Tshukudu Bush Lodge

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The Tshukudu Bush Lodge is in a very remote area of the Pilanesberg Park and to be able to provide for an unforgettable stay.

Tshukudu luxury lodge features six Luxury Chalets and four Luxury Suites each of which is equipped with convenient facilities and amenities ranging from walking sticks to bubble baths.

Tshukudu Guests have a safety deposit box, mini bar, hairdryers, books, and magazines as well as a tea and coffee facilities at their disposal.

Slate floors and the thatched roof keep rooms cool in hot weather. Woodburning fires, as well as hot water bottles, keep guests warm and comfortable in winter. The sunken bathtubs in the Luxury Cottages of the lodge offer their private view of the waterhole.

What a tremendous and unforgettable way to relax and forget the pressures of the city life and to soak in the sights and the sounds of the African bush.

Tshukudu guests are kindly asked to give the lodge in advance of special dietary requirements ( vegetarian, food allergies) and special requests such as a honeymoon or an anniversary.

Set up in a way to accommodate guests with an exclusive getaway from everyday life. Radios, televisions, and telephones are therefore not available. The cell phone signal at the lodge is limited.

The Tshukudu Lodge is not surrounded by a fence to keep the wildlife away, children under the age of 12 cannot be accommodated due to safety reasons. Tshukudu is situated majestically on a rocky outcrop from where beautiful views over the park and the waterholes can be enjoyed. The chalets and the main building of the lodge are accessible only by 132 steps which make this area inaccessible for the disabled.

High tea and meals are provided on the deck, overlooking the Savannah and waterhole which is weather permitting. The meals (high tea, dinner, and brunch) are included in the accommodation package. Tshukudu Guests are provided with a thrilling early morning and late afternoon safari drive which take about 3 hours. The Pilanesberg National Park is a "Big Five" Game Reserve is home to endangered Wild Dogs, Black Rhino, and Cheetah.

On request, the Tshukudu lodge can conduct transfers from the Sun City Resort at 1 pm on the day of arrival and between 11 am & midnight on the day of departure. Transfers between the Pilanesberg Airport and the lodge are arranged at an additional charge. No private vehicles are allowed as this unique safari retreat is within the park, a 22 min drive from the Bakubung. Private cars are in secured parking at the Bakubung.

Check-in: Guests are greeted and met at the BakuBung by 1:30 pm for registration from where guests are transferred to the lodge at around 2:00 pm. There is only one scheduled transfer from the Bakubung Lodge to the Tshukudu daily.

Should Tshukudu guests not be able to meet the Bakubung Lodge at this set time, they are kindly asked to inform the lodge so that an additional transfer can be arranged.

Check out: The approximate check out time is at 11 am. Guests are transferred from the lodge back to the Bakubung Lodge.

The chalets and suites provide the following features:

  • Two single sleeper beds are in the entrance area
  • The bedroom features an elevated queen size bed
  • Open plan lounges area with fireplace
  • En-suite bathroom with sunken bath
  • Shower over bath
  • Minibar
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea and coffee facility
  • Safety deposit box and a balcony overlooking the Savannah and waterhole.


  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Viewing Deck

Facilities Available at Tshukudu Bush Lodge

  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Nearby Casino
  • Nearby golf course
  • Nearby Gym
  • Nearby Spa
  • Outdoor patio
  • Parking
  • Plunge pool
  • Sun deck

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FAQs about Tshukudu Bush Lodge
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Tshukudu Bush 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 Tshukudu Bush Lodge?
The average per night rate at Tshukudu Bush Lodge is R7,680.00 to R14,130.00.
Where about is Tshukudu Bush Lodge located?
Tshukudu Bush Lodge is located at the following location / address: Pilanesberg Game Reserve, North West.