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HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game Reserve

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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

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Response from Chantelle C, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 20 September 2017

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

Reviewed 3 July 2017

We stayed 3 nights & 4 days at Hillsnek mid June and had a great time , everything was top class , the rooms , food the drives , attention to detail we were pampered and all the meals were lovely , each day a...More

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Response from Bushbaby99, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 23 September 2017

Thank-you for taking the time to Review HillsNek Safari Camp. We are pleased that we met your expectations regarding your experience at HillsNek. Our menu is indeed varied with no one ever having the same meal more than once. Our Chefs take great pride in...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017

All'Hillsnek I was with my family in June 2017. We were guests of the hotel for 3 days and for three days we were the only guests. There was nobody else. Hillsnek's reception is fantastic, perfect and professional. All work to pamper you and make...More

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Response from Chantelle C, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 25 September 2017

Dear Luca, Thank you for taking the time to review HillsNek Safari Camp. Time spent together as a family on safari is always special, and that you felt pampered and looked after makes it that much better. Please do come back and visit us again....More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

From the moment you arrive, you are looked after and made welcome. Then the magic starts. Byron (The Ranger) is unbelievable in his knowledge and enthusiasm. The safari is what you really come for and he is a very good tracker. Once you find the...More

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Response from Chantelle C, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 25 September 2017

A magical review! Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your special experience at HillsNek Safari Camp. Our head ranger Byron is indeed a very talented and passionate young man, and he excels when out in the bush with his guests....More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

A beautiful camp with comfortable tents and all of them have excellent views. From your own veranda you can spot the wildlife passing through right in front of you. The staff was skilled and very friendly. The food was outstanding and the game drives were...More

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Response from Chantelle C, Owner at HillsNek Safaris, Amakhala Game ReserveResponded 25 September 2017

A big thank you for taking the time to review HillsNek Safari Camp. We as a team enjoy and appreciate the views as much as you do, and never tire of the endless sightings to be enjoyed from camp. Being a small camp, stays are...More

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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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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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