self-catering accom. fully licensed restaurant & events.

Welcome to Central SA's landlocked sea:

SELF-CATERING Apartment Accommodation at the water's edge; The Villa Guesthouse and The Tent Events.

Wind-down within minutes from the buzzing metropolis and enjoy a therapy that only the vast, still waters of the Vaal Dam can offer, with a unique 360 degree view of the dam, from the spacious, 220 sq m, WATERFRONT PENTHOUSE and THE VILA  through to Cozy Corner right at the water's edge. A variety of facilities and options are available depending on whether you are 2, 4 or 6! See our 2, 4, 6 packages below.

 EARTH, WIND, FIRE..and water we are offering all the action this summer

Vaal Winter Specials

Vaal Student Specials Self-catering


  Prefer your feet on the ground? Grab a bird's-eye view of the water from one of three, private apartments 'in the sky'; The Penthouse; Tree Tops or Cozy Corner offer safe, secure secluded accom. each with their own, private jacuzzy so that you can experience the water inside and out, through all four seasons, day and night. 

The Waterfront @

  1. The Penthouse (Sleeps six and more).
  2. Tree Tops (Sleeps four to six).
  3. Cozy Corner (intimate twos - with optional extension to include kiddies).
  4. The Villa, stand-alone, free-hold house (sleeps 12)
    Add on: Comfy Caravans (5 people each). see 'to do outdoors'

    In the Penthouse or not; the world is at your feet!

    Activities include:

  •  Overlooking the shoreline from your Spa Bath while the rest of your party fishes at the waterfront or sunbathes on the beach.
  • Or  simply relax with a bird's eye view

    The Penthouse


     Snap shot of The Penthouse: Kitchen; Diningroom and lounge. The entertainment area overlooks lushes gardens.  

    For bigger groups (minimum 4 pax) the penthouse apartment is a vast, three double, bed-roomes plus a kiddies sleeping nook an a variety of bathroom configurations. Over and above this there is the open-plan lounge-dining-room with pool table; expansive bar and games room; basic kitchen and private jacuzzi room.

    Here your party will enjoy the luxury of having the whole 220 square meter apartment to yourselves and all the facilities will be available, if you wish, for your private use (self-catering). We have three double bedrooms. Bathroom facilities include 3 toilets, 2 showers and a corner bath with a prized view overlooking the water - there is also a private sleeping nook so everyone will have their own space. 


    Picture Pan: The living area; Kid's nook, large lounge with sleeper couch (middle) and, to the left, ample dining area with French, sliding door onto the entrance/entertainment balcony on the far left.

    The views of the water and surrounds are great! The apartment and kitchen are equipped and crisp clean linen and blankets are provided but kindly bring your own towels.

    Facilities available are DSTV (Compact) or we can up-grade (we supply the DSTV full package at a nominal cost per day or you can bring your own box at no extra charge); a pool table and table tennis and table top soccer can be made available for you, if you wish to use them. We offer a newly built-in braai facility upstairs with portjie facilities and views of the tranquil gardens (which doubles-up in winter as a wonderful fireplace with its proximity to the open-plan dining room/lounge!)

    Ample Bathroom facilities include the main bathroom with shower; en suite , open-plan bathroom with separate toilet; guest loo; jacuzzi shower.

    Alternatively, braai or picnic downstairs at the water. (Kindly bring along your own portjie pot/s as we have found guests like them cured in different ways!)

    Popular too is the Jacuzzi with a retraceable roof (for sun bathing and star gazing) and a small wall heater for your comfort at night petitioned by a one-way vision, sliding, picture door for your privacy leading off the games room.

    There is a charge for Jacuzzi preparation (chemicals, cleaning and heating for one session over your stay), so let us know if you wish to have it warmed up in time for your arrival. Thereafter, we provide you with the pay meter coupon numbers for you to punch in and use the Jacuzzi as often as you wish (usually no more than an extra R 50.00 for the weekend, depending on the size of your group and usage).TB

    There is also a small usage fee for the pool table and accessories as well as the table tennis, for the duration of your stay with net, bats and balls provided . We will have this set up for you on the sunny enclosed balcony so you can play throughout your stay.

    Cozy Corner

    Pamper yourselves for the whole weekend, for two. Enjoy a double bedroom with kitchenette and adjoining bathroom. The verandah, overlooking the shoreline, has a common access but a kettle braai is supplied for your exclusive use.


    The common property has water access, secure with parking for cars, trailers, boats, quads. Boat launching & cruises available.

    Some of these facilities are at an  optional extra fee depending on the season), so if you do not wish to use them there is no extra charge. (We like to mention these extras so there are then no surprises!)

    • Facilities include:
    • Complex which is safe and secure.
    • Parking for cars, boats, quads etc.
    • Self-catering accommodation for eight to 12 (fully equipped - office or residential style).
    • Kitted kitchen.
    • Out-door braai area.
    • Panel & gas heating.
    • DSTV & ADSL connectivity (optional).
    • Sun room with retractable roof, private jacuzzi and TV, bar, pool table & table tennis.
    • Water access for fishing, boating or water-sports.
    • Small pets allowed by arrangement.

    To do outside for stunning views from our 

    Vaal Delta Tourism Node overlooking the parklands, 

    recreation grounds and expansive waterfront!

     It's Wild Waters this Summer with a lot of everything to offer everyone; families and incorporates visiting the shores of the Vaal during the next two months: skydive or sail during a 5-day stay at our waterfront Villa or apartments with jacuzzis and 360-degree views of the Dam: Create your own package, cruising, white-water rafting, sailing or sky-diving from, R245, per person, per night (staying & self-catering). Get the add-ons mid-week for free: pool table,; table-tennis and soccer; swing- and basket-ball; darts; jacuzzis and fire-side pub and braais and buffer your budget with out-door action: archery; paint-ball and blobbing for the family foam filled, jumping castle; tubing and wall climbing.


    Restaurants are aplenty in the village with clubs; marinas and museuems to keep you busy...visit the motor bike museum, take a booze crusie; hike; cycle;'s all waiting for you! 


    • It just gets better and better, catch a cat or yacht @ the garden gate!
    • Experience our Yachting Mecca: Have a picnic on the water
    • Restaurants at home & across the way
    •   Boating - bring your own for fishing or skiing
    •  Or just do it the good old-fashioned way
    •  Biking - visit the only Motorbike Museum in S Africa
    •  Morning Glister - even if it is of a ruin...
    •  A rainbow on your doorstep


    A typical moonrise photographed from the sun-deck -

    the night is but a puppy!