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The dam has quite a story and I don't think enough is made of that. The water hyacinth problem needs to be addressed as it detracts from a great spectacle. We did get caught in a traffic jam at the dam wall and the lights...More
The Dam has been never been so poluted with hiacynths. Nothing is done by government to solve the problem. This ia a beautiful tourist attraction being badly managed by goverment and Dept of Water Affairs. The department has a beautiful establishment but the same can...More
Close to pretoria and johannesburg but just far enough away too!
Popular weekend away spot.
Gets busy over weekends.
Make sure you cross the dam wall to get the view - although at times there can be a que.
Beautiful area. Found in the Hartbeespoort area close to many attractions. The dam itself is currently not at its best but the view still remains breathtaking. Great spots all around to capture that perfect sunset.
Even though we love Harties and there are amazing things to do in and around Harties - the bridge crossing over the dam and the look out point is not one of them.
We were absolutely shocked at the state of the area, there is...More
The water may stink from time to time and pollution may be heavy at times. Majority of the time the views are great especially during the rainy season. The bridge is super old and has a lot of history. the dam was built by hand...More
Basically a good experience with very good accommodating marimba band at entrance and good variety of goods on sale but some harassment by stall owners/sales people. Trying all sorts of techniques on selling goods not always honest. I suppose everyone there wants to share in...More
I have a Holiday home just on the dam in an estate and always enjoy visiting the dam.
The best view is when you come over the hill facing pecan wood Estate for me and then crossing over to our side of the dam-absolute beauty...More
Extremely convenient shopping mall with a beautiful Pick & Pay Supermarket, Woolworths food an a Checkers! A few clothes stores around, Truworths, Foshini, Woolworths, Clicks, Dischem , Mr Price home, Pep, Ackermans, baby shops and a Mugg & Bean coffee shop. Too many shops to...More