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    Bakubung Bush Lodge

    Kubu Street | Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
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    “sun city” (117 reviews)
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 718 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The place is perfectly located on a watering hole where animals come to drink and that was our view from the room! Its a nice place, really clean luxurious rooms. Staff were very decent and helpful, except for the lady at the reception when we...More

    Thank Niso9324
    Reviewed yesterday

    The lodge is located in the heaven: you wake up, open your curtains and you see a family of monkeys just sitting in front of your window... you go to the pool to have a bath, the monkeys will accompany you... you have your breakfast...More

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

    Dear chuzzlehead, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your wonderful experience with us on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to see that you were able to have such an amazing time with us in the tranquility of the bush and that you...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We really enjoyed our stay there in May. We spent two nights and took the morning game drive where we saw a lion, giraffes, wildebeasts , rhino, hippo and many antelope types. It was a cold and rainy day but still very enjoyable. If you...More

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

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

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The hotel is definitely not a 4 star establishment and completely over priced for what you get in return. The facilities are old and the hotel is in urgent need of an upgrade. Room service was a disgrace an there weren't enough towels in the...More

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

    Dear Machiel S, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us at Bakubung. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our guests as it allows us the opportunity to improve on any service shortcomings we may have. I would like...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I have stayed here many times in the past and recently again, over the years I have always enjoyed this exclusive lodge with all it offers from the restaurant, the pool, the boma for meals around the fire, the game drive in open safaris vehicles...More

    Thank johannesv729
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Dear johannesv729, 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 absolutely delighted to hear of your magical experience with us and that you thoroughly enjoyed all...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$335 - US$579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • North-West Province >
    • Pilanesberg National Park
    • Also Known As
    • Bakubung Bush Hotel Pilanesberg National Park
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    K M
    5 November 2017|
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    Response from JoeGK | Reviewed this property |
    The lodge is very suited to children and young ones. Self driving is fine also. if you stay here you only pay the entrance fee one time.
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    Niso9324
    16 October 2017|
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    Response from JoeGK | Reviewed this property |
    Pilanesberg is firstly a malaria free area - so not worries on that front. November through to feb is the wetter season so insects will be more prevalent than say May to September in the cooler dry season. as long as you... More
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    Darrell C
    19 September 2017|
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    Response from Darrell C |
    thanks, yes I did but nothing. I contacted the hotel though and apparentlly 1 drive is included. Thank you though
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    "the rooms on the ground floor have access to the garden but the ones on the second floor have high ceilings..."
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    "Timeshare units at the end of either row have great bush views down the valley"
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    "Rooms facing the Hippo Pool are a good location."
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