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Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

SA HotelsUS$635*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$635*
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Storrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Ant & Tess have created a gem in the Bush. My Wife and I went here for our Honeymoon initially in Feb 2016 and enjoyed ourselves so much we went back again in Dec 2016. The staff are excellent, friendly and knowledgeable, Ant & Tess should be very proud of their staff as its them that make the place a...

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

My family had visited the year previously and after hearing about the reserve I had pretty high expectations. After spending a week; there all these expectations were surpassed in what I will remember as one of the best holidays of my life. The natural beauty of the location is only surpassed by the quality, professionalism, friendliness and warmth of Ant...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Return trip with extended family this time, 10 of us ranging from my 9yr old competant little rider to his mid 80's grandfather. had an amazing trip last year and rebooked within weeks of our return and hoped we would be not disappointed as it had so much to live up to second time around! I needn't have worried it...

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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited Ant's Hill for 3 nights. The service was exceptional and all activities were tailored to our needs - choosing each subsequent activity as we went along. All staff members were welcoming and helpful (particularly Abby and our guides, Cry and Jan). We enjoyed 2 horseback outings, and the fact that we were beginners did not...

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Ros and I spent a week at Ants Hill Lodge with her riding every day and me game viewing by jeep and on foot with wonderfully well informed friendly guides. The welcome on arrival was outstanding, our accommodation beautifully designed and furnished, food and drink abundant and of excellent quality. Staff made every effort to ensure our stay was tailor...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My daughter and I stayed at Ants Hill for 4 nights. The pictures on TA do not do it justice! Much prettier in reality. Plenty of rustic African ambience. The Eagles Nest room was quite large and well stocked for 2 persons. Taking a hot soak with the mineral salts provided is just the cure for saddle sore. We fell...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

My husbond and I spent three wonderful nights at Ant's Nest at the end of february together with our kids aged 5 and 7. The place itself is just fantastic with great acommodations, and beautiful surroundings with lots of animallife just outside your window. We did the horseride every morning. The horseback-safaries are brilliant because you are able to get...

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Maisons-Laffitte, France
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My husband and I went for a 4 nights stay at Ant's Nest and Ant's Hill. We fell in love with the place! The staff is really lovely, helpful and professional. Their motto is to please the customer! The food is delicious The horses are all well behaved; The horse riding guides are very experienced and respectful. We were very...

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Dartmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Cant thank everyone at Ants Nest enough. Another fabulous trip. Lovely lovely staff, more family! Beautiful and well trained horses. Delicious food and drink. Every need thought about and catered for. Just excellent.

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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing place! Horse riding experience makes safari really special. Even for less experienced ones... Never been so close to rhinos and other animals. Fantastic welcoming team who will make you feel like at home. Great for kids.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ant's Nest & Ant's Hill are two private bush homes situated in the malaria-free Waterberg region of South Africa. Approximately 3 hours north of Johannesburg. These two bush homes are on a privately owned reserve and can offer guests game viewing activities which include game drives, game walks and fantastic horse riding. They can cater for all levels of riders and also accept kids of all ages. This is a wonderful destination for couples, honeymooners, families or just good friends travelling together. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

Address: Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Waterberg > Vaalwater
Price Range: R1 872 - R20 660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“If your budget stretches to it, go for one of the two deluxe suites at Ant's Nest - to die for!”
  • Our private balcony with view over the pool to the bush
51henryr, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Ant's Nest for families”
MGrammaticas, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Our room, HideAway was just the perfect retreat, your own private villa facing the bush.”
annewdxb, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Go the Hideaway room - it was amazing and the pool is perfect.”
AussieTraveller1313, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ant's Hill for the views, Ant's Nest to be closer to the animals”
jonathangQ6503PT, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
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