Overlooking Walker Bay which is renowned as a whale nursery, the romantic Grootbos Garden Lodge lies between the towns of Stanford and Gansbaai on the Cape’s southern coast.
Grootbos Garden Lodge has six one-bedroom Luxury suites, two two-bedroom Luxury suites, and three one-bedroom Classic suites. The perfect place to unwind and restore the spirit, each suite has a spacious bedroom with a romantic canopy bed and an en suite bathroom featuring a double vanity, double shower and/or bath. There is a separate, cozy lounge with tea and coffee making facilities, a romantic fireplace, mini-bar, T.V. and DVD player, as well as an additional bathroom. In addition to which, each suite has a relaxing private deck overlooking Walker Bay with an outdoor shower. Other amenities include air conditioning, fresh fruit basket daily, under the floor heating, and Wi-Fi.
The lodge is nestled in an ancient Milkwood forest surrounded by rolling hills of fynbos and majestic mountains within the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve. The reserve comprises 6,177-acres and is a hidden gem in South Africa’s premier marine and floral destination. The Reserve is only two hours away from Cape Town and one hour away from where the Indian Ocean meets the Atlantic at the end of a continent. The unique fynbos kingdom and ancient forest of Grootbos features 791 plant species, 118 bird species, 29 mammals, and 21 amphibians, some of which are under threat of extinction.