Situated within the Magalies Meander on a hilltop overlooking the scenic views of the Magaliesburg Mountains, Jackal Hill offers magnificent and beautifully maintained self-catering accommodation just 15kms from Magaliesburg. The beautifully established lodge is within close proximity to Askari Big Five Game Reserve, The Black Horse Brewery and a range of outdoor activities.

Chalet 1 is an open plan cottage that comfortably accommodates up to 6 guests. The bedroom comprises a king bed and bunk bed, with ample cupboard space. The open plan lounge area has an additional bunk bed and provides a lovely and relaxed atmosphere – spacious and equipped with comfortable couches, flat screen TV with DSTV, a dining room table and a fully equipped kitchen. The large, covered verandah overlooks the gardens and is furnished with an 8 seater dining room table and outdoor lounging. Chalet 1 is the largest of the 3 chalets.

Chalet 2 is a comfortable 6 sleeper chalet, perfect for a small family. The main bedroom comprises a double bed and the second bedroom has 2 bunk beds. The chalet offers all the facilities for self-catering with a kitchenette (stove, oven, microwave, kettle, toaster and cooking utensils) as well as a lounge area with flat screen TV and DSTV.

Chalet 3 is a private, 4 sleeper open plan cottage and comprises a double bed and 2 single beds. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering. All the other amenities are also available including a TV, DSTV, lounge and fireplace for the cooler winter months. An added feature is the private boma area where one can relish the fresh country air, whilst admiring the surrounding bushveld.

Perfectly designed for group getaways and family reunions, the entertainment area consists of a large thatched lapa, equipped with a bar, bar fridge, table tennis, dart board and a 12-seater dining table. There is also a large “play area” equipped with swings and a trampoline - situated just behind the entertainment area, perfect for children!

There is a sparkling blue swimming pool, set with 2 sun loungers and is situated near the outdoor boma area complete with braai facilities.

The friendly, permanent staff are always available shall they be required. Nature lovers will take pleasure in experiencing the natural surroundings, whilst enjoying a nature walk around the 2km property - home to Blesbok, Impala, Warthog, Jackal and Porcupine.

  • bar fridge
  • bar/cocktail lounge
  • big game (less than 30km)
  • braai / barbecue - communal
  • braai / barbecue - communal and onsite
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • braai/barbeque (some units)
  • communal pool
  • cycling trails
  • dishwasher (some units)
  • DSTV in unit
  • fireplace
  • fishing (less than 10km)
  • flat screen TV
  • fridge in unit
  • fridge/ freezer
  • kitchen (fully equipped)
  • linen & towels provided
  • microwave in unit
  • outdoor pool
  • outdoor splash pool
  • parking all onsite
  • pets allowed by prior arrangement
  • playground
  • private entrance
  • restaurant (less than 2km)
  • serviced
  • stove in unit
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • toaster
  • Trampoline
  • washing machine onsite

The easiest way to locate Jackal Hill is by using the following directions/instructions:

On your GPS/Google Maps phone to enter “Big Creek Guest Lodge” – this will take you to the main entrance of Big Creek Guest Lodge

PASS Big Creek Guest Lodge (on your left hand side) and carry on for approximately 800 metres, along the gravel road – where you will see The Jackal Hill sign and the first gate into Jackal Hill

Turn left into the gate (remember to close behind you), over a small bridge and follow the road up to the Jackal Hill Gate.