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    Bakubung Bush Lodge

    Kubu Street | Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good37%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “sun city” (117 reviews)
    “game drives” (186 reviews)
    “watering hole” (57 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
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    Tennis Court
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 725 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I spent two days in the lodge. My room beside the pool was excellent in all respects but the best things about the Bakubung are the location, the food and the friendliness of the staff (Which I found everywhere in South Africa to be fair)....More

    Thank Frank T
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    I’m going to attempt to be constructive here considering almost everything was perfect - friendly staff, welcoming, our room was comfortable and spacious- game drives by experienced passionate folk that carried us away in there quest for conservation- food was delicious and consistent. So one...More

    Thank Candice21
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded yesterday

    Dear Candice21, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We greatly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. Please accept my apologies for the over-crowded pool, your comment has been noted and will be taken under...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Stayed in the timeshare units. Great setting as the units surround the waterhole so normally some animals around and plenty of bird viewing. Units are well equipped and are always nice and clean. Overall one of the better timeshare places around.More

    Thank Grant H
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Grant H, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. I am delighted to see that you were able to have such an amazing time with us...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Its a beautiful place with very nice people always ready to help you. The rooms are comfy, the food is amazing and the view is mesmerizing. Be sure to make at least 2 games (safari), because one day we had a good luck to see...More

    Thank andrealves2015
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear andrealves2015, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. I am delighted to see that you were able to have such a wonderful experience with us in...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I spent 3 days and 2 nights at Bakubung Lodge. We were in a very roomy and comfortable room, with a nice large bed. The bathroom was well appointed. The front staff was friendly and helpful. Everything was clean and in nice...More

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

    Dear Paul K, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. I am delighted to hear that you were able to have such a wonderful time with us...More

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    • North-West Province >
    • Pilanesberg National Park
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    K M
    November 4, 2017|
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    Response from JoeGK | Reviewed this property |
    The lodge is very suited to children and young ones. Self driving is fine also. if you stay here you only pay the entrance fee one time.
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    October 16, 2017|
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    Response from JoeGK | Reviewed this property |
    Pilanesberg is firstly a malaria free area - so not worries on that front. November through to feb is the wetter season so insects will be more prevalent than say May to September in the cooler dry season. as long as you... More
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    Darrell C
    September 19, 2017|
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    thanks, yes I did but nothing. I contacted the hotel though and apparentlly 1 drive is included. Thank you though
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    "I was really happy in my room close to the pool and spa - I think most rooms are good. Not sure if any have a..."
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    "the rooms on the ground floor have access to the garden but the ones on the second floor have high ceilings..."
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    "Make sure the hot water keeps a constant temperature."
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    "Timeshare units at the end of either row have great bush views down the valley"
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