Jock Safari Lodge

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Jock Safari Lodge is ideally positioned in the southern area of the Kruger National Park, resting at the confluence of two seasonal rivers, Mitomeni and Biyamiti rivers. This 6,000 hectare exclusive concession is situated in the heart of wild Kruger, halfway between Skukuza and the Malelane Gate, a mere 40-minute drive in either direction. The wildlife within this unbroken landscape has survived undisturbed and encouraged to thrive. The legendary experiences throughout this region of pristine bushveld offer guests an intensive safari in what is regarded as the best Big Five game viewing area in the Kruger.

The luxury lodging compliments the rugged terrain paying homage to a rich culture and timeless elegance. Main Jock, emulates the timeless style and elegance of a classic safari lodge, with the addition of modern comforts and conveniences expected by today’s discerning traveller. Twelve secluded thatched suites offer privacy and uninterrupted views of the riverbed, reimagined with a private sala area offering evening sleep-out options.

The intimate Fitzpatrick’s Lodge is stylishly appointed to offer the ultimate private villa experience, accommodating a group of up to six guests on an exclusive-use basis, complete with a private guide, vehicle, and chef.

Rooms

Main Jock
Twelve individual thatched Suites, screened by lush trees & reed walls, offer guests the utmost luxurious privacy, creating a unique experience of gracious old world elegance surrounded by unspoiled wilderness.

All 12 rooms can sleep a maximum of 2 adults per room and can be made up as king or twin-bedded rooms.

Fitzpatrick’s at Jock
3 ROOMS – The intimate Fitzpatrick’s at Jock is stylishly appointed to offer the ultimate private villa experience, accommodating small groups and families on an exclusive-use basis. The villa comes complete with its own staff complement and dedicated ranger with a private game viewing vehicle, offering guided game drives twice daily to explore the 6,000 hectare private concession, which is known for its exhilarating Big 5 sightings and other interesting game encounters.

The private and intimate Fitzpatrick’s Lodge is perfectly suited for friends or families travelling together, welcoming children of all ages. The lodge redesign now includes an enclosed two-bedroom family unit and a separate private suite, the perfect home-away-from-home. Fitzpatrick’s at Jock is child friendly and offers a Kids on Safari programme to encourage educational and recreational wildlife activities.

Amenities

Jock Safari Lodge Rooms
Air conditioning
Private minibar
Hairdryer
Tea & coffee making facilities
Private plunge pool
Ball & claw bath on private deck
International dial telephone
Electronic safe
Ceiling fan
Ensuite bathroom, with outdoor shower
Sala (outdoor day bed) overlooking the river

Jock Safari Lodge
Relaxation retreat with steam room and exercise room
Gift boutique
Indoor and outdoor dining facilities
Library with TV, DVD player, and complimentary wi-fi
Heated pool with deck
24-hour security
Bar
Business centre
Gym
Internet access (Complimentary)
Kiddies Club
Library
Mobile Connectivity
Pool
Private vehicle Available
Restaurant
Secure parking
Spa
TV Room

Fitzpatrick’s at Jock Rooms
Air conditioning
Private minibar
Hairdryer
Tea and coffee making facilities
International dial telephone
Electronic safe
Ceiling fan
Ensuite bathroom, with outdoor shower

Fitzpatrick’s at Jock Lodge
Rock swimming pool
Lounge with television
Second lounge with fireplace
Perimeter electric fence

Activities

Adventure
Game drives
Walking safaris
Big 5 safaris
Bird watching
Massages
Practice green
Leopard Creek Golf Club
Children’s activities

Culture
Walking safaris to some of the oldest Bushmen rock art
in Africa (approximately 3,000 years old)

Rates

Fitzpatrick’s at Jock - Rack Rates

Season

Villa Rate up to 6 pax

Child Supplement 6- 11yrs

LOW SEASON | 01 May 2024 - 31 July 2024

ZAR 57 955

ZAR 5 795

HIGH SEASON | 01 August 2024 - 30 November 2024

ZAR 65 210

ZAR 6 525

LOW SEASON | 01 December 2024 - 14 December 2024

ZAR 57 955

ZAR 5 795

PEAK SEASON | 15 December 2024 – 31 March 2025

ZAR 73 325

ZAR 7 330

HIGH SEASON | 01 April 2025 - 30 April 2025

ZAR 65 210

ZAR 6 525

• Villa Rates are quoted and invoiced in South African Rand (ZAR), inclusive of 2 daily game drives, guided
wilderness walks, all meals, a selection of house beverages, game drives beverages and snacks, kids EcoExplorers programme, 15% VAT and Tourism levy for up to 6 persons.
– The rates exclude the Kruger National Park conservation levy (which is charged as a once off fee at the
South African nationals’ rate irrespective of guests nationality), premium beverages, discretionary
gratuities and all items of a personal nature, which must be settled directly prior to departure.

