DIMALACHITE RIVER LODGE
“We love this place. It is relaxing for the soul”  Sarina Botha “Tranquillity and peace of mind! Lovely little place to camp!  Jeanine Laubscher “Very quiet and tranquil. Will surely visit again”       Chani Rossouw
On the banks of the Vaal river - 9km from Parys - one and a half hourís drive from Gauteng.
The resort’s camping sites are on the river bank, with a lovely view over the river. There are 60 camp-sites on the riverbank to choose from. with Eskom electricity (three point plugs), and braai facilities. The 28  fishing sites are directly on the water, and a bit more expensive. The 32 non fishing sites are in the second row, or directly on the river (not suitable for fishing) and they are cheaper.  
With deep holes and rapids, Dimalachite is the ideal fishing venue for fly as well as bank fishing. The biggest Large mouth yellow caught here on fly was 24lb. Book a guided fishing trip on rafts with us and rest assure that you catch some nice fish in the rapids. Our motto is “catch and release”. So please take a nice photo, and release the fish as soon as possible. You can rent a raft and paddles from us to the islands and rapids, or you can bring your own.
The Vaal river, close to Parys, has some of the best White-water rapids in South Africa. Dimalachite is the most popular white water rafting destination for friends, families, corporate & school groups. We offer Mild to wild rafting (GREAT SPECIAL - up to 50% discount!) as well as relaxed paddling. Bring your family, friends and colleagues for a trip they will never forget
We have oryx, sable antelope, red hart-beest, nyala, kudu, water-buck, zebra, duiker, impala, spring- buck, steenbok and fallow dear on the farm.  Short game drives is only available at special request. The game is quite tamed, so you are welcome to take tour camera with. You might just get a great photo.
Our corporate clients can expect unforgettable team-building activities like white water rafting, team building games, survivor challenge, tribal council, sunset cruise on rafts, target shooting etc. Make use of our fully equipped conference facility with data projector, big screen, sound system, white board and flip charts. You will enjoy the evenings at the vintage boma around a camp-fire,  bar and enjoy our Scrumptious meals.
Enjoy  the tranquillity of nature and the thrill of White Water Rafting, participating in our adventure, leadership & team building activities that we use to develop certain skills. Make use of our fully equipped conference venue and professional facilitators. Paddle on the river, relax at the swimming pool, go for a hike in the mountains, listen to the sounds of nature at night and look at the stars white sitting around a bonfire. We are situated in a very safe environment and our facilitators run the activities we provide.
We are situated on the banks of the Vaal-river, close to Parys, in the Vredefort-Dome World Heritage Site. Dimalachite is named after the MALACHITE KING FISHER (Aloeda Cristata) that nests along the banks of the Vaal-river, surrounded by water, wild life and nature - where the call of the Fish Eagle can be heard from time to time. Accommodation options range from three star lodges, regular chalets, camping sites on the riverbank and a youth hostel. We welcome private families and friends, corporate clients, adventure seekers and school groups. Come and relax at the swimming pool, do bird watching, paddle on the river or enjoy the thrill of White water Rafting. Join us for a guided game drive, guided fishing trip, corporate team-building, conferencing or leadership camp. The kids can bring their bicycles, swim, play at the jungle gym, try the trampolines, play mini golf or do paint-ball target shooting. Enjoy your evenings with friends, family or colleagues on the riverbank around a camp fire. Our corporate clients can be sure of our best service, scrumptious meals (in the vintage boma or dining room) and great activities.

Welcome

WHAT DO WE OFFER
You can choose between the 3 star lodges and regular chalets.
Accommodation Camping Fishing White water Rafting Game drives Team-building School camps
“We love this place. It is relaxing for the soul” Chani Rossouw
DIMALACHITE RIVER LODGE
“We love this place. It is relaxing for the soul”  Sarina Botha “Tranquillity and peace of mind! Lovely little place to camp! Jeanine Laubscher “Very quiet and tranquil. Will surely visit again”       Chani Rossouw
On the banks of the Vaal river Close to Parys - One and a half hr from Gauteng
We are situated on the banks of the Vaal-river, close to Parys, in the Vredefort-Dome World Heritage Site. Dimalachite is named after the MALACHITE KING FISHER (Aloeda Cristata) that nests along the banks of the Vaal-river, surrounded by water, wild life and nature - where the call of the Fish Eagle can be heard from time to time. Accommodation options range from three star lodges, regular chalets, camping sites on the riverbank and a youth hostel. We welcome private families and friends, corporate clients, adventure seekers and school groups. Come and relax at the swimming pool, do bird watching, paddle on the river or enjoy the thrill of White water Rafting. Join us for a guided game drive, guided fishing trip, corporate team-building, conferencing or leadership camp. The kids can bring their bicycles, swim, play at the jungle gym, try the trampolines, play mini golf or do paint-ball target shooting. Enjoy your evenings with friends, family or colleagues on the riverbank around a camp fire. Our corporate clients can be sure of our best service, scrumptious meals (in the vintage boma or dining room) and great activities.

