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Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“forest lodge”(156 reviews)
“horse riding”(94 reviews)
“whale watching”(71 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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Concierge
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5 Star Hotel
Grootbos, with its two 5-star luxury lodges is spectacularly situated on the fynbos and forest clad hills overlooking the whale-watching haven of Walker Bay. Grootbos has carved a unique niche in the upmarket eco-lodge sector by specializing in the Cape region of South Africa’s...
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| R43 Between Stanford and Gansbaai, Grootbos Private Nature Reserve 7220, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

It’s almost pointless to write a review, given that it’s not going to say anything different from the preceding ones…this place is paradise, pure and simple. Everything is taken care of, even things you didn’t know you needed. On the Garden Lodge side, things are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm travelling a lot and see many hotels, but the professional team of Grootbos is really wonderful and so committed. Not an ordinaire place to stay as Grootbos has such an important role to maintain the uniqueness of the nature and support & empowers the...More

Thank renske67
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Grootbos with a Stanford Travel/Study group, and it was one of the highlights of our trip to South Africa. The lodge and villas are stunningly beautiful, the staff was amazing and warm, and the service was outstanding. The food was delicious, accompanied...More

Thank Marta R
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you arrive to the moment you leave, you are treated like absolute royalty. My wife and I visited for a night and stayed at the Forest Lodge. The setting is just magical in between the lush forest of fynbos with birds chirping...More

Thank AdelsK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very welcoming and relaxing- plan to spend a day or two just exploring within the reserve! They have individual stand-alone units that are modern and yet fit right into the forest around them. There are outdoor showers and lounging chairs on your...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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US$752 - US$1,413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$752 - US$1,413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dress is casual.
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Response from Chmalek | Reviewed this property |
Yes they provide you with bottled water. Did not drink the tab water either. It's a wonderful place ! Charly
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"You can't make wrong choice at this amazing at this reserve."
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"The forest lodge is amazing. Some of the rooms are a bit of a walk along a beautiful tree-covered path from..."
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"Forest Lodge caters for couples, Garden Lodge for families with children"
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"Suites are situated in such a way that all the rooms are private"
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