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This extraordinary haven, nestled at the foothills of the Cederberg mountains, is just 270km from Cape Town, and the ideal wilderness getaway to escape, restore and relax.
Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat is a luxurious ecological oasis of 18,533 acres (7500 hectare), nestled at the foothills of the breathtaking Cederberg mountains. Here majestic views, staggering rock formations, open plains, invigorating outdoor activities, luxurious accommodation, award-winning Cape cuisine and a wellness experience deeply rooted in Nature combine to create an unforgettable, luxury wilderness adventure. Less than three hours' drive from Cape Town, it is unequivocally recognized as a conservation success story and has received international acclaim for its exceptional environmental and conservation projects. These include its Rock art conservation program; providing a sanctuary for the endangered Cape Mountain Zebra and Clanwilliam Yellow Fish; its support of the Cape Mountain Leopard project and the Clanwilliam Cedar Tree project; as well as alien vegetation clearing. Other environmentally friendly practices at the lodge include the cultivation of organic kitchen gardens, recycling waste material, and water and energy saving.
Relais & Chateaux, Virtuoso, Andrew Harper Recommended
Arch/Culture/History, Spa & Wellness, Adventure/Eco/Nature, Romantic Getaway
Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
172 miles/278 km/3 hours
November through April