Grootbos Private Nature Reserve: Rates

Located in Western Cape, South Africa

Our Promise

When you reserve your space through National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World, you'll receive the best rates available and be treated to a complimentary National Geographic Exclusive—a special experience designed to enrich your stay and connect you more deeply with the place you're visiting.


  • Rates are per person, with the exception of the Two Bedroom Suite at the Garden Lodge.
  • Two Bedroom Luxury Suite at the Garden Lodge rates are listed as "per suite, per night" and can accommodate up to two adults and three children.
  • Both suite types are available at the Garden Lodge. One Bedroom Luxury Suites are located at both the Garden Lodge and the Forest Lodge.
  One Bedroom Luxury Suite Two Bedroom Luxury Suite
  Double Single Suite Rate
May 1 - July 15, 2018 $480 $720 $1,140
July 16 - Dec 15, 2018 $660 $990 $1,980
Dec 16, 2018 - Jan 10, 2019 $775 $1,130 $2,265
Jan 11 - April 30, 2019 $660 $990 $1,980
May 1 - July 15, 2019 $520 $780 $1,560
July 16 - Dec 15, 2019 $720 $1,080 $2,160
Dec 15, 2019 - Jan 10, 2020 $810 $1,215 $2,430
Jan 11 - April 30, 2020 $720 $1,080 $2,160


  • National Geographic Exclusive: Dine under the stars in the enchanting Milkwood Forest Boma. Enjoy a delightful private dinner served by a dedicated waitstaff surrounded by thousand-year-old trees.
  • Welcome drink
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Non-alcoholic beverages
  • Activities at the property, including: horseback riding, bird watching, and guided walks
  • Guided tours of Walker Bay Nature Reserve, De Kelders cliff walk, and Klipgat Cave; as well as seasonal land-based whale watching
  • Transfers to and from all activities
  • Wi-fi available in all rooms
  • VAT tax of 14%

Not Included

  • Alcoholic beverages and bar services
  • Optional activities including scenic flights, horseback riding on the beach, boat trips, and shark cage diving
  • Spa treatments
  • Road and air transfers to and from Cape Town
  • A conservation levy of $5.00 per person per day.

Child Policy

  • Children of all ages are welcome at the Garden Lodge. Children age 12 or older are welcome at the Forest Lodge.
  • Children age 3 and under are welcome to share a room with adults free of charge.
  • Discounted child rates apply if sharing with two adults.

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