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Hippo Hollow Country Estate

Hippo Hollow Country Estate is set in the quiet area of Hazyview just 5 minutes drive from the Phabeni Gate of the Kruger National Park.

There is a selection of accommodation, from the River facing Chalets (family rooms, which sleep 40, to the Garden Chalets, and the Hotel-style twin rooms. Chalets and rooms are all equipped with ceiling fans and heaters, have tea/ coffee making facilities, and are  en suite (with double showers).

The Estate boasts an a la carte Restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and overlooks the Sabie River – home to numerous hippo families. Enjoy the variety of mouth-watering dishes and vast selection of South African wines from the cellar. There is also the Shangaan River Club, named after the traditional inhabitants of the area, where you can enjoy a traditional cultural and dining experience, which includes a hand washing ritual, face painting, hair braiding, singing and dancing by children from a local Shangaan orphanage to traditional African cuisine served buffet style from traditional cast-iron pots.

You might also want to enjoy that refreshing sun downer at the Ladies Bar and Cocktail Lounge, overlooking the River.

Relax in, and around, one of the 2 large swimming pools, set in pristine gardens, which are also home to a wonderful variety of bird-life.

There are a number of activities and excursions to enjoy, in addition to the attraction of game viewing in the Kruger National Park. You might want to take a helicopter trip over nearby waterfalls and the magnificent Blyde River Canyon, or enjoy a rafting trip on the river. There are also hiking trails, and adrenalin activities such as abseiling, kloofing, and quad-biking.

For the golfer, there are two courses only minutes away.

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