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Hartbeespoort Dam

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Hartbeespoort Dam

Hartbeespoort Dam is an arch type dam situated in the North West Province. The dam lies in a valley to the south of the Magaliesberg mountain range and north of the Witwatersberg mountain range.

Hartbeespoort has become a very popular holiday and weekend resort for the inhabitants of Johannesburg and Pretoria; it is the principal water recreation area of northern Gauteng and many types of water sports are enjoyed on the dam

The dam is 149.5 metres long and 59.4 metres high and is built across a gorge cutting through the Magaliesberg. Only 35kms away from Pretoria, it is an easy day trip for the whole family. The name of the dam means "pass of the hartebeest" (a species of antelope) in Afrikaans.

This "poort" in the Magaliesberg was a popular spot for hunters, where they cornered and shot the hartebeest. The dam was originally designed for irrigation, which is currently its primary use, as well as for domestic and industrial use.  Hartbeespoort Dam supplies irrigation water through a 544 kilometres long network of canals to 159.76 square kilometres of farmland on which tobacco, wheat, lucerne, fruit and flowers are produced.

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Sleeps: 20 in 11 units/rooms

Kassaboera Lodge Hartbeespoortdam

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

1.3km North of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Retreat from the everyday hustle and bustle of city life to Kassaboera Lodge nestled in the Magalies Meander, on the edge of the Harbeespoortdam.Our secure, exclusive Lodge contains 12 fully equipped bedrooms with en-suite.

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Palm Valley Inn

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

1.7km North of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Palm Valley Inn is self-catering holiday flats privately owned and situated in Shoemansville, Hartbeespoort.

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Serenity @ Harties

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

1.7km West of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Serenity @ Harties is a lovely self-catering guest house with an oriental theme, ideally located in Kosmos, Hartbeespoort Dam. Kosmos is a gorgeous and secure little village situated on the banks of the popular Hartbeespoort Dam, a mere 40-minute...

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Sleeps: 20 in 6 units/rooms
From R 895,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Kosmos Manor

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

1.7km West of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Named after the quant neighborhood that it stems from, Kosmos Manor on the banks of the Hartebeespoort Dam consists of 6 beautifully appointed rooms with combination of Victorian romance and modern hi-tech decor. This elegant guest house focuse...

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Willinga Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

1.8km West of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Situated in the secure and picturesque village of Kosmos with wonderful views of Hartbeespoortdam Willinga Lodge is a perfect romantic get away.

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Sleeps: 2
From R 400,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Kosmos Getaway / Wegbreek

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

1.8km West of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Kosmos Getaway / Wegbreek is situated in the tranquil charming Kosmos village, nestling against the Magalies mountains. The two flatlets are build on the waterfront overlooking the Hartbeespoort dam with unobstructed magnificent views of the dam...

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Sleeps: 18 in 9 units/rooms
From R 375,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Cocomo Guesthouse, Spa and Conference Centre

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

2.3km East of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Aloha & welcome to our tropical paradise... Good times & tan lines, so get here fast then take it slow at Cocomo.

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Sleeps: 10

Atelier Isabella

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

2.3km West of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

This house is situated on the waterfront with panoramic views from all the rooms. Four beautifully furnished bedrooms en-suite. 2 queen-size with a private lounge, one double, and two single beds. All rooms with balconies. rivate pool with a view ...

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Sleeps: 16 in 8 units/rooms

Galagos Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

2.4km West of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Perfectly situated in the picturesque village of Kosmos, set against the Magaliesburg mountain range with uninterrupted views of the Hartbeespoortdam.

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Sleeps: 56 in 18 units/rooms

Casa Bianca Guest Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Hartbeespoort & Dam

2.8km North East of center of Hartbeespoort Dam

Welcome to Casa Bianca. It is here that Casa Bianca welcomes its guests in the heart of the North West Province. We offer fourteen stylish en-suite rooms equipped with all you need to ensure a luxurious and pampered stay.

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