Grootbos Lodge

Why you'll love it here

  • Enjoy world-class culinary excellence in the boma, wine cellar or on the expansive deck area at Garden Lodge
  • Embrace eco-friendly living at the carbon negative Garden Lodge that’s committed to sustainability
  • See the only florilegium in Africa, displayed at the Hannarie Wenhold Botanical Art Gallery next to Forest Lodge
  • Relax at the Forest Lodge's wellness spa in the heart of nature


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Spectacularly sited overlooking the world-renowned whale-watching haven of Walker Bay and less than 2 hours from Cape Town, the 5 Star Grootbos Lodge is South Africa’s premier marine and flora destination.

Epitomising service excellence, and with impeccable dedication, Grootbos has achieved a remarkable synergy of a classic service ethic and the finest present-day standards of luxury, incorporating excellent cuisine, fynbos and marine life.

The 27 luxury suites and 2 private villas set amongst indigenous gardens and ancient Milkwood trees are characterised by spaciousness, warmth and supreme comfort, have en suite bathrooms, separate living rooms, fireplaces and spectacular views of Walker Bay.

Grootbos offers an array of guided activities included in your stay; guided land-based whale watching, fynbos 4x4 tours, horse riding and walks along deserted beaches make your stay an unforgettable experience.

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Monday - Friday: 9am - 7:30pm

Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Sunday: 10am - 4pm



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Monday - Friday: 9am - 7:30pm

Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Sunday: 10am - 4pm


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