"AN OUNCE OF SAUCE
COVERS A MULTITUDE OF SINS."
HARTIES WEEKEND GETAWAY
R 1 490.00 pp 3 Days 2 Nights (Accommodation at Cocomo Boutique Hotel, The Venue Country Hotel, Khayamanzi Guesthouse or Lesedi Cultural Village)
Package pricing depends on hotel rates. Sould hotels raise their rates due to high occupancy or due to peak season rates, we will also adjust our package pricing accordingly. We will however inform you before you secure your booking.
2 Days 3 nights
Khayamanzi Guesthouse R 1490.00 Per person (depends on guesthouse rates)
Cocommo Boutique Hotel R 1490.00 per person (depends on hotel rates)
Lesedi Cultural Village
Lesedi Cultural Village R 1490.00 per person (depends on hotel rates on your dates)
The Venue Country Hotel R 1490.00 per person (depends on hotel rates on your dates
2 night's accommodation with breakfast at Cocomo Boutique Hotel (2.7 km from the Harties Dam), The Venue Country Hotel (11 km from the Harties Dam) Khayamanzi Guesthouse (2.5 Km from the dam), Lesedi Cultural Village, an amazing cultural showcase (12.2 km from the Harties Dam, depends on hotel rates on your chosen dates)
Entrance fees to: Harties Cableway, Saturday Sundowner Boat Cruise on the dam.
Type of cruise boat,
The large 27 seater sundowner boat cruise (2 hour long cruise) with platters and cash bar
This package is perfect for couples, female/male friends wanting a great holiday experience, family outings, social club getaways, company breaks and incentives, local and International tourists and travelers.
Harties, fun-filled, amazing scenic experiences, lots to see and do,.
Arrive Cocomo Boutique Hotel or The Venue Country Hotel or Lesedi Cultural Village in the afternoon and check in. The rest of the day may be spent swimming and sipping away leisurely at your favourite drink as the day gives way to the African night skies. You may freshen up and visit the many restaurants dotted around the Dam tourist precinct for some amazing Harties cullinary experience better still, you may visit Lesedi Cultural Village located just 12 km away from Lesego Guesthouse for some amazing cultural experience and dining.
The rest of the evening is at leisure.
If you are booked at Lesedi Cultural Village, you may check in after a warm African welcome and enjoy the surroundings, a very exciting and informative cultural showcase awaits you at this iconic cultural village. You may go on a scheduled tour of the cultural homesteads and engage in some traditional dancing (not covered in the package please enquire with reception) or you may simply enjoy some sundowner drinks in the bar as you watch the sun make its descent giving way to the stars.
Nyama Choma Restaurant at Lesedi Cultural Village presents a cultural feast of traditional dishes and tastes. Crocodile, Wildebeest, Giraffe meats are some of the delicacies on offer for the adventurous. If you are not so advebnturous a tasty beef or chicken dish will do for you
The rest of the evening will be at leisure
Once you have had your breakfast, load your camera and head out for a fun filled day sightseeing and cruising in style on the Hartebeespoort Dam. You may proceed to the Hartebeespoort Dam area for a visit to the Harties Zoo and Snake Park (not covered in the package). There are craft markets dotted around the area where you can make some great buys and also catch a tasty bite while you are at it.
At 14:00 Please start making your way to the Schoemansville Resort (the H2O 8 seater cruise) where the boat is launched from (Corner of Waterfront street and Marais Street, Schoemansville suburb, Hartebeespoort GPS co-ordinates S25 44' 081" E 27 52' 968") where you will board the H2O cruise for your Sundowner cruise experience. Please make sure that you enter through the correct gate (SCHOEMANSVILLE RESORT AND NOT THE SCHOEMANSVILLE OEWER CLUB). You may arrive early at the resort and take the opportunity to have yourself a romantic picnic before your sundowner cruise.
