Bakgatla Resort


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Bakgatla Resort lies at the foot of the Garamoga Hills in the world-famous, Big 5 game area of Pilanesberg National Park. This safari destination is geared for those seeking the thrill of adventure in the African wilderness. It’s easy to imagine you’re an explorer of old as you settle into one of Bakgatla Resort’s charming canvas tented suites. Each tastefully-appointed suite features a kitchen with refrigerator, lounge, main bedroom, separate bathroom, plus a loft bedroom, perfect for the kids. With plenty of fun activities for the outdoor enthusiast, Bakgatla Resort is an ideal base from which to explore the diverse wildlife and wonders of the spectacular Pilanesberg Game Reserve. Activities on offer include daily Big 5 game drives – self-conducted or in the company of a ranger, self-guided walking trails, bird watching, and access to ever-popular sites like Mankwe Dam and Thabayadiotso, aka Proud Mountain. Bakgatla Resort also hosts special events like weddings and workshops, with experts on hand to ensure everything goes according to plan. If your notion of a dream vacation is getting back to nature and enjoying an unforgettable bushveld expedition with family and friends, Bakgatla Resort is for you.

Pilanesberg National Park is a certified malaria-free game area, just two-and-a-half hour’s drive from Johannesburg and approximately 30 minutes’ drive from Sun City.

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Rates: 1 April 2018 - 31 March 2019
BED & BREAKFAST   SINGLE DOUBLE 3 SHARING 4 SHARING 5 SHARING
CHALET 5 SLEEPER MID WEEK R2 280 R2 400 R2 510 R2 620 R2 740
WEEK END R2 515 R2 640 R2 755 R2 885 R3 020
             
EXECUTIVE SAFARI TENT MID WEEK R1 850 R1 955   Prices quoted are per chalet per night. Children
from 7yrs sharing with adults  will be charged a full rate
Children 3-6 yrs stay at no charge and pay R 78,00
for Breakfast only
 
WEEK END R2 030 R2 145    
DINNER, BED & BREAKFAST   SINGLE DOUBLE 3 SHARING 4 SHARING 5 SHARING
CHALET 5 SLEEPER MID WEEK R2 460 R2 775 R3 090 R3 405 R3 685
WEEK END R2 700 R3 052 R3 405 R3 745 R4 035
             
EXECUTIVE SAFARI TENT MID WEEK R2 035 R2 135   Prices quoted are per chalet per night. Children
from 7yrs sharing with adults  will be charged a full rate
Children 3-6 yrs stay at no charge and pay R 183,
for Breakfast and Dinner
 
WEEK END R2 230 R2 340    

BB rates include bed and breakfast only

DBB rates include dinner, bed and breakfast

   

Chalets

Executive Safari Tents

  • Air-conditioning a private patio and braai area.
  • One double bed in main bedroom and three single beds in the loft, kitchen and bathroom en-suite.
  • Chalets sleep a maximum of 5 people.
  • Centrally located with the resort is a pool and playground.
  • Group bookings and rates are available on request.
  • 5 Executive Safari Tents | Exclusive to Bakgatla Resort
  • Set on a wooden deck, patio area overlooking the bush
  • Fully electrified
  • 2 x 3/4 Beds
  • Sleeper Couch
  • Small bar fridge
  • Exclusive bathroom area
  • Not Self-Catering
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Dinner/ Bed & Breakfast
  • Experience the bush through another dimension! Pamper your partner and revel in luxury!

Make the most out of your South Africa vacation with these thoughtful conveniences:

  • Swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Conference facilities
  • Adventure tours and outdoor activities
  • Children's playground
  • Ablution facilities
  • On-site superrette
  • Self-braai (barbecue area)

Directions from Fourways, Sandton via Lanseria Airport

  • From Sandton travel north along William Nicol Drive to the four-way intersection with Witkoppen Road
  • Turn left into Witkoppen Road towards Lanseria/Roodepoort.
  • Turn right at the intersection with Hans Strijdom Extension on the road towards Broederstroom and Lanseria – R512
  • Cross the bridge over the R28 Krugersdorp/Pretoria highway, pass the Lanseria turnoff and continue straight.
  • At the T-junction take the turn left on the R512 to Magaliesberg/Brits
  • Continue on this road until you see the Sun City sign board on your left.
  • Turn right onto the R512 to Brits and cross the bridge over Hartebeespoort Dam.
  • At the next T-junction turn right on the R512 to Brits. Follow the directional signs.
  • At the 4-way stop turn left to Rustenburg/Sun City.
  • At the signpost R27 Rustenburg/Brits turn right.
  • On the bridge turn left towards Rustenburg.
  • Continue to the slipway on the left, take slipway and continue on the N4 highway.
  • Now look out for the next turnoff to Sun City, Bapong and Majakaneng R556.
  • TAKE THIS TURN – DO NOT PROCEED TO RUSTENBURG.
  • At the top of the off ramp turn right to Sun City/Bapong.
  • At the fourth 4-way stop turn right on the R510 (25km) to Mogwase.
  • Turn left at the sign posted Pilanesberg National Park.
  • Pass the Manyane Gate and go straight through till you reach the T-junction.
  • Turn left and follow the road until you reach the Bakgatla gate.

Bed & Breakfast Rates

  • Rates are quoted per chalet per night, based on the number of people sharing.
  • Prices quoted are per chalet per night. Children from 7yrs sharing with adults will be charged a full rate Children 3-6 yrs stay at no charge but pay R 78,00 per day for Breakfast only.
  • Children below 3 yrs stay at no charge.

Dinner, Bed & Breakfast Rates

  • Rates are quoted per chalet per night, based on the number of people sharing.
  • Prices quoted are per chalet per night. Children from 7yrs sharing with adults will be charged a full rate Children 3-6 yrs stay at no charge but pay R 183 per day for Breakfast and Dinner.
  • Children below 3 yrs stay at no charge.

We can also arrange for you to visit Cookes Lake in Mahikeng. It is a serene haven overlooking the lake, the best place to enjoy watching the amazing South African sunsets. Here you can watch springboks and warthogs grazing in a tranquil environment. The facility also caters for buffet lunches, dinners, braais, weddings, conferences, workshops, and special events.
Aside from complete and convenient Pilanesberg accommodations, our resort also offers these wonderful facilities:

  • Swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Adventure tours and outdoor activities
  • Children’s playground
  • Conference facilities
  • Ablution facilities
  • On-site superrette
  • Self-braai (barbecue area) 
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Business Hours:
Mon - Fri (09:00 - 17:00)
Sat (09:00 - 13:00)
Time Zone: UTC/GMT +2 hours

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What sets us Apart !

• MALARIA FREE
• Ideal for family or group getaways
• Rich biodiversity of game
• Home to the “Big 5”
• Over 350 bird species
• Effortless road and air access

Why Book With Us ?

• Individual service
• Excellent standard of Lodges
• Maintain control of your booking
• Most special deals by far
• Secure payment process (SSL)
• South African based
• Expert knowledge
• Specialist advice
• No booking fees