Fitzpatrick’s at Jock's
Luxury Safari Sole Use Villa in the Kruger National Park.
Private Concession in the southern Kruger National Park.
Fitzpatrick’s at Jock’s is perfectly positioned in the southern area of the Kruger National Park, resting at the confluence of the Mitomeni and Biyamiti rivers. The legendary wildlife experiences are enhanced by the exclusive dry river bed traversing that only Jock guests can enjoy in renowned Big Five territory. It’s Jock’s unique location within the Kruger National Park that sets it apart, placed in the heart of the original Kruger National Park, the wildlife within this region have survived undisturbed with no negative impact from mankind. It’s an area of unbroken landscape where the wildlife have always been encouraged to thrive.
The intimate Fitzpatrick’s Lodge 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 compliment 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.
Perched on the banks of the Mitomeni (Shangaan for ‘Jackalberry Tree’) riverbed, Fitzpatrick’s boasts spacious indoor and outdoor living and dining areas that make the most of the magnificent wilderness setting. It comes with a private boma and swimming pool with sun loungers overlooking the riverbed and the bush beyond, with frequent sightings of elephants and other animals passing by. Each of the three luxurious suites has a private deck, while two also come with small plunge pools. The en-suite bathrooms extend onto the private decks with outdoor showers and baths that offer unforgettable nocturnal soaks under the stars.
Fitzpatrick’s at Jock is child-friendly, and an exciting Kids on Safari programme is available. The camp is safely fenced and various educational and recreational wildlife activities are offered. The villa is equipped with a TV room, and childminding services are available.
The dining and entertainment area will offer both alfresco and indoor dining facilities allowing guests the unique opportunity to experience the gracious style of old world elegance surrounded by unspoilt wilderness.
Fitzpatrick’s suites boast beautiful views into the unspoilt Kruger bushveld and guests can also relax in the comforts of the central lounge overlooking the banks of the Biyamiti River. Fitzpatrick’s at Jock is the perfect haven for small groups, families and individuals seeking to unwind amidst the natural beauty of the Kruger National Park. All three of the perfectly appointed rooms cater for children. .
Fitzpatrick’s at Jock is child-friendly and offers the Kids on Safari programme to encourage educational and recreational wildlife activities. Child minding services are available including educational game drives and wildlife activities. Guests can take a quiet moment to relax at the Pilgrim’s Rest Relaxation Retreat.
As with Jock Safari Lodge, Fitzpatrick’s Lodge will have exclusive traversing rights in an area that is regarded as one of the best in the Kruger for its "big five" sightings. Friendly and professional staff will cater for all guests requirements from specialised game drives or game walks - with every sound, scent, footprint or broken blade of grass - as sign waiting to be interpreted and understood. The main lodge spa will also be available for Fitzpatrick’s Lodge guests should they request spa facilities.
Special SADC Rate
per night for sole use of the villa for max 6 adults and 4 children under 12. Valid until 13 April 2022 excl. peak periods.
per night for sole use of the villa for max 6 adults and 4 children under 12.
Two game drives per day
Selected non-alcoholic beverages
Small and cosy - perfect for families or a group of friends.
Personal service in an intimate atmosphere.
Access to the fully equipped Pilgrim's Rest Spa at the main lodge.
25 km of dry riverbed traversing.