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Camping Theewaterskloof Dam Campsite

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Located in South Africa :: Western Cape (Winelands) :: Villiersdorp
Category: Camping :: Camping

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Camping on the Theewaterskloof Dam. Camping sites for campers and caravaners, with and without electricity are available. Ample unmarked camping sites, without electricity, no need to pre-book these. Children under 10 stay for free. Basic ablutions are available. Motorised water sports is allowed, ample fishing and birdlife. There is a clubhouse on site, with DSTV, and a tuckshop selling necessities, like wood, ice etc. The safety and rescue service number is 083 713 0626. After hours security is 082 219 8870. Weather forecast number to dial is 082 231 1643. R100 boat registration fee, valid for one year, from January to December. (Jul-11).

Contact [ correction ]
Address : 5km or 5min SW of Villiersdorp, Western Cape (Winelands)South Africa
Postal : P.O. Box 76, Villiersdorp, 6848
Contact : Delf Amm
Tel : +27(0)28 840 1334
Tel2 : +27(0)28 840 1338
Cell : +27(0)82 464 8863
Cell2 : +27(0)79 373 5461
Fax : +27(0)28 840 1513
Email : Click Here
Website : Click Here
Host Website : Click Here
Cellphone Reception : Intermittent

Opening Times : [ correction ]

08:00-17:00

Directions [ correction ]

N1 from Cape Town to Franschhoek. Drive through the town and over the Franschhoek pass (turn left at the Huguenot Monument in Franschhoek towards the pass). Once over the pass, at the T-junction, turn left to Villiersdorp. After about 8km, turn right on the R43 (Caledon/Hermanus road). Turn immediately right again, and follow the road, you will eventually see the security gate and offices.

Time Information [ correction ]
Best Time to Visit : Winter
Reception Opening and Closing Times : All hours

Rates and Payment [ correction ]
Rates Quoted : Per Person
Base Currency : ZAR
Minimum Rate : 55.00
Maximum Rate : 65.00
Updated for : 2014
Comments : Rate info updated Jul-11.
Payment Methods Accepted : Cash, Credit Card

General Information [ correction ]
Nearest ATM : Villiersdorp
Nearest Bank : Villiersdorp
Languages spoken : English, Afrikaans
Pre-Booking : Required

Facilities [ correction ]
Child Friendly, Restaurant, Restrooms, Play Park

Camping Facilities [ correction ]
Facilities : Power Points, Shaded Sites, Hot and Cold Showers

Activities [ correction ]
4WD Trails, Picnics, Hiking Trails, Mountain Biking, Horse Trails, Fishing, Swimming, Canoeing, Bird Watching, Photography
Notes on Activities: (Some activities may be offered nearby).

Travelling Information [ correction ]
Closest Town : Villiersdorp

Self Drive Access: Yes

Gate is open 24 hours. No need to prebook unmarked non-electricity campsites. Can be very windy here during the summer season, which is from December to April. (Nov-11).

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“We camped here for a night early September, slightly windy, but had lovely 2 days at the dam, the weather was quite pleasant. Summer months seem to be the windy months here.” - Janine Reyneke, 2011/09/10

“We camped here December 2010. There is ample open space for pitching a tent.You can pitch close to the water, or a bit further up under trees. Ablution facility is not wonderful, is ok for a weekends stay. We just had a very windy weekend at the dam, but word is the wind is not usually that bad.” - Janine Reyneke, 2010/12/12

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