Marloth Park, Komatipoort, Mpumalanga, ZA

Marloth Park Hippo House

Marloth Park Hippo House is situated In Marloth Park Nature Reserve approximately 420 km from Pretoria and Johannesburg, 75 km from Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport and 100 km from Maputo.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedroom / 4 en-suite Bathroom
  • Guest Bathroom & Shower
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Patio with Crocodile River & Kruger Park View
  • Pool
  • Secure Braai area with Wood and Gas braai
  • Secure Parking
  • Limited free Wi Fi
  • Full DSTV Channels available on Flat screen TV
  • Daily cleaning service

From Pretoria and Johannesburg take the N4 East. Continue on the N4 past Nelspruit and Malelane until 10 km after Hectorspruit. Continue 4.3 km after the Marloth Park turn off until you get the Tenbosh road to the left. Turn left and continue 8.4 km to the Marloth park boom gate. Turn right immediately after the gate and continue straight on Buffel Street for 1.2 km until you reach Seekoei street. Turn left and travel approx. 800 m until you reach Kruger River Self-Catering at 3610 Seekoei road on your left.

Marloth Park Hippo House is a self-catering holiday house situated in the well-known Marloth Park nature reserve. The property overlooks the Crocodile River and the Kruger National Park.

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This double-storey house can accommodate 8 persons and consists of 4  air-conditioned en-suite bedrooms . Two bedrooms are fitted with twin beds and two with queen beds, and the bathrooms have a shower or bath. The fully equipped kitchen contains a large fridge-freezer, a gas stove with an electric oven, a microwave and an ice maker.

The upstairs lounge offers a large flat-screen TV with full DStv viewing. The lounge opens onto an open-plan dining area, and from there, to the upstairs deck which has an outdoor dining table. There is an outdoor braai area, combined with a boma area where one can relax around a fire at night.

A small splash pool is available for guests to use as well. Mountain biking along the river is also very popular, as the terrain is level and the riverfront is approximately 8 km long making for excellent game viewing.

Guests staying at the house are therefore able to see the Big 5 from the upstairs deck, when they visit the river. Marloth Park also has its own animals like giraffe, wildebeest, zebra and impala. On the Kruger National park side of the river, there is a fence separating the animals from Marloth Park.

Various Eco Tourism related activities can be arranged from the house such as Guided Open vehicle game drives to the Kruger Park.

Guest Comments

5 January 2017

Had a wonderful stay. Everyone has been fantastic, really friendly and helpful. Wouldn’t do enough.

4 January 2017

Many thanks for the great service and courtesy it was very nice

3 January 2017

Many thanks for the super stay, the service was friendly and super

29 December 2016

Many thanks for a nice stay. The service was great

27 December 2016

Lovely days at Crocodile Kruger Safari Lodge with a pleasant stay

23 December 2016

Thank you for an amazing stay. Such incredible service and friendly staff. Great experience

22 December 2016

Thank you for the best recommendations and the excellent service. It was an amazing time