• Fitzpatrick’s at Jock can accommodate a maximum of 6 adults (2 x adults per bedroom) and an additional 4
children between the ages of 0- 11 years by means of additional bunk beds.
– Additional children exceeding the 6 persons inclusion will incur the child supplementary rate as
specified above.
– Additional children between the age of 0- 5 years exceeding the 6 persons inclusion are welcomed on a
complimentary basis.

• The Villa Rate is the minimum rate applied to secure the lodge, no discounts or refunds will be given should
the lodge be occupied by less than six (6) persons.

• All rates are subject to change without prior notice.

• All rates exclude specialist meals (i.e., certified outsourced Halaal and Kosher meals)

• We recommend a minimum stay of two nights throughout the year. A minimum 2-night stay restriction is
applicable over the Festive Season (15 December 2024 – 12 January 2025).

• Contracted rates:
-Only RACK rates are allowed to be published via any and all mediums.
-All rates listed as “Nett” are confidential and subject to providing the source/origin of bookings as well
as the origin of guests at the time of booking.

Children’s Policy Applicable to Fitzpatrick’s at Jock

• This policy applies to all persons from 0 up to and including 11 years old.

• Persons under the age of 13 years are not permitted on any walking safaris.

• Children staying at Fitzpatrick’s at Jock:
– Children from 0 up to and including 5 years are permitted at Fitzpatrick’s at Jock ONLY.
– Additional beds can accommodate a maximum of one child each OR two children per bunk bed (11
years or younger)
– Cots can accommodate a maximum of one child per cot.
– Complimentary child minding is offered during game drive hours, additional child minding can be
secured at an additional cost outside of these times.
– Additional children from 0 up to and including 5 years old:
▪ are accommodated on a complimentary basis when sharing a room with adults – dependent
on the availability of cots and/or additional bed.
▪ are permitted on game drives conducted within the Jock Safari Lodge Concession only
o Additional children from 6 up to and including 11 years old:
▪ are accommodated at the child supplementary rate when sharing a room with adults –
dependent on the availability of rooms with an additional bed.
▪ are permitted on game drives.

• Persons 12 years and older are considered adults.

Fitzpatrick’s at Jock - STO Rates

Season

Villa Rate up to 6 pax

Child Supplement 6- 11yrs

LOW SEASON | 01 May 2024 - 31 July 2024

ZAR 49 260

ZAR 4 925

HIGH SEASON | 01 August 2024 - 30 November 2024

ZAR 55 430

ZAR 5 545

LOW SEASON | 01 December 2024 - 14 December 2024

ZAR 49 260

ZAR 4 925

PEAK SEASON | 15 December 2024 – 31 March 2025

ZAR 62 325

ZAR 6 230

HIGH SEASON | 01 April 2025 - 30 April 2025

ZAR 55 430

ZAR 5 545

• Villa Rates are quoted and invoiced in South African Rand (ZAR), inclusive of 2 daily game drives, guided
wilderness walks, all meals, a selection of house beverages, game drives beverages and snacks, kids EcoExplorers programme, 15% VAT and Tourism levy for up to 6 persons.
– The rates exclude the Kruger National Park conservation levy (which is charged as a once off fee at the
South African nationals’ rate irrespective of guests nationality), premium beverages, discretionary
gratuities and all items of a personal nature, which must be settled directly prior to departure.

• Fitzpatrick’s at Jock can accommodate a maximum of 6 adults (2 x adults per bedroom) and an additional 4
children between the ages of 0- 11 years by means of additional bunk beds.
– Additional children exceeding the 6 persons inclusion will incur the child supplementary rate as
specified above.
– Additional children between the age of 0- 5 years exceeding the 6 persons inclusion are welcomed on a
complimentary basis.

• The Villa Rate is the minimum rate applied to secure the lodge, no discounts or refunds will be given should
the lodge be occupied by less than six (6) persons.

• All rates are subject to change without prior notice.

• All rates exclude specialist meals (i.e., certified outsourced Halaal and Kosher meals)

• We recommend a minimum stay of two nights throughout the year. A minimum 2-night stay restriction is
applicable over the Festive Season (15 December 2024 – 12 January 2025).

• Contracted rates:
-Only RACK rates are allowed to be published via any and all mediums.
-All rates listed as “Nett” are confidential and subject to providing the source/origin of bookings as well
as the origin of guests at the time of booking.

Children’s Policy Applicable to Fitzpatrick’s at Jock

• This policy applies to all persons from 0 up to and including 11 years old.

• Persons under the age of 13 years are not permitted on any walking safaris.

