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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 1 week ago

    This has to be the best safari lodge there is. Just 4 "tents" so personal attention is guaranteed. Friendly welcome, excellent food and drinks and the most luxurious tents you will ever find. We were lucky to have Byron and Roelof as our rangers (the...More

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

    Thank-you so much for the review and compliments, it is much appreciated. We strive to ensure that we meet and exceed all our guests expectations. Byron and Roelof are both very passionate and love to impart their knowledge to our Guests. We are so happy...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    HillsNik was a fantastic experience. The lodge, rooms and staff were all great, the food was excellent. Could not have picked anywhere nicer and would love to return. The safari itself, our guide Megan was great and wouldn't give up until I had seen the...More

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

    We are very happy that you enjoyed your HillsNek experience, it's wonderful that you would like to return.Thank-you for the compliments on the Lodge, Rooms, Staff and the Food - it is much appreciated. Megan indeed shall persevere to ensure that her guests have the...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The lodge and it's team was just awesome! It started with a very warm welcome and friendly introduction to the specifics like meal and game drive times. It was a very private atmosphere because there are only 4 tents accommodating about 8 people only (there...More

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

    Dear Christian, Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are indeed a small, intimate camp, with four tents. There is a family tent with an extra room that can accommodate two children. We cater for all dietary requirements, so all will have meals catered to...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Loved every minute of our stay at hillsnek and are so grateful to have had this experience. The tents are as luxury as it gets, the food is amazing, each and every one of the staff are fantastic. They can’t do enough for you. We...More

    Thank Orlaro538
    Response from Bushbaby99, Manager at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Declan & Orla, It is excellent to hear that you had a great Honeymoon experience here at HillsNek Safari Camp. HillsNek is the perfect Honeymoon location. The Tent dinners we offer are truly romantic and we are happy that you enjoyed the surprise. Thank-you...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2018

    We had three absolutely wonderful days. Sebastian was an awesome ranger and never became tired answering our thousand questions. The food was delicious and the service absolutely perfect. So valuable memories we are taking home with us. Already saving money to go back...More

    Thank frru73
    Response from Bushbaby99, Manager at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 1 week ago

    Many thanks for your review, it is indeed a pleasure to have hosted you for three days. It is inspiring for us to hear how great a time you had. Our chefs prepare their meals with love and our staff are passionate about guest service....More

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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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    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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    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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    "We had the two bedroomed tent but all are privately situated."
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