Charming four bedroom family home on the banks of the widest part of the Vaal River (+- 80m of river frontage). Providing beautiful self-catering accommodation with an open plan living area that spills onto an enclosed patio with views across rolling, manicured lawns with a private pool, lapa and fire-pit.
For boat lovers there is access to a concrete slipway and mooring jetty for 4 boats (boat not included and guests need to bring their own).
An abundance of activities can be enjoyed including fly fishing, birdwatching, walking/jogging/cycling in secure area, mountain biking, boating, canoeing and water skiing.
Nearby, there are many restaurants to enjoy, a spa, beautiful golf courses, a winery, brewery, white river rafting, shopping and river cruises*.
The property is accessible through a security point plus additional security gate to the peninsula.
Main Home Specifications
Sleeps a maximum of 10 guests (including kids) in 4 bedrooms all ensuite (3 double beds and 2 bunk beds). Guest full bathroom. Open plan living area (kitchen, dining room/pool table, lounge, bar), television and DStv. Enclosed patio area (sitting area, dining table, charcoal & weber braai), all glass doors can be opened. Two microwaves, stove, bar fridge, kitchen fridge and freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, kettle and small coffee plunger, ice machine and water filter.
Entertainment at the property
Pool table / Dart Board / Swimming Pool / DSTV.
The home is pet-friendly for small to medium house-trained dogs. They are not allowed on the furniture or the beds. Guests must inform us if they plan to bring their dogs at least 1 day prior to check-in.
Daily cleaning is included Monday to Saturday (excluding Sundays and Public Holidays).
As this is self-catering accommodation, guests must bring their own wood, charcoal and fishing equipment (if they plan to fish).
*Should guests want to go on a river cruise and don’t have a boat, they can book at Stonehaven on Vaal. They have various size cruisers from 12 people to 150 passengers (booking in advance is essential). Guests can phone Stonehaven, (016) 982 2951/2 for more information and it is literally a 15 minute drive from the Riverside Rhapsody.
This property requires a R5,000 security deposit, in the form of a hold on your credit card, processed 1 day prior to check-in, that will automatically be released within 7 days of check-out should there be no damages, fines or fees as per the Booking/Rental Ts and Cs. In the event of a claim, there will be a 15% service fee charged on the total claim amount.
Check-in time - is no earlier than 2pm (unless prior arranged in writing).
Check-out time - is no later than 10am.
- The garage is for private use only and not available for guests.
- Do not park on the lawns. Charges will apply.
- Guests may launch their own boat at their own risk.
- The park home on the property is for private use only and not available for guests.
- No smoking inside the property (this includes cigarettes, e-cigarettes, vapes, hubbly bubbly and the like).
- Noise to be kept to a minimum & no loud music after 10pm.
- The accommodation is for short-term residential rentals. It is not for parties, receptions, meetings, functions, commercial use, or guests above the registered number.
- No pets allowed on any of the furniture or beds. Charges will apply.
- All damages are for the guests account.
- In case of a late check-in after 7pm on Saturdays to Thursdays and 10pm on Fridays, a standard late check-in fee of R750 will apply.
To assist during loadshedding this property has 2 emergency lights. Please note there is no generator or inverter. We suggest checking the loadshedding schedule prior to your trip so you can plan around it. You're welcome to bring your own mobile backup power to assist you further. You'll be notified prior to check-in of the loadshedding schedule should there be any that occur during your stay so that you can plan around it accordingly.
Pool table and TV (Satellite)
Children welcome, Pets allowed only after arrangement and Smoking not allowed
River and Waterfront
Kitchen & dining
Charcoal grill BBQ, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Grill, Kitchenette, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator and Toaster
Parking & facilities
Bathroom & laundry
Bathroom & Laundry, Iron & Board, Washing machine, Shower, Towel-set, Bathtub and Bed linen
Pets allowed only after arrangement
Smoking not allowed
Check in: 02:00 PM
Check out: 10:00 AM