Rustenburg & Surrounding Accommodation

Pilanesberg National Park Accommodation

Buffalo Thorn Lodge

Self Catering in Pilanesberg National Park

...Buffalo Thorn Lodge offers self catering accommodation in the Pilanesberg National Park in the North West Province. Our luxury 10-sleeper self catering private lodge is located in the Black Rhino Game Reserve, which is 30 kilometres from Sun City in the heart of the North West Province. It is in an exquisite big 5, malaria free area, abundant in wildlife. The lodge is exclusive and fully serviced sleeping only 10 people in 5 extravagant en-suit bedrooms. With a private game ranger and game drive vehicle, come and join us in the lap of luxury. Featuring - 5 Separate chalets (2 with loft rooms) - Jacuzzi baths - Outdoor showers - Bar fridges - Sun decks The central area includes a fully equipped kitchen - Reading Lounge - TV with DSTV - Pool table - Gym - Boma & Braai area - Hide - Deck with swimming pool & outdoor Jacuzzi. The self catering lodge opens up onto a boma for having evening fires under the peaceful African sky then onto an outside eating area and bar. While being in the heart of the wildlife, our lodge is secured with a perimeter electrified fence so your safely is ensured. Black Rhino Game Reserve is 1800 hectares and is connected to the well renowned Pilanesberg Nature Reserve, giving us full access to the 55 000 hectares. We are a mere 1 hour 45 minutes from Johannesburg. Buffalo Thorn Lodge is self catering and shops are located at Sun City - a short drive away. So come and join us in the heart of the bushveld, enjoy game drives during the day as our Game Ranger and vehicle are at your disposal or relax in the refreshing pool and Jacuzzi as you watch the sun go down.
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Tambuti Lodge

Bed & Breakfast in Pilanesberg National Park

...Tambuti Lodge offers luxury fully-catered bush lodge accommodation in the Pilanesberg National Park in the North West Province. Set in the northern western side of the greater Pilanesberg National Park and only 33km from Sun City, this malaria free Big Five private game lodge is surrounded by the trees of an old Tambuti forest within the Black Rhino Game Reserve. Set in pristine African wilderness at the foot of an ancient volcanic crater, Tambuti Game Lodge offers guests an intimate and luxurious safari experience. The contemporary elegance at Tambuti Lodge is complemented by the excellent service and hospitality offered by the Tambuti Team. Accommodation: Tambuti Lodge consists of five luxury suites all fitted with contemporary elegance and quality furnishings. Surrounded by striking Tambuti Trees, all the suites offer spectacular bush views, each air-conditioned with en-suite bathroom equipped with twin hand basins, bath, indoor and showers, separate toilet, complete with a private patio. Honeymoon Suite: Our Honeymoon Suite is a luxury bedroom with king size bed, double vanities, toilet, bath, indoor and outdoor shower and fridge inside the suite. Game Drives: View Africa's most impressive wildlife on morning and afternoon/ evening game drives in open 4-wheel drive safari vehicles with our expert guide. Facilities: Swimming Pool, Lounge with fireplace, Bar, Boma.
From R4150
Per person, per night sharing
Sleeps 6 in 3 units/rooms

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Pilanesberg National Park

The Pilanesberg National Park is situated in a Malaria-free area and therefore it is very popular. The park is about 580 square kilometers in size and located in an old volcano, estimated to be more than 100 million years old. The Pilanesberg National Park is very close to the very popular Sun City.

During Operation Genesis, one of the world's biggest animal relocation projects, about 6000 animals were moved to the park. These include the so-called "Big Five". (Lions, Leopards, Elephants, Rhino and Buffalo). An impressive variety of buck and plains animals (like zebra's and giraffe's) graze on the open grasslands and in the gorges.

There is a huge variety if bird-life and lots of hides, some situated close to the watering holes, may be utilised.There is a fenced-off area where visitors may hike alone, without a guide. One of the Pilanesberg National Park's main attractions is the flight in a hot air balloon. Visitors are collected from their camps and driven to a central area from where the balloon trip starts. The flight is about four hours in duration and at the end of the flight certificates are awarded.Seeing the wildlife from the air in a silent floating balloon is an unforgettable experience.

Another attraction is the Pilanesberg National Park's wild dog program. The Dogs are housed in a boma and at feeding time you can see how they get fed.


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