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The Kingdom Resort

Pilanesberg Safaris

2 Day Luxury Tented Pilanesberg Safari

Looking for a En-suite tented safari to the Pilanesberg National Park? Our 2-day Luxury Tented safari is ideal for you! The package includes return transfers from Johannesburg, Open vehicle safari drives, tented accommodation and meals!

From

R 5295

2 Day Luxury Bakubung Bush Lodge All Inclusive Safari Package

Pilanesberg Game Reserve is one of the most popular safari destinations in South Africa, mainly because it’s located in a malaria-free region and a comfortable 2&half-hour drive from Johannesburg.

From

R 7495

2 Day Luxury Black Rhino Game Lodge Safari

Black Rhino Game Lodge is a 5-star Big 5 safari destination located in a private game reserve that lies adjacent to the Pilanesberg Game Reserve.

From

R 6995

2 Day Luxury Ivory Tree Game Lodge Safari

Ivory Tree Game Lodge offers guests an exclusive safari experience in a private concession in a remote corner of South Africa’s favourite game reserve.

From

R 8250

2 Day Luxury Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge All Inclusive Safari Package

Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge is a hugely popular family-orientated Big 5 safari destination in Pilanesberg Game Reserve.

From

R 6995

2 Day Luxury Shepherd’s Tree Game Lodge Safari

Enjoy an exclusive safari experience staying at the award-winning aha Shepherd’s Tree Game Lodge which is located in a remote private concession in the malaria-free Pilanesberg Game Reserve.

From

R 8395

2 Day Luxury Tshukudu Bush Lodge Safari

Pilanesberg Game Reserve is located in a malaria-free region and a comfortable 2-hour drive from Johannesburg.

From

R 8995

4 Day Luxury Shepherd’s Tree Game Lodge Safari

Pilanesberg Game Reserve is renowned for its unique geology and diverse ecology, as well as its high concentration of game and prolific birdlife.

From

R 18360

3 Day Luxury Shepherd’s Tree Game Lodge Safari

Pilanesberg Game Reserve is renowned for its unique geology and diverse ecology, as well as its high concentration of game and prolific birdlife.

From

R 13770

3 Day Luxury Tented Pilanesberg Safari

Our 3 Day Luxury en-suite tented safari is designed for the traveler who is looking for a budget but yet comfortable and complete safari experience!

From

R 9095

3 Day Luxury Bakubung Bush Lodge All Inclusive Safari Package

Discover why Pilanesberg Game Reserve is one of South Africa’s most popular safari destinations on this highly enjoyable safari tour.

From

R 11995

3 Day Luxury Black Rhino Game Lodge Safari

Black Rhino Private Game Reserve lies adjacent to the Pilanesberg Game Reserve, which is one of the most popular Big 5 safari destinations in South Africa.

From

R 12995

When you stay at The Kingdom Resort, you’ll have the opportunity to watch the sunrise over Pilanesberg and take in the truly authentic African ambience each day. 

It takes less than two hours to drive from Johannesburg or Pretoria to get to the Pilanesberg National Park area, where the Kingdom Resort is located, and it is only a few minutes away from the entrance to Sun City.

Pilanesberg National Park is one of the most interesting game reserves in Southern Africa, and it also happens to be one of the most accessible. Because of its location in the ecologically rich transition zone between the Kalahari and the Lowveld, this vast area offers visitors the opportunity to view exciting big game in an environment that is free of malaria.

It is a premier resort that offers a lifestyle that is in harmony with its natural surroundings. 

Unwind with a delectable meal and a sundowner at the on-site restaurant and bar after indulging your senses at the Body Bliss Day Spa, which is located on the premises. 

Leap Adventures, which is located on the premises, will satiate your need for excitement by providing a variety of exciting action activities such as guided quad biking, bungee catapult, big 5 game drives, and more.

The resort provides a selection of rooms, ranging from suites in the style of hotels to luxury villas with kitchens for self-catering stays. The resort makes the most of the pleasant weather by providing guests with a wide range of complimentary on-site amenities designed to keep guests entertained throughout their stay.

The Kingdom Resort was designed to look like a collection of small villages that were seamlessly integrated into the surrounding environment. 

Each community is comprised of a collection of chalets and villas that have a vantage point that looks out over the rugged landscape. They are arranged in such a way as to form a kraal in the shape of a horseshoe.

Take advantage of the complimentary shuttle service to go to Sun City so that you can take advantage of everything available there. In addition to being able to dine at the restaurant and play table tennis in the entertainment area, guests can relax and unwind in the enchanting rock swimming pool.

There is a Putt-Putt course and a volleyball court, a jungle gym and a trampoline for the use of younger guests, as well as an adventure Putt-Putt course. 

Accommodation

The accommodation options comprise the following:

  • Four Bedroom Villa with Splash Pool
  • Double Room with Patio Wheelchair Friendly
  • Three Bedroom Villa with Splash Pool
  • Studio Villa with Patio – Wheelchair Friendly
  • Family Suite with Patio
  • Three Bedroom Chalet
  • Three Bedroom Luxury Chalet
  • Two Bedroom Villa with Splash Pool
  • Twin Room with Patio Wheelchair Friendly
  • Double Room with Patio
  • Studio Villa with Patio
  • Twin Room with Patio
  • Two Bedroom Chalet

Facilities

A free shuttle service is provided to Sun City, which is only five minutes away from the Kingdom Resort.