This is if you took the 2 hour boat cruise (cruise starts at 15:00)
For those who booked the packge that includes the larger boat with platters and a cash bar please be at the docking spot in Kosmos Pier at 15:30 as the boat leaves strictly at 16:00
You may finish off the fun with dinner and drinks at the many restaurants on offer around the dam tourist precinct.
For those staying at Lesedi Cultural Village you may proceed back to Lesedi for more traditional dancing and fun.
After a sumptuous final breakfast you may load your camera for those profile pics and head to the Harties Cableway where you Will summit to the top of the Magalies Mountain for some of the most scenic moments in this part of the world. Please show your voucher to the ticketing personnel.
The cableway summit is quite an adventure, the views at the top breath taking. There is lots to see and do at this natural wonder , you may also purchase a picnic basket and have yourself some romantic moments at the top of the mighty Magalies. Please find out about picnic basket sales at the ticketing office . There is also a restaurant where you may enjoy a nice lunch with drinks.
Once you are done, you may travel to ground on the Cableway and head back home after an amazing activity-filled weekend.
Package price list 2016
Couples or 2 Adults
R 1490.00 per person (R 1880.00 - R 2000.00 Peak season rates). Total for 2 adults - R 2980.00 (R 3540.00). 2 Nights accommodation with breakfast and entrance fees included.
The 27 seater larger boat - gourmet snacks aserved there is a chash bar
Self Catering at Palm Valley Inn
The package price for a couple is R 1750.00 per person at Palm Valley Inn (self catering, no breakfast, fully stocked kitchen, supermarket across the road to buy groceries for your cooking). The total package price for a couple or 2 adults at Palm Valley Inn is R 3500.00. .(if your sundowner cruise option is the large boat 1 hour cruise with snack platters served and cash bar available)
R 3420.00 (if your sundowner cruise option is the 8 seater luxury pontoon 2 hour boat cruise where you bring your own light snacks, glasses and drinks)
For a group of 4 people staying in a 2 bedroom apartment at Palm Valley Inn the package price is R 1470. per person.(if your sundowner cruise option is the large boat 1 hour cruise with snack platters served and cash bar available). Total for 4 adults is R 5880.00
Should you wish to include the Sunday Lunch boat cruise the package price per person is R 2250.00 per personThe package price per person including the Sunday lunch cruise at Palm Valley Inn is R 2250.00 per person. The total package price including the above package and Sunday Lunch Boat cruise at Palm Valley Inn is R 4500.00.
4 Days 3 nights Harties Getaway Package=
R 1890.00 per person sharing
You can opt to take the above Harties package on 4 days 3 nights at R 1890.00 per person
3 nights accommodation
Entrance fees to The Harties Cableway, Sundowner Boat Cruise
Breakfast daily except for day of arrival
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Accommodation at Lesego Guesthouse, Lesedi Cultural Village, Palm Valley Inn or The Venue Country Hotel
Important about this tour
Bookings and other enquiries can be made by sending an e-mail to or through filling out the form on our bookings page. Once your booking request has been received, we will send you written quote of your package. If all is in order you may request that we send you an invoice which will have our full company banking details. A 50% deposit secures your booking. Once payment is received, we would then send you a confirmation letter with all the important information on your getaway package. The balance is required at least 7 days before your date of travel.
Payments can be made in our SA BUDGET TOURS/TRAVEL AFFORDABLE paypal account or directly into our First National Bank cheque account. Banking details will be provided on the proforma invoice sent to you. Proof of payment can be faxed to 0865518867 or e-mailed to
This is a self drive package and does not include transportation of any kind except for the boat cruise. You will explore the area in your own vehicle.
Included in the package:
2 night's accommodation for 2 pax sharing
Breakfast daily (except for day of arrival)
Entrance fees to Harties Cableway
Entrance fees to - Saturday Sundowner boat cruise with snack platters served (1 hour) or the 2 hour pontoon boat cruise where you bring your own light snacks and drinks
Not Included in the package: (for traveler's own account)
Any items of a personal nature
Any meals that are not mentioned as part of this package
Entrance fees to attractions, night spots or any other venue not mentioned above as part of the package
any form of transportation