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    Bakubung Bush Lodge

    Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316, South Africa
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    • Excellent50%
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    • Average8%
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My husband and I stayed at Bakubung room 536 for the long weekend in June. We found a package deal that gave us 2 game drives as well as dinner bed and breakfast. First the positive: the meals are really great, such a huge variety...More

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

    Dear Liezel M, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. Please accept my sincere apologies for the manner in which your check-in was handled and that you had...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This was a great place to stay, nice room overlooking the Pilanesberg National Park who provided us with two game drives and great meals as part of our one night package, wished we had booked a longer stay as it outclassed the rest of our...More

    Thank Robert M
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Robert M, Thank you for taking the time to share your amazing experience with us on TripAdvisor. All feedback received from our esteemed guests is greatly appreciated. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed our location and the scenic views that come with...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Spent a Friday to a Sunday staying at Bakubung lodge overlooking the pool as we booked quite late. Evening buffet was excellent with plenty of choice. Had the morning and evening game drives on the Saturday while we did two on our own. Loads of...More

    Thank Jane S
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Jane S, Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is always such a pleasure to receive such feedback. I am delighted to hear that you had such a memorable experience with us and that our delicious buffet only further...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Bakubung bush logde is in one of the best game reserve in South Africa Pilanesburg game reserve. The food is out of this world, the rooms are so warm and homely you'll never think you in the bush. The chances of seeing a predators in...More

    Thank 731aubreyk
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear 731aubreyk, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is always such a pleasure to receive such an amazing review from our esteemed guests and I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    So we had an excellent room for the family. Arrived a little late and we had food reserved for us. There was very little in terms of things to do at the lodge itself so had to learn the lodge for activities. They have great...More

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

    Dear tadiwa t, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. Please accept my apologies that we were unable to meet your expectations in terms of service from our restaurant....More

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    • Restaurant
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    • 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
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
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    • $264 - $484 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Pilanesberg National Park
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    pixer80
    June 14, 2017|
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    Response from Ray S | Reviewed this property |
    The lodge has an airport shuttle. Email the lodge to ask if game drives are included in the booking rate- I paid extra for my game drives but was worth it.
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    pixer80
    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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    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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    "The rooms are facing the lake, and you can see all kinds of animals coming to drink."
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    "Keep doors or windows closed while away. There are little monkeys in the premises, though nice, may enter..."
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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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