Douglas Accommodation

Broadwater River Estate

Endless water views, the call of the fish eagle, breath taking sunsets and champagne under a starry sky. Broadwater is a private river escape that nestles on the banks of the Vaal River near Kimberley and Douglas. In this pristine aquatic environment you find space for the solitary and activity for the energetic. Accommodation, Camping and Houseboat We offer stylish and comfortable Accommodation. Ten Luxurious Air-Conditioned Units with River View, TV, fridge and coffee/tea facilities. All rooms en-suite. The Apartments and Chalets are equipped with kitchenettes and braai-facilities on the patio for self-catering. Bedding and Towels are supplied in all units. Breakfast and meals are optional, served in DIE PONT RESTAURANT. Experience more than delicious food, experience nature at it's best. Each Camping Site has it's Private bathroom (bath & shower), Scullary and Power point. Most sites have a river view and are shaded. Broadwater also harbours the DaRiva HOUSEBOAT - The idyllic place to relax with comfortable accommodation and a fully equipped kitchen (fridge, freezer, stove, hot water). The spacious top deck has barbeque facilities and a skipper at your service. Check in time: 14.00 Check out time: 10h00 All mayor Credit Cards accepted No pets allowed Activities Over 30km of fishing waters with diverse bird life. If you are lucky, you may even spot the Vaal River's own Big Five: the Otter, African Fish Eagle, Giant Kingfisher, Goliath Heron and Iguana. Sunset Cruises for up to 60 guests; Day Cruises for up to 30 guests; Overnight or weekend cruises with full accommodation for 10 guests. Have endless fun with WATERSPORTS and ACTIVITIES of all kinds. For the Watersport Enthusiast activities such as Waterskiing, Wakeboarding, Kneeboarding and Water Tube on request. Booking essential. We provide the boat, skipper and all the equipment. White Water Rafting can also be arranged. River pool, Trampoline and Pedalboats for children. Douglas is one of the country's primary freshwater fishing areas with seven of the most important freshwater fish species occurring here. Fishing Guide on request. Ideal for Functions, Weddings and Special Occasions Our beautiful conference venue is designed to cater for all special expectations. The venue is small enough to feel personal but big enough to satisfy all your needs, always ensuring the same quality service. Equipment includes data projector, white board and flip chart. Menus are flexible to suit your specific need and budget. The venue is situated on the same property as 4-star accommodation for 50 people, as well as Die Pont River Restaurant. 80 Kilometres from Kimberley Airport, together with the flexibility of our facilities make Broadwater equally suitable for day conferences, meetings, product launches, breakfast presentations, company breakaways, strategizing meetings, team-building and workshops alike. WEDDINGS Have your river wedding at Broadwater where we are blessed with the pristine Vaal River and a wide variety wedding options. Whether it is just the two of you celebrating your union or a biiiiiiig wedding of family and friends, our venues offer you the very best locations for an unforgettable wedding. Your options is our river view glass room, a open air restaurant, a bigger wedding venue or a wedding tent on the banks of the Vaal River. Situated in the relaxing privacy of the resort, Broadwater offers you first class accommodation, and a wide range of services and activities to make this your ideal river wedding venue . Here's lots of photographic options, the favourite one being against the beautiful coloured sunset over the river! ATTRACTIONS nearby Confluence of South Africa's two mayor rivers, the Orange and Vaal Wineceller Game Farms Gholf Course Kimberley's Big Hole Broadwater is en-route from Gauteng to Namaqualand's flowers Witsand Nature Reserve Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park as well as Namibia and Upington Augrabies Waterfalls So take the turn off to Douglas and discover this 'Miracle-in-the-Middle' of South Africa.

Rene's Gastehuis

Rene's Guesthouse established in 2000 offers 15 comfortable modern separate rooms en-suite bathroom, airconditioning, DStv and secure parking. We offer breakfast, lunchboxes, dinner and have a fully stocked bar. Rene's is situated in Douglas. The area offers a variety of outdoor activities such as, romantic sunset cruises on the river, the Confluence wine cellars, freshair wild life trips on a game farm, and a 9 hole golf course. For the stay-in person, you can sunbave next to the pool or laze away on the deck with a good book and a glass of wine. We are the ideal stop-over for travelers and businessmen alike, and while you here, treat yourself to great food, vast open spaces and just old country hospitality. Like Steve Hofmeyer said "Great people and lots of fun". Douglas: This historic little town lies near the confluence of two mighty rivers, the Orange and Vaal Rivers. Open plains, romantic sunsets and the charm of the coutryside are what one can expect an Rene's Guesthouse in Douglas. Comfortable, air conditioned, single and double rooms with satellite TV and secure parking. Enjoy fresh farm breakfasts an red wine (from our own Douglas cellar) evenings on our pool deck. Your hosts is Rene and Ap and everyone is very welcome.