Ivory Tree Game Lodge

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Ivory Tree Game Lodge, is within the renowned malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park which is about two and bit hours drive away from Johannesburg.

The Ivory Tree Game lodge enjoys an excellent reputation for comfortable accommodation, tasty food and friendly staff.

The  Ivory Tree wildlife viewing, which may include sightings of the Big 5 (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhino), provides thrilling experiences during a safari stay. The lodge is set in an extinct volcanic crater on the boundary of two distinct vegetation types.

Executive and Standard Suites are tastefully decorated with a range of amenities for guests’ comfort and enjoyment. Décor is typical African in flavour, with warm tones. Each of the suites features a comfortable outdoor sitting area making for a relaxing setting.

The lodge provides a unique, outdoor dining venue where guests can enjoy dinners under a starlit, African sky in a most beautiful bushveld setting. The swimming pool offers a welcoming refreshment during the warm, sunny afternoons in between safari drives.

Convenient services are available to guests to ensure a most relaxing and memorable safari experience in the Pilanesberg. Transfer from/to the nearby airports as well as to/from the Sun City Resort is available. Exciting safari drives await travellers who spend their safari getaway in the Pilanesberg National Park. Home to the "Big Five" and being malaria-free, guests enjoy close encounters with Africa's untamed wildlife on the early morning and late afternoon safari drives.

Relaxing spa treatments are available in the lodge's Amani Spa. The nearby Sun City Resort with its many entertainment options and casino provide a multitude of exciting activities. Hot air balloon safaris a highlight whereby the wilderness can be explored from above.

The Amani Spa has the philosophy of creating inner-peace by restoring balance and harmony to the entire being. The spa is in beautiful, tranquil surrounds with naturally inspired décor. Three private wellness rooms offer a range of treatments and packages in the care of experienced therapists.

The Ivory Tree has included a discussion dedicated room with its facilities which can be set out for a variety of configurations according to the particular needs of clients. The air-conditioned venue accommodates a maximum of 70 delegates.

The lodge offers a unique conservation-oriented team building activity, where conference participants can use data gathering and genetic mapping. The overall conference program at the lodge is tailored to ensure that both conferencing and appreciation of the environment are considered.

Safari drives are available to guests twice daily, in the company of experienced game rangers who provide valuable information about the reserve and its’ diverse inhabitants. Also, on offer are exciting bush walks and hot air balloon safaris (with a private contractor).

The Lodge appreciates the unique occasion of having a safari with the whole family. However, in consideration of all guests, children under the age of 6 are not permitted on safari drives and from the ages 6 - 12, at the discretion of the ranger. Where possible, the lodge will arrange a ‘bush bubble,' which is a shortened safari drive tailored to children and avoiding encounters with the "Big 5" for safety reasons.


  • Dining room
  • Boma
  • Bar
  • Viewing deck
  • Swimming pool
  • Spa
  • Curio shop
  • Conference facilities


  • Game-viewing
  • Spa treatments
  • Quad-biking
  • Hot-air ballooning
  • Bird watching
  • The Amazing Race (corporate activity).
  • Visit the nearby Sun City Casino & Entertainment Resort.

Standard Suites:

  • Air conditioning (heating and cooling)
  • En-suite bathroom and outside shower
  • Covered patio
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Minibar fridge.

Executive Suites:

  • Air conditioners which provide heating and cooling
  • En-suite bathroom and outside shower
  • Covered patio
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Minibar fridge
  • Private plunge pool (when available)
  • Lounge


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Heater in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Outside Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

Facilities Available at Ivory Tree Game Lodge

  • Conference venue
  • Curio Shop
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Nearby Casino
  • Nearby golf course
  • Open Air Boma
  • Outdoor patio
  • Parking
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Terrace
  • Wellness centre

More Information on Ivory Tree Game Lodge

FAQs about Ivory Tree Game Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Ivory Tree Game Lodge are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

What is the cost of a room at Ivory Tree Game Lodge?
The average per night rate at Ivory Tree Game Lodge is R5,590.00 to R15,450.00.
Where about is Ivory Tree Game Lodge located?
Ivory Tree Game Lodge is located at the following location / address: Pilanesberg Game Reserve, North West Province.

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

SA Resident Midweek Special Promotion (October)

South African Residents may enjoy discounted midweek rates at the Ivory Tree Game Lodge for travel 1 October - 31 October 2019.

Stay from R3,500 per double room per night, including three meals and two game drives daily.

This offer is valid Sunday to Thursday nights only for South African Residents.

Included in the rate:

  • All meals and two game drives daily

Excluded from the rate:

  • Community Levy of R115 per person per stay
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Beverages

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid from Sunday to Thursday Nights
  • Valid 1 Octobr - 31 October 2019
  • Only valid for South African Residents
  • Children between the ages 6 – 12 years will pay 50% of the adult sharing rate. Children over 12 are charged as adult
  • Subject to availability

Year End Special Including a Bush Braai

Enjoy the Year End Special Including a bush braai, at the Ivory Tree Game Lodge

For travel from: 1st October - 15th December 2019.

Included in the rate:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Afternoon tea
  • Drinks
  • Morning and afternoon Game drives in the Pilansberg Game Reserve
  • x1 Privte Boma Dinner

Excluded from the rate:

  • Bar
  • Curio Shop purchases
  • Spa Treatments
  • Telephone, fax and media costs
  • Community levy: R155 per person per stay (Subject to change without prior notice)
  • Conferecing Rate Full day: R 450 per person per stay and Half day: R 350 per person per stay

Terms and Conditions:

  • Subject to availability
  • Valid from: 1 October - 15 December 2019