The most beautiful lodge, a world away from the hustle and bustle. So much to do, see and eat! Hats off to the chef and fantastic team at Bushmans Kloof, we will be back!
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Cederberg Mountains, Western Cape, South Africa
- Voted No. 1 Resort in South Africa and No. 3 Best Hotel in the World in Conde Nasté Readers Choice Awards 2015.
- Just 16 luxurious guest rooms and the private villa Koro Lodge make this a very private getaway.
- Excellent range of activities, award wining spa and unique dining experiences are all apart of your time at this memorable lodge.
Facilities includeSwimming Pool 5* Spa Daily Laundry Restaurant: The Homestead, Makana, Embers, Afternoon Tea daily Rock View Bar
- Wine tour
- Hike & Bike
- Fly Fishing
- Stargazing Tours
- Archery & Croquet
- Rock Art Excursions
- The Heritage Centre
- Canoeing & Swimming
- Flora & Fauna Tours
- Organic Garden Tours
- Nature Drives & Walks
- Health & Wellness Centre
Seasons in South Africa
About Bushmans Kloof
Bushmans Kloof is an ecological oasis situated within the foothills of the Cederberg Mountains, offering a vast and magical land of astonishing flora and fauna, for a very distinctive wilderness experience. The lodge lies among open plains and ancient sandstone formations, where you can discover over 130 sites of bush art paintings, some of which date back as far as 10,000 years.
Bushmans Kloof is made up of 16 luxurious guest rooms and suites, including Koro Lodge, a private and fully-catered villa near to the main lodge. The ultimate wilderness experience, Bushmans Kloof is a multi award-winning lodge, and a member of Red Carnation Collection. The wide open plains, and crystal clear waterfalls, are the perfect location to relax and escape, while surrounded by an abundance of nature and wildlife.
Just 270km from Cape Town, the lodge is nestled within the Cederberg Mountains, in a 7500 hectare malaria and predator free area. Home to over 130 documented Bushman rock art sites and the internationally renowned Rooibos tea, Bushmans Kloof is a South African Natural Heritage Site, and protects one of the largest private herds of Cape Mountain Zebra in the world.
Located in the foothills of the Cederberg Mountains, Bushmans Kloof is approximately a three hour drive from Cape Town.
How to get there
Allow between two and a half to three hoursâ scenic drive from Cape Town (270km) via the Pakhuis Pass (40km)
Option of Cape Town to Bushmans Kloof in a Mini Bus (7 seats)
Option of Cape Town to Bushmans Kloof in a Toyota Fortuner (5 seats)
Air transfers are available from Cape Town.
Private airstrip: 1200m gravel service - complimentary 20 minute transfer to the lodge.
Approximately 60 minutes' flying time from Cape Town International Airport.
Options of transfers for excursions in the immediate area surrounding the Lodge, in a Toyota Fortuner (5 seats).
When to go
Summer days at Bushmans Kloof are very warm. Long, temperate evenings and early dawns make for wonderful relaxation and bird watching. Summer is very dry for the most part, but occasionally weâll experience a spectacular afternoon thundershower.
Winter can be chilly, reaching very low temperatures at night; perfect for cosy, fireside evenings. The annual rainfall of low-lying areas in winter is 700mm, while higher peaks receive a dusting of snow.
Due to crystal-clear skies most of the year, Bushmans Kloof makes an excellent site for skywatching.
There are a wide range of activities for guests to enjoy including; hiking, walking, mountain biking, swimming, canoeing, star gazing, bird watching, painting, croquet, archery, visiting rock art, fly fishing, and rock climbing. For relaxation the Spa is on site with professional therapists offering a selection of signature massage, body and skin treatments.
Travelling with children
There is a minimum age of 10 years for those staying at Bushmans Kloof. However, Koro Lodge welcomes children of all ages.
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