Located at -25.16353611111111,26.97221388822222, Buffalo Thorn Lodge is situated in Pilanesberg, North West Province.

Buffalo Thorn Lodge

5 Star Game Lodge at Lodge 20, Pilanesberg National Park, Black Rhino Game Reserve, North West Province, South Africa. Show on Map

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Directions to Buffalo Thorn Lodge

From Pretoria/Johannesburg:
Head towards Sun City. Stay on the R556 and pass the entrance to Sun City on the right. Continue for 5.11 km to the STOP sign, turn right at the intersection (into the R565). Continue on this road for approximately 27 km through a village until you see the Black Rhino Game Reserve entrance on the right. Sign in at the gate and either request a pick up from the gate if you do not want to drive your car on the dirt roads and we will come and collect you or drive and park at the lodge, normal sedan cars should be able to reach Buffalo Thorn Lodge without a problem.

From the Black Rhino Game Reserve gate:
Enter the gate (sign in) then drive for 2,9 km along the road until you meet an intersection, turn left (it is the first road you can turn left at after entering the Reserve) then continue for 1.47 km until you reach another intersection – take the most right-hand turn then continue for another 470m continue driving turning/keeping right until you see our lodge. Turn left into our gate, Stand 20 - Buffalo Thorn Lodge.



  • Airport (300km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (35km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (35km)
  • Business Services (80km)
  • Car Hire (35km)
  • Foreign Exchange (80km)
  • Grocery Store (35km)
  • Internet Café (35km)
  • Laundromat (35km)
  • Post Office (35km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (35km)
  • Shopping Mall (80km)


  • Bird watching
  • Children's entertainment
  • Cultural experiences
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Game viewing
  • Game viewing (big 5)
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Health spa / massage
  • Hiking trails
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Quad biking
  • Swimming
  • 10% off
    ZAR 16380ZAR 14742
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -25.16353611111111
Longitude: 26.97221388822222

Closest airport(s)
OR Tambo International - 300km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h30
Check-out by 10h30

Listed on SA-Venues.com
November 2011 - 11 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Yolanda le Roux Ons het die week ongelooflik baie geniet !wat ons gedink het sou n hartseer herdenking wees ,het almal by buffalo thorne vir ons...

Yolanda Le Roux, South Africa

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