Rivermead is a magnificent thatched house situated on a 120ha dam just outside Himeville. The house offers self catering accommodation for up to 13 people. It sleeps 8 people in four bedrooms and a further 5 in a huge loft room.

The living area comprises of an open plan lounge, dining room and kitchen. The lounge has a lovely fireplace for those chilly winters evenings. The kitchen has a wood burning pizza oven and is fully equipped for all your catering needs. All the living areas overlook the dam.

The lounge and dining room lead on to a covered verandah where you have an uninterrupted view of the dam and the Berg in the distance. There is a built in braai, and is ideal for entertaining.



  • Main bedroom with en suite bathroom (bath and shower)
  • Small loft room with 2 single beds
  • Big loft room above the kitchen – sleeps 5 in single beds


  • 2 bedrooms each with a double bed
  • 2 bathrooms – one has a shower and the other has a bath
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Dining room
  • Verandah

All linen and bath towels are included. Please bring your own swimming towels.
The house is serviced daily. There is a TV with full DSTV. 
Firewood is provided and more can be purchased from the maids if you run out.
The fishing is included in your stay and is on a catch and release basis.

On site

Vulture restaurant


Sani Pass
Mountain walks/hikes