Jock Safari Lodge

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R8800.00
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Jock Safari Lodge overlooks a riverbed and lush bushveld; guests are accommodated in comfort in the thatched safari chalets which offer convenient amenities and features. Jock has access to its block of the greater Kruger National Park, which is home to a pride of Lion, Elephants, Rhinos, and Leopards. Located in one of the best wildlife viewing regions with scores of the Big Five, guests enjoy unforgettable wildlife encounters during the exciting safaris. Children can be accommodated making it an ideal safari destination for families. 

This game lodge has access to its own private area of the greater Kruger National Park which is home to a pride of lion, Elephants, Rhinos and Leopards.  Located in one of the best game viewing regions with large numbers of the 'Big Five', guests enjoy unforgettable wildlife encounters during the thrilling safaris. Children can be accommodated making it an ideal safari destination for families.

  • 6 050 ha in private concession set in the over two million hectares of Kruger Park
  • Located at the confluence of the Biyamiti and Mitomeni rivers
  • Walking safaris to some of the oldest Bushmen rock art in Africa (approx 3 100 years old)
  • Relive one of South Africa’s cultural heritage through the story of Jock of the Bushveld
  • Ranks as one of the best places for Frogging Safaris (about 34 different species of Amphibians)

Main Lodge: Surrounded by red walls and lush trees and reed walls, the 12 individual thatched rooms can each accommodate two guests in either King or Twin beds.

Fitzpatrick's: Two of the three rooms can sleep a maximum of 2 adults sharing with two children per room. The chalets offer King or Twin beds making it ideal for smaller groups and families visiting Jock.

Explorer Camp: Experience an adventure into the wilderness, make use of canvas washing basins and lanterns while exploring the magnificent bushveld with its wildlife. This two-day walking safari is lead by highly specialized guides while the nights are spent around the campfire. The camp consists of three canvas tents each of which can accommodate two guests.

Rustic safari meals are served by the Shangaan Chef and enjoyed under the African sky. Each Tent features an outside bucket shower as well as an en-suite bio box toilet (portable) with canvas for privacy. This Explorer Camp is available only during the cooler months of the year with the first excursion in April and the last being at the end of October.

At the Relaxation Retreat, which features a steam room, a sauna as well as an exercise room, guests may enjoy relaxing health and beauty spa treatments in between the wildlife activities. The different indoor and outdoor dining venues make dining at the lodge an extraordinary experience.

Transfers to and from the lodge can be booked in advance which provides easy access to this excellent safari retreat in the Kruger National Park. Exciting safari drives take place in the early morning and the late afternoon during which travellers come face to face with Africa's untamed wildlife. During the unique Frogging Safaris, travellers have a chance to admire the magnificent kaleidoscope of colours as well as the choir of sounds from the many different frog species which are home to this region of the Kruger Park. Froggers have headlights, gumboots and nets when they set out after dark for this thrilling experience. During the excursion, frogs are caught and identified and then released again. The best months for Frogging Safaris are during the rainy months of November through March.

Guests staying at Jock Safari Lodge enjoy the privileged access to the highly acclaimed Leopard Creek Golf Course. The Lodge offers all golfers transfers to the Golf Club just outside the Malelane Gate of the Kruger National Park (this policy is subject to change). All transfers are made on a wildlife viewing vehicle, so your transfer is a safari drive in itself.

Named for the historical town featured in Jock of the Bushveld, The Pilgrims Rest Retreat is an opulent spa where guests can experience a range of luxurious wellness treatments provided by professional spa therapists, in surroundings that are ideal for serenity and relaxation.

Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Mini bar
  • Outside Shower
  • Private plunge pool
  • Safe
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone

Facilities Available at Jock Safari Lodge

  • Parking
  • Spa
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Viewing deck

More Information on Jock Safari Lodge

The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.

Stay 3 nights and save 10%

Enjoy a 10% discount on your accommodation when booking 3 nights at the Jock Safari Lodge in the Kruger National Park.

Included in the rate:

  • breakfast, lunch, dinner, high tea, game drives, guided walks, house beverages, game drive beverages, tourism levy and 15% VAT
     

Excluded from the rate:

  • all other items and premium beverages are excluded and must be settled upon departure
  • Gate/entrance/conservation fee of R48.00 per person, payable upon entrance to Kruger National Park
  • All other beverages

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid 1 March - 30 September 2018 (excluding 30 March - 2 April 2018) and 1st March 2019 - 30th April 2019 (excluding 18th - 23rd April 2019) and 1stApril 2019- 30th September 2019; 1st April 2020- 30th April 2020 EXCLUDING: 18th- 23rd April 2019 10th- 13th April 2020
  • Only valid for a 3 night stay
  • Subject to availability
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Family Getaway Experience

The private and intimate Fitzpatrick’s Lodge is perfectly suited for families travelling together, welcoming children of all ages.

