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
"Incredible honeymoon experience!"
19 Jan 2020
By 382will
"We stayed at Tambuti for 4 nights on our honeymoon, and had the most incredible time! We saw a lot of game: lions, cheetah + cubs, loads of elephants and rhino, buffalo to name a few. Martin, our..."
"Stay At Tambuti"
15 Jan 2020
By sharonV7036PZ
"Everything was perfect from arrival with welcome drinks, to the game drive, the tea & snacks, the amazing 3 course dinner prepared by the chef. The service is just on point & we couldn't fault..."
"Dream romantic escape"
14 Jan 2020
By DanievanSchoor
"I can't praise Tambuti Lodge enough! It was a magical stay with fantastic hospitality, breathtaking sightings, amazing staff and food fit for royalty. I can't get over the beauty of the veld leading..."
"Peaceful stay in African paradise"
13 Jan 2020
By Maps623429
"Tambuti is a small lodge (5 rooms) based in Black Rhino Reserve. My partner and I stayed for 5 nights. The rooms are spacious and have everything you need. Everything is all inclusive and you never..."
"Absolutely unforgettable experience!"
12 Jan 2020
By Departure770934
"The staff at Tambuti were absolutely fantastic and made our stay so welcoming and unforgettable.We were always full with the most delicious food and our glasses were never empty. Recommend to..."
"Good overall, more variety on Food"
12 Jan 2020
By RobSabZA, Pretoria
"The lodge is good overall. The only down side is that they do not have a variety for meals or choices, and should have some snack options during the day. The game drives are really good saw 4 of the..."
"Our amazing safari"
11 Jan 2020
By Miriam M
"Most amazing trip. I would recommend Tambuti Lodge 100% from the time we arrived until we left it was amazing . The food was Michelin star quality thanks you Anthony Bert was an amazing guide and..."
"Out of this world"
09 Jan 2020
By X6818HMlouiseh
"We decided to stay here for 2 nights as we are holidaying in South Africa. The lodges are just exquisite, every little thing has been thought of. The food is just sublime, the staff are the..."
09 Jan 2020
By patch19869, Cheltenham, United Kingdom
"Would very highly recommend. The food is amazing and so are all the staff. Martin was our game drive leader and his knowledge was fantastic. We saw lions about to attack a herd of buffalo which was..."
"Highly recommend"
05 Jan 2020
By Pyz1218, Central Islip, New York
"My wife and I decided to spend a portion of our honeymoon here at Tambuti and we wish we could have stayed longer. From the moment we arrived we felt a warm welcome from Malcolm and his staff. The..."