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    Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

    Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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    2017/08/06 2017/08/07
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    Overview
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    “horse riding” (62 reviews)
    “non riders” (15 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Airport Transportation
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    21 - 25 of 399 reviews

    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...More

    Thank Jonathan G
    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...More

    Thank katieg36
    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...More

    Thank Nunnster97
    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...More

    Thank _canongordon_oliver
    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...More

    Thank Autoperk
    Kololo Game Reserve
    392 reviews
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Babysitting
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$139 - US$1 854 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • 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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    Hotel & Grounds (330)
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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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    "All rooms fabulous! Website photos and descriptions are accurate. Horses available for all ability of rider."
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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!"
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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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