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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.

Please note that the Quenna Bistro restaurant will be closed on Saturday 22 February from 14:00 for a Wedding Function and will re-open Sunday 23 February at 07:00.

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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 2019-12-05 2020-01-14
All 2020-03-21 2020-03-30
All 2020-06-13 2020-07-06
All 2020-09-19 2020-09-28
All 2020-12-04 2021-01-12

Public Holidays

2020-01-01: New Year's Day
2020-03-21: Human Rights Day
2020-04-10: Good Friday
2020-04-13: Family Day
2020-04-27: Freedom Day
2020-05-01: Labour Day
2020-06-16: Youth Day
2020-08-09: National Women's Day
2020-08-10: Public Holiday
2020-09-24: Heritage Day
2020-12-16: Day Of Reconciliation
2020-12-25: Christmas Day
2020-12-26: Day Of Goodwill