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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
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Kololo Game Reserve
    392 reviews
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    11 - 15 of 399 reviews

    Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

    A party of 16 friends descended on Ants Hill for a 5 day riding safari. The location is stunning, the accommodation superb and all the staff cannot do enough to ensure your holiday is truly one to remember. The safari guides are extremely knowledgeable on...More

    1  Thank ASGNorthampton
    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    We last visited 20 years ago, when Ant's Nest was barely a set of twigs. Since then, they have transformed both it and Ant's Hill into one of the most enticing, relaxed, calm and superbly, stunningly beautiful places we have ever visited. And yet they...More

    Thank Henry R
    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    Simply just go and enjoy your self! I did and loved every single moment, ride as many horses as you as you can, eat all the fabulous food, have a fun with the guides they know stuff and treat yourself to a fabulous massage and...More

    Thank Lou W
    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    The staff is amazingly friendly, welcoming and accommodating and tailored every day to our personal interests. We couldn't have asked for more. Our girls (three below the age of 12), took full advantage of all the activities on offer......... horse riding twice a day on...More

    Thank MGrammaticas
    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    This place is ideal to reconnect with nature and to disconnect from the world. It is simply heaven on earth. The rooms are perfectly integrated into the environment, luxurious in a humble way... almost treehouses with all the commodities. We loved the outdoor shower in...More

    Thank annewdxb
    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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    Bushwa Private Game Lodges
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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$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 ,
    • Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest South Africa/Vaalwater, Waterberg
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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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    "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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