Ivory Tree Game Lodge
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Ivory Tree Game Lodge lies in a natural amphitheatre surrounded by mountains and immersed in riverine woodlands that are dissected by ancient elephant trails. In the northeastern part of the Pilanesberg, Ivory Tree covers an oasis of luxury in one of South Africa’s favourite wilderness areas. A large pool, the Amani African Spa, outdoor dining and spectacular game viewing make for the perfect holiday.

Accommodation

Luxurious suites provide a calm retreat after exciting days in the bush. Warm and earthy tones create a welcoming feeling, while a covered patio and outdoor shower allow you to relax into the unique environment of the Pilanesberg.

Standard features in all rooms includes:

  • Air conditioning
  • Hair dryer
  • Laundry (not included)
  • Mini bar (stocked on request)

The standard suites include (double & twin possible):

  • En-suite bathroom and outdoor shower.
  • Covered patio.
  • Tea and coffee making facilities.
  • Mini bar fridge (stocked upon request).
  • Air conditioners provide heating and cooling.

The executive suites include (double only):

  • Mini bar fridge (stocked upon request).
  • Open plan lounge with Dstv.
  • His and her bathrooms with indoor shower.
  • Private outdoor lounge.
  • Air-conditioned.
  • Fire place in the bedroom.
  • Coffee and tea making facilities.
  • Heated plunge pool.

Ivory Tree’s luxury suites include (double only):

  • En-suite bathroom and outdoor shower.
  • Air conditioners for heating and cooling.
  • Covered patio.
  • Tea and coffee making facilities.
  • Mini bar fridge (stocked upon request).
  • Private plunge pool (in 2 out of 4 suites)
  • Lounge with a fireplace.
  • Dstv.

Activities

Ivory Tree Game Lodge is situated in one of South Africa’s largest wildlife sanctuaries, which is home to almost all of Southern Africa’s big game as well as more than 300 bird species. But Ivory Tree offers much more than just game viewing. Activities for every taste allow you to have your perfect holiday.

  • Experience African culture with Tswana and Zulu dancing, interactive drumming, an African marimba band and a percussion show.
  • Quad biking
  • Rejuvenate your body and soul at the Amani African Spa.
  • Board the specialized game viewing vehicles and stand a chance to see all of Southern Africa’s large mammals on a game drive.
  • Join us for some delicious cuisine during an exclusive bush braai or boma dinner

Location

Ivory Tree Game Lodge is situated in the northeastern part of the Pilanesberg Game Reserve and is accessible through the Bakgatla Gate. No entry fees will be charged for guests driving directly to Ivory Tree lodge.

Directions:

From Johannesburg take the N4 towards Rustenburg and turn off onto the R556 towards Pilanesberg and Sun City. Travel about 80 km towards Sun City and look for the brown “Ivory Lodge” sign after the fourth four-way stop. Turn right towards Northam onto the R510. Follow the brown “Ivory Lodge” signs until you get to Bakgatla Gate and take the right hand entrance to the lodge.

Room Types

Standard Rooms (double and twin possible)

60 suites – double rooms only

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Standard rooms consist of the following:

  • En- suite bathroom
  • Outside shower
  • Covered patio
  • Air conditioning providing both heating and cooling
  • Mini bar fridge (stocked upon request)
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

 

Luxury Suites (double only)

4 suites – 2 adults & 1 child sharing possible

2 suites have a private plunge pool

2 suites do not have a plunge pool

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Suite consists of the following:

  • Lounge with a fireplace
  • En- suite bathroom
  • Outside shower
  • Covered patio
  • Air conditioning providing both heating and cooling
  • Selected DSTV channels
  • Plunge pool (when available in 2 out of 4 suites)
  • Mini bar fridge (stocked upon request)
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

 

Executive Suites (double only)

1 suite – no sharing / triples

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Suite consists of the following:

  • Suite sleeps 2 adults (no children)
  • Fire place in the bedroom
  • Open plan lounge with Dstv
  • His and her bathrooms with indoor shower
  • Private outdoor lounge
  • Covered patio
  • Air conditioning
  • Private plunge pool
  • Mini bar fridge (stocked upon request)
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

 

Family Units

2 units (max 2 adults and 2 children under 12 years)

The family room consists of the following:

  • Sleeps 2 adults and 2 kids under the age of 12 in single beds.
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Main bedroom with access to outside patio
  • En- suite bathroom
  • Air conditioning providing both heating and cooling
  • Coffee and tea making facilities
  • Private outdoor lounge
  • Mini bar fridge (stocked upon request)
  • DSTV with selected channels
  • Fenced off private plunge pool

 

Villa (4 standard rooms)

4 Standard rooms (max 8 guests) close to a central area, offering exclusive use of recreational areas and a private game drive vehicle.

The villa consists of the following:

  • 4 standard rooms accommodating a maximum of 8 guests
  • Heated plunge pool
  • Lounge with Dstv
  • Air conditioning
  • Private outdoor lounge
  • Private outdoor fire pit
  • Tea and coffee making facilities

Facilities

The communal area of Ivory Tree Lodge was created around a large pool. Outdoor dining and a traditional boma allow you to soak up the balmy African nights. The inside areas provide a cosy space with clean designs and organic materials. The bar and cocktail lounge are good places to socialize with other guests and exchange stories from the bush.

Ivory Tree’s facilities include:

  • Large swimming pool
  • Two lounges
  • A main bar and cocktail lounge
  • Multi-tiered dining room
  • Conference facilities (2 rooms)
  • Lapa
  • Curio shop
  • Small waterhole
  • Open air boma

 

 

  • There are 2 conference rooms which have a schoolroom layout and a max of 58 and 24 respectively for each room
  • Ivory Tree has included a dedicated conference room among its facilities
  • Please enquire into the availability of conference room equipment before concluding your conference planning