Coming Soon...Introducing #ExploreGrootbos, a series of 7 short films showcasing the best of the Grootbos experience. Follow the #ExploreGrootbos journey and stand a chance to win a 3-night Secret Season experience for 2 at Grootbos. We will release one short film every Friday from the 26th of April to the 7th of June 2019. Watch the Official Trailer. Enter here-
Blown away by the response following #ARTA19. Winning 'Best Habitat/Species Conservation' award, is a great acknowledgement of the 20 years of conservation work in the Cape Floral Kingdom. To top everything off, receiving the overall winner award is a great honour. Congratulations to the rest of the category winners. We are so inspired by the great work everyone is doing. #WTMA19 #ResponsibleToursim African Responsible Tourism Awards WTM Africa Wesgro
We are extremely proud to announce that Grootbos Foundation's 'Rock the Boat' canoeing development programme has been shortlisted for We Are Africa - Engage Africa award. This programme plays a vital role in these kids lives, from focusing on water safety to gaining the confidence to compete as individuals and teams in events such as SA's Schools Canoeing Champs.
Delight in a romantic seven-course feast in our private wine cellar. Soak up the ambience and savour delicious sights, smells, and tastes. We love to celebrate local fare, and this includes our wines. Let our sommelier introduce you to the outstanding wines from the surrounding Overberg regions of Hemel-en-Aarde, Botriver, Elgin, Elim and Cape Aghulus. For the true aficionado, we have an exclusive range of matured Cape Winemakers Guild wines, representing the pinnacle of So...uth African wines Read more: See more
An ecolodge committed to sustainability, Grootbos monitors both water extraction and usage as part of its water footprint monitoring. Find out more: #GrootbosMagic #Sustainablesunday #init4thelongrun #waterwise #waterweek #sustainability #sustainabletourism
As dusk sets in, the Milkwood forest becomes enchanted by fairy lights. Let the meandering path lead you to an incredible culinary experience under the night sky. #GrootbosMagic #NatureReserve #AncientForest #WildWednesday #MilkwoodForest #afromontane #milkwood #fynbos #fynbosbiome #hiking #explore #recharge #walk #WildWednesday @natgeo
We don’t have reindeer, but we do have horses! Enjoy the Christmas spirit with a complimentary horse-back ride through the fynbos when staying at Grootbos. 📷 @courteneywilkinson #GrootbosMagic #WildWednesday #Fynbos #Horsebackride #horses #horseriding #instahorses #bestdaytrips #trailrides #uniquelodges #kidfriendly #travelgoals #wanderlust #NatGeo #AdventureJunky #festive
Did you know that most gifts purchased over the festive season become redundant or thrown away after six months? Give a gift this year that will make a difference. Make a donation to the Grootbos Foundation and sponsor a Back2School box, purchase a tree as part of our indigenous forest rehabilitation or sponsor a disadvantaged student at our Green Futures vocational college! #ethicalchristmasgift