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    Bakubung Bush Lodge

    Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent50%
          • Very good38%
          • Average8%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travelers talk about
          “sun city” (116 reviews)
          “game drives” (174 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 672 reviews

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          A warm welcome and a well appointed room. Despite my husband requesting a bath and shower we received a disabled bathroom with shower only. The room was well appointed and comfortable. Meals are exceptional with many choices. The experience felt like a 3 star plus...More

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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Upmarket and relaxing family hotel with a a wonderful view onto a drinking hole where you can sip your drink and watch animals come close by. Excellent food and very comfortable rooms. Saw plenty of fame on the game drive and self drive.More

          Thank leonardbtrip
          Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

          Dear leonardbtrip, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience with us on TripAdvisor. We appreciate all feedback received from our guests. Our Executive Chef is delighted to hear that you enjoyed our food. Our view over the Hippo pond is definitely...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Paid a fortune for a three night package and was hugely disappointed. One gets the feeling that this place simply goes through the motions to justify taking your money. The experience was completely impersonal. The reception staff are sloppy and unhelpful, and the rooms and...More

          1  Thank Michelle W
          Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Michelle W, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We appreciate all feedback received as it assists us in improving on our service delivery. I am disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          I cannot say enough positive things about this place. It is amazing. Beautiful and comfortable and delicious food, very welcoming staff, and a great safari program. I went with 18 students and 3 other adults. We had an amazing day of safari and the students...More

          1  Thank Meby C
          Response from joel P, General Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thank you for your Positive Review and we will certainly share it with our Staff who appreciates the Comments.

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We stayed for 2 nights during a trip to SA. We have done the high end safari before. We thought this was an amazing place so close to Joburg (2 1/2 hours). The facilities are super nice. Our room was excellent. The game drives were...More

          Thank Bulldoz
          Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear Bulldoz, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to hear that you were able to have such an amazing stay with us and that our Rangers were able to give you the full safari...More

          Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge
          634 reviews
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          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Concierge
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          Details
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          • $280 - $438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 100
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          • South Africa >
          • North-West Province >
          • Pilanesberg National Park
          • Also Known As
          • Bakubung Bush Hotel Pilanesberg National Park
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          pixer80
          how do i get to the lodge from the Johannesburg airport? can the lodge arrange for a pickup? also if i book online for 2 nights for 2 ppl does it include game drives for both? thank you
          June 14, 2017|
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          Response from Meby C | Reviewed this property |
          I know the lodge has a shuttle, but I do not know about the game drive bookings. All of that was arranged for us. Sorry!
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          pixer80
          how do i get to the lodge from the Johannesburg airport? can the lodge arrange for a pickup? also if i book online for 2 nights for 2 ppl does it include game drives for both? thank you
          June 14, 2017|
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          Response from Monicade1 | Property representative |
          Hi pixer80, Thank you for choosing Bakubung. We are able to arrange a transfer from Johannesburg to Bakubung at a fee of R2300 for 2 guests. This would be booked with an external transportation company we make use of. I... More
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          greatwhite_75
          What is the evening meal like if full board is included please?
          May 22, 2017|
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          Response from Monicade1 | Property representative |
          Dear greatwhite, Thank you for choosing Bakubung Bush Lodge. Our breakfast and dinner are both buffet style with a wide variety of meals available. If you would like to do a self drive, you would need to purchase a permit... More
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          "Ask for a room far away from the pathway to the central dining area"
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          "all units have excellent view but some is closer to the main building"
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          "Ask for room by watering hole"
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          "It can be cold in autumn so bring a coat, hat and gloves for the trip into the bush."
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