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Jessica is the famous Hippo that was rescued after floods, hand reared and now still living close too the family with regular visits- very sweet very nice but I have issues over Pet and play for R100 . Does any of this money go back...More
Like a circus with your participation basically. The hippo knows exactly what to do, where to stand and how to pose under the tight instructions of the owner, as you are being instructed to move right / left / back / forward between the tour...More
What an amazing experience! Not just for the kids but adults too! We were welcomed and enjoyed the personal interaction with Jessica, feeding her and giving her a kiss! I would definitely recommend this experience! Just take cash with you as there are no card...More
Having been here on a number of occasions, Jess has always been a gracious host. From the first visit when she was a young and naive Hippo, to her boyfriend, and just being such a shining example of her species, Jess has always been spectacular...More
I had seen her on TV, then was going to The area, and saw the link through google maps. Knew I had to go!!! It’s not a fancy place, but a homely environment. I think it is something to experience & remember for life. If...More
Seeing a hippo up close and being able to touch it isa curiosity but that's about it. We arrived 20 minutes before the booked time , were told to sit and wait by the gardener. We didn't get any warm welcoming or offered a drink...More
It’s was a really good experience to interact with the hippos. We enjoyed the introduction and feeding. It was a bit pricey with regards to value for money but a pleasant experience nonetheless. Thank you.
The trip was enjoyable for us, yes the road out to the homestead is bumpy and long. but not the worse road on the lowveld. the Guide took about 20 minutes to come out, which is fine as we showed up without a booking. we...More
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