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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” (69 reviews)
    “other guests” (34 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 444 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Africa had been on my bucket list for years, as a photographer it is one of the top destinations, and my visit to Ants Nest was all I could have wanted and more. The staff are fantastic always there to help in a relaxed and...More

    Thank andrewyatesphoto2017
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We visited Ant's Nest. If you want to ride every day then you can. On the other hand you don't HAVE to ride at all. So it's a proper family holiday with choices. 5 star service and attention, freedom to relax or be as active...More

    Thank Andy M
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Never stayed in such an amazing place in my life! Everything was faultless. Made me feel very confident riding horses even though I had only10 hours previous experience. Food exceptional. Service 5 Star. Big thanks to all the crew jess, Abi,Craig,chase,chef Friday and all other...More

    1  Thank Tom C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My family and I returned from a weekend at Ants Hill last week and had the most amazing experience. We have a 3 year old and 7 year old which are not experienced horse riders at all and this was no problem for the incredible...More

    1  Thank Lindsey C
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I just returned from my 19th visit to the Ant's lodges. My first visit to Ant's Hill was in January 2011, I've gone back 18 times since then. What brings me back are the wonderful people on staff, the clean and comfortable rooms, the fantastic...More

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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$ 182 - US$ 1,638 (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 ,
    • 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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