Jock Safari Lodge
Kruger National Park, South Africa

Jock Safari Lodge offers guests the experience of an old world safari in the southern area of Kruger National Park.

Why We Love it and You Will Too

  • Named after the beloved African tale Jock of the Bushveld by Sir Percy FitzPatrick
  • Lodge facilities include a pool, boutique shop, relaxation retreat with sauna and outdoor boma dining
  • Stay in a thatched suite on the riverbed with a private deck, sala and plunge pool
  • Enjoy Big 5 wildlife sightings on twice daily guided game drives in Kruger Park
  • Get pampered at the Retreat with spa treatments, hydrotherapy bath, steam room and sauna

Your Jock Safari Lodge Experience

This historic safari lodge was the first private lodge to be built in the heart of Kruger National Park, Africa's premier wildlife reserve. Jock Safari Lodge is built in the Jock of the Bushveld Concession Area in the southern part of Kruger National Park at the confluence of the Mitomeni and Biyamiti rivers. The lodge's two spacious decks offer stunning views over a pool and the river.

There is an ambiance of a bygone era, and decor incorporates elements of the past, as well as indigenous Zulu and Shangaan cultures. The lodge has exclusive traversing rights in an area that is regarded as one of the best in the Kruger National Park for its Big Five wildlife sightings.

Guests can enjoy daily game drives in open safari vehicles to see the areas diverse wildlife. Set out on bush walks to see ancient Bushmen paintings nearby. Learn about the stories of the stars during a star gazing session or in the rainy season head out on a Frog Safari and see the many different amphibians that occur in the area. Be pampered with a relaxing wellness treatment at the spa.

Jock Safari Lodge Facilities

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Large deck with swimming pool
  • Spa with sauna and exercise room
  • Gift boutique
  • Indoor and outdoor dining facilities
  • Library with television and DVD player

Child Policy

Jock Safari Lodge accommodates families with children from 6 years and older. A private vehicle will need to be reserved for sole use of the family.

Kruger National Park - South African Safari