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Kubu Street Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316 South Africa
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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 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.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Spa
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Tennis Court
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Great View
Mountain View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Lanseria Airport98 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was clean and well appointed with everything you need for an enjoyable stay. The rangers on the game drives were knowledgeable and went out of their way to ensure very good sightings of animals and nature experiences.More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank BenPiet
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear BenPiet, 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 time with us in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I checked in on the 04th Dec, and I good service at reception. Rooms were good for the price. The game drive was super and our driver cum guide Steve was excellent in his job Warm, and well spoken and friendly. Dinner served at the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Sunil1964
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sunil1964, 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 would like to extend my sincere apologies for the incident that occurred on your departure. I can...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in 4 bed 2 bedroom self catering chalet The property was immaculate, the lady who did the cleaning was wonderful, faultless. The location is great,within 5 mins drive you are at a waterhole/dam which never disappoints 9 lion and a rhino at dusk...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Lerks22
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lerks22, 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

Booked in here as part of a tour package. Fantastic place! Game drives were great. I took three drives (2 morning and 1 night) and saw everything but cheetah and leopard. Clement the Ranger was my guide on two of the drives. He did a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank BILL C
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear BILL C, 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...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I haven’t got the words. It is an amazing place! We’ve only stay for 2 nights but it’s the perfect place do spend an entire week. Lovely staff, great infrastructures, loved the decor and cleaning! The buffet is wonderful and everything is in the right...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Patriciadjsilva
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Patriciadjsilva, 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

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lewish725
22 November 2018|
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Response from Marthelene J | Reviewed this property |
No free game drives...traveling can be arranged at reception. Awesome service
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Jo W
15 November 2018|
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Response from RaymondJS | Reviewed this property |
I had a chalet for a week, and that does not include game drives which are charged for extra.
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Lisa D
30 October 2018|
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Response from 750katherinec | Reviewed this property |
Yes as far as i know
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Room Tips
"The rooms on second floor of Building 3 offer a good view."
edwardgM864DG
6 Nov 2018
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"Some rooms overlook the pool area, others a little further but a bit quieter in the day. Check when booking..."
kylehW8093PP
27 Oct 2018
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"All rooms are excellent. You won't be soending too much time in your room other than sleeping!"
Y5291IUjohnf
22 Oct 2018
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"Request to have a room on the reserve."
SashaSimitopoulos
2 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$293 - US$455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
bakubung bush hotel pilanesberg national parkbakubung bush lodge
LOCATION
South AfricaNorth-West ProvincePilanesberg National Park
NUMBER OF ROOMS
100
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