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The chalets are phenomenal. Well appointed, secluded, romantic and the staff is thorough, helpful and always smiling. We had a wonderful stay. Love the fire roaring in our private fireplace every night after we got back from dinner. Food and wine were spectacular and the...More
We had a fantastic 3 night stay at Grootbos. You have plenty of privacy here but you also feel like part of the family. The owner and staff make you feel like you are visiting an old friend who happens to be a fantastic host....More
We stayed at 5 star Grootbos Garden Lodge for 3 nights, which was fabulous as it allowed us to relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
This property is listed in the National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World book. It was chosen due to its...More
My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights in June. How lucky were we to have stayed here. Upon arrival the staff were so attentive, kind and friendly. We had room 29, totally private, fully equiped with everything one would desire and was prIstine....More
Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your lovely review. I'm delighted to hear that you so enjoyed your time exploring the area with Gareth. I am still amazed sometimes at how much there is to learn here- you just need someone to show you...
No matter what I write here in my review, there are actually no words to describe how amazing my stay was at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve.
On the day of our arrival, myself and my group had been on the road for over 10 hours...More
Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 17 June 2017
Wow Hayleyshunter! We are absolutely humbled by your incredibly sincere review! It was, of course, our absolute pleasure accommodating you for an extra night following the most unfortunate circumstances with the fires in Knysna.
You'll just have to come back to tap into Ross' knowledge...More
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US$943 - US$1,446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Frances P | Reviewed this property |
A minefield! We were on a guided tour, and were told that staff tips were taken care of. I'm not sure this was true, but it turned out it didn't include anything for the driver/guides, who were brilliant and very... More
A minefield! We were on a guided tour, and were told that staff tips were taken care of. I'm not sure this was true, but it turned out it didn't include anything for the driver/guides, who were brilliant and very knowledgeable. In the end we all added something to a communal envelope to be shared among the guides. I suggest yes for guides, no for restaurant staff, who will change at each meal.
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"couples should stay in garden or forrest lodge chalets families should stay in the villas."