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    Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge

    Portions 4&5 Woodlands Farm | District 46, Ladysmith 3370, South Africa
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    Reviewed yesterday

    We visited in December (2 families) and had a fantastic time at Namibiti Hills. The facilities were excellent. Room: The room is very comfortable without being over-the-top. Very well apportioned and comfortable with all the necessities required for a happy stay. Lodge: The lodge is...More

    Thank Carrolfam
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I took my wife for a surprise weekend for her birthday. The room and view was stunning and game viewing great, however I pre arranged flowers and champagne with strawberry's which never happened. As an exclusive 5 star resort don't offer if you can't deliver.More

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    Response from Nambiti_Hills_PGL, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Good day. Thank you for taking the time to review Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge. We really do appreciate reviews like yours, as they give us such great insight into areas that we can improve upon. We sincerely apologize for your less than perfect experience....More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

    If star ratings could be awarded based on service excellence & establishment personnel alone, Nambiti Hills would be 7*. Wow 😊 what an amazing experience the last 6 days have been. Nambiti Hills is in good hands under the leadership of Rothwill & Tatenda, excellent...More

    Thank SharleneMGovender
    Response from Nambiti_Hills_PGL, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good day. Thank you so very much for your beautiful review of Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge. We are so happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience with us, and all of our hard working staff. We will make sure that the staff...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    Amazing is what best describes our experience! We could not of hoped for anything better than what we received. The Management and staff were gracious and very accommodating. The rooms were beautiful, clean and the attention to detail was extraordinary. All the meals were delicious....More

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    Response from Nambiti_Hills_PGL, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good day. Thank you so much for the wonderfully warm review of Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, the wildlife and our staff. Please come back again soon. Sincerely, The Nambiti Hills Team.

    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    If you are looking for a getaway that is both relaxing and exciting, Nambiti Hills goes to both of these extremes. The lodge is beautiful and immediately puts you at ease with its magnificent views and decor. The pool deck is perfect for a book...More

    Thank vuvuzela
    Response from Nambiti_Hills_PGL, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Good day. Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge. We like to pride ourselves on being exactly that - relaxing and exciting. It's wonderful to hear that you experienced some of the magic at...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$405 - US$543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Ladysmith
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    Response from balidrupadi | Reviewed this property |
    No gym at this lodge.
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    14 August 2016|
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    Response from andy_hitchin | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think there is one, but they do need to be able to sit in a safari truck and be quiet when animals are in sight. A number of people had children with them when we were there - I would guess the youngest was around 8... More
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