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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly lodge with restaurant and outdoor pool

Location

This family-friendly Hoedspruit lodge is located on a river, 15 mi (24.1 km) from Gomo Gomo Game Lodge, and within 25 mi (40 km) of Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate and Khamai Reptile Centre. Jessica the Hippo and Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre are also within 32 mi (52 km).

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this lodge has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a snack bar/deli, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Room Amenities

All 14 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus balconies or patios and TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find stovetops, room service, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the lodge include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measuring 1980 square feet (184 square meters) include a meeting room. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. This family-friendly lodge also offers an outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Hippo Pools Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 14 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • One meeting room 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Restaurant 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1980 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 184 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Microwave 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Television 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Stovetop 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Onsite venue - This poolside restaurant specializes in African cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the lodge include an outdoor pool.

Children under 10 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Game viewing nearby 
  • Game drive nearby 
  • Safari nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Breakage deposit: ZAR 500.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.


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