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    Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

    Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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          “horse riding” (62 reviews)
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          1 - 5 of 397 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Our third time here. 1st week. Great family holiday. The staff looked after our 11 year old perfectly. She worked out her itinerary with the staff with little input from us. Had great fast rides with other experienced riders as well as lovely quiet rides...More

          Thank justinbarkham
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          There is a reason I just returned to Ant's Nest for the 3rd time and it won't be my last, it is without doubt one of the few places around the world I feel completely at home. I've travelled extensively, to all manner of 'high...More

          Thank soniaekelund
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We simply loved loved loved our stay at Ants Nest! Everything everyone else has said in reviewing Ant's is completely true. Ultimately I think it's the staff that make it, they are all very down to earth and make you feel like you've always known...More

          Thank Becky W
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed at Ants Hill at the end of our trip, and it was a great choice. The staff and other guests were really relaxed and it seemed like a home. The food was good as were the rooms. Everyone is treated as an individual...More

          Thank Kelly L
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          It was the first time we had stayed at Ants Nest and we can truly say the staff are so obliging and helpful, food is excellent catering for you needs, Accommodation is spotless, Horses are great to ride or swim on seeing Rhino, Giraffes, Zebra...More

          Thank fredcarolsaunders
          Kololo Game Reserve
          387 reviews
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          28 reviews
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Babysitting
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$141 - US$1,861 (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 And Ant`s Nest ,
          • Ant`s Hill & Ant`s Nest Hotel Vaalwater ,
          • Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest South Africa/Vaalwater, Waterberg
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Gillian M
          Please may I ask, I'm a single female 38 years old looking to do sth exciting for my mid life crisis birthday. I've already decided on Wait a Little for one week and in second week thinking of Ant's lodges. Do you think the riding and lodges would suit me? I'm concerned it may not be exciting enough for me? Also the week I'm looking at is half term so risk I'd be lumped in with children? Any guidance gratefully received!
          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
          Can a 2 year old be safe here? Where could we book a room? Is it full board prices?
          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
          Just we before we set off I have a question for all of you who appear to have made Ant's Hill and Nest your second home - how much cash is necessary for two weeks and where to get it and a little guidance on tips...all help welcome..
          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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          Room Tips
          "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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