|Cederberg Mountains, South Africa – The breathtaking Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat has no shortage of exceptional excuses to get away from it all. Nestled into the ancient beauty of the Cederberg Mountains and only two hours from Cape Town, this wellness retreat focuses on physical and spiritual rejuvenation in the most luxurious fashion. From the moment you arrive, this extraordinary five-star luxury haven begins to cast its spell, encouraging you to switch off and escape the cares of the world.
The surroundings at Bushmans Kloof are therapy in themselves, but the Spa is the focus of the abundant natural healing energy you’ll experience at this outstanding lodge. It’s a peaceful sanctuary where you can surrender to the ancient mystical powers of the African landscape, revitalize all your senses, replenish your spirit, and achieve deep inner peace and harmony. The Spa menu offers an extensive variety of health and beauty enhancing treatments to ensure that you are nurtured, purified, pampered and blissfully relaxed.
Particularly special at Bushman’s Kloof are the unique Spa packages. All Spa treatments use B/Africa, the Red Carnation Hotel Collection’s exclusive line of body care products, prepared by blending native African plant extracts, the natural goodness of the sea, and eco-friendly production technologies.
Here are three Signature Experiences that have been recommended by Dee Basson, Spa Manager:
Cederberg ‘Soul’ution (90 min):
Get close to nature in a breathtaking, secluded Gazebo and indulge in a unique combination of soothing therapeutic treatments based on ancient African traditions, and the aromatic power of indigenous Rooibos and Fynbos vegetation combined with healing plant oils. The Cederberg Mountains are known for the Rooibos and Fynbos vegetation, and these unique ingredients are renowned for their healing and relaxing properties. This Signature Experience includes a relaxing massage utilizing hot stones to prepare the muscles, Rooibos milk bath foot treatment and a face and scalp massage. (This treatment is recommended for enjoying with a partner.)
Celebration of Life (95 min):
Surrender yourself with this treatment that includes a back massage, a foot massage concentrating on the pressure points, a pampering hand massage and a revitalizing facial ended off with a scalp massage. This treatment is carefully put together to meet all the finer needs of the body and face. (This massage is recommended for enjoying with a partner.)
Bushmans Kloof Signature Massage (60 min):
This Signature treatment combines various traditional body-touch techniques: Swedish massage, reflexology and deep tissue manipulation to transform your body into a state of total renewal and relaxation. This treatment is a head-to-toe rebalancing of mind, body and soul.
For further information or to make your reservation contact the Reservations Team at
+27 (0)21 481 1860 or email@example.com
About Bushmans Kloof
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. This 5-star Relais & Châteaux lodge, voted Best Hotel in the World 2009 (Travel + Leisure), is renowned for its warm, caring service and exceptional hospitality, where guests can expect superb contemporary Cape cuisine and world-class facilities.
Set among wide open plains, majestic rock formations and crystal clear waterfalls, Bushmans Kloof offers a host of enriching, relaxing and invigorating experiences, such as daily guided rock art walks, mountain biking, canoeing, fishing, archery and swimming in rock pools or the four swimming pools. It is a place of natural wonder where you can indulge in a vast range of activities, or do absolutely nothing but inhale the beauty, peace, and tranquility in the midst of nature’s playground.
The Red Carnation Hotel Collection
The Red Carnation Hotel Collection is an award-winning collection of five and four star family-run boutique hotels in London, Dorset, Guernsey, Geneva and South Africa. Each property has its own individual character and unique location that reflects the local environment, culture and cuisine. They all share the qualities central to the Red Carnation’s ethos that win them so many prestigious awards – splendid luxury, generous hospitality, inventive and traditional cuisine, private art collections, passionate service and loyal staff committed to creating richly rewarding experiences for all their guests. Sister properties in South Africa are The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa and The Oyster Box Hotel. For more information about these award-winning hotels and the rest of the Red Carnation Collection, please go to www.redcarnationhotels.com.