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    Jackalberry Lodge

    Guernsey Road | Thornybush Private Nature Reserve, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 241 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The chalet, staff, food, and safaris were all beyond amazing. Willie and John made each and every trek safe and exciting. Their knowledge allowed for many animal sightings and close encounters of the best kind! The private and personal service provided by each and every...More

    1  Thank room72017
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello room72017, thanks so much for leaving this review. We are so happy that you had a great time. Take care!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Picture a place with terrific guides, world class wildlife, friendly staff, great food, and truly outstanding rooms - Jackalberry Lodge is it. It is extremely rare to find all of this in one place, but here it is. I would recommend it without hesitation. Memories...More

    Thank Publiclandvisitor
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi there Publiclandvisitor thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review for Jackalberry Lodge :) We really appreciate your feedback regarding the safe space/opportunities to exercise. This information will be escalated so that we can see if there is a meaningful solution....More

    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    We had a wonderful safari at Jackalberry Lodge. Gerhardt & Natalie made our African experience one that we will never forget. The staff at the lodge were wonderful and very welcoming and the facilities are fantastic. The game drives went beyond our expectations and we...More

    Thank HappyButterfly52
    Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 10 August 2017

    Hi there HappyButterfly52, thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review! We are so glad that the game drives were great and that you got to see so much. Take care.

    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    We had a 3-night stay here as a family of 4. It was a far superior experience compared to the previous 3 night stay at another Kruger game lodge. However, we had some kinks in the stay. The room they gave us was a 2-room...More

    1  Thank gul1957
    Response from ThornybushLimpopo, Director of Sales at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 30 June 2017

    Response to GUL 1957 Many thanks for your feedback and pleased that you had an enjoyable stay and that our team looked after you well and you had some great sightings on Game Drives. 1. My apologies that your family suites children’s bedroom had the...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    We felt at home immediately at check-in at Jackalberry! Our hostess Natalie and guide Gerhardt were extremely accommodating and made our stay one of the best ever. Gerhardt never failed to show us exactly what animal we wanted to see and even went out of...More

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    • US$724 - US$886 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Kruger National Park >
    • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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    Sigrav4
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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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    The 200mm lens is more than sufficient unless you’re into Birding then I would recommend the 500mm Lens..
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    "I believe any room you get here is amazing!"
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    "Only 7 cabins, all are great"
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    "Rooms at the back face the game reserve and are not fenced"
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    "All rooms are detached, & all are of the same standard."
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