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    HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game Reserve

    N2 | Greater Addo, Eastern Cape, Amakhala Game Reserve 6011, South Africa
    011 27 82 324 3484
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We spent a fantastic four days at HillsNek. Byron was a spectacular guide--good-natured and determined to show us all the best that Amakhala had to offer. The landscape is gorgeous and varied, and it looked different on every single game drive; one day, the valley...More

    Thank jtwchu
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Lovely place in great location. Such amazing attention to detail in decor and hospitality. The staff were fun and friendly and very welcoming. The safari s were as authentic as they could be within this huge game reserve and every effort made to ensure guests...More

    Thank Jane R
    Response from Bushbaby99, Manager at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Jane, Thank-you for your review, it is appreciated. We are so proud of our small camp and our staff are passionate in their work. We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us. As for the Safaris, we like to ensure that our...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    As Safari first timers, we thought HillsNek impossible to beat. The tents were large and luxurious, the food and service outstanding - absolutely everything thought of. With only eight guests, everything felt very personal. The Amakhala Reserve is compact but big enough for animals to...More

    Thank 218DonaldM218
    Response from Bushbaby99, Manager at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Donald, Thank-you for your review, and we are happy that we met your expectations. We certainly strive to ensure our Guests have a excellent experience. Our Lodge is small enough to create an atmosphere of intimacy and personable service - A home away from...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From the moment we arrived and until we left we had a magical time, this was our 30th anniversary and every effort was made to ensure we had a fantastic time. This was 2 days that we will never forget, thank youMore

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    Thank K6656UJstephenr
    Response from Bushbaby99, Manager at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Stephen, Many thanks for your review, and we are very pleased that you and Nicola had a fantastic time celebrating your 30th Wedding Anniversary! May your memories of your time spent with us remain with you always. We hope to welcome you back one...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This is the most extraordinary, special place. We had five star service, the setting was just beautiful and the food exceptional. It is a very intimate and relaxed place with stunning views. The luxury tents are comfortable, clean and luxurious. Our guide Megan was utterly...More

    Thank Nicole F
    Response from Chantelle C, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Nicole, Thank you for taking the time to review HillsNek Safari Camp and for the extremely kind accolades. It is wonderful to hear that HillsNek found a place in your heart and that the memories created will be remembered for a lifetime. We would...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • USD 574 - USD 910 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    celia591
    4 September 2017|
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    Response from BrightcutOne | Reviewed this property |
    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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    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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    "We had the two bedroomed tent but all are privately situated."
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