Hippo Hollow


The Out of Africa feeling and pristine nature: The Hippo Hollow Country Lodge in the world-famous Kruger National Park.


The luxurious lodge is set at a distance of merely ten minutes from the celebrated Kruger Park, directly on the banks of the Sabie River. Refined luxuries and a spectacular setting – enjoy an exciting and comfortable stay in Africa’s wilderness.


Guests may choose between various refined accommodation categories, namely, the River Chalets, Garden Chalets or the Standard read more » Rooms. All of the units command a stunning view out over either the Sabie River or the beautifully kept gardens.


On a hot day, go for a refreshing splash in one of the two large swimming pools. Or peruse the Hippo Hollow’s souvenir store for a portable memory or a little something to take back to your loved ones at home.


The Hippo Hollow Restaurant enjoys its brilliant reputation for two reasons: its superb à-la-carte cuisine and the view of the hippos bathing in the river. It is a wonderful experience to indulge in the delicacies, enjoying the African flair!


Having feasted to your stomach’s full content, meet the other guests over a cocktail mixed to perfection at the Ladies Bar. Exchange adventure stories from the African bush or pick a bottled treasure from the Hippo Hollow’s extensive wine cellars.


Incidentally, the Hippo Hollow also features a brand-new conference centre equipped with state-of-the-art technology. The Hippo’s professional team gladly assists you with the planning of your business meetings or incentive trip.


The Hippo Hollow can also arrange marriages – at least the part, where the wedding celebration is concerned. Allow the Hippo’s seven resident elephants to be best men. The African ambience and the spectacular setting will do the rest to make the day a full success.


No matter for what reason you visit the luxurious Hippo Lodge – your stay will be a lasting memory. Enjoy Africa and the Kruger National Park at the Hippo Hollow Country Lodge!


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The Hippo Hollow Country Lodge offers supremely comfortable accommodation in 37 thatched-roof chalets and 54 luxurious hotel rooms. No matter which category you choose, all of the units command a breathtaking read more » view.


Eighteen River Chalet overlook the graceful Sabie River. The 19 Garden Chalets, as the name suggests, offer a view of the lodge’s beautifully kept gardens and the two swimming pools. Both categories’ facilities include a safe, heating system, ceiling ventilators and a kitchen corner.


Just the right setting to kick back and unwind! Settle down on your private viewing deck, a refreshing drink in hand, and relish the pristine surroundings, maybe in the mysterious light the setting sun casts on the scene.


The hotel rooms offer a range of amenities to ensure your unconditional comfort: An air-conditioning system, heating, TV and a ceiling ventilator all form part of the facilities. Moreover, some of the rooms offer a balcony or veranda with a garden view.


Indulge in a moment of sweet idleness - pure bliss for body, mind and soul! A wonderful sensation to have time to spare and, for a change, no obligations!


The friendliness of the attentive service team is legendary. The Hippo Hollow Country Lodge’s team is dedicated to making your stay as comfortable and memorable as possible.


Discover South Africa and the pristine Kruger National Park. The Hippo Hollow Country Lodge is looking forward to welcoming you as a guest!


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The Hippo Hollow Country Lodge is the perfect choice for individualists. Adventure and action are just as much part of the day’s options as are supreme relaxation and sweet idleness.


Admire the astonishing read more » beauty of the Mpumalanga province from the air, as a helicopter soars high above the plains to drop down into dark gorges. Alternatively, explore the region on the ground, securely mounted on a trusty steed carrying you through the wilderness.


Of course, exciting excursions into the Kruger National Park are being offered. Visit the Sudwala Caves or the Moholoholo Animal Rehabilitation Centre. Then again, if a round of golf tickles your fancy… almost everything is possible!


Your activity options at the Hippo Lodge are almost endless: Meet the Hippo’s resident elephants. Feed the gentle giants, feel their leathery skin and, if you like, ride one of the massive animals.


Needless to say, that classic safaris into the Kruger National Park are also being offered. Board one of the rugged all-terrain safari vehicles and keep your eyes peeled for the famous Big Five.


And then there is so much more to do: Mountain climbing, rafting, ATV tours, “country shopping” or a hot-air balloon ride are just some of the options…


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