Grootbos Nature Reserve
3 days with Alexander+Roberts Rating:
Day 1 – From Cape Town to the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
A scenic 2-hour drive from Cape Town brings you to the luxurious Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, overlooking Walker Bay in a pristine sector of the Western Cape. On arrival, enjoy a welcome drink and settle in to your suite. Stylishly furnished and generously appointed, these sophisticated accommodations include a spacious bedroom, a lounge with fireplace, 2 full baths, and a private deck with panoramic views and outdoor shower. Later this evening, take in the sweeping views of Walker Bay as you enjoy an elegant 5-course dinner featuring fresh organic ingredients from Grootbos’ very own Growing the Future food production and social sustainability project. (D)
Day 2 – Discover the Flora + Fauna of Grootbos
The unparalleled setting of the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve offers you the opportunity to learn about the Cape Floral Kingdom and to explore the 1,000-year-old Milkwood Forest and Fynbos ecosystem that is unique to the Western Cape. Offshore, the Marine Big 5 (whales, sharks, dolphins, seals and penguins) thrive in the waters where the Indian and Atlantic Oceans converge. Accompanied by the Reserve’s experienced guides and expert naturalists, you’ll be able to tailor your stay with your choice of included adventure. Based upon weather and other local conditions, these available guided expeditions include:
• Land-based whale watching tours (June to December)
• Horseback riding for novice and experienced riders
• Nature walks
• 4x4 flower safaris
• Coastal tours
• Beach picnics and guided walks
• Bird watching tours
• Caving expeditions
Back at the Lodge, you’ll enjoy an expansive buffet breakfast, gourmet lunch, and gastronomic 5-course dinner featuring the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients. (B+L+D)
Day 3 – Return to Cape Town
After breakfast, we’ve included your 2-hour transfer back to Cape Town. (B)
All This Included
Nestled between mountain and sea, Grootbos Nature Reserve is a 5-star eco-paradise showcasing the unique flora and rich marine life that thrive here at the tip of the South Africa. Fine dining, luxury accommodations and expertly guided nature expeditions.
Grootbos: Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
Terms and Conditions
For Alexander+Roberts terms and conditions, please click here.
* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines.