Grootbos Forest Lodge

The Western Cape

A contemporary design lodge blending in the natural beauty of Grootbos Private Nature Reserve. Under the same ownership the Garden Lodge and the private villa.


In a milkwood forest within the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, only 2 hours drive from Cape Town and 30 minutes from Hermanus.


16 stylishly furnished suites with viewing deck and en-suite bathroom. Facilities include a swimming pool.


Nature drives in 4×4 open vehicles, nature walks, horse riding, guided cave, coastal and birdwatching tours.


The reserve is home to a wide variety of fynbos: 765 plant species have been identified, 100 of which are endangered and 6 of which are completely new to science. In the nearby ocean the southern right whales can be seen seasonally, while permanent inhabitants include cape fur seals, penguins, dolphins, great white sharks and numerous sea bird species.


A first class eco-luxury lodge surrounded by rolling hills of fynbos and offering breathtaking views of the ocean. The excellent level of hospitality is combined with the commitment to conservation and the support to local communities. Situated in the heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom, Grootbos showcases an unparalleled floral diversity and offers a one of a kind marine safari experience.