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    Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

    Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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    Overview
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    “horse riding” (64 reviews)
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Reviewed 11 February 2017

    Our stay at Ants Hill with Ant and Tess and all of their terrific helpers made for the most wonderful experience. From the reception until (sadly) having to leave was perfect in every respect. Riding across Africa was the most wonderful experience, the horses were...More

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    Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

    We visited Ant's Nest a year ago now and had a fabulous time. The whole team could not have been more welcoming and accommodating. We were there to see the wildlife on horseback which did not disappoint as you can get so much closer. One...More

    Thank Judith F
    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    We visited Ant's Hill during January and had an amazing stay. From arrival to departure the Ant's peeps are always there to assist and entertain. The top top form of entertainment and relaxation are the outrides with horses perfectly chosen for you. I don't actually...More

    Thank 198heike007
    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    From the welcome as we arrived to when this fantastic experience was sadly over, we could not have asked for more. Ants Nest was the perfect place to start our riding adventure. Getting up close and personal to so much wildlife on horseback was an...More

    Thank TinaEO
    Reviewed 28 January 2017

    What a place! Luxury coupled with outstanding staff and wonderful horses. Managed to get close to several species including white rhino. Ant and Tess are great hosts and nothing is too much trouble. I'm coming back - absolutely loved it!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$132 - US$1 800 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family 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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    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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    "Hideaway has great views and its own small pool."
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    "Even if you don't ride normally try it here."
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    "The Rondavel Suite was perfect for our family of four, children ages 2 and 5"
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    "Bring a range of clothes for safari - it's all very casual - and also lip balm is handy for when on..."
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