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Hluhluwe Umfolozi Hilltop Camp

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All reviewsthe reservegame driveshilltop campself cateringmain buildingspectacular viewscurrybeautiful poolincluded buffet breakfastrestaurant areapark facilitiesgame parksouth africathe kitchen staffbedroom chaletbit datedexceeded expectations
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The reserve is looking better maintained . The potholes have been repaired . The hilltops camp was clean and still has its great views . The service was slow and the food was average but still s good value holiday.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

returned to Hilltop 10 years after first visit. Where decor and furnishings look EXACTLY the same, to the point of looking old and weathered....the staff who were friendly and helpful on first visit were totally disinterested in their clientele this time around...specifically the reception ladies...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed several times in hilltop, however this time I feel the need to write a review. The accommodation we stayed in was a self catering 4 bedroom chalet. For the price, the chalets are overpriced as little or no maintenance has been done...More

Thank Yugeshree
Reviewed 17 April 2018

My lasting memory of the Hilltop Restaurant is that I can't decide which was worse, the food or the service? The buffet was characterised by empty bain-marie trays that only gets refilled if asked - made me wonder whether staff is stockpiling, for whatever reason....More

Thank BoereBrit
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely awesome game reserve to view lots of animals closely. Stayed here for four days and managed to see the lion on all 4 days. Drove like crazy and couldn’t get enough. Went on three game drives one morning and two evening ones and got...More

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carl941
13 April 2017|
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Response from Anette M | Reviewed this property |
yes it was included for us staying in rondavels.
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Karenherts
19 September 2016|
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Response from JayAimDee | Reviewed this property |
Nothing looks renovated sadly. Hype more than reality
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Megmeg9
5 August 2016|
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Response from JayAimDee | Reviewed this property |
We went on the afternoon game drive which started at 5pm until 8pm. I think the cost was about R375 (from memory) the advantage of this drive is the fact that it is an evening one when animals are looking to feed
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"take some stuff to make tea/coffee basic unit."
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"Book early"
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"chalets numbers 47-49 would provide a good view, not sure if they have been refurbished or not yet"
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"Stay outside the park"
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