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I spent 7 days at ants nest in October 17. If you've never been on safari...this is a great start. The accommodation is luxurious with every need catered for..the pace relaxed..the staff plentiful...knowledgeable and obliging..and the food fabulous. The horse riding which we did every...More
If you are considering Ants Hill you may be wondering whether it is solely a place for horse safaris, whether to go on a horse safari in the first place, what the accommodation and team are like, what time of year to go and whether...More
My husband and I and our two children (10 and 11 years old) spent a week at Ants Nest this August as part of a trip to South Africa to celebrate my 50th birthday. We spent a few days in Cape Town, a week here...More
Stayed in August 2017 as a party of 6 for 3 nights - 2 children, 3 adults, 1 OAP.
If you are active, then this will suit you. The safari's are either on horseback, mountain bike or walking. Not best suited to an OAP!
Our family of 5 had the most wonderful 4 nights at Ants Nest and I can not recommend it enough.Wonderful personalised attention to accommodate 3 children aged 7, 12 and 14 of varying horse riding ability, knowledgable and fun guides, beautiful accommodation, memorable sundowners, delicious...More
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US$182 - US$1,638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ant's Nest would be a better option of the two (because of the drop-offs reference above) but the pool does not have a fence around it. I found the staff to be very family friendly - we had a 3 and an 8 year old with us... More
Ant's Nest would be a better option of the two (because of the drop-offs reference above) but the pool does not have a fence around it. I found the staff to be very family friendly - we had a 3 and an 8 year old with us. They are very flexible with regard to kids meals, etc. There are outdoor toys to amuse kids with, but you will need to keep an eye on a two year old because of the pool.
I would also say that some places recommendations on tips are quite high, others less so. Ants is on the high side, but that said we tipped on the high side here as they are so lovely. However, I wouldn't go too high on the... More
I would also say that some places recommendations on tips are quite high, others less so. Ants is on the high side, but that said we tipped on the high side here as they are so lovely. However, I wouldn't go too high on the daily recommendation if you are staying for two weeks,it will prove to be very expensive.
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