Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve and Wellness Retreat

South Africa (Africa & The Middle East)


Hidden in the foothills of Cederberg Mountain in South Africa's west coast, awaits Bushmans Kloof Reserve, an ecological oasis of open plains, ancient archaelogical sites, and sandstone formations. The retreat offers the ultimate wilderness and wellness experience through its awe-inspiring activities, unique dining experiences, organic vegetable gardens and holistic spa treatments. This luxurious nature resort boasts a slew of awards including Best Hotel in the World in 2009 US Travel, Leisure World's Best Awards readers' survey and was voted on the coveted Condé Nast Traveller UK Gold List of Best Hotels for Food in Africa, Middle East and the Indian Ocean for three consecutive years.

Besides the harmonious natural surroundings — a mindful therapy in itself — Bushmans Kloof Spa offers an extensive list of health and wellness treatments to ensure that guests achieve inner peace. The African-landscape sanctuary will replenish the soul through its nurturing therapies following holistic, traditional principles including the use of native plant extracts like baobab oil, mafura butter and roobois. River Gazebo is an alfresco experience overlooking the outdoor spa gazebo, with access to teh crystal steam room, heated outdoor pool, health bar and tranquility lounge.


  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • Things To Do
Accommodating up to 34 guests, Bushmans Kloof hosts a range of 5-star rooms and suites, as well as a private villa. Award-winning service and hospitality is of the utmost importance to Bushmans Kloof. Coupled with luxurious furnishings and an incredible private art collection, guests are sure to get the most out of this extraordinary environment. Room/villa choices include:
  • Luxury Room
  • Deluxe Room
  • Niven Family Deluxe Room
  • Paterson Suite
  • River Side Supreme Suite
  • Koro Lodge
  • Cederberg House
All rooms have en-suite bathrooms and discreet housekeeping is done three times daily. All rooms are non-smoking. Common areas include a terrace, bar, two lounges, library and fitness centre. 

The Koro Lodge is an existing farmhouse which has been renovated and transformed into a spectacular yet intimate villa. The villa boasts a large terrace with a private infitinity pool to combine ultimate luxury with nature and is surrounded by the wilderness and wildlife. Koro Lodge is fully catered and can house up to 10 guests.
The award-winning food at Bushmans Kloof is attributed to its high standard of authentic South African cuisine. The lodge's organic gardens allow for the freshest ingrediants. 

Bushmans Kloof is home to Rooibos tea which is famed for its health benefits and delicious taste. Rooibos is a signature flavour in the Bushmans gastronomical experience.

A range of dining experiences is on offer including private fine dining, high teas, picnics and the great South African braai (bbq). Restaurants include: 
  • The Homestead
  • Makana
  • Kadoro
  • Embers
  • Extraordinary Dining

  • Hiking and cycling trails
  • Canoeing and swimming
  • Fly-fishing
  • Archery and Ccoquet 
  • Spa
  • Fitness centre
  • Meditation and healing
  • Wine tasting
  • Nature drives and walks
  • Organic garden tours
  • Bird watching
  • Rock art excursions

payment policy

  • Accommodation is payable 6 weeks prior to arrival.
  • For cancellations made within 30 days of arrival, 50% of full accommodation cost is payable.
  • For cancellations made 7 days before arrival, 100% of full accommodation cost is payable.
  • Rate is subject to availability
  • Rates are quoted in ZAR (South African Rand) and are subject to change
  • Rates are quoted per person sharing and includes 15% VAT
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3 nights / 4 days

3-Night Bushmans Kloof Natural Wellness Package

Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve and Wellness Retreat
Indulge in the excitement of the wilderness at Bushman Kloof's Natural Wellness package, overlooking the wide open plains of South Africa...
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The shown price is for the 3-night stay — please contact our team regarding a longer stay
price per retreat from US$1,785


Agert Pakhuis Pass, Clanwilliam, South Africa

Nestled at the foothills of the Cederberg Mountains in the Western Cape, just a scenic 270km drive from South Africa's mother city, Cape Town, is the stunning Bushmans Kloof Lodge. This South African Natural Heritage Site offers wide, open plains, mystical rock formations (as well as ancient rock art), crystal-clear waterfalls and an abundance of flora and fauna.