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    Bakubung Bush Lodge

    Bakubung Gate, Pilanesberg National Park 0316, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
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    • Average8%
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    “sun city” (116 reviews)
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    21 - 25 of 677 reviews

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    The lodge is well equipped, of good quality and practical for safaris in the adjacent Pilanesberg National Park, where you can find all interesting animals and birds. Also the Sun City and Lost City Golf courses are in the neighbourhood.More

    1  Thank g_stz
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 18 May 2017

    Dear g_stz, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found our location to be...More

    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    Upon arrival at bakubung, the two of us were told at reception that the game drives of that night and the next morning were fully booked. We were only booked in for one night and had booked a game drive for that night when booking...More

    2  Thank Andrew B
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 18 May 2017

    Dear Andrew B, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. Please accept my sincere apologies for the confusion surrounding the game drive booking as well as the fruit platter and the sparkling wine. I can fully understand your...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

    We have been here before and this time was the best ever. Friendly staff great food and great service. The rooms are spotless with every extra you can think of. We had the first night a terribly rude and selfish neighbour who made a hell...More

    1  Thank Ray S
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 18 May 2017

    Dear Ray S, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. I would like to apologize for the inconvenience experienced on your first night with us and am pleased to hear that it was swiftly dealt with by Patience....More

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    Bakubung is as much an African culinary experience as it is game viewing. Do not come here to diet or detox. There is a great emphasis on delicious and plentiful food. You certainly don't want to miss the bush braai on Saturday evenings. A lot...More

    1  Thank Steve_zaJhb
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 18 May 2017

    Dear Steve_zaJhb, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is always such a pleasure to know that we were able to exceed all expectations in providing an all-round amazing stay with us. I would like to...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

    Having previously stayed at the sister property Kwa-Maritane, I wanted to give the nearby Bakubung a try on this trip, I'm very glad I did. Arrived at around 14:30, the room was ready for check in. The check in process was smooth, informative and efficient....More

    2  Thank chrisvandermerwe
    Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 17 May 2017

    Dear chrisvandermerwe, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your memorable experience with us on TripAdvisor. It is always such a treat to receive such wonderful feedback from our esteemed guests and we are delighted to hear that you had such an...More

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    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$258 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • North-West Province >
    • Pilanesberg National Park
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    pixer80
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from Ray S | Reviewed this property |
    The lodge has an airport shuttle. Email the lodge to ask if game drives are included in the booking rate- I paid extra for my game drives but was worth it.
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    pixer80
    14 June 2017|
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    Response from Monicade1 | Property representative |
    Hi pixer80, Thank you for choosing Bakubung. We are able to arrange a transfer from Johannesburg to Bakubung at a fee of R2300 for 2 guests. This would be booked with an external transportation company we make use of. I... More
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    greatwhite_75
    22 May 2017|
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    Response from Monicade1 | Property representative |
    Dear greatwhite, Thank you for choosing Bakubung Bush Lodge. Our breakfast and dinner are both buffet style with a wide variety of meals available. If you would like to do a self drive, you would need to purchase a permit... More
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    "The rooms are facing the lake, and you can see all kinds of animals coming to drink."
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    "Keep doors or windows closed while away. There are little monkeys in the premises, though nice, may enter..."
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    "Ask for a room far away from the pathway to the central dining area"
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    "all units have excellent view but some is closer to the main building"
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