About Hippo Water Front
Three hours from Johannesburg and 45 km from the Kruger Park, Hippo Water Front is the ideal stopover to the Kruger National Park, Maputo and the Mpumalanga Lowveld. It is also a perfect base to explore the natural wonders and the rich history of the area.
Hippo Water Front is the most peaceful and quiet setting on the banks of the Crocodile River only 10 km out of Nelspruit. Affordable, clean, comfortable and fully equipped en-suite timber log chalets and rooms ensures a real rustic and African bush experience. Each chalet has a magnificent view of the river from its private verandah. Running water, rolling green lawns and lots of indigenous trees offers abundant bird life to this setting as well as visits by the rivers resident hippo’s.
This is a ideal base from where to explore the wonders of the Mpumalanga Lowveld like, Blyde River Canyon, Gods Window, Bourkes Luck Potholes, waterfalls, Sudwala Caves and the Kruger National Park.
Lion Caravan Stands:
6 x caravan stands with own bathroom and electrical points.
Leopard chalets: 2 sleeper chalets
Rhino chalets : 4 sleeper chalets
Elephant chalets : 6 sleeper chalets
Bar & Dining Area
Breakfast and dinner are served in the dining area every day. The sundowner bar and communal lounge which is open to all guest has satellite colour TV.
We have a conference and wedding venue that will seat up to 180 persons.