Honeymoon Package

3 Nights

Your honeymoon is one of the most unforgettable holidays you’ll ever take. At Grootbos, you’ll leave with memories that will last a lifetime as you embark on your new lives together. Our breathtaking views, unsurpassed luxurious setting and impeccable service set the scene for the honeymoon of your dreams.

The Experience

Celebrate your new life as a couple with romantic lunches, decadent dinners and a luxurious massage in our Forest Spa. As a refreshing contrast, embark on adventures including touring stone-age caves, encountering great white sharks, and exploring the pristine beaches of Walker Bay on horseback. Incorporating romance, luxury and adventure, our honeymoon package is the ultimate start to your new life together.

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Day 1 - Overview

Mark the start of this exciting new chapter of your life with drinks and lunch while you marvel at the unbeatable views over Walker Bay. After checking in to your luxurious suite and enjoying some relaxation time, embark on a couples’ adventure in the afternoon as you visit the nearby stone-age coastal caves with all their fascinating secrets. End the first day of your honeymoon with a sumptuous six-course dinner in our restaurant.

The best way to celebrate your new life together

Day 2 - Overview

After breakfast on our outside deck, it’s time to experience your first adrenalin rush as a married couple – with a heart-pumping Shark Cage Diving excursion! After you return from this once-in-a-lifetime experience, enjoy a leisurely lunch and then join one of our specialised horse guides on a 1-hour ride through the Walker Bay Nature Reserve. Finally, head back to Grootbos for another decadent six-course dinner.

The best way to celebrate your new life together

Day 3 - Overview

After breakfast, explore the surrounding fynbos on an invigorating 4x4 reserve tour as you breathe in the scent of the blossoms and spot brilliantly coloured birds flitting through the valley. In the afternoon, view whales in the bay on a 30-minute scenic flight before returning to Grootbos to sink into a one-hour full body couples massage in our Forest Spa. Mark the final evening of your unforgettable honeymoon with another six-course dinner filled to the brim with flavours and vivid tastes.

The best way to celebrate your new life together

Day 4 - Overview

After a final breakfast, plant a tree on our grounds to celebrate the start of your new life as a couple, and leave Grootbos with wonderful memories to take with you as you head into the exciting journey of marriage.

The best way to celebrate your new life together

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