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Hartbeespoort Dam

R511, Chameleon Village, Hartbeespoort, South Africa
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R511, Chameleon Village, Hartbeespoort, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I guess with the recent drought in this country the view was not as magnificent as it used to be but was a beautiful site none the less.

Thank Linda294Dorasamy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you find yourself driving through the area, visit the dam wall. Very very cool and great place for photo opportunities.

Thank PaddySA1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Harties is a very laid back getaway with plenty of dining , sight seeing and varied accomodation. This destination offers pricing from budget to exotic.

Thank Z5347DSmikem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We crossed tha dam wall on our any back to Johannesburg. As far as the eye could see, the dam was covered with hyacinth and there was no water in sight.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The dam was disapponting this morning. The entire eastern shoreline is covered with water hyacynths. The early morning was misty and cold but the sun coming through the mist gave a spectrum of colour to the surrounding mountaisn. The overflying hot air balloon and the...More

Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We use to go to Harties quite often and loved it BUT visited this weekend and found it heartbreaking to see how this little town has been going downhill. There are abandoned buildings all over with hundreds of vendors at every robot. I wouldn't do...More

Thank Benita S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

One thing I can say is that Hartbeespoort dam feels like a holiday place. Everything you want and need is just here. So much to do and keep your kids busy with. The dam and everything in harties is just breath taking.

Thank annabell19852017
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Hartbeespoort Dam was at one stage a tourist attraction. Now it is one big hiasinte farm. The boats can hardly move. Goverment is doing nothing to clean the dam. Presently a private initiative is undertaken to start cleaning the dam. Even the big pleasure boat...More

Thank Jan G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We usually go to Schoemansville Oewer Club. A nice clean and refreshing camp site. You cannot have enough of it. The view is great and the place is quiet. It’s good for relaxing, water sports and fishing. A play area for kids is also available.

Thank TakaSande
Reviewed 20 May 2017

There are and endless number of African Market Stalls at the Village. The food at the restaurant was good, but unfortunately live music was too loud.

Thank Moederhen
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Nashy N
24 June 2017|
Response from Colleen L | Reviewed this property |
There is accommodation all around the dam. The best would be to search for the best one depending on your budget requirements. Ty different websites.