Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, Hermanus - Whale Coast * * * * *

The Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is a one of a kind concept comprising of two lodges set in 1700 hectares of pristine fynbos - the Cape's unique natural vegetation. This setting provides the basis for a unique and luxury South African experience which lead it to become Tatlers 'Best Family Hotel 2005/6', and 'One of the Best 101 Hotels in the World 2005/6'. The classic Garden Lodge set in lush indigenous surroundings, is the ideal family getaway close to all the reserves facilities. The new Forest Lodge with its contemporary and modern style appeals to the cosmopolitan traveller. The Grootbos Nature Reserve offers a friendly and welcoming atmosphere and the oppurtunity to relax whilst enjoying conservation and nature.