Grootbos Forest Lodge

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Grootbos Forest Lodge, is a luxurious eco-lodge renowned for its commitment to sustainability and conservation. The lodge offers a unique experience where comfort and natural beauty seamlessly blend, providing guests with an immersive retreat into one of the world's most biodiverse environments. Grootbos is celebrated for its array of nature-based activities. Guests can enjoy botanical safaris, guided nature walks through the ancient Milkwood forests, horseback riding, bird watching, and whale watching excursions in season.


  • Exceptional Culinary Experience
  • Whale Watching
  • Spa and Wellness
  • Private Nature Reserve
  • Educational Experiences

You Should Know

This lodge accepts children from the age of 12 years old


  • The adult sharing rate applies to a child (12-16 years) sharing with a single adult.
  • Should three children (12-16) share one suite, the adult sharing rate applies to the first two children.

The Details

The suite features a spacious bedroom with an en-suite bathroom (bath, toilet, and shower), a separate lounge with tea & coffee-making facilities, and an en-suite bathroom with toilet and shower, minibar, cozy fireplace, Smart TV for in-room entertainment, a room safe and air-conditioning.

The spacious suites open out onto a private outside deck with outside showers overlooking Walker Bay.

Price Includes

  • Welcome drink served upon arrival
  • Water, soft drinks, tea and coffee, minibar
  • All Meals
  • Horse riding for non and experienced riders through the reserve
  • Daily Activities
  • Coastal drive with seasonal land-based whale watching (whale watching especially during July – December)
  • Beach Picnics
  • Transfers to/from all activities for included activities
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Rates & Pricing

All promotions for this lodge are shown below, you can also view all current safari specials here.
Last minute SPECIAL
Honeymoon SPECIAL
$ 680 USD
$ 680 USD
SPECIAL - Great news, you appear to be from a SADC country and can enjoy the discounted rate shown!
Rates are starting prices per person, per night sharing.
With specials, we always use the best promotion available, please contact our experts for more guidance.
We include travel insurance that will make this booking totally refundable.

Packages that include this lodge

4-Day Grootbos Forest Lodge Experience
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3 Nights at Grootbos Forest Lodge, Gaansbaai
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Return Transfer Included
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All meals and water, soft drinks, tea and coffee, minibar included
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$ 660 USD
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