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Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

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Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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Saint-Marcel-sur-Aude, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are looking for a relaxing yet active luxurious holiday,look no farther. Ants Lodges are the place. Food is delicious and they cater to any dietary requirements. The riding is wonderful,as are the charming guides and staff. I will definitely return!

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Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest, responded to this review

Thank you for your great feedback Simone The Ant's team look forward to welcoming you back soon! More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for 4 nights at Ant's Hill in a gorgeous "cottage" with an outside shower, private pool and freestanding stone bath on our terrace overlooking the bush - gorgeous! The staff are all incredibly friendly and helpful and did everything possible to make our stay as fabulous as they could, and it truly was. We loved sharing meal times... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My daughter and I went to Ant s Nest and had a dream holiday. It ticked every box. The people at the camp were fantastic - so fried fly and welcomingand extremely good horses to suit every standard of rider and beautiful land. Once you have seen the game from horseback you wouldn't t want to do it any other... More 

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Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest, responded to this review

Thank you for your great feedback Alison, great to hear you had such a fantastic time with us at Ant's Nest. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Amazing!!! Best holiday ever. Fantastic horses.,staff, accommodation, food and unforgettable wildlife. Can't wait to go back. Easy trip from joburg. Nothing is too much trouble. Also cater for non riders with game drives and bush walks.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our second trip to Ant's. It was again such a wonderful trip with everything tailor made for us to enjoy our week of horse riding and other activities. We really would rate every aspect as excellent - it is hard to think of anything that could be improved! Compared to our last shorter visit, it was a lovely contrast to... More 

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Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review Andrew, it was a pleasure having you and Helen stay with us again! Looking forward to welcoming you both back soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dear Ant's Nest team, thank you for providing us such a pleasant experience staying with you. We had a great time. It was the family-like atmosphere, friendliness of the team, your willingness to go out of your way to cater to our wishes, the delicious food, outdoor activities, humor and fun that made our stay so special. Even the horseback... More 

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Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you fantastic feedback The Ant's Nest team are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back! More 

Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family (kids 3 & 5) stayed at Ant's Hill for 3 nights, having a great time. Safari on horseback was great fun for everyone and did not require any previous riding experience. The staff did a wonderful job bringing us close to many animals and keeping the kids entertained along the way. While the rustic design of their rooms... More 

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Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we are so glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. It is always a must to give the riding a go even if you have no experience, I am sure you will agree it is an amazing experience! We look forward to welcoming you back to Ant's soon! More 

Godshill, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from our Family holiday at Ants Nests, it was an absolutely brilliant experience for us and our two boys. It is a super destination for everyone, young or old. The staff are fabulous and cater for anything and everything you want to do. Our boys who are 10 & 8 had a great time, riding, fishing,... More 

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Antslodges, Public Relations Manager at Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback, we are so glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and the variety of activities we have on offer at Ant's. The boys will have to come back soon so we can test out their bush skills! :-) More 

London
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed three nights including Christmas Day and had an excellent stay here, with the highlight being the riding safaris and swimming with the horses to cool down. Lovely staff, activities all optional, seeing the rhinos (being fed to help with their protection) is fantastic and the rooms and lodge are in a very peaceful setting with wonderful views

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Oxshott, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Beautiful lodge in astounding setting in African bush, with staff who really care. Fit trusty horses suitable for all levels of rider. Safe and fun as there are no lions here. Stayed at the Hiil and the Nest. Loved both. The hill is more romantic and the Nest more homely. Rode every day and saw lots of game up close... More 

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