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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%
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    “sun city” (119 reviews)
    “game drives” (189 reviews)
    “time share” (31 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 736 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Bakubung is a great place if you would like to see the Bush and get a little peace and quiet. We had a family vacation and stayed in a self catering unit. The unit is very spacious, with room and a couches. There is dstv...More

    1  Thank jainesh h
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I was with my wife and 2 teenage children and we were joined by our good friends who live in Cape Town. The location is fine the people who work there are great, very accommodating. The food was about an 8.5 out of 10. So...More

    Thank Giraffe044
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded yesterday

    Dear Giraffe044, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received as it assists us in improving on our service delivery. I would like to extend my sincere apologies that the air-conditioner was...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    we went on a family holiday to Bakubung in December 2017 with 2 children aged 2 and 4 years. the staff were unbelievably friendly and helpful and were amazing towards the children. we had a lovely room. we booked very last minute so the room...More

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

    Dear brenda z, Thank you for taking the time to write such an extensive review on your recent stay with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. Our Executive Chef is absolutely elated to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was not on my initial itinerary but was amended by my travel agent. I trust her judgement and knows the standards and requirements when i holiday. I am so glad she did. This is in the bush but you not roughing it out. Its...More

    Thank peerr2017
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear peerr2017, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is always such a pleasure to receive such wonderful feedback. I am delighted to see that you were pleasantly surprised with our location, meal options and that...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We travelled to the lodge as a large extended family group of 9 people...ages ranging from 4y to 76y. We were very happy with the majority of our stay at the lodge, and thrilled to see 2 leopards in 2 days! The rooms were a...More

    Thank 66SADA
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 days ago

    Dear 66SADA, 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 have noted your concerns surrounding the lighting in the rooms and our Maintenance Manager will be investigating...More

    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • $388 - $573 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Pilanesberg National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Bakubung Bush Hotel Pilanesberg National Park
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    Traveler (730)
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    Dining (91)
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    Hotel & Grounds (620)
    Bathroom (18)
    Family and Play Areas (15)
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    Lavie A
    January 11, 2018|
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    Response from peerr2017 | Reviewed this property |
    If you are a guest at the Lodge they have two safaris a day. one at 5;30 am for three hours and one at 4:30 pm for three hours. Dont call. Physically go to reception and choose your option. This is an extra cost if it is... More
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    November 4, 2017|
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    Response from Tiana A | Reviewed this property |
    You can not self-drive in park. I would not recommend bringing a 10 months old baby when touring the park.
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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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