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    Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

    | R43 Between Stanford and Gansbaai, Grootbos Private Nature Reserve 7220, South Africa
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    Reviewed 27 February 2015

    I had the great pleasure of visiting Grootbos a year ago. As a professional in the travel industry, I have seen and stayed in countless hotels all over. I arrived after a nice drive from Cape Town. Everything was perfect from the start. Very nice...More

    Thank RuneEngstrom
    Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 10 March 2015

    Dear RuneEngstrom Thank you for your wonderful comments- especially after you stayed here a year ago! We are certainly very proud of our staff and they really are the heart and soul of Grootbos. I'm delighted to hear that you are looking to return again....More

    Reviewed 25 February 2015

    My wife and I stayed here at the beginning of February as part of a trip out of Cape Town. The Forest Lodges were beautiful and the views amazing. We took the picnic on the beach and did not see anyone on the beach for...More

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    Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 4 March 2015

    Dear Ianmb2015 Thank you for your review. It's not often that one can enjoy the absolute peace and serenity of a place but you certainly seemed to have found that spot on the beach. It's certainly a spot where one can get lost in one's...More

    Reviewed 24 February 2015

    A wonderful nature reserve with the most informative guides. We did the trip to the beach including a glass of fizz taking in the stunning coastline. We took a drive to find all of the variations of plants in the region. We also rode horses...More

    Thank Sarah W
    Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 4 March 2015

    Dear Sarah Thank you for your lovely review. You certainly took advantage of all the outdoor activities. It's always wonderful to learn something whilst enjoying the beautiful surroundings. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Regard Sean

    Reviewed 21 February 2015

    Spent two nights here in our honeymoon - what an amazing place. Where to start... The welcome was amazing - the service and attention to detail is second to none. You are taken care of as soon as you walk in, and made to feel...More

    Thank ilbaldini
    Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 4 March 2015

    Dear ilbaldini What a privilege it has been to have you stay with us on your honeymoon. I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much! Having a bath while watching the sunset is top on our list too. It's great to...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

    Great service though sometimes the staff misunderstood but when this happened they were so upset. The activities were great especially Jo who led the walk & 4x4 drive, she had enormous knowledge & a fantastic sense of humour!! They catered well for a gluten free...More

    1  Thank Frankiom
    Response from SeanIngles, General Manager at Grootbos Private Nature ReserveResponded 20 February 2015

    Dear Frankiom Thank you so much for your review and your understanding in the slight mis-communication at times. We appreciate the manner with which you dealt with this and are happy to take the constructive comments as continued encouragement to strive for excellence. We're glad...More

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    • US$833 - US$1,760 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Response from happytraveler12015 | Reviewed this property |
    Dress is casual.
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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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