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    Hippo Pools Resort

    On the R40, 22km North of Hoedspruit, Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good26%
    • Average19%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    “self catering” (4 reviews)
    “great stay” (2 reviews)
    “hippos” (24 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 32 reviews

    Reviewed 13 September 2013

    Loved the hotel : rooms are big , clean and well equipped. surroundings of the hotel are beautiful and so quiet staff are nice and helpful Great security and you feel very safe Highly recommend this place

    Thank Bedugul
    Reviewed 7 September 2013

    Cannot fault the accommodation (we stayed in the luxury self-catering rondawel). The accommodation was well-equipped and very comfortable. Management very helpful, setting and walks very pleasant. Can highly recommend. Our only disappointment was that the hippos didn’t visit while we were there.

    2  Thank 335lebreton
    Reviewed 30 August 2013

    We have been at the Hippo Pools few days ago - and it was an excellent choice. The place is nice, relaxing and very friendly ... and the hippos are really there in the Olifants river, few meters below the resort. David accompanied us to...More

    1  Thank Pietro M
    Reviewed 28 August 2013

    We've got a great deal for this hotel - even at high season! Rooms were clean and customer service is amazing! David & Kelly go above and beyond to help guests! Several room options are available, depending if you want to go on a low...More

    1  Thank MichelleArruda
    Reviewed 16 August 2013

    We have been at Hippo Pools in 2011 & we have been there earlier this year. WOW what an improvement in the Management team. Kelly & David is such a delight. They go above & beyond. Coming from a Hospitality background ourselves, we know what...More

    1  Thank MarilizeBuchanan
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
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    • US$0 - US$4 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Hoedspruit
    • Also Known As
    • Hippo Pools Resort South Africa/Hoedspruit
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    Room & Suite (16)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (10)
    Bathroom (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for anything with AIR CON, if you can get it, hurray!!!"
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    "Out buildings have the best views."
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    "They rooms by the pool. It was very quiet"
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    "Unit next to the river to view the hippo's"
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