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Reviewed 24 December 2016

Great view from the restaurant terrace. You can see a lake and plenty of animals. Perfect to warm up before your visit to the Park. The food is also very good here and not so expensive. If you just go there to eat then you...More

Thank Kristof B
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Been coming to Pilansberg National Park quite regularly and stayed at Bakubung several times over the years. It is not a luxury safari lodge, but a hotel. Bakubung is a resort with hotel and time share villas arranged in a U shape around a waterhole,...More

Thank Africa_Travels
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Close enough to "bright lights" , casino, etc at Sun City but far enough in the Pilanes Berg park to enjoy the "Big Five" , either driving yourself or with knowledgeable guides in custom built open sight seeing vehicles. Bakubung itself offers excellent accommodation overlooking...More

Thank cpvdm
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Travelling as two families with children, we found Bakubung the perfect option to experience the Pilanesberg with ease. We had two neighbouring rooms overlooking the waterhole, from which we could view the animals visiting the waterhole which even included and elephant in the evening! The...More

Thank TwixUK
Reviewed 20 December 2016

No great expectations of our first visit to South Africa but found the whole experience quite wonderful, great location, lovely atmosphere and everyone's was so friendly and welcoming. The accommodation was comfortable, clean and airy, the food delicious with lots of choices. Lamb on the...More

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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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"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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