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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a truly relaxing and recharging week at the Nambiti Hills Lodge. The game drives always gave us something different and engaging to see and the level of comfort and service was fantastic at the Lodge. The mountain backdrop was spectacular and the close encounters with the wildlife were wonderful. The comfort, cuisine and welcome at the Lodge matched... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our lodge. We're so pleased to hear that you had a 'relaxing' and 'recharging' stay with us. There is nothing better than escaping the hustle and bustle of city life for a few days. We hope to see you again in the not too distant future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic 4 nights we had in this beautiful part of South Africa. The hospitality second to none, kept us well fed( actually far too much food) warm in our wonderful rooms with outside and inside showers. We booked the whole camp to ourselves to get the discount...what a fantastic time. We saw lion every day, next to the... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

We're so glad to hear that you had a fantastic time at our lodge. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to seeing you again in the not too distant future. More 

Durban, South Africa
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at the lodge- food was very good, accommodation comfortable and staff friendly. Had some good sightings- lion, cheetah, black and white rhino and elephant playing in the water.We have been to other reserves, but never to Nambiti Reserve before, but were looking for a special place to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary and decided that Nambiti... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our lodge. We always strive to provide the best possible guest experience and really disappointed to hear that we have not achieved it in this case. We value all feedback, good or bad, and thank you for yours because it will help us improve our level of service. We're still glad to... More 

Banbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment you arrive to hot chocolates and melting marshmallows, you know this is somewhere special. The fantastic, friendly staff are most welcoming, your bags whisked away to your lodge before you know it. The lodges are beautifully appointed, with all you need; no TVs - but the last thing you need here, though the Wi-Fi was better than... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

Such a wonderful review of our lodge, thank you for taking the time to do so. We're all so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with. Winter game drives, as cold as they might be, is the best time of the year to spot the Big 5 and other wildlife, and from what I hear you did have... More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Our first Game Lodge experience. The days at Nambiti Hills was fantastic. Staff was friendly and helpful. Our driver "Kings" did every minute out in the car to a joyful event. Learnt a lot from him and our Coffee breaks at locations where the view was to die for - awesome. As this was Winter and it gets a bit... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

We're so glad to hear that you had a great time at our lodge. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to Kingsley. We're all very passionate about the bush and hearing words such as yours makes our jobs even more rewarding. Thank you for taking the time to review us, we look forward to your next... More 

Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

I could not have imagined Nambiti Hills being as awesome as it turned out to be. The room was large and extremely comfortable. We arrived in the middle of winter and found that the heating was great. The make a real effort to make your stay as wonderful as possible. With Nambiti Hills being a Game Lodge, you can go... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our lodge. We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back during Summer. More 

United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Ndaka Game Lodge was outstanding, The staff were incredible and Craig our Game Driver was exceptional and his knowledge of all the animals, birds and plant life was just amazing. we will be back for sure.

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Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

What a great experience. The rooms were lovely and a nyala and her baby lived just below my window. The food was excellent and plenty of it. I loved the game drives and our ranger, Dave, was very knowledgeable and made great sundowners as well as early morning hot chocolate. We saw plenty of wild animals and the lions walked... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our lodge. We're really glad to hear that you had a great experience. We always strive to provide the best possible experience and happy to know that we have achieved this. We hope you will visit us soon, until then take care. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

My wife and I travelled with my large extended family (10 adults and 5 kids) to Nambiti hills to get the bush experience while still avoiding Malaria areas for my nieces and nephews. It was perfect, not only was the bush experience awesome but the food was great and the staff friendly and super helpful. My family can have a... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

We're so pleased to hear that your stay with us was nothing short of great. I will be sure to pass on your wonderful feedback to the rest of the team, especially to the rangers. We're passionate about the bush and words likes yours makes our jobs even more rewarding. Thank you for taking the time to write a review... More 

Hillcrest, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We, together with our children, celebrated our 35th wedding anniversary at Nambiti Hills Lodge Arrival was handled professional and on first impression the lodge is very nice... BUT 3 globes in the bathroom did not work (there are only 3 globes!) you like the heating blankets to work - none of the 2 worked if you have a gas fireplace... More 

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Bryce_Nicholson, General Manager at Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our lodge. We are grateful for any comment/s, be it good or bad. The standard of our service is an ever moving target and it is through a forum such as this that we can strive to make the improvements that myself and the team are constantly doing. Should you have any... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The five-star Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge offers intimate and luxurious accommodation in the midst of the spectacular African beauty of the Nambiti Game Reserve. It is a haven of sophistication surrounded by wild terrain. Perfect for anyone seeking both privacy and romance. Or simply time to reflect whilst searching for the Big Five or taking in the exquisite vistas from the quiet comfort of the lodge deck. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge

Address: Portions 4&5 Woodlands Farm | District 46, Ladysmith 3370, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ladysmith
Price Range: $371 - $490 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Nambiti Hills Private Game Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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