo Hollow safari lodge has one of the most spectacular settings in Mpumalanga, situated on the banks of the Sabie River, just 2 km outside Hazyview and 35 minutes from Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, within easy reach of the Kruger National Park and ideal for exploring the Panorama Route. Hippo Hollow has a timeless 'out of Africa' feel; accommodation consists of 63 thatched en-suite chalets. You will leave Hippo Hollow feeling relaxed and refreshed having experienced the essence of Africa.

Hippo Hollow safari Camp is truly one of the most luxurious safari lodges on the edge of the Kruger National Park and are proud to recommend our clients to stay at one of South Africa's finest safari lodges - Hippo Hollow !

Hippo Hollow Accommodation

Hippo Hollow Lodge has an "Out of Africa " feel about it, and leaves you feeling totally relaxed and refreshed. There are 91 bedrooms in total. 18 Family chalets on the river and 19 twin bedded chalets situated in a sub tropical garden. Hippo Hollow’s chalets are semi-self catering and equipped to cater for a braai ! Hippo Hollow also has a further 54 en-suite hotel rooms.

Hippo Hollow Fine Dining

Hippo Hollow has a fully serviced restaurant and bar in a spectacular setting overlooking the Sabi River, offering country cuisine and a fine wine selection. The sight of Kingfishers and other beautiful water birds as well as hippos grazing on the lawns often enhance dinners.

Hippo Hollow Facilities


Hippo Hollow offers 2 large central swimming pools - a welcome respite on those hot Lowveld days! For arts & crafts lovers, they have a well-stocked curio shop on the premises including a selection of local art.

You may also enjoy activites outside of Hippo Hollow, including:

  • Open air drives to Kruger Park
  • River rafting
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Golfing ( 2 Golf Courses with 1km of the Estate)
  • Helicopter Scenic Flights over the Blyde River Canyon

Hippo Hollow Corporate Groups

Hippo Hollow is the perfect venue for corporate incentive programmes. The lodge has a large conference centre with full banqueting facilities and all conference equipment.

Hippo Hollow Location

Hippo Hollow Country Estate is situated outside Hazyview on the Sabi River between the Drakensberg mountains to the west and the low-lying bushveld to the east. It is the ideal destination from which to access the reserves of the Lowveld and the sights of Mpumalanga.

Take the N12, or N4 to Nelspruit via Witbank & Middelburg. At the second set of traffic lights in Nelspruit turn left onto the R40 to White River. Last set of Traffic lights in White River turn left and continue on the R40 to Hazyview(+/- 45 kms). At the T-junction turn left into Hazyview and continue straight over stop streets & traffic lights, follow the signs to Hippo Hollow. Just after the Sabie Road turn off, you will see Hippo Hollow Country Estate on your left hand side.

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