The lodge redesign now includes an enclosed two-bedroom family unit and separate private suite, the perfect home-away-from home.

PACKAGE INCLUDES

  • 2 Daily game drives
  • Guided wilderness walks
  • All meals
  • House beverages
  • Game drive beverages
  • Kids on Safari programme
  • Family bush picnic
  • Snack platter in the rooms on arrival
  • Movie night with popcorn and milkshakes
  • Story telling inspired by African folk tales around the fire with marshmallows
  • VAT and tourism levy

Valid from 1 May – 20 December 2019 - please contact our reservations for a quote.

Included in the rate:

  • 2 Daily game drives
  • Guided wilderness walks
  • All meals
  • House beverages
  • Game drive beverages
  • Kids on Safari programme
  • Family bush picnic
  • Snack platter in the rooms on arrival
  • Movie night with popcorn and milkshakes
  • Story telling inspired by African folk tales around the fire with marshmallows
  • VAT and tourism levy

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid from 1 May – 20 December 2019
  • Minimum of a 3 consecutive night stay is required
  • Applicable to Fitzpatrick’s Lodge only
  • Please note that no children under the age of 12 years are permitted on wilderness walks
  • Children under the age of 6 years are limited to game drive within our concession only
  • Must be requested at the time of booking and cannot be applied retrospectively
  • The offer is restricted and Jock Safari Lodge reserves the right to limit the number of rooms available and to discontinue the promotion at any time
  • Traveller names for each night must be for the same clients
  • Can be used in conjunction with our Long stay Discount only
BOOK SPECIAL

Sleep Out Under the Stars

This exclusive and unique experience will have you slumbering under a pristine blanket of stars in the African sky.

Available at Main Jock for a stay of 3 nights or longer

Included in the rate:

  • 2 Daily game drives
  • Guided wilderness walks
  • All meals
  • A selection of house beverages
  • Private dinner on your private suite deck
  • 30-minute neck, back and shoulder massage on your private deck
  • Sleep out experience on your private deck in an enclosed sala
  • VAT and tourism levy

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid from 1 May – 20 December 2019
  • Minimum of a 3 consecutive night stay is required
  • Applicable to Main Jock only
  • Must be requested at the time of booking and cannot be applied retrospectively
  • The offer is restricted, Jock Safari Lodge reserves the right to limit the number of rooms available and to discontinue the promotion at any time
  • Traveller names for each night must be for the same clients
  • Can be used in conjunction with our Long Stay Discount only
BOOK SPECIAL

Best of Both Package

Best of Both Package
Enjoy the best of the Western Cape and Kruger National Park with our Best of Both Package. 

4 NIGHT PACKAGE INCLUDES

  •     2 Night stay at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve at Gondwana Family Lodge or Tilney Manor
  •     2 Night stay at Jock Safari Lodge at Main Jock
  •     Welcome platter in the room on arrival
  •     Bottle of sparkling wine on arrival at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
  •     Complimentary return transfers to/from Skukuza airport when staying at Jock Safari Lodge

Included in the rate:

4 NIGHT PACKAGE INCLUDES

  • 2 Night stay at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve at Gondwana Family Lodge or Tilney Manor
  • 2 Night stay at Jock Safari Lodge at Main Jock
  • Welcome platter in the room on arrival
  • Bottle of sparkling wine on arrival at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
  • Complimentary return transfers to/from Skukuza airport when staying at Jock Safari Lodge

Excluded from the rate:

  • Items of a personal nature
  • Transfers / flights between properties

Terms and Conditions:

  • Valid from 1 May – 20 December 2019
  • Minimum of a 2-night stay is required per property
  • Must be requested at the time of booking and cannot be applied retrospectively
  • The offer is restricted, Sanbona Wildlife Reserve and Jock Safari Lodge reserve the right limit the number of rooms available and to discontinue the promotion at any time
  • Traveller names for each night must be for the same clients
  • Can be used in conjunction with our Long Stay Discount only
  • No refunds or discounts can be applied if the transfers are not utilised
  • All domestic flights and transfers are additional and for the clients own account
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