Bakgatla Resort - Pilanesberg National Park

Bush Break

Accommodation Overview

Bakgatla Resort is situated in the Big 5 Game Reserve of Pilanesberg National Park. 2 Hours from Johannesburg. From R322.00 per night.
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Bakgatla Resort is situated in the Big 5 Game Reserve of Pilanesberg National Park. 2 Hours from Johannesburg. From R322.00 per night.


Bakgatla Resort is situated in the popular Big Five Game Reserve - Pilanesberg National Park, a comfortable 2 hours drive from Johannesburg. The resort is ideally located at the foot of the Garmoga Hills and is the ideal break for discerning safari goers. 

Accommodation is provided in a selection of 5 sleeper chalets, 2 sleeper safari tents, caravan sites and camping sites. The resort allows guests to explore the Reserve from the comfort of their own vehicle or on a guided game drive. 

The thatched chalets comprise a main bedroom with double bed and 3 single beds in the upstairs loft. Braai facilities, a private patio and a kitchenette offer all the basics required for a self-catering getaway. Additional features include air-conditioning and 1 en-suite bathroom. Accommodation can be booked on a breakfast only basis or a dinner and breakfast basis. 

The 2 sleeper safari tents are made from canvas and are ideal for those looking for a true bushveld escape, without the bother of having to set up their own tent. The safari tents comprise 2 single beds (with linen and bedding), en-suite bathroom with corner bath, heater, fridge, hospitality tray and braai facilities. A private patio creates the ideal space to relax outdoors. 

The resort offers a swimming pool, children’s playground, curio shop for much needed essentials (ice, charcoal, firewood etc), restaurant and on-site walking trails.

The 55 000 hectare wilderness area offers incredible game viewing opportunities that is centred on a unique volcanic formation and hosts all of Southern Africa’s big game.





5 Sleeper Chalets 

From R2 981.00 – R3 916.00 per night (including breakfast) 

From R3 222.00 – R5 367.00 per night (including breakfast and dinner) 


2 Sleeper Chalets 

From R2 078.00 – R2 355.00 per night (including breakfast) 

From R2 310.00 – R2 834.00 per night (including breakfast and dinner) 


2 Sleeper Safari Tents

From R2 420.00 – R2 784.00 per night (including breakfast) 

From R2 670.00 – R3 066.00 per night (including breakfast and dinner) 


Camping (maximum of 6 guests per site)

From R322.00 – R390.00 per night (non-electrified)

From R345.00 – R422.00 per night (electrified) 


Caravan sites (maximum of 6 guests per site) 

From R380.00 – R477.00 per night (electrified) 


Children Rates

Children 4 - 11 years stay for free (when sharing with 2 adults – R195.00 per child including dinner and breakfast)

Children 12 years and older pay full adult rate 


Rates exclude:

R40.00 vehicle entry fee per day

R80.00 park entry fee per adult per day

R40.00 park entry fee per child per day (under 12 years) 




Curio Shop

Central ablution amenities 


Game Viewing 



No smoking indoors 

A refundable breakage deposit will be required and confirmed when making your enquiry

Specific details

Area Activities: 4x4 Trails, Bar, Bird Watching, Game Drives, Golf, Hiking Trails, Horse Riding, Mountain Biking, Quad Bikes, Restaurant, Shopping / Markets, Spa
Facilities: Air Conditioning, Fans, Television, Housekeeping, Wi-Fi, Restaurant, Swimming Pool, Braai facilities, Linen, Towels
Star Grading: Not Rated
Accommodation Type Bed & Breakfast, Camp Site, Caravan Park, Chalet, Dinner, Bed & Breakfast, Game Reserve, Holiday Resort, Self-Catering, Tented


Pilanesberg, North West, South Africa
Pilanesberg National Park, Mogwase, North West, 0300