The Kingdom Resort offers guests a variety of complimentary on-site facilities:

The Acacia Terrace Café offers a selection of breakfast foods, a variety of light meals, and a variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

Adventure Golf is a course that is fun for people of all ages and features natural elements such as water and rocks.

Archery is an ancient art that can be re-created with the help of modern equipment. You will be able to perfect the technique with the assistance of qualified teachers.

At the Body Bliss Day Spa, you can de-stress while being pampered and indulging in some beauty treatments to help you look and feel your best.

The kids’ pool, jungle gym, playground area, and trampoline are all located in the kids’ play area, which is located around the area where the Acacia Terrace Café is located. Little ones will have a great time playing here.

Exploring the resort grounds on a quad bike.

The Jungle Bar and Lounge offers guests an authentic African lounge atmosphere, where they can choose from a wide selection of drinks while they unwind and relax.

Guests will be able to watch popular sports events as well as a selection of movies on a large outdoor movie wall that has been constructed specifically for their enjoyment while they picnic under the stars.

At the pool area, there is a table for playing table tennis outside.

Acacia Terrace, the on-site café, now has a pizzeria, which is ideal for grabbing something delectable after participating in a variety of activities throughout the day.

Have a good time tackling the 8-meter multi-challenge climbing wall here at the rock climbing wall.

Splash Kingdom Waterpark is where you can relax while having a good time at an incredible waterpark.

The swimming pool was custom designed to look like a rock pool, and it features a slide for children, an island where adults can sunbathe, and a waterfall.

The trampoline has a canopy over it and is enclosed on all sides by a safety net, making it appropriate for children of varying ages.

 

Volleyball: Play the game in the sand area that has been designated for it, and then challenge your friends and family to a competition.

WiFi Hotspots provide users with access to free WiFi.

Activities

The Kingdom Resort is surrounded by an incredible array of attractions. Sun City, Valley of the Waves, The Cradle of Humankind, The Elephant Sanctuary, and Chameleon Village Reptile Park are just a few examples.

The Kingdom Resort’s spa is located on-site.

Sun City’s Valley of Waves water park is a legendary hub for all kinds of water fun that will appeal to adventurers of all ages.

Horseback riding takes place in a small section of a Private Game Park and is appropriate for beginners, intermediate, and advanced riders.

The Botanical Gardens offer a variety of habitats, including dry regions, rain forests, wetlands, and coastal vegetation, as well as endemic, indigenous, and exotic plant species.

A large, scenic crocodile sanctuary located at the entrance to Sun City, home to over 7000 crocs, including the world’s two largest captive Nile crocodiles. Every day at 16:30, there is a feeding show. 

The guides are eager to show you the Predator World animal collection.

The Cascades Aviary is home to over 300 of the Sun City Resort’s recorded bird species.

Sun City’s Water World offers a variety of water sports, from boating to parasailing.

For golf enthusiasts, the Lost City and Gary Player Country Clubs provide exciting rounds of golf.

Visit the Village People Cultural Experience Arts & Crafts Centre, where traditional arts and crafts are sold in the Curio Shop.

Explore the wilderness in a four-wheeler, encountering natural obstacles along the way.

Go gambling at Sun City while the children are entertained and you try your luck on the various machines and tables.

Hot air ballooning over Pilanesberg is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. It is South Africa’s only Hot Air Balloon operation that launches from within a National Park.

Splash Kingdom Water Park is available for children. They’ll enjoy the exciting slides, water sprays, and dump bucket. ‘Splish Splash’ is a toddler-friendly splash pad with numerous water jets and a slide that has little or no standing water.

Another kid-friendly attraction is Chameleon Village Reptile Park. They enjoy the live reptile shows, which occur three times per day on weekends, as well as the animal interaction sessions.

The Magic Company Gaming Arcade in the Sun City entertainment centre has a variety of games for kids of all ages.

Kamp Kwena Fort offers a children’s programme for children aged 4 to 12. 

Rates

Bookings can be done online, by phone or by email.

You have the option of booking a self-catering option, a room-only option, or a room with breakfast and meals included.

Infants under the age of two can stay in certain rooms equipped with a cot with their parents.

If the reservation is cancelled within 0-21 days of the occupation date, a cancellation fee equal to 100% of the reservation value will be charged. There will be no cancellation fee if the reservation is cancelled 22 days or more before the occupation date.

You might also like our Thutlwa Safari Lodge or Tshukudu Bush Lodge.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Do residents at the Kingdom Resort have access to the Valley of the Waves?

No. An entrance fee has to be paid, but Kingdom resort offers free shuttle services to Sun City which is a 5 minute drive to the main gate.

 

Are Game Drives included in the price at Kingdom Resort?

No, you can arrange for game drives or bush walks at a surcharge or do self-drive outings in the park.

 

Can you see the Big 5 during a visit to Kingdom Resort?

Yes, you can see the Big 5 during game drives into the Pilanesberg National Park.

 

Is Kingdom Resort easily accessible?

Yes, Kingdom Resort is less than a 5-minute drive from the Sun City entrance and is only a 2-hour drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria.

 

Is Kingdom Resort family-friendly?

Yes, an infant under two may stay in a cot with parents and several activities at the resort are aimed to keep children entertained.

 

Are there enough activities to keep guests entertained?

Yes, several activities including walking safaris, game drives, boma dinners, quad riding, spa treatments, and visits to the Valley of Waves, Botanical gardens, a crocodile sanctuary, Predator World and the Cascades Aviary.