Jock Safari Lodge
Travel Blogs from Kruger National Park
Kruger is amazing!
First we saw impalas and zebras, then came wildebeest, buffalo, and rhinos. And that was just in the 30km that took us from the Kruger entrance to our lodge.
Arriving at Jock Safari Lodge (www.jocksafarilodge.com) on a Monday scored us two game drives to ourselves as a large group had just cleared out that …
We spent three all inclusive nights at the luxury Jock Safari Lodge right in the middle of the park. We flew on a small aircraft which was a new experience and makes any bumps on a commercial airliner seem tiny. We had six drives with an entertaining ranger called Edgar and met three other couples who were great company. Lots of fantastic wildlife …
... drinks and snacks. This evening there were 18 people at the lodge with 8 of the 9 rooms occupied. We had a lovely dinner outside on the patio. The food was delicious with a good variety of entrees including duck, beef, Dorrado and a vegetarian option. After dinner a staff member walked us back to our rooms. Francois, Maryse and Shen are in the closest cabin and we said goodnight. After leaving then our guide pointed out ...
... Thai dinner with her before we leave. One of our favourite mini adventures was hiring a car for the day with Rye and driving down the beautiful west coast through Hout Bay and Camp bay to Cape point where we walked up the small mountains and up to lighthouse to check out the spectacular views. We also went through Simons town which is where we drop Marsha off at her friends and say a sad farewell. To cheer us up however there is a “Jackass Penguin” ...
... taste), pumpkin leaves Cooked with peanut butter (amazing) and a spinach dish which was delicious. Our bus got stuck several times but our driver King D just rams trough the trees and over the bumps and for half the time we are airbourne! Shower and bed ready for our whole day safari at Kruger! I can't wait! Really hoping to see at the big 5 plus some elephants and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center