We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jackalberry Lodge

Save
Traveller (358)
Room & Suite (75)
Dining (27)
Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (285)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Filter reviews
260 results
Traveller rating
242
15
1
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
242
15
1
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewslion world travelgame drivesindividual chaletsoutdoor showerother guestssouth africaamazing adventureelectric fencemain areathe reserveturndown servicebath saltsexceeded all our expectationsevening drivewatering holemosquito netsafari experience
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 260 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

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
Reviewed 4 days ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 1 week ago

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

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We were a group of four and spent 4 nights at Jackalberry Lodge, Thornybush Reserve. We are all well travelled in Africa and have some experience of national parks and game reserves. Jackalberry Lodge exceeded all our expectations. The accommodation, the lodge facilities, the surroundings,...More

Thank Janet M
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Janet M, thanks so much for leaving this review for Jackalberry Lodge. I'm so glad that we were able to make you all feel welcome and taken care of during your stay with us. Hope to see you back again in the future. Take...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 12 people so pretty much had the lodge to ourselves. The staff under the management of Atasha was top notch. We enjoyed excellent food and saw all the big five and more. Our ranger Willie and tracker John showed us...More

Thank Review1950
Response from Candice W, Community Manager at Jackalberry LodgeResponded 15 December 2017

Hi there Review1950, thank-you so much for taking the time to leave this review. How thrilling to have seen what you saw! I'm so happy that you had such a great time here with us. Hope to see you back again some day. Take care.

View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345652
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 904 - US$ 1,024 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 904 - US$ 1,024 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (358)
Room & Suite (75)
Dining (27)
Pool & Beach (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Kathy K
30 December 2017|
Answer
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
0
Votes
Sigrav4
5 March 2017|
Answer
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
0
Votes
PreviousNext
12
Room Tips
"Chalet #5 has a sitting room"
Read review
"This trip booked direct with Cheryl Gould @ Lion World Travel Toronto Canada. It was inclusive with Capetown..."
Read review
"7 lodges with the furthest being 1/10th of a mile from the main area. Every room is amazing!"
Read review
"We had room #5 and we had a small living room in addition to all the other amenities."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing