Tambuti Lodge - Pilanesberg

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Getaway Summary
PRICE (pp sharing):
from R 3,575
What We Say
This spectacular lodge has just five rooms which means you get a very personal service in a 5-star setting. It's perfect mix of intimacy with a luxurious safari experience.

It's worth noting upfront that the rates include accommodation, meals, local drinks and morning & afternoon game drives, which makes things a whole lot simpler and let's you relax into it.

The five luxury suites are elegantly furnished, each with doors opening onto private a private deck. There's air-con to keep you cool and spacious bathrooms with both indoor and outdoor showers.

The lodge is surrounded by the trees of an old Tambuti forest within the Black Rhino Game Reserve - this is pristine African wilderness at its best, just 33km from Sun City.

A recent honeymoon guest described her stay as "amazing beyond limits”, what more can you say?!
Tambuti Lodge is a Big 5 private game lodge set in the northwestern side of the greater Pilanesberg National Park, 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 Lodge offers guests an intimate and luxurious safari experience.

Tambuti Lodge offers guests a choice of five luxury chalets which are beautifully decorated and equipped with fans or air-conditioning for comfort. The bedrooms are furnished with king-size beds or twin beds and each room has an en-suite bathroom with a shower, as well as an outdoor shower. Some of the suites have a sleeper couch and all the suites are equipped with TVs with DStv, bar fridges, tea and coffee facilities and safes for valuables. Guests can relax on their private decks and enjoy the bush views. All meals, teas and snacks, as well as dusk and dawn safaris in open Land Rovers are included.

Guests can relax next to the inviting swimming pool, in the cosy TV lounge with its fireplace, or enjoy a sundowner in the bar. The lodge also has a business centre with free Wi-Fi Internet access, and guests can sit around the boma and experience the starry skies at night. Two daily game drives are conducted by an experienced nature guide, but please note that children are permitted on drives at the discretion of the game ranger. Guests can also enjoy guided bush walks which offer the birdwatcher, botanist and nature enthusiast the ultimate bush experience. Unfortunately no people under the age of 16 years are permitted to join the game walks. Please note that game walks are subject to availability and guests are asked to request this activity at the time of booking their accommodation.
TripAdvisor ® Traveller Reviews
"Amazing serene destination...A must see!"
25 Nov 2020
By KyraOConnor
"Amazing food, staff and game viewing. There is a personal touch to everything which I love. I think the rooms are lovely and spacious and offer an outside and inside shower. You also get your own..."
"A Game Viewing and Dinning Safari"
19 Nov 2020
By Nana5964
"From the moment you arrive to when you leave you are treated as royalty. The staff are friendly and give you the privacy and attention you need to have an absolutely awesome stay. We could not fault..."
"Awesome stay"
16 Nov 2020
By melan_b2015
"Wow, thank you! From arrival our experience were beyond awesome. The food was more than enough and the best, you can see each plate was made with alot of love and passion. It was our Babymoon and on..."
"Tambuti Getaway"
11 Nov 2020
By LouisLoubser
"Absolutely awesome experience. Staff went out of their way to make us feel welcome, to relax and to enjoy every moment. Rooms and facilities were beautiful, food was delicious and game drives..."
"Great place!"
06 Nov 2020
By CRSongiso
"Lovely place to visit. Very peaceful and relaxing. Game drives were great! Food was lovely! Property was clean! My husband and I had a lovely experience. The lodge only accommodates 10 people which..."
"A five star experience"
05 Nov 2020
By MAUREENA942, Cape Town
"We’ve visited a number of lodges and Tambuti has become our favourite . The excellent hospitality ,warm welcome and knowledge Martin shared with us on the game drives was incredible . His love for..."
"Amazing Experience"
04 Nov 2020
By SmitFamily1, Greater Johannesburg
"What a great experience w’ve had. Personal care and any request were catered for - with a smile. The friendly staff contributed to make our weekend getaway extra special. The meals were superb..."
"Never underestimate what luxury local travel can afford you"
02 Nov 2020
By ThabiKgaka, Johannesburg
"My experience at Tambuti was undeniably one of the best reset experiences of my life, completed with every thoughtful and personalised gesture. We spent 4 nights under the care of the Tambuti team..."
"Tambuti lodge"
31 Oct 2020
By Rendi_1
"Wow! What can I say! Everything was perfect the cleanliness, staff, game drives (drives were extremely interesting, our guide Martin explained everything very well, also we learned to appreciate..."
"Experience we will never forget!"
26 Oct 2020
By AmoreMeyer
"From the moment we drove in we got great service with unexpected details. The team and the setup was extremely accommodating. Every day was an adventure and had a blast! They did so much to make us..."