Immerse yourself in Nature

Gansbaai, South Africa

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

Luxury Hotel

Groot Bos is a luxury eco-reserve close to the Southern tip of Africa where two oceans collide, and the smallest of the world’s six floral kingdoms flourishes. Surrounded by mountains, forest and sea this reserve of 2500 hectares of botanical and wildlife treasures is a one of National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World and recipient of numerous awards. Overlooking Walker Bay, home to the Marine Big Five, the reserve contains 800 plant species of which 100 are endangered, 118 bird species and 29 mammal species.

1 Night
From £592 Per Room Per Night

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
From £592 Per Room Per Night

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Home to 11 luxury suites at Garden Lodge, 16 Suites at forest Lodge & 2 private villas feature air-conditioning, coffee maker, minibar, satellite TV and a safe.


Dining at Groot Bos is as varied an experience as the reserve, beach picnics, South African boma dinners and cellar dinners featuring Overberg wines leave you spoiled for choice.


Relax & Explore

The carefully curated experiences offer the chance to grow, learn and discover. Whether it's spotting whales and their calves in the ocean, learning how bees pollinate flowers, savouring organic food grown on the reserve or relaxing with a spa treatment your stay at Groot Bos will be inspirational.




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Our Awards

We are very proud that our personal, friendly service and attention to detail has led to us becoming an industry leader in providing tailor-made holidays. We have been recognised throughout the years by winning a number of prestigious awards from within and outside of the travel industry. We won the "Best Operator to Canada" award at the 2017 British Annual Canada Travel Awards for a record 15th time.

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