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GARIEP, A FOREVER RESORT

Award-winning Gariep, A Forever Resort is the perfect stopover between Gauteng and the Cape, 180 km South of Bloemfontein, just off the N1. The Gariep Dam is the largest dam in South Africa, bordering three provinces namely Free State, Northern Cape and Eastern Cape.

We thank you for your valued support throughout 2018. Please note that due to high occupancy, no day visitors will be allowed on the following dates: 16 Dec 2018, 17 Dec 2018, 25 Dec 2018, 26 Dec 2018, 31 Dec 2018, 01 Jan 2019. Other dates not mentioned, days visitors will be limited to a certain number.

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Facilities, Activities & Things To Do

4x4 Trails
Bird Watching
Boat Cruises
Canoeing
Conferencing & Weddings
Day Visitors
Fishing
Guided Dam Wall Tours
Kiddies' Play Park
Kiddies' Splash Pool
Kiosk At Swimming Pool
Motor Boating
MTB Trails
On-Site Restaurant & Bar
Picnic Areas
Putt-Putt
Sailing
Scenic Tractor Rides
Swimming Pool
Tennis
Trampolines
Volleyball
Walking Trails

CONFERENCING The Way You Like it

This oasis set under big open skies will cast its spell and entice families, conference delegates and guests on a stop-over to stay a few days longer. All Conference Rooms, including the newly-refurbished Main Hall, are well equipped. Our Conferencing Facilities can accommodate up to 350 Delegates with a variety of Accommodation to ensure a comfortable stay. We cater for weddings, festivals, government and corporate events, seminars, family reunions, year-end functions and social clubs. Tailor-made and budget packages available.
Conferencing at Forever SA

Plan Your FAIRYTALE WEDDING

Gariep, A Forever Resort is the perfect Venue for a beautiful Wedding and offers friendly Hospitality, great Service and a beautiful setting for a Ceremony and Reception. The Team at Gariep will work closely with you to create that unique and magical masterpiece to linger in your memories  Forever.
Weddings at Forever SA

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School Terms

Province Holiday starts Holiday ends
All 2017-12-07 2018-01-16
All 2018-03-29 2018-04-09
All 2018-06-23 2018-07-16
All 2018-09-29 2018-10-08
All 2018-12-13 2019-01-08

Public Holidays

2018-01-01: New Year's Day
2018-03-21: Human Rights Day
2018-03-30: Good Friday
2018-04-02: Family Day
2018-04-27: Freedom Day
2018-04-30: School Holiday
2018-05-01: Labour Day
2018-06-16: Youth Day
2018-08-09: National Women's Day
2018-08-10: School Holiday
2018-09-24: Heritage Day
2018-12-16: Day Of Reconciliation
2018-12-17: Public Holiday
2018-12-25: Christmas Day
2018-12-26: Day Of Goodwill