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
"Exceptional and amazing experience."
07 Oct 2021
By 251fatimaf, London, United Kingdom
"The entire experience was exceptional with amazing staff and hospitality. The meals were excellent and well presented and very tasty. The staff went over and above their call of duty to ensure that..."
"Birthday Celebrations"
30 Sep 2021
By AngelDeidre01
"We had the most incredible time at Tambuti. The food was absolutely delicious, the rooms were beautiful, the game drives were awesome. Literally from the very first minute that we arrived we were..."
"excellent......me and my husband spent our 10th wedding anniversary AND WE LOVED EVERY MINUTE OF IT!!!!!"
27 Sep 2021
By 129leeannb
"This is the best place to spent a special occasion. We had the honeymoon suit and this was so special as we celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. The staff spoiled us and made everyday a special..."
"Tambuti Lodge, excellent stay."
20 Sep 2021
By Prabash7
"Had an amazing time at Tambuti Lodge. Loved the personalised attention and care. Everything was excellent from the rooms, food, game drives and drinks and especially the very accomodating and..."
"Amazing stay"
20 Sep 2021
By Yvette08duPlessis
"Amazing lodge. Food was great and they really go out of their way to make your stay special. It was our wedding anniversary. They prepared a romantic dinner for us at our room. The guide, Jacques..."
"Bush Breakaway"
15 Sep 2021
By suzettes405
"The high level of professionalism of Malcolm and his team was really exceptional. The fact that there are only 5 rooms allow for personalized attention and rooms are private, spacious and..."
"Stunning Weekend Getaway"
15 Sep 2021
By IreneB8716
"From arrival to departure, it was a truly fantastic experience. The staff was friendly, accommodating, and always there to assist, chat to or answer questions. The accommodation and game viewing was..."
"Beautiful Bush Getaway"
14 Sep 2021
By Mattyvm
"Our couples weekend away at Tambuti Lodge was a great experience. The staff are knowledgeable, friendly and very helpful, the accommodation is fantastic as is the food and game viewing. I'd recommend..."
"Perfect Getaway at Tambuti Lodge"
06 Sep 2021
By TulaTrips
"Every little detail of this getaway was just perfect: * the accommodation - the room was spacious, spotless, comfortable and the little details like the fudge every night and the insect repellent etc..."
"Amazing weekend at Tambuti Lodge!"
23 Aug 2021
By llynnethp, Johannesburg
"We had a wonderful weekend at Tambuti Lodge! The service was fantastic and they made us feel right at home. The game drives with Martin were informative and enjoyable, he is a wonderful..."