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Antbear Lodge

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guest house”(16 reviews)
“the owner”(21 reviews)
“luxury cave”(13 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room Service
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent the last weekend with them. What a nice place and what nice hosts! Andrew and Esme made sure we felt looked after. We also enjoyed the great food of their chef Jason. It's not far from Escourt but at the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an awesome experience! And a great place to honeymoon, with lots of privacy in the luxury cave. The staff really are a family, and treat you like gold! Such an amazing place. Thank you Antbear!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is nice with a beautiful view when you book a mountain view cabin, however pretty remote if you like to explore the drakensberg area. Prices are rather high and there are better located and equipped accommodations to find. Staff is friendly. The place...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our entire stay at this stunning place was perfect; - a warm welcome - 360^ of hospitality - breathing crystal clean African air - spectacular landscape views - exciting excursions - culinary food prepared by master chef Jason - sleeping in the garden view suite...More

Thank DienDK
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We felt us hearty welcome the whole time. The lodge and the rooms with the extraordinary wooden furnitures are very comfortable. The artistically woodworks (furniture, doors, windows, lamps ...) are so amazing and all is different. The staff (including the owner) is very friendly. The...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$180 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$180 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (195)
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U_k_Harvey
22 September 2017|
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Response from AndrewAttwood | Property representative |
That will work fine and lots of our guests do that. The drive from the Drakensberg Boys Choir School takes just about an hour. Please make sure you have directions
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U_k_Harvey
20 September 2017|
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Response from Andrew A | Property representative |
Antbear is a 2 hour drive from Durban. 180 km. It takes an hour to Drakensberg Canopy tours and can be incorporated with route with a lot of other activities too
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Peppa0913
13 April 2017|
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Response from Andrew A | Property representative |
hi Peppa Yes most definitely you can get here with a standard car. Most of our guests just have small rental cars. There is a 7 km stretch of dirt road the rest of the way can be reached on paved roads. The dirt road is in... More
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"The cave room is very private. Great!"
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"All rooms are good, with excellent views and all the amenities you'll need. There's also a honeymoon..."
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"Get the "cave room/chalet""
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"The luxury cave has a nice view and is amazing to be in"
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