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Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

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“horse riding”(73 reviews)
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Ant's Hill (and it's sibling Ant's Nest) had been on my bucket list for ages. As a keen but out-of-practice horse rider, it seemed like the ultimate bush break for myself and my two kids. When I needed a stress-free treat following an intensely busy...More

1  Thank Nechama B
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We had the best of times at Ants Hill with a group of friends this november. The reserve is beautiful, and the lodge is simply wonderful, with a very enjoyable rustic luxury; the spacious villas and the main lodge overlooking the valley. It is a...More

1  Thank frangalvez
Reviewed 23 November 2017

This has to be one of the best places I have been to in South Africa. It was my first time travelling north of Johannesburg and I had been recommended Ants Hill and Nest by a friend of mine who also rides. Being an experienced...More

1  Thank jhastings1987
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

This is an absolutely wonderful place, I loved every minute; horses, dogs, team, food (they made me special food without query), animals, accommodation activities, ... faultless. I stayed at each lodge and they were both magical. There were families with young children staying too, couples,...More

Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We made our first visit to South Africa as a family of 5 with children 15,14,11 and booked Ants hill though Far & Ride. The pick up at Johannesburg airport was on time and after three hours we arrived, as soon as we entered the...More

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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
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Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
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US$ 406 - US$ 1,068 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 406 - US$ 1,068 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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trippintraveller
2 February 2018|
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Response from andrewyatesphoto2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's 3 hours from J'berg you can get a transfer if you contact Ants Nest as for Victoria falls not sure best to email Ants direct and they will be able to help.
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trippintraveller
2 February 2018|
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Response from Gillian M | Reviewed this property |
You see loads of giraffe, buffalo, snakes, warthogs, rhino etc on site but you have to go off site to a different nearby reserve for the lions & elephants. I didn’t go but e’one who did said it was brilliant. Also without... More
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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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