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Reviewed 1 week ago

My visit to Jackalberry Lodge was simply magical in every sense of the word! It was a fairy tale - rustic, elegant, gracious, comfortable, welcoming, delicious.....beyond my expectations! Atasja and her husband Willie and their two adorable children Dwayne and Megan manage the lodge. They...More

1  Thank Sylvia N
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Hi Sylvia N, thank-you so much for leaving this review of your stay at Jackalberry Lodge. I'm thrilled that you felt so at home and enjoyed your time here with us. Hope to see you again some time.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at Jackalberry Lodge in January 2018 and had an amazing experience during our six game drives. Our rangers, Ocean and Willie were very experienced and our tracker, John, help find the "big five," along with many of the other wild...More

1  Thank Ronald B
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ronald B, thank-you so much for leaving this review for Jackalberry Lodge - we really appreciate it :)

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Within our first 30 minutes of our first drive we followed a pair of young leopards into the bush. The animals told us they were their. Our eyes and cameras struggled to see them. Amazing. The Big 5. Done the second day. an many more....More

Thank VoyagerCANADA
Response from Candice W, Director of Sales at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 22 February 2018

Hello VoyagerCANADA, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review! How wonderful that you got to see so much action! Hope to see you back again some day.

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I recently spent 3 nights at this lovely lodge. We had a wonderful time there and were really impressed by the staff. They were charming and ensured we had everything we could want or need. The ranger was exceptional. A true professional...More

Thank Maureen J
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 22 February 2018

Hi Maureen J, thank-you so much for leaving this review!

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Quote by Rich Mullins: “The only man I envy is the man who has not yet been to Africa – for he has so much to look forward to.” We have been living near Hoedspruit for years and on the 31st of January we had...More

Thank Lelani P
Response from Candice W, Guest Relations Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 8 February 2018

Hi there Lelani P, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review for Jackalberry Lodge. It's so wonderful to hear that you had a magical time with us, and for such a special occasion too. Hope to see you back again some...More

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Free Parking
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US$875 - US$1,011 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$875 - US$1,011 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kathy K
29 December 2017|
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Response from Candice W | Property representative |
No, unfortunately not. If there is something specific you'd like, then I'd suggest emailing Thornybush so that they can try and source it before your trip. Alternatively South Africa is known to have incredible wines, so... More
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Sigrav4
5 March 2017|
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Response from Lauren S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, We had a transfer via Lions World Travel but I'm sure if you contact the lodge, they would arrange for someone to pick you up. Didn't see any taxis or anything at the airport so I would assume every lodge has... More
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"Chalet #5 has a sitting room"
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"This trip booked direct with Cheryl Gould @ Lion World Travel Toronto Canada. It was inclusive with Capetown..."
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"7 lodges with the furthest being 1/10th of a mile from the main area. Every room is amazing!"
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"We had room #5 and we had a small living room in addition to all the other amenities."
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