Grootbos Private Nature Reserve: Accommodations

Located in Western Cape, South Africa

Grootbos is home to two five-star sanctuaries: Garden Lodge and Forest Lodge. The Garden Lodge is fashioned from stone, thatch, and timber and reflects African warmth with an international flair, blending subtly into the surrounding landscape. The 11 spacious suites, set among gardens and meandering walkways, are comfortable, homey, and perfect for families with children of all ages. A series of 16 sophisticated one-bedroom suites set in a clearing in the Milkwood Forest, the Forest Lodge is decorated with clear lines, large windows, rich textures, and warm colors.

In both lodges, each freestanding suite is set in tranquil surroundings and includes a lounge with fireplace, bedroom(s), en suite bathroom, and wooden deck with spectacular ocean views. All rooms are equipped with extra-long beds, 100% down duvets and cotton bedding, heated blankets in winter, a safe, a tea and coffee station, and a well-stocked minibar. Bathrooms feature under floor heating, double washbasins, double showers and/or baths, heated towel rails, and hair dryers.

  • Garden Lodge: One-Bedroom Luxury Suite

    The luxury suite has all the beauty and comfort of the classic suite, but with a tad more space. A private deck offers panoramic views of the nearby gardens, and fantastic amenities like an en suite bathroom, lounge with cozy fireplace, satellite TV and DVD player, and air conditioning ensure the utmost comfort indoors. (807-915 sq ft/75-85 sq m)

  • Garden Lodge: Two-Bedroom Luxury Suite

    The three two-bedroom suites are designed for friends or family traveling together and include two bedrooms with en suite bathrooms (one with shower and one with bath), a separate lounge and dining area, and a shared private terrace overlooking Walker Bay. These suites accommodate up to two adults and three children. All suites feature digital satellite television, a DVD player, and a telephone. (861-968 sq ft/80-90 sq m)

  • Forest Lodge: One-Bedroom Luxury Suite

    Surrounded by milkwood trees, each individual suite of the Forest Lodge features a spacious bedroom and large deck with private outdoor shower affording expansive views. Two of the suites feature private plunge pools. All suites include digital satellite television, a DVD player, a telephone, and Internet service. No children under 12 are permitted at the Forest Lodge. (807-915 sq ft/75-85 sq m)

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