We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge

    Pilanesberg Game Reserve | Sun City, Pilanesberg National Park 316, South Africa
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    29/10/2017Check In 30/10/2017Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
     3 people are viewing this hotel
    US$557
    US$496
    SAVE US$61
    US$502
    US$496
    Traveller (522)
    Room & Suite (57)
    Pool & Beach (24)
    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good11%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “outdoor shower” (67 reviews)
    “game lodge” (53 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Spa
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Deals
    29 Oct30 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Check booking site for details
      US$496
      View Deal
    • Check booking site for details
      US$502
      View Deal
    • Check booking site for details
      US$496
      View Deal
    View all 22 deals
    Write a Review
    Reviews (548)
    There are newer reviews for Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    11 - 15 of 467 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Pilansberg was more than we expected, the staff and rangers could not be more helpful and the lodges are fantastic. The food was also superb, an overall extent experience and will gladly recommend to all my friends. Wow what a place.

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank wallst2017
    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear wallst2017 Thank you for your review and being willing to recommend us to others. We are glad to know you found our staff, food and accommodation to your liking, and we hope you visit again soon. Kind Regards The Shepherds Tree Team

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is an excellent property with great accommodations, good meals and incredible game drives. The property right in Pilanesberg National Park. The units stretch up a hillside from the main lobby and dining room, The accommodations are spacious and comfortable. The meals were very good...More

    Thank SeattleKarl
    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear SeattleKarl Thank you so much for this detailed review of your recent stay at Shepherds Tree. Me and my team find feedback like yours very rewarding and it makes us happy that our guests leave with great memories. I'll share your feedback with guide...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Absolutely beautiful lodge with fantastic helpful staff. Our game ranger Was amazing and we saw everything we hoped for and more.He was also very informative.Loved our stay and would recommend to anyone.

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank barbaratL3768YF
    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear barbaratL3768YF Thank you for your feedback, I am glad you loved your stay with us and would be willing to share this experience with other travelers. We hope to welcome you back soon. Kind Regards The Shepherds Tree Team

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My wife and I had the most amazing experience recently at Shepherd's Tree in the Pilanesburg. The accommodation was very comfortable, the meals were generally excellent and the game drives were sublime. We had Marnus as our guide and that was a real treat. We...More

    Thank Garrick D
    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Garrick D Thank you for your detailed review. Me and my team try very hard to meet or exceed expectations and it is wonderful knowing you think we managed to do just that. It's also good to know you enjoyed the safari drives and...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We did not expect such a beautiful and comfortable place in the middle of the Pilanesburg National Park. Nor did we expect the food or the service to be of such a high quality. But the luxurious room and the great dining were not the...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank L129MIgaryc
    Response from Johan E, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear L129MIgaryc It is very rewarding to know we provided you with an "experience of a lifetime" and we thank you for those kind words. The safari experience is what we are all about, and I'm also glad that here we didn't disappoint, and you...More

    Bakubung Bush Lodge
    814 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Pilanesberg National Park
     
    Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge
    681 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Pilanesberg National Park
     
    The Palace of the Lost City
    1,974 reviews
    #1 of 6 hotels in Sun City
     
    Cascades, Sun City
    635 reviews
    #5 of 6 hotels in Sun City
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$459 - US$1,395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Agoda, Cancelon, Cheap Tickets and Hotwire so you can book your Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Pilanesberg National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Shepherd`s Tree Game Hotel Pilanesberg National Park
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (522)
    Room & Suite (57)
    Pool & Beach (24)
    Dining (16)
    Hotel & Grounds (390)
    Bathroom (31)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Nearby
    Bakubung Bush Lodge
    814 reviews
    8.89 km away
     
    The Palace of the Lost City
    1,974 reviews
    12.09 km away
     
    Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge
    681 reviews
    16.96 km away
     
    Cascades, Sun City
    635 reviews
    12.65 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Crystal Court
    314 reviews
    12.09 km away
    pilanesberg centre
    91 reviews
    14.17 km away
    Tusk Bar and Lounge
    134 reviews
    11.39 km away
    The Grill Room
    137 reviews
    12.10 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Pilanesberg National Park
    1,031 reviews
    14.02 km away
    Bhubeza Safaris
    16 reviews
    23.87 km away
    Ukutula Lion Park
    322 reviews
    71.02 km away
    Valley of Waves
    1,122 reviews
    12.37 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    pp21
    17 August 2017|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from Johan E | Property representative |
    HI pp21 Although Spring time in SA in October the evenings and early mornings could still be a little "chilly" . Also keep in mind that this is the beginning of our Rain season, so showers would not be uncommon. Always best... More
    0
    Votes
    Jeremy H
    28 May 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from superpad | Reviewed this property |
    I would mostly recommend a good zoom lens - you will see hopefully some animals very close, but others mights just sleep somewhere under a bush in the distance.
    1
    Vote
    Google Translation
    Room Tips
    "It's a hike uphill to the higher numbered rooms, but there is good golf cart service to give you a ride."
    Read review
    "Great room display... clean & well thought out..."
    Read review
    "All lodges excellent"
    Read review
    "All the rooms are excellent"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing