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Tshukudu Bush Lodge
Tshukudu Bush Lodge is the "Place of the Rhino".

Nestled against the side of a hill surrounded by the mountains of the Pilanesburg National Park, overlooking a waterhole and savannah plain, lies one of the most well-known Pilanesburg lodges - Tshukudu Bush Lodge.

Tshukudu Bush Lodge is one of Africa’s most romantic game lodges, nestled within the remains of an extinct volcano where game traverse the plain below. Big Five sightings are the norm rather than the exception when travelling with the field guides, or on your own. Each custom designed chalet offers a romantic sunken bath, an open plan lounge and bedroom, a fireplace and private balcony. Tshukudu is known for its five star service, bushveld experience, the quality of its field guides and uniqueness of its African inspired cuisine.

With some of the best luxury accommodation, Tshukudu Bush Lodge is one of the best bush experiences in South Africa

Facilities at Tshukudu Bush Lodge
- Spa treatments can be arranged
- Small library
- Romantic Getaway
- Plunge pool
- Meetings and conferences
- Malaria free
- Fully stocked bar
- Dining
- Check in at Bakubung Lodge
- Big five game viewing

Wi-Fi connectivity for guests to remain connected has also been introduced as part of the upgrade process.

Tshukudu Bush Lodge Accommodation
Tshukudu Suites:
Each spacious suite has all of Tshukudu’s finest touches as standard, including a crystal chandelier and rock fireplace. Luxurious baths overlooking the plains remain an integral feature of the bathroom and romantic experience. The new suites also include a private plunge pool on their secluded decks, an outdoor shower and twin vanities.

Luxury Suites:
These six cottages each have one double bed, open plan lounge with fireplace, sunken bath, shower over bath, fully-stocked mini-bar, bird books, magazines, as well as plug points, hair dryer, tea/coffee making facilities, a safety deposit box and a balcony overlooking the savannah and waterhole.

Please note that the rates include transfers between Bakubung and Tshukudu, accommodation, welcome drink on arrival, high tea, game drive, 6 course dinner, early morning tea/coffee, brunch and all local beverages. No children under 12 allowed. Third person in room rate applies. Please note that there are approximately 132 steps to the lodge.

On its undulating hills and everlasting open plains, you can get a glimpse of the `Big Five`, an abundance of animals and over 360 bird species.

When you visit Tshukudu, we ask that you leave all the trappings of city life behind - including your car. Guest vehicles can be parked in protected bays at Bakubung Bush Lodge - from where you`ll be transferred to Tshukudu at 14h00.

From there, you can entrust everything to us.

After high tea, guests are taken on a 3 hour game drive. Another game drive is available in the mornings, with the option of an escorted game walk.

All game activities are conducted by experienced field guides. Special interest trails can be arranged for our guests.

Please note: Tshukudu Bush Lodge does not accommodate children under 12 years

Please note that there are 132 steps to climb to the lodge.

Activities available at Tshukudu Bush Lodge:
Ponder the silence by a blazing fire at night and enjoy food of international standard and African flavour accompanied by a wine from our splendid selection.

By day, you can laze by the rock plunge pool.

Activities Nearby:
We find that our guests are most content to spend time at the lodge, drinking in the meditative silence and holding the wide, open plains in awe.

But they never leave without tracking down the Big Five in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve, on game walks or drives.
From:
R4400.00 pps

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Facilities & Services:

  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Dining room
  • Bar on the Premises
  • English
  • Hiking / Walking Trails




Tshukudu Bush Lodge Map:

Tshukudu Bush Lodge Guest Reviews

Average Guest Rating: 
  4.7 out of 5 based on 6 reviews. - View all Guest Reviews


This was a very nice experience, the big 5 in a day, while Tshukudu spoil you, well done.
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 Reviewed by Anton van der Watt over a year ago

Excellent, really enjoyed it!
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 Reviewed by Jaco Folscher over a year ago

The place was luxurious - the food was amazing and the game drives were excellent.
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 Reviewed by Krista Larson over a year ago

Staff was excellent and the accommodation first class. Zander is a top rated ranger. Food was world class. Only two negatives albeit small. I had to unplug the fridge at night due to very noisy motor. A small table on the balcony for drinks. Binoculars etc would be welcome. A great place.
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 Reviewed by Dennis and Shirley Hartland over a year ago

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