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.<br /><br />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.<br /><br />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
"A very memorable bush experience"
27 Sep 2020
By 920Helmut
"From arrival to departure the attention to detail, the friendliness of the staff, the food and of course the game drives were meticulous. Thank you very much Martin & Malcom, Stinneke and Evelyn..."
"Tambuti - just fantastic!"
16 Sep 2020
By cailzperrie
"My boyfriend and I had been planning a 2 day retreat in the bush since January 2020. Being avid bush lovers, and frequenting bush lodges regularly, our experience at Tambuti has been one of the best..."
"Wonderfully relaxing"
15 Sep 2020
By BackPacker688048, Reebok
"Malcolm and his whole team understands hospitality thoroughly. We felt so spoilt in a beautiful lodge, and could not have asked for anything more. Food was delicious and had a home cooked meal feel..."
"The wonderful Tambuti Lodge"
15 Sep 2020
By secretaryBV
"We spent three nights with the most amazing hosts and outstanding game rangers. Sightings were numerous. The private candlelit dinner was memorable. Covid regulations made us feel very safe. Thank..."
31 Mar 2020
By ClaudineFourie, Johannesburg
"Hubby and I got engaged at Tambuti Lodge in 2018. We got married in 2019 and went for our first Anniversary in March 2020. The staff at Tambuti feels like family and we could NOT have chosen a better..."
"Safari Lodge Heaven"
30 Mar 2020
By Curious680444
"My husband and I had 2 amazing nights at Tambuti hosted by Malcom and amazed by Martin’s knowledge when out on safari. The atmosphere and ambience at the lodge and beautiful fresh cuisine from their..."
30 Mar 2020
By David L, Nelson, New Zealand
"Fantastic lodge providing extremely high level of service, amazing food and brilliant facilities. The rooms are beautiful, clean and well appointed. Safaris were well organised and extremely..."
"Tambuti Lodge"
26 Mar 2020
By pstrat168166, Sydney, Australia
"My family and I had the most tremendous stay at Tambiti Lodge. We were overwhelmed by the facilities and service provided. The accommodation and meals provided were excellent. I can”t speak highly..."
18 Mar 2020
By 432martina
"The safari was excellent, wat a great stay at Tambuti lodge 3 Day Pilanesberg Luxury Safari (Tambuti) The staff is so nice and friendly and the food delicious. the rooms fantastic. the staff..."
"Fantastic Vacation"
18 Mar 2020
By 682AndrewB682, Melbourne, Australia
"Just back from a fantastic 4 day stay at Tambuti. Excellent attentive staff, great food and wonderful rooms. Not forgetting the exciting game drives twice a day filled with information and animals..."