Summer Delights

Posted under Food and Wine Blog by Grootbos on 13th December 2016
Summer is here and we are ready to get things started here at Grootbos. We love what we do, and we love sharing that love with you. We always strive to create the best experience for not only our guests, but for everyone at Grootbos. Our staff is constantly seeking ways on how to improve themselves and the Grootbos experience.

Cheese Please

Posted under Food and Wine Blog by Grootbos on 2nd December 2016
A good food and wine pairing can rarely go without combining the tastes of wine with a selection of cheeses. The quality of locally produced cheese in the Greater Overberg area surrounding Grootbos is outstanding and makes for a memorable tasting experience.

The Art of Mushroom Foraging

Posted under Food and Wine Blog by Grootbos on 21st October 2016
As children we are continuously reminded that most mushrooms in the wild are poisonous and we should stay away. Without the proper knowledge, how are we to know the difference?

Secrets Of Nature - Gifts from the Earth

Posted under Fynbos and Flora Blog by Grootbos on 17th October 2016
Declared as one of the six floral kingdoms of the world, the Cape Floral Kingdom has over 9000 species of flowering fynbos plants within an area of 90 000km². At least 70% of these species can only be found in...

Secrets Of Nature

Posted under Fynbos and Flora Blog by Grootbos on 6th October 2016
Lining the paths of Grootbos, colourful Gazania Pectinata (Daisies) paint a picture of perfection. Their transcendent shades of yellow and orange create feelings of warmth and happiness whilst accompanying a single white spot on each petal. These distinctive patterns and colours mimic one of their key pollinators ? The Monkey Beetle.

The Princess and the Pea

Posted under Honeymoon Blog by Grootbos on 2nd August 2016
Yolande Coetzer, Lodge Manager at Grootbos, tells us how she searched high and low for the most dreamy beds fit for royalty and guests of Grootbos...
« 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 »