R500 pppn sharing, sleeps 8, Hartbeespoort accommodation, self-catering.
Holiday accommodation Ileven Heaven in Broederstroom in Hartbeespoort dam area in a security estate, the opposite side of the dam than Kosmos. Situated on the Crocodile river with a permanent view of nature over the river and Witwatersrand mountain rage. You will love this and come back time after time! Try it, you won't be disappointed.
Kindly note that this is a relaxing venue â€“ no parties, noise and loud music allowed.
This modern and stylish unit feature 4 bedrooms (4 queen size,one 3/4 sleeper couch),2.5 bathrooms, and an open-plan kitchen, lovely granite top bar with 2 bar fridges and lounge area. The open-plan kitchen is fully equipped with lots of cupboards in beautiful wood & a huge double door fridge-freezer with ice making etc facilities, microwave, crockery, kettle, toaster and modern stove & oven and lots more. The lounge area is comfortably furnished with huge 6 seater lounge suite, sleeper couch and equipped with a flat screen TV, DSTV (to make arrangements with owner a week in advance), lovely lamps for a romantic atmosphere and air conditioner. Great for watching rugby, movies & music videos. The house has a large enclosed patio area with a 6 seater black leather lounge suite, gas braai/BBQ, with great views over the estate. The glass windows can be opened fully for a better feeling of nature.
The main en-suite bedroom has a queen size bed, a flat screen TV and its own private patio, with oak headboard, bedside tables & dressing table with mirrors. All rooms have built in cupboards, enough linen, towels, duvets, blankets and extra duvets for lounging around & heaters.The unit comprises 2.5 bathrooms, 1 with a bath, the other with a shower & downstairs with toilet & basin. It is really beautiful and relaxing, a home away from home!
Guests have access to the communal swimming pool and entertainment area looking out on the Crocodile river from where the fishermen can through in their lines. It is usually very quiet at this area where you can tan, braai / BBQ, read, chat & "kuier". Hartbeespoort is a paradise for water sport lovers, hikers, bikers, as well as nature- and bird-lovers. Guests can partake in abseiling, river rafting, horse trails, fishing, golfing, or shop in the quaint shops and curios. A variety of restaurants and bars can also be found in the area.
When you walk around the complex, you forget about the city as a result of beautiful nature surrounding you. More than 100 bird species has been spotted and it is quite relaxing to watch the birds even from the patio. The unit and the complex have stunning views from different viewpoints. The unit is situated on the Crocodile river and from the patio you can actually see a crocodile shaped hill at the other side of the river. Relax at the swimming pool, sun bathe or in the shade of the indigenous trees or clubhouse, with small kitchenette and bathroom.
Places and things to do around the area: Lots of restaurants, Upperdeck with live music over weekends, Chameleon Village, Cable car, Spa's, elephant sanctuary, monkey sanctuary, snake Park, air balloon, Ama Zwing Zwing, boat trips, Van Gaalen Kaasmakerij, and lots more!!!!
The little town of Broederstroom lies on the Daspoortrand in the foothills of the MagaliesbergMountains, roughly 40 minutesâ€™ drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria, on the doorstep of the Magaliesberg Nature Reserve and a few kilometres from Hartbeespoort Dam, the water sport mecca for holiday makers. Lots of fun & out of the city!
Although this is a world of nature parks, walking trails, mountain biking trails, peace, a space in which to breathe and a rich diversity of fauna and flora that forms part of the incredible scenic beauty of the region, it is still close to all kinds of adventure. Broederstroom lies in an area geared for tourism and nature based adventure and gives a restorative loveliness that never fails to fortify those who visit here.
There is no shortage of activities and places to visit. For hours of pretty drives and exciting stops, follow the Crocodile Ramble - a route of art studios and galleries, restaurants, pubs, tea gardens, adventure, nurseries, antiques, picnic spots and accommodation - and the Magalies Meander.
The Lesedi Cultural Village, just down the road from Broederstroom, offers an authentic African cultural village experience complete with dance displays, craft market and restaurant, and The Cradle of Humankind, which continues to uncover fossils preserved for millions of years in a mixture of limestone and other sediments, includes the Sterkfontein and Wonder Caves - two of the more famous of the dozen or so caves involved in the uncovering of our ancestors and described as the anthropological treasure house of the world.