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nt’s Hill is hosted by a wonderful team who create an open and friendly atmosphere. Built on the edge of a cliff, this bush home offers breathtaking views across the Waterberg.

With spacious rooms and vast folding doors, the thatched lodge blends into the bush, while exotic furniture and brightly coloured African fabrics make it both sophisticated and comfortable.

The draped four-poster beds are seven foot wide and each bathroom is spectacular, offering guests sunken baths and waterfall showers.

Set in boulders on the edge of the cliff, the heated swimming pool cascades over the lip of the gorge, inducing you to relax there for hours. Ant’s Hill can cater for 16 guests and can be booked non-exclusively or exclusively to one group at a time.

The rooms consist of two privately appointed honeymoon cottages, one which has a private plunge pool, one family cottage with a master bedroom and 2 twin rooms and, a spectacular two bedroom cottage with vast living and veranda areas as well as a plunge pool and lastly, a twin/double room situated above the main lodge with a private veranda overlooking the spectacular gorge.


The main lodge boasts a spacious living area and dining room, both with fireplaces. A large veranda and deck overhang the gorge so are ideal for early morning breakfasts and evening sundowners. To top it all Ant’s Hill overlooks a waterhole frequently visited by a variety of game. There is a curio shop for those in need of retail therapy. Our team of horse managers, assistants and guides are able to offer riding lessons for those in need. Our chefs and housekeepers are the stars who make sure that all your every need is taken care of.

Built with luxury and privacy in mind, our World’s View cottage is the ultimate bush retreat. It is perfect for families of up to five people or two couples traveling together. The en-suite double bedroom upstairs opens up on to a private balcony with an outside bath overlooking the stunning valley below, where giraffe, zebra, kudu and eland can often be seen wandering.

The spacious bedroom downstairs, opening on to the deck area, can either be a twin, with two ¾ size four poster beds, or a double, with extra King-size bed, and has an en-suite bathroom featuring a bath with a view and an outside waterfall shower. There is a covered verandah outside for relaxing during the heat of the day, leading to the pool area with sunbeds and a plunge pool for cooling off. On chilly winter evenings one can cosy up next to the open fire in the sitting room with a glass of wine from the mini-bar.

Ideal for families of up to five people, this is a home away from home. The spacious en-suite master bedroom features an extra king-size four poster bed and open plan bathroom featuring a bath with a view and waterfall shower.

The twin bedroom has two ¾ four poster beds and can be converted to a double with extra king-size bed. This room shares a bathroom with the loft bedroom, nestled under the thatched roof, which is perfect for children. This cottage has a large sitting room, with open fire place and dining area, opening onto a balcony with views over the valley. There is a mini bar with tea and coffee making facilities in the lounge area


This stunning cottage is ideal for honeymooners with an extra king-size four poster bed. Bunk beds can be added to accommodate two children sharing with their parents. The bedroom features a fireplace to keep you cosy on winter evenings and opens out onto a deck with carved daybed, overlooking the valley and a water hole where animals often come to drink. The open plan en-suite bathroom features a bath with a view, a waterfall shower and there is an outdoor shower overlooking the valley for that ‘in the bush’ feeling. The room has a mini bar with tea and coffee making facilities on the veranda.

Secluded and private, this luxury cottage is perfect for honeymooners or couples looking for a romantic getaway, but is large enough to accommodate beds for two children, sharing with their parents. The extra King-size four poster bed offers a perfect, peaceful night’s sleep and the bedroom opens up onto the outside deck area with carved daybeds for relaxing in the shade, with a chilled drink from the mini-bar. For those winter evenings there is a cosy seating area inside with an open fire.

The open plan en-suite bathroom features a sunken bath and French doors which open onto the deck to bring the outside indoors. There is a waterfall shower inside and an outside shower overlooking the valley. The outside deck leads down to a private sunbathing area and a plunge pool for cooling off in the heat of the day. This room also has a mini bar with tea and coffee making facilities.


Located above the main lodge building, this delightful room can be booked as either a twin or double room. It has an en-suite bathroom and spacious outside balcony with daybed, with stunning views over the valley from its elevated position. There is a mini bar with tea and coffee making facilities.