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The Bakubung Bush Lodge lodge commands a magnificent location in the Pilanesberg Park. Located on the edge of a hill surveying the park and elephants are often seen from the viewing deck. Bakubung lodge name translates as People of the Hippo, offers leisure guests, families and conference delegates an unforgettable stay in the untamed Pilanesberg African bush.
The Bakubung lodge is 178 km from Johannesburg, and the famous Sun City Resort is only 12 km away. The lodge features 77 beautifully appointed air-conditioned, thatched rooms. Featuring decor in an African theme, they offer modern conveniences to ensure a comfortable and relaxing stay.
The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner featuring different themes including African, Indian, and Asian. On Wednesday and Saturday nights, guests may enjoy a bush braai at the outdoor boma in the national park itself, or enjoy the Chef's carvery in the main restaurant. The bush braai, is an enormous fire in the boma, makes for an impressive dining adventure.
The Bakubung is an ideal venue for business meetings, conferences and other events of various sizes. With wall-to-wall carpeting and independent air conditioning, the conference venues are spacious and comfortable. The meeting packages, secretarial services as well as Internet and email access are available.
The early morning safari drive and late afternoon safari drive reserve in open 4 x 4 vehicles. Safari drive departure times:
- January-March: morning 5:30 am & afternoon at 4:30 pm
- April: morning 6:00 am & afternoon 4:00 pm
- May-August: morning 8:00 am & afternoon at 3:30 pm
- September: morning 6:00 am & afternoon 4:00 pm
- October-December: morning 5:30 am & afternoon at 4:30 pm
Bakubung Junior Rangers
With many different activities to experience at such as safari drives, walks, birding, picnicking and in-house entertainment, the lodge offers the program. Under the supervision of trained Bakubung staff, parents can rest assured that their children are well looked after while participating in a host of educational activities allowing the whole family a great getaway. Activities offered are geared towards the protection of natural resources and environmental education providing an exceptional opportunity to explore the park.
Events have been created for children between the ages of 4 to 12 years to encourage an appreciation for nature and conservation. Kids learn about the history of the Pilanesberg Park and partake in wildlife hike that allows children the opportunity to learn about the animals and the sounds of various birds. The Bakubung guides teach about the different plants in the area.
Bakubung Bush Lodge Specials
The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.
Stay at Bakubung Bush Lodge in the Pilanesberg with Breakfast, lunch, dinner and two game drives per person per day included in the Full Board package.
Included in the rate:
- Breakfast, lunch, dinner and 2 game drives per person per day
Excluded from the rate:
- Items of a personal nature
Terms and Conditions:
- Subject to availability
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