Endless water views, the call of the fish eagle, breath taking sunsets and
champagne under a starry sky. Broadwater is a private river escape that nestles
on the banks of the Vaal River near Kimberley and Douglas. In this pristine
aquatic environment you find space for the solitary and activity for the
Accommodation, Camping and Houseboat
We offer stylish and comfortable Accommodation.
Ten Luxurious Air-Conditioned Units with River View, TV, fridge and coffee/tea
facilities. All rooms en-suite.
The Apartments and Chalets are equipped with kitchenettes and braai-facilities
on the patio for self-catering. Bedding and Towels are supplied in all units.
Breakfast and meals are optional, served in DIE PONT RESTAURANT.
Experience more than delicious food, experience nature at it's best.
Each Camping Site has it's Private bathroom (bath & shower), Scullary and
Power point. Most sites have a river view and are shaded.
Broadwater also harbours the DaRiva HOUSEBOAT - The idyllic place to
relax with comfortable accommodation and a fully equipped kitchen (fridge,
freezer, stove, hot water). The spacious top deck has barbeque facilities and a
skipper at your service.
- Check in time: 14.00
- Check out time: 10h00
- All mayor Credit Cards accepted
- No pets allowed
Over 30km of fishing waters with diverse bird life.
If you are lucky, you may even spot the Vaal River's own Big Five: the Otter,
African Fish Eagle, Giant Kingfisher, Goliath Heron and Iguana.
- Sunset Cruises for up to 60 guests;
- Day Cruises for up to 30 guests;
- Overnight or weekend cruises with full accommodation for 10 guests.
Have endless fun with WATERSPORTS and ACTIVITIES of all kinds.
For the Watersport Enthusiast activities such as Waterskiing, Wakeboarding,
Kneeboarding and Water Tube on request. Booking essential. We provide the boat,
skipper and all the equipment.
White Water Rafting can also be arranged.
River pool, Trampoline and Pedalboats for children.
Douglas is one of the country's primary freshwater fishing areas with seven of
the most important freshwater fish species occurring here. Fishing Guide on
Ideal for Functions, Weddings and Special Occasions
Our beautiful conference venue is designed to cater for all special
expectations. The venue is small enough to feel personal but big enough to
satisfy all your needs, always ensuring the same quality service. Equipment
includes data projector, white board and flip chart. Menus are flexible to suit
your specific need and budget.
The venue is situated on the same property as 4-star accommodation for 50
people, as well as Die Pont River Restaurant. 80 Kilometres from Kimberley
Airport, together with the flexibility of our facilities make Broadwater equally
suitable for day conferences, meetings, product launches, breakfast
presentations, company breakaways, strategizing meetings, team-building and
Have your river wedding at Broadwater where we are blessed with the pristine
Vaal River and a wide variety wedding options. Whether it is just the two of you
celebrating your union or a biiiiiiig wedding of family and friends, our venues
offer you the very best locations for an unforgettable wedding. Your options is
our river view glass room, a open air restaurant, a bigger wedding venue or a
wedding tent on the banks of the Vaal River.
Situated in the relaxing privacy of the resort, Broadwater offers you first
class accommodation, and a wide range of services and activities to make this
your ideal river wedding venue . Here's lots of photographic options, the
favourite one being against the beautiful coloured sunset over the river!
- Confluence of South Africa's two mayor rivers, the Orange and Vaal
- Game Farms
- Gholf Course
- Kimberley's Big Hole
- Broadwater is en-route from Gauteng to
- Namaqualand's flowers
- Witsand Nature Reserve
- Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park as well as Namibia and Upington
- Augrabies Waterfalls
So take the turn off to Douglas and discover this 'Miracle-in-the-Middle' of
From Kimberley: Take R357 to Douglas. ±80km from Kimberley, cross the Riet River Bridge. After 5km cross railway line. Directly after railway line turn right on dirt road at the Broadwater sign. About 1 km dirt road to Broadwater entrance on left hand side.