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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently stayed here for two nights and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The staff were absolutely fantastic and couldn’t do enough for us. They were helpful, friendly and accommodating. We managed to get out on 3 game drives and we were not disappointed! The game...More

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

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

Reviewed 1 week ago

Initially I was keen to stay here based on good reviews. Unfortunately our stay was very disappointing. The good: the location adjacent to Pilanesberg National Park is great. The game drivers were enthusiastic, and the bookings lady very friendly. The buffet was very good for...More

Thank mendl2018
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear mendl2018, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online guest questionnaire. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. Please accept my apologies that your Ranger was late for the Game drive. Our Head Ranger has been informed and will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in a lodge that is inside a national park and a room that faces the grazing areas of the animals is a jaw dropping experience. The property was in exceptional condition with an attentive staff that addresses any need. The dining was just as...More

Thank trisporter717
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear trisporter717, 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 1 week ago via mobile

A really enjoyable visit to Bakubung which surprised me, given the issues before we arrived. I booked and paid for our reservation online through the Bakubung website, 8mths prior to our visit. However, I’d regularly get emails from the lodge (in poor English) asking when...More

1  Thank nking24
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear nking24, Thank you for taking the time to share such an extensive review on your recent experience with us. We truly appreciate all feedback received as it assists us in rectifying any service shortcoming we may have. I would firstly like to apologies for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family spent 2 nights and 3 days recently. Lots and lots of families, particularly families with small kids (it was spring break, but many kids were below 5.). My kids (who are school-age) enjoyed the amenities at the resort - playground, pool - and...More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guest. We do consider our property to be family friendly as we provide many activities for children and adults...More

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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
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Spa
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US$ 354 - US$ 511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 354 - US$ 511 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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友樹 大
6 March 2018|
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Response from Monicade1 | Property representative |
Good day, Our Game drive times vary according to the season. Morning drives depart between 05:30-06:30am while the Afternoon drives depart between 15:00-16:30. In terms of children on Game drives, this is left to the... More
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Mikey G
6 February 2018|
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Response from Raakesh J | Reviewed this property |
the game drive is for all the persons staying at the resort
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Mikey G
6 February 2018|
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Response from johannesv729 | Reviewed this property |
Hallo, a booking includes dinner, brunch and one game drive per person booked.
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Room Tips
"Any room facing into the park is fantastic"
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"Lawn Attached Rooms on Ground Floor"
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"Stayed in the timeshare units which are all very nice."
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"Timeshare units from 221 upwards are more private, A 6 sleeper has a much bigger room than a studio 2 bedroom."
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