- Intimate family-run lodge
- Discreetly positioned to ensure privacy and tranquillity
- Breath-taking views
- Outdoor showers
- Private bar and dining areas
- Swimming Pool
- Lodge type; Luxury Safari Lodge
- Location; Amakhala Game Reserve
- Lodge size; Three tented chalets
- Recommended stay; 2-5 nights
Amakhala HillsNek is ideally positioned in a remote corner of the Malaria Free Amakhala Game Reserve offering up a private and intimate safari lodge experience.
HillsNek is the ideal lodge for small groups of friends, families or those looking for that ultimate romantic getaway.
The privately owned Amakhala Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa that offers visitors the chance to view the "Big Five", lion, elephant, rhino, buffalo and leopard as well as cheetah, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest and plenty of antelope species.
The reserve hosts five of South Africa's seven biomes, bushveld to savannah. For a change of pace relax on board the boat cruise while meandering lazily along the Bushman's River.
A truly special part of the country this is, the Amakhala and Shamwari Game Reserves are split only by the N2 (national road) that runs between the two.
Only three luxury tented chalets are on offer, each one offering private verandahs, en-suite bathrooms (with indoor/ outdoor showers and a large free standing bath), large double beds and views that go on forever.
All meals at HillsNek are in a word stunning, the three-course dinners are without question one of the highlights of your stay.
The main lounge area offers a small library were one can sit back and just relax. There is also a swimming pool for those hot South African summers.
Morning and afternoon game drives are included in the daily rates, guided by professional guides in 4x4 safari vehicles. Other activities within the Amakhala Game Reserve include;
- Family safaris
- Boat safari
- Night Drives
- Star Gazing
- Bush Walks
- And surrounding historical sites
Amakhala Hillsnek Lodge is family friendly with babysitting services, to fun kiddies programmes and child-friendly menus.
Rates from R5 580.00 pp
- Per person per night sharing (pp)
- Rates are in South African Rands
- *Rates may vary according to season
- Selected house beverages
- 2 game drive activities
- Premium branded beverages
- Telephone calls
- Items of personal nature