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HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game Reserve

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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We checked out from HillsNek Safari Camps yesterday. A really, really wonderful experience - right from the time of booking till the reluctant departure. A small property with 4 spaced out cottages, ensuring adequate privacy and a luxurious stay. The Manager Renzo, the always smiling...More

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Response from Bushbaby99, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 21 September 2016

A wonderful review of our camp - many thanks for sharing! Our staff love spoiling and pride themselves on a job well done. Whilst our kitchen may be small, our chefs have grand ideas and an even bigger passion for cooking. We are really happy...More

Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

A spectacular view from our tented room and exceptional service from all staff. There is little more that you could want from a place like this, from the lodge staff Renzo, Monique and Jaison who were fabulous hosts to the chefs( forgot the chefs names,...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

A small very well managed lodge with an amazing crew that will make your stay memorable. This reserve is exceptionally beautiful and you could visit for the spectacular scenery alone. Over and above spectacular sunsets we had top class lion, elephant and cheetah sightings. The...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Hillsnek is in one word; Fantastic! The staff is very nice, the food great and the private tent perfect. At 05.30 we waked up thrue "Withney Houston". The private safari's with our ranger Mike were very pleasant and instructive. Hillsnek is a place to come...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

My partner and I visit the place as we heard so much good stuff. The experience was one of the best and most friendly staff. The highlight was our ranger Byron. We stay one night and for next time will spent more time as we...More

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Pool
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Refrigerator in room
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US$681 - US$1,048 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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celia591
3 September 2017|
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We were there in first few days of April this year and it was never too hot. They provide a large fan in the room which i think we used once during our visit during the day. Its certainly cool in the early morning and... More
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Angel2707
18 March 2017|
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Response from tcgw | Reviewed this property |
There is usually 2 choices for the main meal at lunch and dinner. However at lunch they always made me up a cheese board and I am sure they would make a salad if you want something lighter. Food is fantastic
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Kevin F
6 March 2017|
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Response from Chantelle C | Property representative |
Hi Kevin, Thank you for considering HillsNek Safari Camp. As August is the predecessor to Spring, it is relatively warm during the day and then cools off by the evening. That being said, our tents are kept very cosy at... More
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"Lodge 4 is the most secluded but just a short walk from the main "house"."
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