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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ant's Hill is a wonderful place to stay. The attention to detail is exceptional, with every want catered for. The riding and game viewing is always brilliant, with a huge variety of wildlife and tracks to ride on. I would highly recommend both Ant's Hill and Ant's Nest to anyone looking for a true 'bush' experience but with all the...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our 1st time to Ant's Hill, we were part of a 14 person group from the US. The horseback riding was our main draw, to be on horseback & observe the wildlife at Ant's was truly remarkable. Our horses were well trained, strong, capable & took excellent care of us. The wildlife viewing surpassed our expectations. The knowledge...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As a solo female traveller it was a perfect place to stay, from the first minute I arrived and the warmth of the welcome was just so lovely after a long flight. I stayed at both lodges, the Nest and the Hill, each were stunning in different ways. The passion and thought which goes into the reserve allowed me to...

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Chislehurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This was my third visit in three years to the amazing Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest. My stay concentrated on the 'Nest' only this time. I could wax lyrical about everything that happens here at Ant's but to be honest I have literally run out of superlatives to explain how truly special this place is. It is nigh on impossible...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I just returned from my 14th visit to Ant's Hill. The quality of the horses, the food and the lodging are all exceptional. What is also exceptional is the staff. Everyone from the ladies who keep the place organized and clean to the guides go out of their way to make the experience at Ant's Hill wonderful. I go to...

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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

It was as the last stay -Excellent. Nothing to add. I was really happy that my horse Shaba after 4 years is still there and in a very good shape. That's also for the horses a perfect environment. We live this place. Thanks to make our vacation again perfect. We come again.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 24 November 2016

What can I say ? This was one of the most enjoyable holidays in a long time. Daughter with love of horses wanted to stay. The staff are fantastic and you can relax completely. Two of us were novice horse riders but felt totally at ease after a day or two. Try it !

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The guides, the service, the relax atmosphere, tailor made activities, zero stress time schedules.... Rides, Game drives, Rhinos conservation, incredible!!! We stayed 4 nights, a group of photographers from Argentina, we had a great time! Thanks!!!

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Cardiff
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We stayed for three nights in Ant's Nest followed by four in Ant's Hill and cannot recommend Ant's highly enough. From the exciting bush rides to the fine food and very comfortable accommodation, everything was so well done. The hospitality and friendliness of the staff is second to none, and there is a very relaxed, flexible vibe. It was very...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

wow - what a special special place this is. Truly a home from home in that you are made to feel so welcome. This is not a place for game drives as such - in that its not big 5 or anything like that. This is more of a special place...an educational experience where you truly learn about the bush...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ant's Nest & Ant's Hill are two private bush homes situated in the malaria-free Waterberg region of South Africa. Approximately 3 hours north of Johannesburg. These two bush homes are on a privately owned reserve and can offer guests game viewing activities which include game drives, game walks and fantastic horse riding. They can cater for all levels of riders and also accept kids of all ages. This is a wonderful destination for couples, honeymooners, families or just good friends travelling together. ... more   less 

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Address: Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Waterberg > Vaalwater
Hotel Class:4 star — Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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Ant`s Hill & Ant`s Nest Hotel Vaalwater
Ant`s Hill And Ant`s Nest
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