Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve offers luxury accommodations featuring spectacular views of ancient forests and the whale watching haven of Walker Bay, just a 30-minute drive from Hermanus.

The air conditioned suites of Grootbos feature floor-to-ceiling windows, making the suites light and airy. All suites offer a spacious lounge with a cozy fireplace, satellite TV and a DVD player, and a private wooden deck.

Guests can enjoy African and European gourmet cuisine, made with fresh and locally grown produce in Grootbos Private Nature Reserve’s 2 restaurants. Full English breakfast menus, light lunches and 6-course dinners are included in the rate.

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve offers various tours, including flower safaris, horseback riding, birding tours, shark cage diving in Gansbaai, and of course whale watching tours.

Grootbos Nature Reserve is a multi-award winning nature reserve, and home to more than 740 different species of plants. The center of Capetown is a scenic 2-hour drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 3, 2010

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free private parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

Amenities of Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
Bathroom
  • Private Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Walking tours
  • Horseback riding Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Playground
  • Game room
Living Area
  • Fireplace
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Spa
  • Spa facilities
  • Body treatments
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • German
  • English

House rules

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Check-out

7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Grootbos Private Nature Reserve accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Kindly note that all land-based activities such as beach picnics, safaris and nature walks are included in the room rates. Please note that all tours feature specialized guides.

FAQs about Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

  • Grootbos Private Nature Reserve offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Ping-pong
    • Beauty services
    • Body treatments
    • Walking tours
    • Waxing services
    • Horseback riding
    • Pedicure
    • Manicure
    • Spa facilities
    • Facial treatments
    • Makeup services

  • Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is 4.3 miles from the center of Gansbaai.

  • Grootbos Private Nature Reserve has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Check-in at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve include:

    • Family
    • Suite

  • The prices at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.