Your paradise awaits at Bakubung Bush Lodge! A four star malaria free lodge nestled in Pilanesberg National Park of South Africa, 10 minutes away from Sun City. Modern luxury accommodation meets a bush game drive to give you the ultimate bush experience to treasure for many years. Pilanesberg National Park is home to the “Big Five” lions, elephants, rhinos, buffalo, leopards, and many other animals which you will have the opportunity admire in their natural environment on an adventurous game drive. Animals also often come and drink water at the water hole, which would give guests the opportunity to see them from close by while having a meal at the restaurant.
Bakubung, or “Place of the Hippo”, provides guests with the peace and tranquillity of a true bush experience in luxury and palatable cuisine. There are 76 Standard rooms built in a u-shape which have a spectacular view onto the hippo pool and main entertainment areas. You have the option between a room with two double beds or a king size bed, each with an ensuite bathroom.The hotel rooms consist of tea/coffee station, mini-bar, Colour TV with Dstv, Air-conditioning, hairdryer, electronic safe, direct dial telephone and internet connectivity (Wi-Fi or cable).
The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with the added options of a pool terrace menu and room service. On Wednesday and Saturday nights we also offer the “Bush Braai” option when you can choose to have dinner at our Boma just two km into the bush, or at the restaurant.
Bakubung Lodge also has excellent conference facilities with one big venue and several smaller venues where we have offer state of the art equipment for Conferences, presentations or private functions.
We offer a wide range of activities at the lodge as well as in the Pilanesberg National Park:
Activities at the lodge
• One Swimming pool with a baby pool
• Outdoor Play area
• Volley Ball
• Two Floodlit Tennis Courts
• Game Drives
• Bush Walks
• Junior Ranger Program
Pilanesberg and Sun City Activities
• Elephant Back Safari
• Hot Air Balloon
Sun City Activities
• Valley of waves (Water Park)
• Golf (Gary Player and Lost City Courses)
• Entertainment Centre
• Live Shows
• Nightclubs and Bars
• Kamp Kwena
The Junior Rangers Program is available for children aged 6 to 12 years. Under the supervision of trained staff, the parents can be sure that their children will be well looked after while they participate in a host of educational activities like game drives, bush walks, birding, picnicking and in-house entertainment. Activities are geared around natural resource protection, environmental education and responsible recreation offering a special opportunity to explore the Pilanesberg National Park. Once activities have been completed the children are presented with activity badges and stickers and when they have completed all 8 activities they will participate in a Junior Ranger pledge ceremony whereby they are given a certificate portraying that they are now part of the resource protection, environmental education and responsible recreation initiative.