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Bakubung Bush Lodge

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stay at Bakubung every year and thoroughly enjoy ourselves. The accommodation is great and there is nothing better than to sit on our patio an enjoy watching the passing game. I am unfortunately quite disappointed. Our unit had a serious problem with blocked drains. The shower was basically unusable and the stench from the drain was horrendous. None of... More 

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Lima, Peru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When visiting Bakubung Lodge, we saw all the animals we came for during the 3 days we drove around the park. The hotel is nice and comfortable. The food is good and prices are reasonable. I recommend you to vist Pilanesberg National Park to experience "Africa".

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Another round of awesome sightings. Lion, elephant, buffalo and rhino on our first drive. Then cheetah and caracal today. The park is very dry but the game appears in good condition. Bakubung is great as always.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for the weekend with my parents... What a stunning place. Well maintained and very comfortable. We hD dinner in the restaurant on Friday night and the service and quality of the buffet dinner was outstanding although pricey for us South Africans.. Although to dine under the stars is definitely worth it. The game viewing was amazing .. We saw... More 

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Thank Brett M
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent a weekend at Bakubung and loved every second. Beautiful camp, inside the Pilanesberg game reserve, which horse-shoes around a water hole. We stayed in a chalet overlooking the park and had the luck of elephants coming right up to the fence (both day and night). The food is incredible and location is perfect. Small yet very nice pool-area which... More 

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Thank Olivia_Parkin
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience nice relaxing experience. The dining facilities face the watering hole. Not uncommon to see Hippos, elephants, and zebra's walk up to the watering hole. Customer service was exceptional, our host Tshepang "Faith" Moutloatse went out of her way to make us comfortable. Faith also arranged an unscheduled private tour of the Palace facility in Sun City. I highly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Bakabung as part of our 1 week South Africa Tour. It is in the Pilanesberg National Park. Beautiful wood architecture. Excellent restaurant with good South African wines selection. Room was very comfortable with 2 double beds. My wife and I wishe we could extend our stay there for a few more days, but couldn't because it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My stay at the Bakubung Lodge was amazing! The facility exceeded my expectations and the staff members from the front desk, to the restaurant to housekeeping displayed the highest level of hospitality and service but I cannot give enough accolades to Faith in guest relations. Faith went above and beyond to make certain that our experience was unique. One of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to drive up after working on Johannesburg all week for some R&R Pilanesburg reserve on the way was incredible as was the outdoor meal when we arrive. Luxurious accomodation as well as excellent food and fantastic staff Well worth the drive before heading back to the airport for the flight back to Sydney

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully facilities, excellent food and where else can you have breakfast and watch the elephants and zebras walk right up to the watering hole. Oh and the lodge safaris were great actually found the big five! The staff was also excellent and very accommodating. Special accolades to Faith Moutloatse who went way beyond her job to make sure we had... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A mere two-hour drive from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg and ten minutes from Sun City, lies a place of breathtaking beauty and serenity. A place called Bakubung Bush Lodge. Concealed in the rich expanses of the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park, Bakubung, or "People of the Hippo", offers guests everything they need to get in touch with the bush. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bakubung Bush Lodge

Address: Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316, South Africa
Location: South Africa > North-West Province > Pilanesberg National Park
Price Range: $279 - $411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bakubung Bush Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 100
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