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Hippo Hideaway

4.0 of 5 70 McKenzie Street, Saint Lucia 3936, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 4 nights in a 4 sleeper estuary facing chalet (unit 16). Very clean and comfortable. The aircon unit for unit 17 was located on the bedroom wall of unit 16. Thus we had to make do with a constant buzzing sound in the 1 bedroom. To their credit reception were willing to move us to another unit but we... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Found the accommodation to be clean and excellently maintained. Friendly and helpful staff. good safety. outside area and pool clean and well maintained. good value for money. St Lucia as a town need some make over and upgrade

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Exeter, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We stayed here for 5 nights it was very welcoming and clean. We would stay here again. The only negative was I did ask for the batteries to be changed in the safe this was not done which meant we could not use the safe. Ideal place for families and people wanting piece and quiet. Well done hippo hideaway!!!!!!

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Nice place to stay - well equipped rooms ideally positioned in town for restaurants etc Would stay again! Didn't see any hippos on the lawn but plenty in the estuary! Very helpful receptionist who arranged a boat trip for us and advised re car wash and restaurants.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Great, quiet spot off the main street. Rooms were nice but having no water (due to town water shortage) was inconvenient. Staff were accommodating though. Pool was great with good outdoor eating ares and BBqs with nice leafy grounds.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

First thing i check when travelling is quality of the bed and boy oh boy it was just the way i like it not hard :) My husband is impressed with the services received from the receptionist to housekeeping. My little one enjoyed everything about it, monkeys stealing our food and the pool. Thank you for your hospitality. Best vacation,... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great staff that were willing to help out even when we had car trouble. The rooms were lovely and clean, however they were quite noisy, but it might be the guests that were particularly noisy. Would definitely stay here again.

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Uvongo, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I receive the daily Groupon discount offers especially for travel destinations & have taken advantage of these offers on several occasions to enable me, as a pensioner, the opportunity to travel our wonderful country at a price to suit my income. On receiving the offer & after viewing your venue on the website I immediately calculated that it was certainly... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Great place to stay, had a relaxed time, good service. Great to have dvd rentals from the reception. I enjoyed the tea area looking out to the garden, quiet and peaceful. The place is well furnished, good quality material.

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Hoofddorp
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Comfortable rooms, security 24hrs, opposite of a supermarket and restaurants. The hotel has a swimmingpool and seats at the pool.the rooms are fully equipt with microwave, watercooker, toaster refridge, TV, DVD

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Address: 70 McKenzie Street, Saint Lucia 3936, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Saint Lucia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hippo Hideaway 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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