- Expertly Crafted
- Peace of Mind
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Grootbos Forest Lodge is situated on the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve in the Gansbaai area. This multi-award winning reserve is home to protected Fynbos as well as the largest Milkwood Forests in the world and has won world wide acclaim for its conservation and social responsibility programmes.
The 16 freestanding one-bedroom suites are set in tranquil surroundings, connected by winding pathways through the ancient Milkwood Forest. Some of them are air-conditioned and the lounges are large enough to comfortably convert to an extra sleeping area. Decorated in a modern contemporary style, they comprise of a lounge with a fireplace, spacious bedrooms and finely appointed en suite bathrooms.
Meals here are planned to the finest detail. Only the freshest possible ingredients are used and the restaurant is home to stunning ocean views. You can also eat on the deck or indoors by the fire.
- Swimming pool
- Outdoor deck
- Dining area
- Relaxing lounge
- Horse riding
- Guided walks or drives
- Whale watching
- Great white shark cage diving
- Boat activities
- Wine tours
- Bird watching
- Scenic flights
- In-room beauty and massage treatments
“A stay here is the ultimate way to restore, destress and reconnect with nature. Relax on the private deck, listen to the sounds of the ocean and feel real life melt away. Couples and families will love it here.
The comprehensive programme of fun learning activities for the children, including treasure hunts and horseback rides, is particularly good.”
We won't take you to the usual tourist traps, instead we'll introduce you to people that show you the true side of a country. With our contacts in each destination, we can arrange for you to meet locals away from the crowds and ensure an authentic experience.
You can rely on our extensive first-hand knowledge and years of experience in the country you’re visiting. We use only the best expert guides, and provide insider tips on the local customs, and everything from vibrant festivals to hidden Himalayan monasteries
Your holiday will be as unique as you are. By getting to know you and what makes you tick, we fuse our wealth of expertise and a deep understanding of our destinations to create unique day by day itineraries that are built around you.