Nestled in the foothills of the Cederberg Mountains lies Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve and Wellness Retreat; an ecological oasis within a roughly hewn and magical land. Bushmans Kloof offers a distinctive wilderness experience among open plains and ancient sandstone formations. It is a place to reconnect with the natural world and feel the pulse of an extraordinary and ancient landscape.As a Relais & Châteaux property, the lodge offers splendid luxury, generous hospitality and all modern amenities. The reserve, located just 270km from Cape Town, is predator and malaria free.Bushmans Kloof has been consistently lauded for its outstanding dedication to the preservation of the 7500 hectare reserve; a sanctuary for many species of endangered flora and fauna.A South African Natural Heritage Site, Bushmans Kloof is custodian of over 130 ancient Bushman rock art sites in the reserve and located in the Cape Floral Kingdom one of the South African UNESCO World Heritage Sites.Bushmans Kloof is a multi award-winning lodge, owned by the family-run Red Carnation Hotel Collection. It consists of 16 luxurious guest rooms and suites, as well as Koro Lodge, a private, fully-catered villa close to the main lodge.

Hotel Features
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Business Centre
  • Currency Exchange
  • Fitness Centre
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Spa/Beauty Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Swimming Pool - HEATED
  • Valet Parking
  • Wedding Services
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Room Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • Hair Dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • Hypo-Allergenic Bedding Available
  • International Plug Points/Adaptors
  • In-room Safe
  • Iron/Ironing Board (request)
  • Mini Bar
  • Private Bathroom
  • Robes & Slippers
  • Turndown Service
  • Wake-up Calls
  • Bushmans Kloof offers a range of beautifully proportioned rooms, suites and a private villa. We can accommodate 34 guests, all in sublimely appointed spaces. Award-winning service, generous hospitality and luxurious finishes, such as our outstanding private art collection, enhance the extraordinary environment of the Bushmans Kloof lodge.

    Koro Lodge is an existing farmhouse, nestled in the reserve, that has been completely renovated and transformed into a spectacular intimate villa, surrounded by open vistas of wilderness and wildlife, combining ultimate luxury with nature. Koro Lodge is available for larger groups, ensuring effortless and hugely enjoyable family breakaways for up to 10 guests.

    The splendid luxury of our accommodation amidst botanical gardens and pristine wilderness will draw you into our special world, while small surprises and thoughtful touches throughout your stay augment the experience. 


    Child Policy
    Children over the age of 12 welcome.

    Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Retreat, located 270 kilometres from Cape Town.  Bushmans Kloof has been proclaimed a South African Natural Heritage Site within the Cederberg Wilderness Area, and forms part of the Cape Floral Region, a designated World Heritage Site.