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    Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

    Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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    “horse riding” (62 reviews)
    “non riders” (15 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Kololo Game Reserve
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    Reviewed 23 November 2011

    I stayed at both Ants Nest and Ants Hill and they are both fabulous! The quality of the accomodation is seriously impressive - clean, comfortable, decent size but also really beautiful in an original, non-pretentious and clever style that gives the benefit of feeling like...More

    1  Thank SCNQuest
    Reviewed 21 November 2011

    The team that welcome you to Ant's Nest are extraordinary. Their attention to detail is perfect. From the animals to the food, from the horse rides to the fishing, from every dinner being in a different place. Everything is excellent. If you like camping there...More

    Thank marchant47
    Reviewed 18 August 2011

    THey could not have made us more welcome! We were at the brand new cottage at Ants Hill and it was suparb. Horses excellent - fast, well trained, with plenty of challenges for the experienced rider, but lots of quieter ones for novices. The staff...More

    Thank Kate S
    Reviewed 11 July 2011

    Fabulous friendly staff, awesome food (and lots of it). Exciting opportunities for riders (and walkers and bikers and those who wish to be in a truck) to get close to Nature. Rhinos in the garden!!

    1  Thank 186534Tourist
    Reviewed 26 May 2011

    Great friendly location ideal for honeymooners, families, single travellers and non-riders. Superb attention to detail, food, facilities and horses make for a top-class facility. Be prepared to see countless animals in the first day!

    Thank siobhaneIreland
    Kololo Game Reserve
    392 reviews
    #2 of 37 Speciality lodging in Vaalwater
     
    Waterberg Game Park
    29 reviews
    #14 of 37 Speciality lodging in Vaalwater
     
    Matingwe Lodge
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
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    • 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
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    • 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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    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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    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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