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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Hluhluwe Game Reserve, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Durban
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This trip we booked the Mthwazi Lodge. While this is part of Hilltop camp it is isolated and private. It is an old homestead built of stone and brick. The walls are covered with black and white photographs of its history and history of the park. The house sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms all en suite. There is a large... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I truly enjoyed my stay here. I picked a 2 bed Rondavel, which was more than enough for our need. Clean and comfortable. The restaurant is awesome and with an amazing view. Great place to stay for a wildlife experience without having to spend a bundle of money. The park itself I enjoyed equally as much. I have not been... More 

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Backpacker83
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

If you are not into camping or would rather not cook your own meals, this is a great place to visit Hluhluwe Game Reserve. They have a wide variety of chalets to choose from lodges with their own kitchen to smaller round chalets that have a shared kitchen/bathroom. We stayed at the smaller chalets, which was great. Inexpensive but still... More 

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Bampton, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

The park is absolutely wonderful for close encounters with game of all types. You get blasé about being very close to impala, nyala, baboons, giraffes, even rhino and elephant. We didn't see any cats on our visit, apparently as it was so dry. Hilltop is a great base, very central and with a good range of facilities. We had a... More 

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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Had a very disappointing experience at Hilltop Camp, Hluhluwe Park . We travelled halfway around the world and spent a lot of money to stay at Hilltop with the express purpose of enjoying their early/late guided game drives and walks. On arrival we were horrified to be informed that all 6 options for the next 2 days had already been... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed in one of the 5 bed lodges for three nights. Our expectations were quite low having read some of the lukewarm comments on Tripadvisor. We were, however, very pleasantly surprised when we arrived. The lodge was great - it had a large balcony, our own BBQ, two bathrooms, and two very comfortable rooms. They also allowed us to... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Big top price room but a dated bathroom. Some small game in the camp, antelopes, vervet monkeys & guinea fowls. Not to mention the performing kitchen staff on brai night. Twin room not doubles. Happy friendly staff.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed in the 2bed Rondavals for 3 nights. Everything was quite clean and neat, even the communal bathrooms. I just had a bit of a problem with one of the showers (couldn't get the water temperature right) and there was one day when the men did not have any hot water in their bathrooms. We also went on the... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We entered the Reserve, which we know ExTREMELY well, at Memorial Gate at the Hluhluwe end of the HIP. The tarmac road surface is in an APPALLINGLY potholed condition and you need to drive with EXTREME caution! Generally - follow the tracks that have been made off road surface and you will miss most of the really bad ones! In... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

A great place to come into at the end if a long day of safari. Excellent views out the back where you can have a drink. Fun restaurant and bar with knowledgable staff on the food, including park game that is on the menu. Huts are clean and comfortable enough. The camp set up and atmosphere doesn't detract from the... More 

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Address: Hluhluwe Game Reserve, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Hluhluwe Game Reserve
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hluhluwe Umfolozi Hilltop Camp 3*
Number of rooms: 347
Also Known As:
Hluhluwe Umfolozi Hilltop Camp Hotel Hluhluwe Game Reserve

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