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    Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

    Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent98%
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    “horse riding” (64 reviews)
    “non riders” (17 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Airport Transportation
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    1 - 5 of 415 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    This was our second stay at Ants Hill having stayed before in 2013. We were blown away by the experience then and we were blown away again. We went mainly for riding with the game. The horses are superb. Well schooled and forward going. I...More

    Thank SomersetStephen
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had the privilege of spending 3 nights at Nest and 1 night at Hill. What an awesome experience. NEST - was more casual and family orientated and really felt like visiting in friends home. HILL - was exclusive and beautiful. Our suite was spectacular...More

    Thank Wildman01
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had an incredible stay at Ant's Hill in late August with our extended family. The rooms we stayed in were incredible, the food was fantastic, and the staff was lovely and accommodating. Highlights were seeing the feeding of the white rhinos and going horseback...More

    Thank Abby L
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife, son, niece and I stayed here for 3 nights in August. It's every bit as good as everyone else has written. It was our 1st safari experience and turning a corner on horseback to find ourselves in the midst of a family of...More

    Thank Schnuts
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had a super magical weekend at Ants Nest celebrating our wedding anniversary. Thank you all so very much for an extraordinary time, for making us feel part of your family from the moment we arrived, for the attentive service and for going the extra...More

    Thank Michalya S
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$136 - US$1 798 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Waterberg >
    • Vaalwater
    • Also Known As
    • Ant`s Hill & Ant`s Nest Hotel Vaalwater ,
    • Ant`s Hill And Ant`s Nest
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    Gillian M
    10 March 2017|
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    Response from Antslodges | Property representative |
    May i ask that you perhaps send us an email with your proposed dates so we can check what is still available and can also advise how many kids are in camp at the time
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    Pia R
    20 February 2017|
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    Response from madRower | Reviewed this property |
    Ant's Nest would be a better option of the two (because of the drop-offs reference above) but the pool does not have a fence around it. I found the staff to be very family friendly - we had a 3 and an 8 year old with us... More
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    Les D
    19 December 2016|
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    Response from James K | Reviewed this property |
    I would also say that some places recommendations on tips are quite high, others less so. Ants is on the high side, but that said we tipped on the high side here as they are so lovely. However, I wouldn't go too high on the... More
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    "Hideaway has great views and its own small pool."
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    "Even if you don't ride normally try it here."
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    "The Rondavel Suite was perfect for our family of four, children ages 2 and 5"
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    "Bring a range of clothes for safari - it's all very casual - and also lip balm is handy for when on..."
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