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    Jackalberry Lodge

    Near Hoedspruit, Kruger National Park 1380, South Africa
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          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
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          Thornybush Game Lodge
          344 reviews
          #1 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
           
          Thornybush Waterside Lodge
          241 reviews
          #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
           
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          #4 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
           
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          1 - 5 of 258 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          We booked an all inclusive package with meals and game drives. We were given a family cottage with two bedrooms. The unit was not in top shape when we arrived. The AC unit controller was missing and the lighting was out in the bedroom. By...More

          Thank lsobel
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Despite reading all the reviews before going to Jackalberry, I was still surprised at the accommodations. My surprise was not to be interpreted as negative in any way. This is a lovely little resort near Kruger and in the private game reserve of Thornybush. The...More

          Thank bbmom53
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We a family of four adults spent two nights third of week May and had the pleasure of doing 4 safari drives and got to see it all. The water buffalo was the only one that was not willing to entertain us. Rooms ... awesome...More

          Thank Sigrav4
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          I highly recommend Jackalberry! The lodge was fantastic, our room had a beautiful outdoor seating area that looked out onto the bush with animals coming by frequently. We absolutely loved Ocean our ranger, and Lucas our tracker. They made our safari experience amazing, and they...More

          Thank Deb37
          Reviewed 14 April 2017

          My wife and I stayed here 3 nights for our 1 year anniversary. This place has such a unique feel. There are only 8 lodges with plenty of staff. So the hospitality is excellent, almost feels like a one-on-one experience. The food is fantastic and...More

          Thank Michael B
          Thornybush Game Lodge
          344 reviews
          #1 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
           
          Thornybush Waterside Lodge
          241 reviews
          #3 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
           
          Chapungu Tented Bush Camp
          181 reviews
          #8 of 12 Speciality lodging in Thornybush Private Game Reserve
           
          Kapama River Lodge
          1,656 reviews
          #4 of 4 hotels in Kapama Private Game Reserve
           
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          • Pool
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          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Pool
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          • Price range
          • US$650 - US$823 (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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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Kruger National Park >
          • Thornybush Private Game Reserve
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          Nearby Attractions
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          Sigrav4
          Hi does this lodge provide airport transfers ( Hoedspruit airport). If not does anyone know the cost of airport transfers. thank you AJ
          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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          ChiliGirl
          Hi, I am going to Jackalberry Lodge in September for my dream photo safari! I have a question about camera lenses. I have one that goes to 200mm and one that goes to 500mm which weighs almost 5lbs!. Do I need this heavy lens to take great shots, or is my 200mm sufficient for the types of drives and walks I will be doing?
          13 August 2016|
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          Response from ThornybushLimpopo | Property representative |
          The 200mm lens is more than sufficient unless you’re into Birding then I would recommend the 500mm Lens..
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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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          "Everyone gets a private chalet."
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          "5, 6 or 7. 5 has a small lounge. 6 and 7 has the best views from their verandas."
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