Bushmans Kloof offers a unique wilderness experience, a range of
exhilarating activities and soothing, specialized spa treatments, in a safe,
malaria-free environment, only 270km from Cape Town. It
provides the ultimate getaway for guests yearning to relax, restore and heal
from the pressures of their busy lives, but also wanting to enrich
themselves through learning and discovering more about the great wonders of
as the world’s ‘largest open air art gallery’, with over 130 Bushman
rock art sites in the reserve, guests will learn more about the rich
cultural history of this ancient land. The new Research and Information
centre houses fascinating Bushman artefacts on display, which forms part of
the unique and highly acclaimed Rudner Collection.
Kloof - Accommodation
Accommodation is luxurious
and generously appointed and comprise of nine luxury suites and seven
standard rooms. The Manor House offers complete privacy with four suites, a
dining room and bar, lounge, tv room plus a beautiful covered veranda and
deck overlooking the river. New
additions and refurbishments are underway at Bushmans Kloof including
a luxurious tented camp - another unique facility to make Bushmans
Kloof the ideal venue for a luxury getaway, a special celebration or a
executive business break. Member
of Relais & Châteaux.
Bushmans Kloof - Food
Healthy, home cooking is
prepared using the freshest ingredients from the organic fruit, vegetable
and herb gardens. Dining choices range from Comfort Food to Gastronomic,
served in various stunning dining venues including the new Embers outdoor
dining facility, the privacy of your own room or terrace, Spanners or the
dining room. Nightcaps in the new riverside boma, under
African stars, may follow dinner.
Bushmans Kloof - Facilities
may rejuvenate mind, body and soul with a selection of soothing spa
treatments, use the sauna and the heated pool, or any of the other three
sparkling swimming pools. Signature treatments include the Hot Stone Body
Treatment and massages may be taken in the Spa, on a private terrace, or
elsewhere in the great outdoors. Or
guests may simply relax overlooking the river or the magnificent Cederberg
backdrop, visit the extensive library, or lounge in the bar or any of the
plush sitting rooms.
Bushmans Kloof - Activities
activities include daily guided rock art walks and evening game drives with
sundowners in the reserve, hiking, mountain biking, canoeing, fishing and
swimming in crystal clear rock pools.
July through to October the veld becomes a carpet of colour with thousands of
Rock art: The
reserve is rich in Bushman heritage with over 130 pristine rock art sites.
Visitors may join daily early-morning guided walks along rivers and
through the veld to view a selection of the sites.
Mountain bikes are available for guests to use in the reserve.
Evening game drives through the reserve to view the game - gemsbok, bontebok,
mountain zebra, eland,
red hartebeest, black wildebeest, vaal rhebok, klipspringer, springbok,
steenbok and many other species of mammals and birds. Evening game drives
include complimentary snacks and sundowners and there are frequent sightings
of aardwolf, African wild cat, bateared fox,
fox and porcupine.