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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The morning game safaris leave early (5:30AM) and returned late in the afternoon.(7:30pm) and the guides were terrific. We saw "the Big Five" in one evening trek the first night in Pilanesberg. The lodge is comfortable with modern amenities, although don't expect enough storage to...More

Thank Dalsch
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dalsch, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. I am delighted to see that you were lucky enough to experience the Big 5 on your first...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time in South Africa and we wanted something special to celebrate our 47th Wedding anniversary. My wife had wanted a golfing holiday but we also wanted a taste of the real South Africa. We had booked a 3 centre holiday with Bakubung in the...More

1  Thank Derek H
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Derek H, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor with this extensive review. I am delighted to see that you were able to celebrate your 47th Wedding Anniversary in the tranquility of the bush with such...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time here at the lodge. Stayed a total of 2 nights, with 2 safaris included- we did the night and morning, which was two great experiences. The game drive is approximately 3 hours. The buffet style food was amazing with lots of...More

Thank determinationispower
Response from Monicade1, Guest Relations Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear determinationispower, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate all feedback received from our esteemed guests. I am delighted to see that you were able to have such a wonderful time with us in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to stay. Inside the pilenesberg national park. Room was good. Unfortunately couldn’t get the view we desired. But rest everything was perfect. Game drives were good. 1 guide was great and 1 on the next day was okayish. The property is grand with...More

Thank kunalm631
Response from GMokotedi, Rooms Division Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kunalm631 Thank you for the wonderful review! I am delighted to see that you had such a wonderful time with us in the tranquility of the bush and we all look forward to welcoming you back to Bakubung soon. Warm regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights, a family of 4 (girls ages 9/6) on a 3 meal basis. The food was excellent! We also had 6 game drives which were very good! The “family” room was a little small for a family (2 queen beds). The...More

Thank Exuperi
Response from GMokotedi, Deputy General Manager at Bakubung Bush LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Exuperi Thank you for the wonderful review! I am delighted to see that you and your family were able to have such a wonderful time with us in the tranquillity of the bush. Thank you too for your good comments on the food. Sorry...More

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友樹 大
6 March 2018|
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Response from Monicade1 | Property representative |
Good day, Our Game drive times vary according to the season. Morning drives depart between 05:30-06:30am while the Afternoon drives depart between 15:00-16:30. In terms of children on Game drives, this is left to the... More
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Mikey G
5 February 2018|
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Response from Raakesh J | Reviewed this property |
the game drive is for all the persons staying at the resort
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Mikey G
5 February 2018|
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Response from johannesv729 | Reviewed this property |
Hallo, a booking includes dinner, brunch and one game drive per person booked.
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"Any room facing into the park is fantastic"
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"Lawn Attached Rooms on Ground Floor"
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"Stayed in the timeshare units which are all very nice."
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"Timeshare units from 221 upwards are more private, A 6 sleeper has a much bigger room than a studio 2 bedroom."
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