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    Antbear Lodge

    Fernhurst Farm | P171 Moor Park/Giants Castle Rd, Central Drakensberg, Estcourt 3310, South Africa
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    Traveller (186)
    Room & Suite (85)
    Dining (10)
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good29%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 204 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed two nights in August when the temperature dropped and the Drakensberg had a beautiful dazzle of snow. As the wind picked up all guest were wearing their coats at dinner and contemplating their breath being visible - inside. On the second night I...More

    Thank Peter H
    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    We stayed in the cave. No tv no radio, justa great view and little fireplace. The shower was hollowed out part of the cave which was fantastic! The food at the restaurant is something which we will always talk about. Absolutely unbelievable food! This is...More

    Thank bosmansj2017
    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    Calm and peaceful. Great food. Service excellent. If you want some solitude or being away from a hectic environment. Ant Bear is the place to be. If you enjoy hiking......then its a bonus. I enjoyed my stay.

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    Thank Vhofhu
    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    Very relaxing, tranquil long weekend. Perfect for getting away from the city and clearing your mind. Friendly staff with quality food. The cave was great and secluded with a nice view. Would definitely go back.

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    Thank A3905QAerikc
    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    Situated in the drakensberg known for its beauty, the lodge is equally beautiful with hand tailored woodwork craftily made. The food was amazing, the stay was relaxed, a perfect quick weekend breakaway.

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    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$ 154 - US$ 247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 15
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    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Estcourt
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    20 September 2017|
    Response from Andrew A | Property representative |
    Antbear is a 2 hour drive from Durban. 180 km. It takes an hour to Drakensberg Canopy tours and can be incorporated with route with a lot of other activities too
    13 April 2017|
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    Response from Andrew A | Property representative |
    hi Peppa Yes most definitely you can get here with a standard car. Most of our guests just have small rental cars. There is a 7 km stretch of dirt road the rest of the way can be reached on paved roads. The dirt road is in... More
    Room Tips
    "The cave room is very private. Great!"
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    "All rooms are good, with excellent views and all the amenities you'll need. There's also a honeymoon..."
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    "Get the "cave room/chalet""
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    "The luxury cave has a nice view and is amazing to be in"
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