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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 weeks ago

We were surprised by the outlay and different products available in a friendly atmosphere. Some items expensive, so compare and negotiate with vendors for better prices. Would recommend that all shops must be open for 7 days a week.

Thank poenie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is breathtakingly beautiful. The Hartbeespoort area reminds me of Camps Bay in Cape Town. It is honestly beautiful and the houses overlooking the dam; just ah-maz-zing! I can only dream of having a holiday home there! Lovely restaurants, yachting and cruising is available there....More

Thank Yaquta007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great view. Just watch out for the hawkers, they will not leave you alone. No much place to park and feel safe if you want to walk on the dam wall. We had to take photos while we drive.

Thank Louwrens P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've travelled over the Hartebeespoort Dam wall on 19 October 2017 on my way to Magalies Park. What a special feeling to see how the water is running into the river from the dam. The road is planned so that you drive over the dam...More

Thank happyfingers2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lovely views & lovely area, worth a visit to the waterfront if you're able to. Shame they have such a weed problem in the water, hope they manage to sort it all soon. Still a lovely place to visit & listen to the frogs :)

Thank KookCreative
Reviewed 9 October 2017

a peaceful area with a man made dam - Hartbeespoortdam -surrounded by Magaliesberg mountains is a true have

Thank Elsabie789
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful views! Lovely drive through the tunnel. Kids loved stopping and looking at the dam.

Thank Naazia M
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Hadn't driven the road over the dam between Kosmos and Pecanwood for six months and was shocked to see that the Hyacinth now dominates the west side of the dam for as far as one can see. Feel sorry for all those with property adjoining...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

After seeing the dam for the 1st time recently, i found it beautiful! Yes....the alien plant growth is a problem but i am aware that removal is taking place. The drive along the dam wall and through the tunnel is great, however i did find...More

Thank thehungrytraveller10
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The dam is not like any other , there's no walk a ways around the little falls ,not at all like this picture, cant wade or swim in this dam. water looks quite unhygienic to me. Not a tourist attraction that it is made out...More

Thank 545Veronica
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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.