About Jock Sabie Lodge
Jock-Sabie Lodge is situated in the centre of town, within easy walking distance of Sabie’s amenities. Nestling in a misty green valley amidst and the dramatic mountains of Mpumalanga, the historic town of Sabie is an ideal base from which to explore one of South Africa’s top tourist destinations, the Panorama Route.
The Panorama Route meanders through magnificent scenery strewn with waterfalls and unique geological formations, excellent hiking, birding and fishing and easy access to the wildlife of the Kruger National Park. Visit the many arts and crafts centres, museums and historical sites in the area.
Our namesake, Jock of the Bushveld, the runt bull-terrier taken on and made legend by Sir Percy Fritzpatrick, was born in the Kruger National Park. Following his routes would make interesting travelling to visitors.
We offer a variety of accommodation: en-suite hotel rooms, self-catering apartments and log chalets all of which are serviced and fully equipped, including color TV. Wheelchair-friendly units are available. In addition, we have youth hostel facilities and dormitories for sporting and school groups.
Our Gazebo braai makes for convivial gatherings, with a number of fireplaces clustered under a common roof. Open air, but sheltered, nevertheless.
A swimming pool is the venue for relaxation, exercise and fun, and we have a games room. Exclusive trout and bass fishing trips and day tours to the Kruger Park can be arranged. A vibrant crafts industry will provide you with beautiful mementos of your stay with us.
Jock’s pub and restaurant offers a variety of drinks and delicious meals to suit your budget and culinary preferences. A beautiful fireplace will keep you warm and cosy in the winter months. For the African summers we offer a covered wooden deck overlooking our tranquil pool area. Endulge yourself in our personalized menu offering light meals to scrumptious meals that will compliment your taste buds.
Professionally designed to cater for small and medium conferences (10-70), Jock’s Indaba has a 70-seater auditorium and a medium sized conference room. Comfortable seating can be configured to suit your needs.
The conference centre’s main features:
• Housed in a dedicated building apart from accommodation
• Various additional syndicate/breakaway rooms
• Fully carpeted, thermally stabilized
• Ample secure on-site parking
• Two separate conference rooms of varying capacities
All standard conference equipment is available:
• Flip-chart, white and magnetic boards, pin board
• Multimedia projector and screen
• Television, video and DStv
• Lecterns and PA system
• E mail, photocopying and typing facilities
Depending on the cross-section of delegates, team-building exercises can be organized and supervised by our staff.
Jock provides the ideal ambience for conferences, and the conference facilities are structured in such a way as to prevent disturbances to your delegates and to ensure that your event is a success.