Bakubung Bush Lodge offers luxury and serenity amid rolling hills within Pilanesberg National Park, a malaria-free wildlife reserve just a couple of hours north of Johannesburg. Set in a volcanic crater, Pilanesberg famously harbours all of Africa’s “Big 5” plus many, many other animals and some 360 species of bird.
Guests at Bakubung Bush Lodge are accommodated in 100 beautifully appointed rooms with doors leading out onto a balcony or patio offering views of the lodge’s hippo pool or of the park’s picturesque landscape. Expect amenities such as satellite TV and delightfully large walk-in showers at this property, along with access to a five-star facilities such as a swimming pool, floodlit tennis courts and a day spa. Dining options include a restaurant and bar, with a traditional ‘boma’ for atmospheric bush braais.
Activities at Bakubung Bush Lodge include game drives in large, shared open vehicles led by experienced guides, bush walks and birding. Younger guests will appreciate the Junior Rangers Program, which is both educational and entertaining, allowing parents to enjoy some free time in the knowledge that their offspring are well taken care of.