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Kubu Street Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

We feel in love with Bakubung Lodge. We had a group of 13 from the US and our travel agent from Global Incite - Carmen F. hit the mark on this one. The staff were super friendly and the food was delish. Don't miss the...More

Thank mamadel57
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a frequent traveler and journalist, I´m crossing the world often. The 3 days stay in Bakubung Lodge and Pilanesberg Park itself was for us an extraordinary experience. The service in the hotel was very friendly, very helpful staff, clean rooms, excellent catering. But the...More

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

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

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tacked on a trip to Pilanesberg while in Johannesburg on business. Trip organised by Detour Africa (see separate review but excellent company) who organised the lodge as well. Check it was smooth, and very impressed with the staff who remembered my name throughout the stay....More

1  Thank Manny-C
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Manny-C, 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. Please accept my apologies that the food was not always at the correct temperature. Our Executive Chef has...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights in August 2018. This was our first time in South Africa and this place was actually recommended to us by a local we had contact with. I booked it through safaribookings.com so we had pretty much...More

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

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went to Bakubung for the second time this year and this place is just magical!!! The people were so super friendly and helpful. FOOD-The food is excellent- the lamb braai and Boma dinner are a must. Breakfast is brilliant- omelettes, pancakes, waffles, cereal, muffins-...More

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

Dear SashaSimitopoulos, 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 comments regarding lunch and the inconsistency of Game drive snacks and beverages. Both our...More

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About
Description
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 More 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. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$296 - US$417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bakubung Bush Hotel Pilanesberg National Park
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Pilanesberg National Park
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$296 - US$417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bakubung Bush Hotel Pilanesberg National Park
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Pilanesberg National Park
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Dining (100)
Pool & Beach (31)
Amenities (24)
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Questions & Answers
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Su B
4 July 2018|
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Response from Skuweriny | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you book up front, the food is excellent and every time we ate there it was fairly packed. Unknown if you can access form outside, we stayed in the camp.
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Jamaicadreamingxoxo
8 June 2018|
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Response from itguyjhb | Reviewed this property |
UberX will cost you in the region of R1800 - R2000
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Room Tips
"Request to have a room on the reserve."
SashaSimitopoulos
2 weeks ago
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"125 is a quiet room with direct view of the water hole."
lisakG3778XB
2 weeks ago
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"i stayed in the Self Catering Unit for 6 people. It was right next to the waterhole where the game came to..."
661lindi
3 weeks ago
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"Over looking hippo loop is best!"
750katherinec
12 Aug 2018
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