Grootbos Forest Lodge
Nestled in an ancient Milkwood forest surrounded by rolling hills of Fynbos and breathtaking panoramic views of mountain and sea, Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is a luxurious pristine paradise showcasing the splendor of the Cape Floral Kingdom and the incredible marine life of the southern tip of Africa. Situated just 2 hours from Cape Town, Grootbos is the perfect base to discover all the magnificent attractions of the Cape, offering an extensive variety of guided experiences and luxurious facilities. Grootbos is about more than just luxury accommodation and eco adventures. Your visit directly contributes to the conservation efforts of the Grootbos Foundation as well as the development of sustainable nature-based livelihoods amongst local communities. It is this core philosophy of conservation linked with social development that has made this lodge an award-winning pioneer in sustainable tourism.
The Forest Lodge is a masterpiece of sophisticated and contemporary design, reflecting the breathtaking natural beauty of the surrounding landscape. The clean lines, high ceilings and large windows frame and accentuate the incredible sweeping views. Orientated towards the setting sun, every evening offers another grand spectacle of light and colour. Sixteen freestanding luxury suites are accessed via an enchanted cobbled pathway beneath the ancient forest canopy. Each suite is stylishly furnished with luxurious canopy beds, spacious en suite bathrooms, separate lounges with cozy fireplaces and private wooden decks with spectacular panoramic views.
The main lodge features a variety of elegant dining venues, a bar, lounge, curio shop, spacious wooden decks and an infinity pool. As the evening descends, cozy fireplaces and subtle lighting create a warm, romantic atmosphere for the perfect dining experience.