Jock Safari Lodge
Kruger and surrounds, South Africa
With only 12 luxury suites, all overlooking the river, the superb Jock Safari Lodge offers a true African safari. Situated within the Kruger National Park on a 6,000 hectare private concession, Jock Safari Lodge guests have exclusive access to drive the dry riverbeds providing some truly spectacular private sightings, your ranger will expertly guide you through this beautiful oasis on an open 4x4 vehicle, giving you a full explanation on the animals you will see – from tortoise to elephant and everything in between - plus you can enjoy the Greater Kruger (size of Wales) where further 'Big Five' sightings are plentiful, you can even watch the wildlife from your private plunge pool and sala overlooking the river. After a day of adventure, enjoy your traditional African bush dinner in the boma around the campfire, in the dining room or on your private deck under the African sky – a truly great experience. Relax in the upstairs comfortable bar area overlooking the stunning rock pool whilst enjoying an aperitif before dinner. If you fancy something extra special and romantic, you can choose to sleep out on your sala and the lovely staff will set it all up for you with mosquito nets and lamps, the perfect way to end your trip of a lifetime. Fitzpatricks at Jock offers three suites situated half a mile from the Main Lodge and are ideal for a party wanting their own space, private vehicle and exclusive use of the lodge.
- Swimming Pool
- Safety Deposit Box
- Internet Access
Where is itThe lodge is in the southern area of the Kruger National Park. Transfer time from Skukuza Airport: 45 minutes.
A total of 15 separate, luxury air-conditioned suites in Jock Safari Lodge and Fitzpatricks at Jock. The lodge reflects the Zulu and Shangaan cultures of South Africa, and the private bedrooms are also decorated with African influences. Each suite has a private plunge pool and viewing deck. Jock Safari Lodge has 12 suites with outdoor shower, mini-bar*, twin and double beds, sleeping maximum 2 adults.
All Inclusive of: all meals, selection of house beverages, tea/coffee and water. Daily game-drives with sundowners, refreshments.
Local conservation fee payable locally, approximately ZAR 80 per person (valid until 31 Oct '18), payable upon entrance to Kruger National Park.
Fitzpatricks at Jock Lodge has 3 suites, same as above, but without plunge pool or outdoor shower, all sleeping maximum 2 adults.
Fitzpatricks has a private pool, dining area and comes with exclusive ranger and vehicle for the group. Recommended for small groups, book the 3 suites at Fitzpatricks at Jock to get your own exclusive lodge.
Long stay ofer: Stay for 3 nights or more and save 10% off accommodation costs. Valid for stays 1 May-31 Jul '20. Not combinable with any other offer.
Honeymooners: Couples will receive a bottle of sparkling wine in their room on arrival, a romantic dinner on their deck once during their stay and a romantic 'night under the stars' set up on a sofa bed in a private 'sala' once during their stay. Valid for stays 1 May '20-30 Apr '21. Offer is not combinable with any other offer.
Bar and restaurant overlooking the river. Boma area. Swimming pool. Spa*. Game-drives and optional walks with a professional team of game rangers and trackers. Walking safaris, birding safaris and guided historical tours, rock art and stargazing. 'Kids on safari' programme. WiFi access.
2 nights between 1 May-30 Apr.
* Denotes local charge.
Please note: children under 16 years are not permitted at this lodge.