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Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

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Reviewed 28 June 2015

This was our second stay at Grootbos and the Forest Lodge continued to wow us. The activities, service, ambiance and staff continue to make it a premier destination. And the food was again worthy of five stars. Jo, Jo-Anne, Fortunate, Snow and Sam were just...More

Thank jiaotze
Response from YolandeCoetzer, Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 8 July 2015

Dear jiaotze Thank you for taking the time to complete a Trip Advisor review - we are delighted that you visited us again. Wonderful to see that you enjoyed the food again, and that the service, ambiance and activities did not disappoint - even though...More

Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Wow, surely one of the Cape's most scenic destination. So quiet and tranquil...and then to top it all, something not all that common in the Western Cape, was the extremely well trained and friendly staff! Love the fact that we did not have a TV...More

1  Thank 533johannf
Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 29 June 2015

Dear 533johannf Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again in future. Best Regards Sean

Reviewed 24 June 2015

Our honeymoon at Grootbos was magical, perfect, and everything we could've wished for and more. It was expensive but worth every penny as the staff went out of their way to accommodate us with a special private table, petals and sparkling wine, and pool-side drinks....More

Thank TheBearMeyers
Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 29 June 2015

Dear The BearMeyers Congratulations on your marriage! I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We all look forward to having you back for many anniversaries in the future! Regards Sean

Reviewed 23 June 2015

Forest Lodge, located within the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, is definitely at the top of my recommendation list of venues that go out of their way to make special occasions the memorable events that they ought to be. And my 15th wedding anniversary was certainly...More

Thank TourismTattler2014
Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 29 June 2015

Dear TourismTattler2014 I'm absolutely delighted that you chose to celebrate your special anniversary with us. Thank you for a wonderful review! I hope you managed to sneak a few minutes after dinner to enjoy the cigar. I'm also very glad that you noticed the introduction...More

Reviewed 18 June 2015

Luxury lodge with panoramic views of Walker Bay. We stayed in Forest Lodge suite no 33, spacious and exclusive with our own wooden fire place. Each suite is designed to give you ultimate privacy without compromising your uninterrupted views of the coast. All meals are...More

Thank KobieMarie
Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 20 June 2015

Dear KobieMarie Thank you for choosing to stay at Grootbos on your trip to the Western Cape. I'm so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. I'm particularly happy to hear that you appreciated he efforts we take in our community upliftmentt...More

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Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Response from Chmalek | Reviewed this property |
Yes they provide you with bottled water. Did not drink the tab water either. It's a wonderful place ! Charly
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"Forest Lodge caters for couples, Garden Lodge for families with children"
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"Suites are situated in such a way that all the rooms are private"
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"Ask for one of the residences. They come with a staff and it is well worth it."
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"Garden Lodge in Cottage 10 is gorgeous and two stories. I also saw Cottage 9, which was also beautiful and..."
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