An intimate bush camp in the spectacular Amakhala Game Reserve

With 18.000 acres of pristine private wilderness, and the Bushman’s River meandering throughout this scenic landscape, Amakhala Game Reserve’s vast open plains are an unforgettable safari experience. Nestled in a secluded corner of the reserve lies the HillsNek Safari Camp, offering guests an opulent stay with unrivalled views from one of only 4 exclusive luxury tents. Laze in the lodge’s entertainment areas, centred around a stone swimming pool that connects one with the natural surroundings and the passing wildlife. Experience Africa’s unforgettable sunsets followed by evenings of delicious bush-inspired cuisine. Amakhala is a conservation success story, renowned for its excellence in conservation initiatives and community engagement.

Stay Location

Facilities

 3.9
Sustainability Rating
Environmental Impact
3.5
Economic Impact
3.9
Socio-cultural Impact
4.2

Best time to go to Amakhala Game Reserve

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January to May are the best months to visit this part of the country. Thanks to mild temperatures, and the oceanic climate, it won’t feel too hot or too cold. Wind and rain is also generally at a minimum, making it the perfect season for daily game drives. The area is rather humid, making the overall temperature edge on the tropical side. August until December is also just as pleasant as things become warmer after winter.

Rooms

Classic Safari Tent

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The 4 Classic Safari Tents are discreetly positioned far apart to allow maximum privacy. Enjoy panoramic views from the wrap-around wooden decks. Canvas blinds can be rolled up to let nature in and enjoy the surroundings from the deep soak bath.

Family Safari Tent

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The 2 bedroom Family Safari Tent is linked to the main lodge by raised walkways and is the perfect option for families. Together with the main bedroom, the second room comes with 2 twin beds, comfortably accommodating a family of 4.

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