3 Days
2 People
Airport Transfers

Lush Private Lodge is located in Black Rhino Game Reserve. A private concession within the malaria-free Pilanesberg National Park.

Traversing rights over the 55 00ha (135 000ac) assure guests an intimate – and unique – safari experience, with the chance to see all of the Big Five and the endangered African wild dog.

Lush is a contemporary lodge, shaped around the environment. Minimalistic décor and natural finishes put the focus on the view, at once drawing guests to outdoor living spaces.

Activities & Transportation

  • Activities: Morning & Afternoon Game Drives
  • Game drives are driven in open-sided 4×4 vehicle
  • Getting around from JHB to the Lodge will be in a Private Vehicle or Minivan ( Depending on the number of passengers)
  • A private transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included

Accommodation & Meals

Day Accommodation Meals
3 Days Lush Private Lodge, Pilanesberg National Park 1st Day : Lunch & Dinner Included

2nd Day : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included.

3rd Day : Breakfast Included



You’ll be collected from the airport (or hotel).
Accommodation before the tour starts can be arranged for an extra cost.

Day 1

Departing JHB for your Tour to Black Rhino Game Reserve where Lush Lodge is Situated
Your tour will depart at 10h00 from Johanessburg Hotel/Airport. Upon arrival at the lodge, you will be assisted by a Mr Shuttle driver/guide to reception for check-in at 14h00. Your bags will be taken to your room where you will be able to settle in. All the rooms have been designed with privacy and every comfort in mind, each room include,
• Emperor-sized bed
• Pause area (incl. Smeg minibar and Nespresso coffee machine)
• In-room freestanding bath, en-suite shower room, open-air shower & range of deluxe body products
• Furnished deck & and private splash pool
Later that afternoon at about 16h00, you will join your Game Ranger for a High Tea whereafter at 16h30 you will be taken on your Evening game drive of more or less 3hours in duration. You will head back to the Lodge after your game drive and have dinner at The Lodge in the Main Guest Area or the African Boma. After dinner you can settle in for the night.


Day 2

Full Day at Lush Private Lodge

You will have this full day to spend at Lush Lodge. You will wake this morning at 05h00 with a wake-up call from your ranger, you will then meet up for Tea & Coffee at 05h30 before heading off to your first early morning game drive at 05h45. After the game drive, breakfast will be served back at the lodge at 09h00, in the Main Guest Area. You will have a large portion of the day at the lodge where you can book extra activities around the Pilanesberg and Sun City Area such as:
• Pilanesberg hot-air balloon safaris
• Golf at Sun City’s championship Gary Player and Lost City golf courses
*Arranged on request, and attract an additional cost*
At 13h00 Lunch will be served, and the Afternoon Tea is served at 16h00. At 16h30 you will get to enjoy yet another game drive of more or less 3 hours in duration and head back to the lodge. Dinner will be served at 20h00.


Day 3

Game Drive & Breakfast in the AM and Departure to JHB

Departure back to JHB/Hotel or Airport
Your tour is coming to a near end now. You will wake with a wake-up call on your last morning at 05h00 from your game ranger and meet up at 05h30 to have some tea or coffee before going on your last game drive at 05h45. After the game drive, you will be taken back to the lodge where breakfast is served at 09h00. Check-Out time is at 11h00. You can take your time getting your things and meet your Mr Shuttle driver/guide at the reception for your journey back home.

Getting There

  • This tour starts and ends in Johannesburg
  • Fly to/from O.R. Tambo Airport in Johannesburg
  • transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost


  • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • Game Drive Activities
  • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Round-trip Private airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Soft Drinks, Local Beers, Wines and Spirits
  • Drinking water (On all days)
  • Tea and Coffee


  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips
  • Extra Activities
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)

Important to know

      • Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
      • This tour must be paid in South African Rand (ZAR).
      • This tour accepts children who are 10+ years. Discounts may apply for children younger than 12 years

Dates 1 Person (1 Room) 2 People (1 Rooms) 3 People (2 Rooms) 4 People (2 Rooms) 5 People (3 Rooms) 6 People (3 Rooms) 7+ People
1 Jan 2020 to 31 Dec 2020 R 19231 pp R 12644 pps R 16500 pps R 11400 pps R 13920 pps R 10950 pps
Dates 1 Person (1 Room) 2 People (1 Rooms) 3 People (2 Rooms) 4 People (2 Rooms) 5 People (3 Rooms) 6 People (3 Rooms) 7+ People
1 Jan 2021 to 31 Dec 2021 R 20330 pp R 13380 pps R 17340 pps R 12010 pps R 14610 pps R 11510 pps