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Bakubung Bush Lodge

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Rasht
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

quiet place for rest and safary driving to jungle and watching nature and wild animals very delcious barbique dinner the best breakfast at every morning and very good dinner at every night very nice receptor our family have the best memorizes od bakubang hotel and plainberg jungle park

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Reviewed 25 March 2016

This was the best place out of all the hotels we stayed during our trip to SA. The rooms are really spacious, neat and almost all the rooms have got a perfect view. The breakfast was really good with so many fresh fruits and other choices. They even had candle light dinner on one of the days, which was excellent....

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 23 March 2016

I ended up at Bakubung by chance; Manyane was booked and I opted to visit here. SO glad I did! Upon arrival there was a group of Zebras just outside lazily grazing near the fence. From the moment I got out of the vehicle everyone was extremely courteous and friendly. The atmosphere of the place, from the thatch roofs to...

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Aosta
Reviewed 18 March 2016

I really suggest this lodge for the location and confort. Well organized game safari with professional guides (Zoo) and very nice hotel and good service. Free wifi, spa and swimming pool. Very relaxing.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2016

So enjoyable for 5 days towards the beginning of our holiday that we came back for 5 more at the end. This was our first visit to a game lodge so we cannot compare it to others. The lodge, whilst still expensive, is the cheapest option within the malaria free Pilanesberg National Park. The usual rate is for half board...

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Thank AdrianB144
Boksburg, South Africa
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

A great long weekend in great accommodation. The chalet is perfectly kitted out for those that wish to self cater. The unit was kept clean and fresh towels were provided daily. A suggestion would be to put an Aircon in the bedroom as it's incredibly hot with only a fan in summer. Amazing wildlife can be viewed right from your...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Finishing my business trip to Joburg we decided to relax last 2 days at Pilanesberg National Park. Started with changing room due to leaking air conditioning, no problem at all since reception helped immediately. Very good quality of meals served in restaurant, we found a la carte option as bit better than meals served as part of buffet. Safari provided...

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Thank Vendys77
Hachenburg, Germany
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Really nice Lodge in the south of Pilanesberg..... very quite.....with wonderful view into the nature!!! Friendly staff and great food!! I will be back soon...... Great game drive with an open jeep with lots of animals :)) .....................................................

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Reviewed 10 March 2016

We stayed at Bakubang for my grandmothers 90th birthday because she had such fond memories of this hotel and she really wanted to return. In my opinion it is completely over-priced and rather out-dated. The rooms have apparently recently been redone, however carpets feel threadbare and curtains aren't hung well. Meals are ok. Staff are friendly-ish.. I think your money...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 10 March 2016

We had one dinner once at the lodge and it's what made us want to go back to stay. So we booked two nights including New Year's Eve. The lodge remains an amazing accommodation option inside the park with a water hole right in center stage. Animals come and drink the morning and PM and it's really fascinating to be...

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  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking
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  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A mere two-hour drive from the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg and ten minutes from Sun City, lies a place of breathtaking beauty and serenity. A place called Bakubung Bush Lodge. Concealed in the rich expanses of the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park, Bakubung, or "People of the Hippo", offers guests everything they need to get in touch with the bush. ... more   less 

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Address: Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316, South Africa
Region: South Africa > North-West Province > Pilanesberg National Park
Price Range: ₹ 16,759 - ₹ 28,702 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Bakubung Bush Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 100
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“Request a room that fronts the meadow”
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  • The beds
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mingfatsai, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose hotel in Sun City”
Monikey2013, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms and chalets have excellent views.”
Dsmiff, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The luxury suites are newer. Also the views from the ground floor rooms are better as the trees may obscure the views from the upper rooms”
pjgriffiths10, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Avoid 322 and 321 if it looks like rain. The roof leaks.”
cromagnumal, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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