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Forever Resorts Gariep

 Average Guest Rating: 
 33 Reviews

Forever Resorts  Gariep

Forever Resort Gariep at Gariep Dam, South Africa's largest dam, offers sailing, power boating, canoeing, angling, swimming, horse-riding, paddle-boats, mini-golf, golf, tennis, mountain biking and trampolines.

Forever Resorts Gariep is the perfect stopover between Gauteng and the Cape, 200km south of Bloemfontein, just off the N1.

Situated on the banks of Gariep Dam, the largest dam in South Africa and bordering the Gariep Dam Nature Reserve, home to many species of antelope and the Cape Mountain Zebra.

The dam is a water sport enthusiast’s paradise, stretching 90 km in length and 374 sq km in size, making sailing, jet skiing and power boating a pleasure.

We have a restaurant at the Resort that can seat up to 100 persons and a ladies bar. Outside catering can be done at our Lapa, street braais, beach parties and tailored theme evenings.

Facilities at Forever Resort Gariep
• Restaurant
• Boma with view over the dam
• Bar with TV (MNET)
• Supermarket
• Kiosk
• Conference & Function Venues
• Laundromat
• Cold Swimming Pool
• Kiddies Splash Pool
• Kids play park

Accommodation at Forever Resort Gariep
Chalet SCD6 (sleeps 6)
Self-catering chalet with three bedrooms, one with double bed, one with two single beds and one with three single beds. TV, SABC 1, 2, 3 and ETV; fully equipped kitchen, with microwave and toaster, bathroom with bath, shower in bath, separate toilet; private braai area; undercover parking. Sleeps 6 adults.

Chalet SCD4 (sleeps 5)
Self-catering chalet, two bedrooms, one with a double bed and one with three single beds, lounge, TV, SABC 1, 2, 3 & e-TV fully equipped kitchen, microwave bathroom with bath and shower, separate toilet, private braai area, undercover parking for one car.

Chalet DCD2 (sleeps 2)
Luxury chalet, one bedroom with double bed, bathroom with bath and shower, separate toilet, lounge, TV, SABC 1, 2, 3 & e-TV fully equipped kitchen, microwave, private braai area, undercover parking for one car.

Please Note
- when a booking is made the full amount is payable within 72 hours after the reservation has been confirmed.
- rates exclude Peak Season periods like December and Easter.

Facilities & Services:

Children under 12 years  
Honeymoon Couples  


Conference facilities  

Self-Braai / Barbecue  


Curio Shop  
Fireplace on the Premises  


Mini Golf  
Hiking / Walking Trails  
Swimming Pool  
Tennis Court  

Forever Resorts Gariep Activities:

• Mini golf
• Sainling, Surfing, & Jet-skiing (own)
• Fishing (own equipment)
• Motor boating (own)
• Canoeing (own)
• Golf Corse – 9 holes (own equipment)
• Walking Trails
• Game viewing by boat (own boat)
• Bird watching
• Trampolines
• Tennis
• Bowls
• Volley Ball
• Picnic areas
• Entertainment Program (school holidays)
• Gariep Dam Wall - 2km (13.2km guided tour into the tunnels)
• The Gariep Nature Reserve - 2km
• The Gariep State Fish Hatchery -10km
• Norvalspont concentration Camp
• Nouthford Horse Stud Farm

Forever Resorts Gariep Map:


Forever Resorts Gariep Guest Reviews

Average Guest Rating: 
  4.2 out of 5 based on 33 reviews. - View all Guest Reviews

we were very comfortable at the resort. Very clean compared to other establishments. on our return trip to Port Elizabeth, we stayed over again. thank you and keep up the very good standard. will definitely recommend this place to family and friends.
 Reviewed by Hassen Desai on 11 September 2015

Friendly helpful staff. Very clean and fully equiped chalet for reasonable price
 Reviewed by Engela Reid over a year ago

The place was clean from the reception,drive ways to the chalets, they were clean and I loved the Dam view, the place is accomodative for adults and kids. The staff was friendly and so helpful me and my gals we had a super weekend
 Reviewed by Modiehi Phali over a year ago

When we arrived to book in on both occasions, the staff were very friendly and efficient. We were attended to immediately and in no time we were in our beautifully, spotlessly clean cottage. The beds are very comfortable and the bedding was nice and fresh, everything about the Resort Is excellent, will definitely be visiting again.
 Reviewed by MALCOLM AND PATRICIA SHAW over a year ago

Other Accommodation near Forever Resorts Gariep :

Accommodation options within 8km from Forever Resorts Gariep include:

Lake Gariep Guest House
Lake Gariep Guest House
Lake Gariep Guest House, situated next to the N1, halfway between Gauteng and the Cape Coast. The guest house is surrounded by a nature reserve and is a short walk to the Gariep Dam.
From: R200.00 per person sharing

Gariep Gardens
Gariep Gardens
Gariep Gardens Guest House and B&B is situated in the Gariep Dam holiday village and is approximately half way between CT and Johannesburg and only a 5 minute drive from the N1 Highway.

Stoneridge Guesthouse
Stoneridge Guesthouse
Stoneridge Guesthouse is an AA 'Superior Accommodation' Establishment, and is neatly nestled on the hills of Gariep Dam and overlooks the intriguing, yet forlorn valleys of the Bo-Karoo. Stoneridge offers peaceful stillness and serenity.
Guest Rating: 
 (3 reviews)

Angela's Lodge
Angela's Lodge
Angela's Guest Lodge is ideally suited for the weary traveler wanting to break their long and tiresome journey or alternatively for the guest who wants to spend some extra days enjoying all that the Karoo and Gariep Dam area has to offer.

De Stijl Gariep Hotel
De Stijl Gariep Hotel
Overlooking the Gariep Dam, this is the perfect stop-over en-route between Cape Town and Johannesburg. Satelite TV , A/C in rooms, tea / coffee making facilities, restaurant and pub.
Guest Rating: 
 (16 reviews)
From: R760.00 per unit, Max: 3 From: R545.00 per person sharing

R1130.00 per unit