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Antbear Lodge

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Fernhurst Farm | P171 Moor Park/Giants Castle Rd, Central Drakensberg, Estcourt 3310, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our two year wedding anniversary at the Antbear Lodge. And not just in a hut or apartment. No, we booked the luxury cave. Did it meet our expectations? Definitely! Things that blew our minds were: the amazing view, the in-cave jacuzzi, the fireplace and the delicious curry that was served to our cave. Not to... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

it was absolutely fantastic , good customer relations and a wonderful place to mediate. I have already recommended to my family and friends. I must really appreciate the stay on the place.mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm

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Durban, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Everything was carefully thought of. From the time that you arrive you feel like you home away from home. Very friendly staff, yummy food, good conversations, warm beds with a fire place and spa bath. Everything is either hand selected or made by hand.You will be amazed by the wood work. The beautiful world of geppetto aka Andrew(the owner). You... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights during our honeymoon, but wished it could have been longer. We stayed in the luxury cave, which was a great experience. We had everything we needed there, and more, including the most fantastic view. It felt if we were the only ones in the world. They have also arranged a private dinner there for... More 

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Hectorspruit, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Antbear Lodge is only 2 hour's from Durban and about 25 km from the N3 you, the dirt road is not too bad and the views are stunning. I love the woodwork and each room is unique, not one of the rooms look the same. We stayed in the cave which was really special. Antbear Lodge offers Microlight Safaris and... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Fairly remote with a few kilometres of dirt road but not too far from the Midlands Meander and the Central Berg mountains. The rooms had rustic wooden furniture but well equipped and very clean with an open fire for the cold nights of Winter. The "honesty" bar was unusual in this part of the World as was the communal dining... More 

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Kinshasa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We really envoyed our stay at the Antbear guesthouse: lovely place, amazing landscape, delicious food, welcoming staff, pleasant jacuzzi after a day outside. Nice to meet other people during diner. We would love to come back.

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Howick, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We spent our 2 year wedding anniversary here and it was amazing. The people were very accomodating and friendly. The luxury cave was absolutely incredible. We loved the attention to detail and the amazing view.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I was looking for accommodation in the Drakensberg where I could propose to my beautiful girlfriend. After stumbling across the Antbear luxury cave, I knew that it would be the perfect place to stay after popping the question. Andrew, James and Joan from the lodge were amazing and helped me in anyway they could to make our stay a truly... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

we have stayed just one night for a stop over but we thought it will be a nice place to stay couples more days over. The lodge is nice and well decorated. It is in a middle of now where but it is such a nice feeling ! we could walk around and the Drakensberg is very close by the... More 

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