WELCOME

WHAT DO WE OFFER
You can choose between the 3 star lodges and regular chalets.
The resort’s camping sites are on the river bank, with a lovely view over the river. There are 60 camp-sites on the riverbank to choose from. with Eskom electricity (three point plugs), and braai facilities. The 28  fishing sites are directly on the water, and a bit more expensive. The 32 non fishing sites are in the second row, or directly on the river (not suitable for fishing) and they are cheaper.  
With deep holes and rapids, Dimalachite is the ideal fishing venue for fly as well as bank fishing. The biggest Large mouth yellow caught here on fly was 24lb. Book a guided fishing trip on rafts with us and rest assure that you catch some nice fish in the rapids. Our motto is “catch and release”. So please take a nice photo, and release the fish as soon as possible. You can rent a raft and paddles from us to the islands and rapids, or you can bring your own.
The Vaal river, close to Parys, has some of the best White-water rapids in South Africa. Dimalachite is the most popular white water rafting destination for friends, families, corporate & school groups. We offer Mild to wild rafting (GREAT SPECIAL - up to 50% discount!) as well as relaxed paddling. Bring your family, friends and colleagues for a trip they will never forget
We have oryx, sable antilope, red hartebeest, nyala, kudu, waterbuck, zebra, duiker, impala, springbuck, steenbok and fallow dear on the farm.  Short game drives is only available at special request. The game is quite tamed, so you are welcome to take tour camera with. You might just get a great photo.
Our corporate clients can expect unforgettable team-building activities like white water rafting, team building games, survivor challenge, tribal council, sunset cruise on rafts, target shooting etc. Make use of our fully equipped conference facility with data projector, big screen, sound system, white board and flip charts. You will enjoy the evenings at the vintage boma around a camp-fire,  bar and enjoy our Scrumptious meals.
Enjoy  the tranquillity of nature and the thrill of White Water Rafting, participating in our adventure, leadership & team building activities that we use to develop certain skills. Make use of our fully equipped conference venue and professional facilitators. Paddle on the river, relax at the swimming pool, go for a hike in the mountains, listen to the sounds of nature at night and look at the stars white sitting around a bonfire. We are situated in a very safe environment and our facilitators run the activities we provide.
Accommodation Camping Fishing White water Rafting Game drives Team-building School camps
“We love this place. It is relaxing for the soul” Chani Rossouw
Dimalachite River Lodge
“We love this place. It is relaxing for the soul”  Sarina Botha “Tranquillity and peace of mind! Lovely little place to camp!  Jeanine Laubscher “Very quiet and tranquil. Will surely visit again”       Chani Rossouw
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With deep holes and rapids, Dimalachite is the ideal fishing venue for fly as well as bank fishing. The biggest Large mouth yellow caught here on fly was 24lb. Book a guided fishing trip on rafts with us and rest assure that you catch some nice fish in the rapids. Our motto is “catch and release”. So please take a nice photo, and release the fish as soon as possible. You can rent a raft and paddles from us to the islands and rapids, or you can bring your own.
We have oryx, sable antilope, red hartebeest, nyala, kudu, waterbuck, zebra, duiker, impala, springbuck, steenbok and fallow dear on the farm.  Short game drives is only available at special request. The game is quite tamed, so you are welcome to take tour camera with. You might just get a great photo.
Our corporate clients can expect unforgettable team- building activities like white water rafting, team building games, survivor challenge, tribal council, sunset cruise on rafts, target shooting etc. Make use of our fully equipped conference facility with data projector, big screen, sound system, white board and flip charts. You will enjoy the evenings at the vintage boma around a camp-fire,  bar and enjoy our Scrumptious meals.
Enjoy  the tranquillity of nature and the thrill of White Water Rafting, participating in our adventure, leadership & team building activities that we use to develop certain skills. Make use of our fully equipped conference venue and professional facilitators. Paddle on the river, relax at the swimming pool, go for a hike in the mountains, listen to the sounds of nature at night and look at the stars white sitting around a bonfire. We are situated in a very safe environment and our facilitators run the activities we provide.

Welcome

We are situated on the banks of the Vaal-river, close to Parys, in the Vredefort- Dome World Heritage Site. Dimalachite is named after the MALACHITE KING FISHER (Aloeda Cristata) that nests along the banks of the Vaal-river, surrounded by water, wild life and nature - where the call of the Fish Eagle can be heard from time to time. Accommodation options range from three star lodges, regular chalets, camping sites on the riverbank and a youth hostel. We welcome private families and friends, corporate clients, adventure seekers and school groups. Come and relax at the swimming pool, do bird watching, paddle on the river or enjoy the thrill of White water Rafting. Join us for a guided game drive, guided fishing trip, corporate team-building, conferencing or leadership camp. The kids can bring their bicycles, swim, play at the jungle gym, try the trampolines, play mini golf or do paint-ball target shooting. Enjoy your evenings with friends, family or colleagues on the riverbank around a camp fire. Our corporate clients can be sure of our best service, scrumptious meals (in the vintage boma or dining room) and great activities.
The resort’s camping sites are on the river bank, with a lovely view over the river. There are 60 camp-sites on the riverbank to choose from. with Eskom electricity (three point plugs), and braai facilities. The 28  fishing sites are directly on the water, and a bit more expensive. The 32 non fishing sites are in the second row, or directly on the river (not suitable for fishing) and they are cheaper.  
WHAT WE OFFER
Choose between the 3 star lodges and regular chalets.
Accommodation Camping Fishing White water Rafting Game drives Team-building School camps
“We love this place. It is relaxing for the soul” Chani Rossouw