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Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest

3.0 of 5 Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 7 nights at Ant's Hill with a 6 and 7 year old and had the most wonderful time ever. The staff so looked after us and built up the kid's confidence every day. We saw loads of animals and the horses were all wonderful and a huge amount of effort was made in finding us the right horses.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a wonderful time, it's a beautiful location, the rides, horses and guides were fantastic and I will definitely go back. Everybody was very friendly and helpful. Great accommodation and excellent food

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Austrian Alps, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stay for some days in Ant's Nest and have a perfect time. All People there are like my family and game rides and drive a first class!! The Horses are very good and were running safely. We hope we visit you next time

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We spent 4 days at Ants Nest in December with our two children Georgia 11 and Luke 16 and it was just magical. Everybody was so helpful and made you feel part of the family from the moment you arrived. The accomodation was first class, the food was delicious and special mention must be made to David the chef who... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We spent 3 nights in the Hideaway Cottage at Ant's Hill, and I cannot imagine any way the experience could have been better. Starting before we even arrived, they worked with us on the best ways to get there, dietary restrictions and they even followed up with our previous hotel when we were late to arrive at check in to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We truly felt at home - the staff were friendly, welcoming and great conversationalists. You leave feeling you have made new friends. The food was good, plentiful and home-style, the rooms were clean but again not trendy - we didn't want them to be. I had hardly ever ridden a horse but there are horses for all abilities and the... More 

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Pretoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We visited Ant's Nest for our 3rd Wedding Anniversary the weekend of 14 November 2014. What an amazing experience. Gail phoned us on the way to confirm our ETA for lunch arrangements & the staff came to greet us at the car to take our luggage. Our room was upgraded as a surprise and we were treated to wonderful breakfasts,... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My husband and I spent 4 fabulous days here.The experience of riding among giraffes, wart hogs and wildebeests beats anything I've ever done in the States! The horses were excellent and they went out of their way to match horse and rider, changing if you weren't satisfied. The accommodations were lovely and relaxing, the surroundings stunning, and the food was... More 

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Chislehurst, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Well having been back in the UK for a week I can confirm that I'm still buzzing from the best holiday I have ever had. Everything about Ants Nest is designed to make guests as relaxed and chilled as possible and it succeeds on all fronts. Cats and dogs roaming around the house, horses galore wandering around in the bush... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Myself and my husband just returned from truly the best holiday of our lives. We have travelled to many far flung locations, but absoultely NOTHING can beat the hospitality, horses, guides, company, food and the accomodation itself of both Ants Nest and Ants Hill. The pace was fast or slow depending on how you wanted to ride, the horses matched... More 

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Address: Gunfontein, Vaalwater 0530, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Waterberg > Vaalwater
Hotel Class:3 star — Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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Ant`s Hill & Ant`s Nest Hotel Vaalwater
Ant`s Hill And Ant`s Nest
Ant's Hill & Ant's Nest Vaalwater, Waterberg, South Africa

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