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Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

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Reviewed 16 January 2014

A wonderful place for families. We had an awesome room (actually a cottage with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms) at Ants Nest and for a family of (mainly) non riders, it was a most incredible experience to get on horseback (and on foot too) and go...More

Thank GBN31
Response from Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's NestResponded 17 February 2014

Thank you very much for your great review and we are delighted to hear that you and your family had a wonderful time with us. We do hope to have you visit us again

Reviewed 15 January 2014

My sister and I spent 3 nights in this beautiful lodge and we will surely never forget it. Everything was amazing as Ant and his wife have definitively made this place a pure heaven. The staff is very friendly and always find a way to...More

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Response from Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's NestResponded 16 January 2014

Thank you so much for the great review. We are so happy when guests are able to enjoy everything we have to offer and hopefully take a wonderful memory back home with them. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 12 January 2014

My friends all think I'm nuts; going to the same place over and over again. What I try to explain to them is that every experience at Ant's Hill is unique. Some things are consistent; the wonderful food, the fantastic lodging, and the unbelievably wonderful...More

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Response from Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's NestResponded 16 January 2014

What a privilege it is for us to have you visit us time and time again and we are so lucky to have wonderful guests like yourself. We will continue to do what we do and do it best and we hope to have you...More

Reviewed 8 January 2014 via mobile

Spending 5 days at Ants Hill was the best decision we could ever take... The loving staff and the warm-hearted guides welcomed us with an incredible friendliness and anticipated us every wish. We'd love to come back!! Gerhard, Sabina, Vroni + Marie

Thank Marie M
Response from Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's NestResponded 16 January 2014

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and we would love to have you visit us again

Reviewed 30 December 2013

We spent 3 weeks in South Africa in December with our children (14,12,10) and stayed in some great places. Of these Ant's Nest was really special and was definitely the highlight of our trip. The rooms were huge and beautifully decorated (though we were so...More

Thank nigel w
Response from Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's NestResponded 16 January 2014

Wow, thank you for such a wonderful review. We really do appreciate it a lot and yes, our staff is our greatest asset. We are so glad to hear that you and your family had a good time at Ant's and we do hope to...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Refrigerator in room
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trippintraveller
2 February 2018|
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Response from andrewyatesphoto2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's 3 hours from J'berg you can get a transfer if you contact Ants Nest as for Victoria falls not sure best to email Ants direct and they will be able to help.
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trippintraveller
2 February 2018|
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Response from Gillian M | Reviewed this property |
You see loads of giraffe, buffalo, snakes, warthogs, rhino etc on site but you have to go off site to a different nearby reserve for the lions & elephants. I didn’t go but e’one who did said it was brilliant. Also without... More
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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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"All rooms are good - beautifully furnished with lovely bathrooms. I guess the upstairs ones have a better view"
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"Eagles nest has the best views, even if you don’t ride give it a go."
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"The room at the top of the main house has a huge verandah and great views"
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"All great."
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