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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely place with caring, friendly staff. We stayed at Imbali lodge the night before (sister lodge in same concession) which was also lovely, but Hoyo Hoyo had more an intimate 'family feel'. Philip the manager was especially friendly and helpful. Also each balcony has an...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank ChristinaV1578
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Hoyo-Hoyo Safari LodgeResponded yesterday

Dear ChristinaV1578 - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Hoyo Hoyo Safari Lodge. We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us, and we very much hope you will visit again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a magic place! Everything was just perfect. Beautiful and comfortable suites, tasty meals, very professional and friendly staff. Our safari guide Andrew was wonderful. We saw the big 5 plus a number of other animals.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Cecilia S
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Hoyo-Hoyo Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cecilia S - Thank you for sharing your impressions of Hoyo Hoyo Safari Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay, and we hope you will visit again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please stay away from this place. Run by a bunch of theives. Around usd 350 stolen from my locker by the staff. GM of the property sits out of hotel imbali and didnt have the time to come down to meet us instead we had...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Hoyo-Hoyo Safari LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear akshata93 – Thank you for posting your review here on TripAdvisor. While we understand that you are upset about this unfortunate incident, we have conducted a thorough investigation and we cannot find any evidence that the safe in your room was accessed in any...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really recommend to stay here at the hoyo hoyo. Staff is outstanding. Safari group is little and therefore a high quality guaranteed. There was to safaris everyday (0500 and 1600). We saw all the animals we wanted to see and were almost alone in...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank racetony
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Hoyo-Hoyo Safari LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear racetony - Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your stay at Hoyo Hoyo Safari Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and we're honoured that you would recommend Hoyo Hoyo to future travellers - thank you!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As an early stop of our long-planned honeymoon trip, Hoyo-Hoyo has been a dream coming true. A real luxury experience in true African style (with all international standard commodities). 6 bungalow and a lovely common area in the middle of the bush. No one can...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 413lorenzof
Response from inkbos737, Public Relations Manager at Hoyo-Hoyo Safari LodgeResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear 413lorenzof - Thank you for taking the time to post your detailed review of your stay at Hoyo Hoyo Safari Lodge. We're delighted to hear how much you enjoyed every aspect of your stay, and honoured that you would recommend Hoyo Hoyo to future...More

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Set on the banks of the Mluwati River, in the Kruger National Park, this unique lodge boasts a breath-taking blend of ethnic luxury, encompassing both warmth and style. Hoyo Yoyo Safari Lodge offers More an intimate atmosphere with only six luxury African suites, each with king sized bed, en-suite stone bathrooms, outdoor shower and private game viewing decks.All 6 traditional African suites are air-conditioned and have en-suite bathrooms with antique baths and outside shower. Children over the age of 8 years are welcome and are accommodated in their own room.Welcome drinks on arrival, butler service, spa treatments in the privacy of your room, safaris in 4x4 vehicles, bird watching, self drive in the Kruger National Park, guided safari walks by prior arrangement.The Lodge is situated in a malaria area. Gate entry fees are applicable and are charged per person per stay.Rates indicated are per person sharing per night. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$414 - $985 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hoyo-Hoyo Tsonga Hotel Kruger National Park
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$414 - $985 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hoyo-Hoyo Tsonga Hotel Kruger National Park
Location
South Africa > Kruger National Park
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dehrentreu
October 17, 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi dehrentreu - Thank you for reaching out to us. To answer your question about travelling between Hoyo Hoyo and Savanna, please see directions below: It will take about 3 ½ hours’ drive from Hoyo Hoyo through the Kruger... More
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Sid R
July 24, 2018|
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Response from inkbos737 | Property representative |
Hi Sid R - Thanks for your question. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide binoculars so you will need to bring your own.
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globe_trotter_8083
January 19, 2018|
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Response from CSWalker71 | Property representative |
Hi You can fly into either Hoedspruit or Skukuza and the lodge will arrange a transfer. Alternatively renting a car and driving yourself from Johannesburg is possible (approx 7 hours). There are also shuttles such as... More
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Room Tips
"avoid the hotel"
akshata93
2 weeks ago
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"this is the heart of the Kruger, don´t be disturbed by some spots on the beds, the linens..."
martyvogl
Dec 1, 2018
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"All of them are the same (so all great!) room 1 & 2 have views of the baboons in the morning though if..."
Cosmopolitan618792
Sep 26, 2018
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"Allow plenty of time to travel the roads are gravel and speed limits are 60 KpH"
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May 20, 2018
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