Grootbos is a fynbos nature reserve situated in between Hermanus and Gansbaai on the slopes of the mountains overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. It is here at the Southern Tip of Africa, where the Indian and Atlantic oceans collide, making it one of the richest and biologically diverse marine ecosystems on the planet.
Why choose Grootbos:
- 5-star accommodation in a nature reserve
- World class Spa
- Large and spacious rooms
- Ideal for whale watching
- Incredible ocean views
Staying at Grootbos:
Grootbos seaside retreat offers guests 3 options: the Garden Lodge, the Forest Lodge, and the Villa.
The Garden Lodge has 11 luxury suites crafted from stone, thatch and fine timber reflecting an African essence with international flair. All the suites at this 5 Star lodge feature air- conditioning, ensuite bathrooms, lounge, fireplace, satellite television, safe, tea/coffee making facilities and a private deck with magnificent views.
Forest Lodge at Grootbos is a modern lodge designed using lots of glass, metal, and stone. The focus at Forest Lodge is for guests to take in the spectacular surroundings.
Forest Lodge has 16 spacious and luxurious suites. The suites are similarly equipped as those at Garden Lodge
The Luxury Pool Suites have the same features as the luxury suites, but also comes with its own private plunge pool.
For those looking for a truly private and luxurious getaway than the Villa at Grootbos might be a great option to consider. The Villa at Grootbos is the must
The Villa features 2 Master Suites and 4 Luxury Suites, 2 lounges, satellite television, fully equipped kitchen, dining room, breakfast area, indoor barbecue area, outdoor barbecue area, swimming pool, large deck, media room (with big screen TV and projector), fully equipped office with internet access and telephone, wine cellar, gym, and even a landing strip suitable for helicopters and small planes.
Guests staying at the Villa also enjoy the services of a private guide, chef and butler.
Hermanus and Walker Bay are known for its fantastic Whale watching, but the area also offers a large variety of alternative activities:
- Shark Cage Diving
- Marine Big 5
- Walks and Hikes
- 4×4 Flower Safari
- Cave Tour
- Horse Riding
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Flights
- Quad Biking