• Children staying at Fitzpatrick’s at Jock:
– Children from 0 up to and including 5 years are permitted at Fitzpatrick’s at Jock ONLY.
– Additional beds can accommodate a maximum of one child each OR two children per bunk bed (11
years or younger)
– Cots can accommodate a maximum of one child per cot.
– Complimentary child minding is offered during game drive hours, additional child minding can be
secured at an additional cost outside of these times.
– Additional children from 0 up to and including 5 years old:
▪ are accommodated on a complimentary basis when sharing a room with adults – dependent
on the availability of cots and/or additional bed.
▪ are permitted on game drives conducted within the Jock Safari Lodge Concession only
o Additional children from 6 up to and including 11 years old:
▪ are accommodated at the child supplementary rate when sharing a room with adults –
dependent on the availability of rooms with an additional bed.
▪ are permitted on game drives.

• Persons 12 years and older are considered adults.

Main Jock - Rack Rates

Season

Adult Sharing

Single Adult

LOW SEASON | 01 May 2024 - 31 July 2024

ZAR 11 595

ZAR 15 070

HIGH SEASON | 01 August 2024 - 30 November 2024

ZAR 13 040

ZAR 16 955

LOW SEASON | 01 December 2024 - 14 December 2024

ZAR 11 595

ZAR 15 070

PEAK SEASON | 15 December 2024 – 31 March 2025

ZAR 14 665

ZAR 19 330

HIGH SEASON | 01 April 2025 - 30 April 2025

ZAR 13 040

ZAR 16 955

• Rates are quoted and invoiced in South African Rand (ZAR) per person per night, inclusive of 2 daily game
drives, guided wilderness walks, all meals, a selection of house beverages, game drives beverages and
snacks, 15% VAT and Tourism levy.
– The rates exclude the Kruger National Park conservation levy (which is charged as a once off fee at the
South African Resident rate irrespective of the guests nationality), premium beverages, discretionary
gratuities and all items of a personal nature, which must be settled directly prior to departure.

• Main Jock can only accommodate a maximum of two (2) adults per room.

• All rates are subject to change without prior notice.

• All rates exclude specialist meals (i.e., certified outsourced Halaal and Kosher meals)

• We recommend a minimum stay of two nights throughout the year. A minimum 2-night stay restriction is
applicable over the Festive Season (15 December 2024 – 12 January 2025).

• Children staying at Main Jock:
Main Jock accommodates families with children from 6 years and older on the following basis:
– Applicable adult rate(s) will apply to children of all ages.
– A private vehicle is reserved for the sole use of the family, the daily surcharge of R 8 500 per day for
private vehicle use.
– Additional beds can accommodate a maximum of one child each OR two children per bunk bed (11
years or younger)

Persons under the age of 13 years are not permitted on any walking safaris.
• Contracted rates:
– Only RACK rates are allowed to be published via any and all mediums.
– All rates listed as “Nett” are confidential and subject to providing the source/origin of bookings as well
as the origin of guests at the time of booking.

Main Jock - STO Rates

Season

Adult Sharing

Single Adult

LOW SEASON | 01 May 2024 - 31 July 2024

ZAR 9 855

ZAR 12 810

HIGH SEASON | 01 August 2024 - 30 November 2024

ZAR 11 085

ZAR 14 410

LOW SEASON | 01 December 2024 - 14 December 2024

ZAR 9 855

ZAR 12 810

PEAK SEASON | 15 December 2024 – 31 March 2025

ZAR 12 465

ZAR 16 430

HIGH SEASON | 01 April 2025 - 30 April 2025

ZAR 11 085

ZAR 14 410

• Rates are quoted and invoiced in South African Rand (ZAR) per person per night, inclusive of 2 daily game
drives, guided wilderness walks, all meals, a selection of house beverages, game drives beverages and
snacks, 15% VAT and Tourism levy.
– The rates exclude the Kruger National Park conservation levy (which is charged as a once off fee at the
South African Resident rate irrespective of the guests nationality), premium beverages, discretionary
gratuities and all items of a personal nature, which must be settled directly prior to departure.

• Main Jock can only accommodate a maximum of two (2) adults per room.

• All rates are subject to change without prior notice.

• All rates exclude specialist meals (i.e., certified outsourced Halaal and Kosher meals)

• We recommend a minimum stay of two nights throughout the year. A minimum 2-night stay restriction is
applicable over the Festive Season (15 December 2024 – 12 January 2025).

• Children staying at Main Jock:
Main Jock accommodates families with children from 6 years and older on the following basis:
– Applicable adult rate(s) will apply to children of all ages.
– A private vehicle is reserved for the sole use of the family, the daily surcharge of R 8 500 per day for
private vehicle use.
– Additional beds can accommodate a maximum of one child each OR two children per bunk bed (11
years or younger)

Persons under the age of 13 years are not permitted on any walking safaris.
• Contracted rates:
– Only RACK rates are allowed to be published via any and all mediums.
– All rates listed as “Nett” are confidential and subject to providing the source/origin of bookings as well
as the origin of guests at the time of booking.

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