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    Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

    Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent97%
          • Very good1%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
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          Travellers talk about
          “horse riding” (62 reviews)
          “horses” (249 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
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          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
          Laundry Service
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Kololo Game Reserve
          382 reviews
          #2 of 36 Speciality lodging in Vaalwater
           
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          21 - 25 of 477 reviews

          Reviewed 21 February 2017

          We stayed at Ants Nest just before the Christmas and New Year break and i'm sorry we didn't have time to stay for the holiday itself. The setting is beautiful and each day can be tailored according to what you want to see or do....More

          Thank 12nat2016
          Reviewed 20 February 2017

          We have just returned from staying at Ants Hill and Ants Nest and I cant praise these lodges enough. The horse back safaris, the accommodation and food are amazing but what makes these places even more extraordinary is the family feel - nothing is too...More

          Thank SarahMorganFreeman
          Reviewed 19 February 2017

          We stayed at Ants Nest for 7 nights for half term week with an 8 year old and a 12 year old. The whole experience from start to finish was truly magical and we couldn't have asked for anything more. All the staff were amazing,...More

          Thank Nicky M
          Reviewed 15 February 2017

          We had a wonderful stay at Ants Hill. From our arrival at the gate to our departure, we were made to feel like part of the family! The facilities are world class and the entourage of skilled staff do not spare anything to ensure you...More

          Thank Trish P
          Reviewed 14 February 2017

          The staff at Ant's Nest deserves a "6" on a five point scale. The team is amazing, they managed to make us feel at home from the first minute we arrived. Safari's be it riding horses (in our case for the first time) or the...More

          Thank joostvlaanderen
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Babysitting
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
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          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$141 - US$1 600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking 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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          Traveller (356)
          Room & Suite (46)
          Dining (16)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Gillian M
          Please may I ask, I'm a single female 38 years old looking to do sth exciting for my mid life crisis birthday. I've already decided on Wait a Little for one week and in second week thinking of Ant's lodges. Do you think the riding and lodges would suit me? I'm concerned it may not be exciting enough for me? Also the week I'm looking at is half term so risk I'd be lumped in with children? Any guidance gratefully received!
          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
          Can a 2 year old be safe here? Where could we book a room? Is it full board prices?
          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
          Just we before we set off I have a question for all of you who appear to have made Ant's Hill and Nest your second home - how much cash is necessary for two weeks and where to get it and a little guidance on tips...all help welcome..
          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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          Room Tips
          "If your budget stretches to it, go for one of the two deluxe suites at Ant's Nest - to die for!"
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          "Ant's Nest for families"
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          "Our room, HideAway was just the perfect retreat, your own private villa facing the bush."
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          "Go the Hideaway room - it was amazing and the pool is perfect."
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