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Bakubung Bush Lodge

Luxury Accommodation Set Within the Pilanesberg National Park

Bakubung Bush Lodge is concealed within the rich expanses of the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park and offers you everything you need to get in touch with the bush.

This exquisite lodge is set in an area where the Big 5 roam, just a 2 hour drive from the busy city life in Johannesburg. Bakubung, or “People of the Hippo”, offers you everything you need for a restful stay in luxury accommodation. Immerse yourself in the wonder and beauty of the natural world around you and watch from your window as the wild bush comes to life.

Bakubung Bush Lodge offers the optimum in family holiday experiences in the Pilanesberg.


  • Wildlife Living
  • Wildlife Experience
  • Big 5 Safari




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Mmakubu Room

Our largest conference venue is situated adjacent to the Marula Grill Restaurant and Terrace overlooking the Hippo pond....

Magarekubu Room A & B

This venue is situated adjacent to our swimming pool and is our middle-sized venue, perfect for smaller conferences or boardroom style meetings....

Gala Dinner

Gala Dinner events can be held to celebrate, reward or engage an audience with a brand or service. The evening event will generally feature a three of four course meal where guests are seated....

Pool Dinner

Exclusive dining experience set amidst our poolside area. Delicacies specially crafted by our chefs, toast to pure happiness under the scintillating Pilanesburg night sky....

Kubunyana Room

Situated adjacent to Mmakubu and has a balcony area overlooking the park, perfect setting for tea-time breaks. ...


Marula Grill Restaurant

At the Marula Restaurant, Bakubung Bush Lodge's famous traditional restaurant, you will be spoilt for choice with traditional favourites, as well as some tempting authentic local fare. The menu is expansive, the buffet is tantalizing, and the restaurant caters to you for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Breakfast - 07h00-09h30 Lunch - 12h30-14h00 Dinner - 18h30-21h30 A light terrace menu is available from 11h00-21h00

Bush Boma

Every Wednesday and Saturday we offer you the chance to dine under the brilliance of the African stars - an indescribable plethora of universal magic. Dine to the sound of traditional entertainment, and feast on a wide selection of local flame grilled cuisine.




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