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Pilanesberg Game Reserve Sun City, Pilanesberg National Park 316 South Africa See on map
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Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must begin by saying this was my first Safari ever! It was just outstanding and the Guide and Driver we had, Cole, is a jewel! Ask for him to be your guide/driver. He tells you all kinds of facts and figures about the animals. He...More

Thank LeslieF
Reviewed 2 days ago

What can I say but thank you so much. What was supposed to be an over nighter to 'fill in time' turned out to be one of the best experiences of my life. Everything about Shepherd's Tree was beyond expectation coupled with extensive animal sightings,...More

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Thank jefflang2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved the actual lodge, beautiful rooms. Staff so helpful . The Safari was breath taking, our guide Sammy knowledge of the animals and their habits and to where we might find them was excellent. He tried so hard to always get the best camera angle...More

Thank Allison M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge was the second stop on our Honeymoon vacation. Also this was also our first time to any part of Africa. After arriving at the lodge we were treated with the best service throughout our entire stay. The staff and our Safari...More

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Thank vernieral
Response from Tafa_Manyowa, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear Vernieral Thank you for taking your precious time to write us a wonderful review following your amazing 3-nights stay at Shepherds Tree. Feedback such as yours is lovely to read and I will be sure to share this with the passionate and hard-working team...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived with high expectations having stayed at the sister property, Ivory Tree previously. Not only did they not disappoint they truly excelled in every aspect. The suite was spectacular, housekeeping, the general lodge staff were all so friendly and helpful, reception staff, management and...More

Thank Brad G
Response from Tafa_Manyowa, General Manager at Shepherd's Tree Game LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Brad G Thank you for your wonderful review following your recent stay at Shepherds Tree. We always strive to provide all our guests with exceptional experiences and receiving feedback such as yours confirms that we are hitting the mark. I will be certain to...More

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Description
Skirting the northern slopes of an amphitheatre within the Pilanesberg Game Reserve lies Shepherd’s Tree Game Lodge, the lodge enjoys unrestricted vistas of the wilderness area of this big 5 wildlife sanctuary. More Sweeping patios and sun decks adjoin the generous guest entertainment areas and rim-flow swimming pool. A gourmet restaurant, open entertainment decks, cigar lounge and gift gallery are amongst some of the facilities that discerning guests will find during their African safari. The lodge also includes a conference facility and Amani Spa. Attention to detail extends beyond the pleasure of your hosts, and is perhaps only rivaled by the contemporary cuisine, freshly prepared by dedicated chefs. Shepherd’s Tree features 13 double and 4 executive suites accommodating a maximum of 60 guests. Absolute privacy is ensures through the linear positioning of the suites along an elevated contour line, and providing panoramic vistas of the reserve. Each chalet features full en-suite bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities, mini bar and safe. Whilst some of our guests will find proximity to the Sun City complex appealing, most of our guests are at Shepherd’s Tree for the thrill and excitement of big game viewing from the comfort of our custom built game viewers. Qualified and experienced guides are tasked with the pleasure of interpreting the sights and sounds of this vast wildlife sanctuary. The reserve is home to the big 5 and cheetah, wild dogs and hippo. Guests are encouraged to join their guide and host on 2 daily safaris, designed around optimal game activity periods, these occur in the early morning and in the late afternoon and evening, the afternoon safari is punctuated by a sundowner stop before continuing into the night with the use of a powerful spotlight. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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
30
Price range
US$364 - US$1 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shepherd`s Tree Game 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
30
Price range
US$364 - US$1 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shepherd`s Tree Game Hotel Pilanesberg National Park
Location
South Africa > North-West Province > Pilanesberg National Park
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"The family suite was spacious and well designed giving us a very comfortable base."
BradG24
2 weeks ago
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"comfortable room, always clean with a lovely view, bath and outdoor shower overlooking the savannah was..."
AlineT711
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"Dress warmly! It gets very cold in July and August."
alexD7839TK
07 Aug 2018
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"Luxurious lodge in a great game reserve"
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22 Jul 2018
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