Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

2 Nights self-drive from R13,900 per person sharing

Enjoy the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve. Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is a luxury eco-reserve where guests can stay in luxury accommodation. Guests are surrounded by nature and enjoy spectacular views of mountains, forests and the whale watching haven of Walker Bay. Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is a short 30-minute drive from Hermanus.

Less than two hours away from Cape Town lies the magical region of the Overberg. A unique landscape of fynbos covered contours and beautifully textured coastlines. In the heart of this majestic floral kingdom is a private nature reserve dedicated to sustaining this delicate world heritage site for generations to come.

During the Secret Season in the months of May to July, the landscapes give way to its most spectacular showcasing of its rich combination of flora and fauna. Awakened by the glow of the stunning Autumn sunsets, the fields come alive with vibrant colour to welcome the Southern Right Whales after their long journey to our warmer shores.

Tucked away in the middle of this beautifully orchestrated symphony of nature lies Grootbos Private Nature Reserve - your gateway to experiencing all this wonder in the heart of luxurious beauty.

There is 2500 hectares of pristine wilderness, 100 endangered plant species, 800 plant species with 6 that have been newly discovered, 3 milkwood forests that are over 100 years old and at the right time of the year, guests can see whales – the wonder of the Marine Big Five and there are over 20 mammal species on the reserve.

The air-conditioned suites of Grootbos feature floor-to-ceiling windows, making the suites light and airy and offering spectacular views over the area. All suites have a spacious lounge with a cosy fireplace, satellite TV and a DVD player, and a private wooden deck.

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve offers various tours, including flower safaris, horse riding, birding tours, shark cage diving in Gansbaai, and of course whale watching tours during the whale season. Grootbos Nature Reserve is a multi-award-winning nature reserve, and home to more than 740 different species of plants. Please note that the weight limit for horse riding is 90kg per person and children under the age of 12 are only allowed on guided pony rides.

Accommodation in freestanding luxury suites, water, soft drinks, tea and coffee, minibar, fresh fruit daily in suite, Light lunch, 5-course dinner, Breakfast buffet with full English breakfast menu, Horse riding for non- and experienced riders through the reserve, Guided Walks including fynbos nature tours and Milkwood walks, Nature, marine & coastal drives and walks including the Walker Bay Nature Reserve, De Kelders cliff walk, Klipgat Cave, Various maps of the reserve and the area for self-guided walks, Transfers to/from all activities. ADDED VALUE: 50% off all Spa Treatments offered at our Bloom Spa, 1x complimentary bottle of Wine.

2 Nights self-drive from R13,900 per person sharing

These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid from 1 May to 31 August 2024. A minimum stay of 2 nights is recommended. A 50% single supplement applies. Rates excludes Alcoholic beverages, laundry, spa treatments, boat trips, scenic flights, fat biking, wine tours, Lady Stanford River Cruise. Items of personal nature. Self-drive excludes flights and car hire. Packages are subject to availability, seasonal surcharges, and currency fluctuations. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.