Social distance comes easy at the Vaal Dam, Gauteng's 'land-locked sea'! We're in Deneysville itself but right at the water's edge, away from the CBD. We sit on stunning views of South Bay and the original Lake Deneys and offer you water access! Book at Vaal Delta: Lakeview on Vaal in Deneysville, Northern Free State/Gauteng border - just one-hour's drive from Jhb! Vaal Delta with the Sisters Dam Pub (fully licensed), is adjacent to the property and services the units (D/B&B) or self catering! Rest and relaxation await you with waters wide and space endless across our 31 000sqm parkland. Come fishing, boating, yachting, swimming, skiing or just sun bathing! We assure you of top class hygiene protocols with social distancing a natural state of being! Introducing the Vaal Dam! Self-drive & Self-cater in Safety! Cook or braai yourself or splash out with our dinner, bed and breakfast special packages - to celebrate the new, out-door Sisters Dam Pub. We provide daily hygiene packs and sealed starter packs are for sale additionally, (both wet and dry provisions - details on booking).
We offer a variety of configurations to suite all at our modest complex right on the shores of the Vaal Dam. Self-catering and dinner BnB are available to couples and both small and large groups or families getting together at our Vaal Waterfront,Deneysville.
With action aplenty you won't fall short of activities to keep you busy. Fish by day, swim or take a boat trip or safari cruise on our aqua uber. Or, if you are a skipper, self-sail round the island - yes there is one, 7km long! Alternatively we can arrange the Party Boat for you - taking up to 30 people (3 hours on the water).
We arrange events, fire-walking, all-day braais and beach bashes are back to back at the bar.
Indoors, aside from our, unique wide-open views of the water we offer jacuzzis, pamper zones and games rooms - all for your exclusive and private use.
Our accommodation is diverse with different configurations suitable for visitors be they couples, families or groups. The apartments are on the second and third floor elevation so these are some steps but the views are unequaled at the Vaal Dam.
Rooming options offer large and small penthouses, each of which boast vast views of South Bay (the original Lake Deneys), as well as water access, (one of a handful of establishments that offers prize positions at the dam at no extra cost or effort)!
Following the rains the water is brimming! Gulls, terns; fish-eagles are among the 60 water bird species which populate the dam - and counting. They're in their element as the ecology favours their breeding and eating patterns. And fishing is rife!
Simply walk down to our beautiful gardens and into the park to fish, sun-bathe or swim, pick-nick or boat - or even go island spotting as the rainy season subsides.
Leave from our property and return to a neighbouring marina within walking distance. (We'll take care of the heavy stuff or you can be ferried back with the skipper or driver.) Have a braai while you watch the yachts sail by.
Ideal for couples, this corner apartment offers an intimate, double bed-room (self-catering). Strictly for two's Cozy Corner is available with its own, inter-leading jacuzzi room, with retractable roof, and bush shower and a 180 degree view over the water.
Pamper yourselves for the whole weekend or add Sunday to your stay (see our specials). Enjoy a double bedroom with flatron TV (and caster) plus kitchenette with adjoining bathroom. There are two verandas, each overlooking the shoreline. One has a common access but a kettle braai and cute, two-seater bench-table is supplied for your exclusive use. The main dining area is located in the jacuzzi room at a wide window which overlooks the water.
Catering for bigger, budget conscious groups, Tree Tops is a fisherman's dream (one flight of steps below Cozy Corner), with a bird's-eye view of the Dam, boasting a jacuzzi lolling over the lip of the Lakeview complex. It has two to three, double-bedrooms (with two bathrooms en-suite, but one inter-leading for the kids), plus spacious lounge and open-plan kitchen with sleeper nooks for the little ones. It is ideal for a family or group of intimate friends getting together to chill together in their own, private facility.
Larger parties are ideal for the Penthouse (minimum four adults) the penthouse apartment is an expansive, three-double bed-roomed flat on the third floor. In addition there is a grand, open-plan lounge-dining-room; expansive bar and games room; basic kitchen; sleeper nook for the kids and a separate, 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 three toilets, two showers and a corner bath with a prized view overlooking the water - there is also a private sleeping nook so everyone can enjoy their own space.
All units have waterfront access for fishing and boat-launching facilities are available as additional options. The grounds are secure and provide ample space for children to play. Parking for cars, trailers, boats, quads are available while private garages are available on request for an additional daily fee.
Each unit has unique offerings which may or may not be included in your package so please check our specials including: private jacuzzis with retractable roof, for sun bathing or star gazing (optional) and plunge pool (private and for your exclusive use). They all have cable TV or casters and our restaurant has a ladies bar at the Sisters Dam Pubwith full on DSTV premium and Wi-Fi (when we are outage free).
Each bedroom has fans to fend off the effects of this year's sizzling summer well ventilated spaces. Built-in-braai-come-fireplaces accompany each unit too!
All accom, has options for additional add-ons: to keep the kids busy at night like your own pool table, darts, table tennis, swing ball and the like). (On booking please check which facilities can be matched with your unit of choice and budget.)
At least two-night stays are preferable for maximum enjoyment, however, high season gives preference to 3-nigh bookings at standard rates.
Starter packs (briquets, wood, fire-lighters & matches plus ice) are available at the restaurant for purchase in addition to our standard table d'hout and pizza hut; order braai packs, food, pub grub and ice-cold thirst quenchers of every kind.
Get a taste of country life by visiting a variety of local clubs, restaurants and working marinas within walking distance, which attract Africa's biggest inland regattas and, of course, a bird-watchers paradise.
So, take a birding trail, visit the Croc Ranch, cycle the shores or view the local motorbike museum and Khoisan ruins.
Alternatively, try your luck just down the drag at Emerald Casino (30km away) or visit Ascot on Vaal racecourse (just 25km away).