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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 18 July 2017 via mobile

    This safari lodge is small and intimate in a beautiful location with stunning views from your very private tent deck as well as on the many varied game drives. The views are great at night time too when you can sit under the huge starry...More

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    Response from Bushbaby99, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your stellar review. Your description of the Camp, Reserve and your wildlife viewing are what we want our guests to experience. Africa is indeed a special place with the sunrises, sunsets and starry night skies. Stargazing is truly spectacular here at HillsNek...More

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    Luxurious tent with bath and amazing view. Game drives are magnificent and stunning views and animals. Cheetahs and Lion viewings were amazing. The jeep is very comfortable and even the poncho's are very warm and nice, which makes you forget the rain completely. The food...More

    Thank 696mv
    Response from Bushbaby99, Manager at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your review. Most of our guests refer to our accommodation as "glamping" We are very happy that you enjoyed your drives, views and animals sightings. This is what makes a Safari so special! Our chefs love preparing their special recipes for our...More

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    We absolutely enjoyed our stay at Hillsnek and we would highly recommend it. Hillsnek is set in one of the most beautiful places in the Eastern Cape and backed up by amazing staff who were extremely helpful, friendly, attentive and accommodating. The lodge is exclusive...More

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    Response from Bushbaby99, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Craig, Many thanks for your Review of HillsNek and thank-you for the recommendation. The Reserve is truly beautiful as you have described. We pride ourselves with the intimacy of the Lodge, personal service and family feel to it. Our chefs take pride in their...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    Our family of 6 adults spent 6 nights in this amazing lodge. There were tears when we finally left, with everyone promising to return as soon as possible. The team went above and beyond to ensure we were well attended to, and at the same...More

    Thank Mike S
    Response from Chantelle C, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for the fantastic feedback Mike and we love that you aliken your stay at HillsNek with one of family. We are just that! A small team bound together with conservation as our mutual passion. You were certainly lucky enough to have sundowners with the...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for two nights at Hillsnek and the only regret we have is that we didn't stay longer. The surroundings are wonderful, beautiful views and excellent accommodation. It really gave us the feeling of being in nature without compromising on luxury. The staff are...More

    Thank Mary O
    Response from Chantelle C, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Mary, Thank you for taking the time to review HillsNek Safari Camp and for your stellar review. We too wish you had stayed longer... maybe next visit? Great to hear your game drives were exciting and entertaining - some of our rangers have a...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$594 - US$925 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    celia591
    3 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
    5 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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