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    Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

    Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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    “horse riding” (71 reviews)
    “non riders” (19 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    It was amazing!!! The lodge was perfect and all the people were very very nice! I was travelling alone, but I never felt alone: they created a great group with all the guides and the other guests; after one week we felt like we had...More

    Thank De8910
    Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

    Ant’s Nest is that rare place that combines old world hospitality with great fun activities and a great place to relax. As a family of non-riders, we came away amazed at how much we enjoyed the riding and loved the bespoke way the staff create...More

    Thank Jmn456
    Reviewed 26 October 2017

    Ants Hill is unique amongst the many safari lodges in Eastern and Southern Africa I have stayed at. We rode, walked and drove through a beautiful landscape and saw rhino, giraffe, zebra, antelope and many more. Ants Hill is about horses and riding is the...More

    Thank Molehill
    Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

    Myself & two girlfriends visited Ants from 4th to 14th October & split our stay between the Nest & the Hill. We had the most amazing time from arrival to departure. The lodges are stunning, comfortable beyond belief & with food & staff to match....More

    Thank GilliyanC
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    We’ve just returned from a week at Ant’s Hill - and it was incredible. Can’t recommend it enough. The highlight for us was the riding (although my husbands bum might say otherwise !!) - the first time you get up close to an animal on...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • US$448 - US$1 040 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
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    • Vaalwater
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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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    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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    "Nest site feels more together and you have rhino. Hill site feels more separate but long range views"
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    "Stay at Ant's Nest when you are traveling with young children. If you are traveling as a couple..."
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    "My favorite room is the Rondavel, but they are all good in their own way."
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    "Worlds View cottage is gorgeous!"
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