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    Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

    Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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    • Excellent98%
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    “horse riding” (71 reviews)
    “non riders” (19 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 449 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Was nervous about booking this holiday as although I travel a lot to the USA had not been to Africa and was also worried about the riding as had had a hip problem. Turned out really well and am really pleased that Idid go. The...More

    1  Thank savvytraveller2014
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We have never experienced a place quite like Ant’s Nest. They have perfected a ‘personalised’ experience in the proper sense of the word. Everyone working there seems to be on a mission to give the guests their own mix of rest and adventure, learning and...More

    Thank Mel E
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had the most amazing holiday at Ant's Nest. We celebrated Christmas with the whole Ant's Nest team - by the end of the week they were like family. Ant's Nest is a really special place. Riding and walking safari's as well as the incredible...More

    Thank EvelienYorick
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My husband and myself have been on many safari's. This year however, was the first time experiencing a safari with our 7 month old daughter Ella. Upon arrival at Ants (an easy drive from Johannesburg - but a high clearance vehicle is well recommended!!) we...More

    1  Thank Evie-Amsterdam
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    The riding and hospitality were 2nd to none. This was my 1st solo holiday and I loved every moment. Definitely coming back soon. The accommodation was very spacious and I was upgraded. The food was without exception wonderful and the atmosphere was always welcoming. We...More

    1  Thank Catherine S
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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
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    • Price range
    • US$ 577 - US$ 1,053 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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 ,
    • Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest Vaalwater, South Africa - 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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    Les D
    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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    "Nest site feels more together and you have rhino. Hill site feels more separate but long range views"
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    "Stay at Ant's Nest when you are traveling with young children. If you are traveling as a couple..."
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    "My favorite room is the Rondavel, but they are all good in their own way."
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    "Worlds View cottage is gorgeous!"
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