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Vaal Dam

Border Gauteng and Free State, South Africa
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Lovely

The vaal dam area is surrounded with small towns where you can have breakfast or experience the... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Rya-Mari M
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Deneysville

We camped at the recreational area and had a great time. Faculties are not great and the gate... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Shaun028
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 Apr 2018
“Lovely”
12 Apr 2017
“Deneysville”
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Border Gauteng and Free State, South Africa
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The vaal dam area is surrounded with small towns where you can have breakfast or experience the scenery It's worth driving around to appreciate the surrounding scenery and area - the vaal is spectacular when it's full

Thank Rya-Mari M
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We camped at the recreational area and had a great time. Faculties are not great and the gate remained opened throughout the night. We were a large group, I would not advise going with a small group. Fishing was good.

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Been there yesterday, watched the gates opening , what a sight, all that water -amazing, good for day visitors

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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Spent a nice relaxing day by the waterbody...drive up the R59...its quite sceneic...the quarterdeck cafe is quite good for a brunch or lunch.

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

This place is very interesting , the Vaal dam has gone from 110% full and as from last week is was 36% . This is a shock. Fish are dying and the rubbish has being washed towards the bear banks. Boats can't go out in...More

Thank 789Bronwyn
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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

The Vaal Dam is exquisite. Very close to Johannesburg. We visited a beautiful Game Farm there called Rusplaas. Very peaceful with an abundance of game: Eland, Zebra, Blesbok, Springbok, Steenbok, Ostrich, Emu, Tortoises, Red Hartebeest, etc. The bird life is amazing. Among these are Fish...More

Thank EricDonna
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