Romance Package

3 Nights

With breathtaking views in a secluded natural setting, Grootbos is the ideal destination in which to unwind and reconnect with your partner. The sumptuous accommodation, exquisite rugged coastline and unforgettable experiences make for the ultimate romantic getaway, giving you lasting and precious memories.

The Experience

With breathtaking views in a secluded natural setting, Grootbos is the ideal destination in which to unwind and reconnect with your partner. The sumptuous accommodation, exquisite rugged coastline and unforgettable experiences make for the ultimate romantic getaway, giving you lasting and precious memories.

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Day 1 - Overview

Celebrate the start of your romantic getaway with a refreshing drink while enjoying our unbeatable views over Walker Bay, before enjoying a delicious lunch for two. Afterwards, check into your suite and settle in before heading off with one of our guides to explore the pristine beach of Walker Bay with its ancient caves, deep blue ocean and dramatic limestone rocks. Round off your day with a delicious six-course dinner before indulging in some romantic stargazing in the fresh night air.

Relax. Reconnect. Explore.

Day 2 - Overview

Start the day off at a leisurely pace with breakfast in bed before embarking on a horseback adventure in the Walker Bay Nature Reserve with its stretches of unspoilt beach. Take a break with a picnic for two while drinking in the spectacular scenery beyond. Afterwards, unwind with a decadent full body couples massage in our Forest Spa, surrounded by ancient Milkwood trees. At dusk, celebrate your love by planting a tree on our grounds, before ending the day with another memorable six-course dinner in our restaurant.

Relax. Reconnect. Explore.

Day 3 - Overview

After breakfast, head off on an invigorating 4x4 flower safari in search of the wondrous fynbos wildflowers of the Cape Floral Kingdom. After a light lunch back at Grootbos, learn more about our Social Responsibility Projects in local communities, including visiting our Green Futures and Growing the Future Colleges. Round off the day with a romantic private dinner in our wine cellar, soaking up the ambience and savouring delicious sights, smells and tastes.

Relax. Reconnect. Explore.

Day 4 - Overview

After a final breakfast either in our restaurant or on the outside deck, depart Grootbos feeling relaxed refreshed – and more closely connected with your partner.

Relax. Reconnect. Explore.

Your stay includes

5 Star Accommodation in Freestanding Suites

Our luxurious accommodation immerses our guests into the pristine natural surroundings for the utmost in relaxation and beauty. Each freestanding suite is unique and incorporates elegance and style and promises all the comforts our guests’ hearts desire.

Honey Harvesting

Join our very own beekeeper as he heads to the fields to harvest honey from our hives. Learn all about the busy bees and their hives, and how the olden honey they produce is used in the making of various dishes, including our popular home-made honey ice cream.

Cave Tours & Mussel Foraging

Explore the history of the ancient coastal caves of Walker Bay and learn all about the landscapes of yesteryear. Get the chance to forage for mussels and prepare them with our executive chef in the Grootbos Kitchens.

6-course dinner

Head Chef Ben Conradie takes great care in sourcing all of his ingredients and knows exactly where every morsel that goes onto your plate comes from. Our six-course dinner includes mouth-watering selections for an exquisite journey in taste sensations.

Horse Riding & Mountain Biking

Saddle up for a horse riding adventure through the fynbos fields and on to gallop in the surf on the beach. Take on our new mountain biking trails that lead you through the Reserve and Flower Valley beyond.

Breakfast Buffet & English Breakfast Menu

Start each day with a hearty and delicious breakfast made from locally sourced ingredients. Our executive chef, Benjamin Conradie is ready to cater to any specific tastes and requirements.

Tour the Gardens

Head to the Siyakhula farm to pick your own fresh veggies and learn more about our Growing the Future project. Visit the Grootbos Nursery and explore the lush gardens that surround the Lodges.

Guided Walks and hikes

Experience the incredible diversity of fauna and flora at Grootbos with a walking tour along our trails. Our knowledgeable guides will take you on an inspiring journey through this ancient and unique destination filled with entertaining and interactive stories.

Nature, marine & coastal drives & walks

Explore our 791 species of flowers over 2500 hectares of pristine wilderness on one of our 4x4 safari drives or cruise along our coastal roads and look out for one or more of our famous Marine Big 5.

Erica irregularis

View the beautiful pink blossoms of the Erica irregularis as the burst into bloom during the Secret Season. Found nowhere else in the world, this Erica is the main attraction this time of year.

Transfers to/from all activities

Transfers to/from both included and additional activities are included in your rate. Airport transfers can be arranged with reservations prior to arrival at an additional cost.

3-course lunch

Our delectable three-course lunch will get you ready to set out for your afternoon adventures. All of our dishes are made from fresh ingredients sourced straight from the garden or from the local harbours.

Our rates are full-board and include many of the reserve activities. Find out more

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En-route to Grootbos

We may be an unforgettable destination but the journey here is an experience in its own right.  Marvel at dramatic unspoilt views, stop in at some unique attractions and absorb all the exquisite natural beauty that surrounds you.

Enjoy the warmth of our hospitality