Accommodation rating: Superior
Ant's Nest has a classic, relaxed, African atmosphere and not only enjoys lovely views down the valley but is also surrounded by open plains where horses, rhinos and other wildlife frequently graze in extremely close proximity. The team at Ant's Nest are exceptionally hospitable and will go above and beyond the call of duty to exceed visitors' expectations. The swimming pool in the garden is heated all year round and is ideal for those needing some exercise or for purely cooling off after an active day. Extensive lawns with indigenous plants surround the pool and there is a wonderful thatched chill-out spot with vast sofa beds for relaxing during the heat of the day.
Ant’s Nest features different room types from standard to deluxe,and can be booked individually or exclusively for friends and family travelling together. Dining is a memorable experience, fusing scrumptious home cooking and fine dining which is carefully prepared using the best fresh produce available. Lunch may be laid out in the bush, dinner around a fire in the boma or next to the pool and breakfast on the deck or under a tree in the garden. Guests can eat together in a relaxed atmosphere or private dinners can be served for those on a romantic getaway or family safari. The chefs can cater for all dietary requirements as well as provide simple children's menus.
Activities at Ants' Nest include horse riding, guided walking safaris, day and night wildlife drives, mountain biking and (at extra cost) massages in the comfort of your own room. There are also a wide number of excursions available in the local area, from visits to San Bushman rock art sites to riding through the bush on an elephant.
Features: 11en suite bedrooms and suites, 12-metre swimming pool, dining area.
Room amenitites: Bath & shower, tea & coffee making facilities.
Please call 020 3813 2966 for more information or to make a booking.