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    Bakubung Bush Lodge

    Kubu Street | Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good37%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “sun city” (117 reviews)
    “game drives” (186 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    Restaurant
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 6 November 2016

    Our experience in the Pilanesberg National Park was magnificent. We've been visiting our parks and nature reserves for 16 years, regularly, and we have never seen as much of big game as we saw during the game drives here. As most of the other guests...More

    Thank Dotar5ojat
    Reviewed 31 October 2016

    Only 2 hours drive from Joburg, and a 5 minute drive into my favourite game park, rooms are lovely, and the pool is a great place to catch some sun. Excellent meals and good service. You can lie in the pool and watch the animals...More

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    Response from GMokotedi, Rooms Division Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 November 2016

    Dear Totigirl Thank you for the wonderful feedback, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the park and various services at the Lodge, It always makes us proud to see that the service from the team was good. Thank you for staying with us...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2016

    A long story short. After experiencing a disappointing game drive and a massive mix up in booking for our four year wedding anniversary boma dinner braai. The general manager, Joel Papenfus went above and beyond to rectify any bad experience we had that day. A...More

    Thank CarlaBlanckenberg
    Response from GMokotedi, Rooms Division Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 November 2016

    Dear CarlaBlanckenberg Thank you very much for the feedback, we are delighted that the game drive mix up was satisfactorily resolved by our General Manager, we take pride in excellent customer service and guest satisfaction, and we are delighted that our boss led by example,...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2016

    What a sad difference between this visit and our previous one in 2011 - in a single serious respect: Pilanesberg is drying out! As a result of three consecutive drought years, the Bushveld has deteriorated drastically, and many tree and shrub varieties have died off...More

    1  Thank eilonglen
    Response from GMokotedi, Rooms Division Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 November 2016

    Dear eilonglen Thank you very much for your comprehensive feedback, It is much appreciated. It is certainly sad to see the park drying out as a result of drought, we are also very grateful that despite the situation the animal population is still very healthy...More

    Reviewed 26 October 2016

    Excellent accommodation. We went with our son and his family. Good food. Breakfast and dinner and one game drive a day included in the price. We also did a self drive and saw lots of animals. Grand-children were amazed to see a monkey by the...More

    Thank Noeljan52
    Response from GMokotedi, Rooms Division Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 November 2016

    Dear Noeljan52 Thank you very much for the wonderful feedback. We are delighted that you loved the accommodation and enjoyed the food, we will certainly share the feedback with the Chef and the Food & Beverage team. We are truly grateful to be surrounded by...More

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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
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    • US$ 349 - US$ 594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • 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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    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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    thanks, yes I did but nothing. I contacted the hotel though and apparentlly 1 drive is included. Thank you though
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