Explore rare natural wonders from our luxurious reserve and meet great people along the way.
MORE PLANT SPECIES THAN THE AMAZON
100 ENDANGERED PLANT SPECIES
4 SPECIES THAT EXIST NOWHERE ELSE IN THE WORLD
ANCIENT MILKWOOD FORREST KNOWN TO GROW OVER 1000 YEARS OLD
MARINE BIG FIVE
6 MAMMALS OF CONSERVATION CONCERN
Awards & Mentions
Innovation Awards Winner - Experience Africa
2013 - Best Hotel
Hideaway of the Year
The 101 Best Hotels in the World
Unique Lodges of the World.
At Grootbos, we go beyond simply conserving this pristine wilderness we call home. We’re constantly researching, innovating and pioneering new ways of doing things – in order to transform the lives of community members as well as preserve 2500 hectares of botanical and wildlife treasures.
Our two private villas are the last word in secluded luxury, offering unforgettable experiences to our discerning guests. With intuitive service provided by your own private chef, butler and nature guides, your every need will be met in a home-away-from-home environment of unsurpassed quality.
Savour the stories behind the wines themselves as you learn more about the wine farms on our doorstep and the superior vintages they produce. Go on a guided farm tour, enjoy a delectable food and wine pairing, or simply spend time learning from our experienced sommelier.