Gariep Dam -- River Destiny Lodge
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River Destiny Lodge (pet-friendly) nestles peacefully on a 650 ha game farm on the banks of the Orange River below Gariep Dam and close to the N1 in the Northern Cape. It is the ideal retreat on route between South and North at halfway Colesburg. River Destiny offers 15 en-suite standard family/double rooms, 8 en-suite self catering chalets, 2 Safari Tent Houses (self-catered) and 16 Caravan/Tent Camping sites -- all with river views. Cool off in the pool or relax on the deck whilst the sun sets in pastel colours over the Orange River and Karoo. The restaurant serves sumptuous breakfasts as well as all other meals. Enjoy game viewing, fishing in the Orange and in two large dams, quadbike outrides or a game of pool. The children will love the jungle gym or a game of volleyball with mom and dad in the swimming pool. This is also an ideal venue for groups, conferences and functions. The conference room can accommodate up to 70 persons.
Relax on the deck (small pic) and view of the lodge from the river
Relax on the deck (small pic) and view of the lodge from the river
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Activities:
Fishing River Destiny Lodge offers excellent fishing in the Orange River farm -- try you hand at catch and release flyfishing for yellow fish with barbless hooks!

Game Viewing Game viewing while driving on quad bike, paintball shooting, enjoying delicious food and much more!

Bird Watching This part of the Karoo and the Orange River is known for excellent birding.

Other Activities Enjoy game viewing, fishing in the Orange River, quadbike outrides or a game of pool. The children will love the jungle gym or a game of volleyball with mom and dad in the swimming pool
 
Rates:
Season Single Double
In season R 0.00 R 0.00
Out season R 0.00 R 0.00
Remarks: Rates on Request.Rates are per person, excluding meals. Restaurant at lodge offers continental breakfast, full English breakfast and all other meals.
Rooms include :   Yes  Yes   No  No
Phone No
Television No
Radio No
Heater Yes
Roof Fan Yes
Airconditioner No
View from the lodge (small)  and closer view of the lodge (large
View from the lodge (small) and closer view of the lodge (large
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Nearest Town:
Gariep Dam
Distance: 10km
Police: No
Hospital: No
Colesburg is 34 km from the farm with large new hospital, police station, 4 garages, butcheries, café ˇnd restaurants. RESERVATIONS: Make a reservation enquiry (only an enquiry) by clicking on the reservation icon at the bottom of this page or contact the Farmstay reservation office hours: 039 313 0608 or phone August after hours on 082 882 7475. E-mail enquiries to August at august@farmstay.co.za
Tourist attractions in the area.
Visit Gariep Dam (10 km), the Norvalspont Concentration Camp, Colesburg Museum. Oviston Nature Reserve, Gariep Dam Nature Reserve and Boer War Battlefields at Colesburg.

Any other information which may interest tourists to the area
Guided tours of the impressive Gariep Dam wall, touch farming on the farm as well as curio shop.

Agricultural sites of interest in the area.
The farm borders Gary Player's stud farm for breeding of racehorses. Visit irrigation farms on the river. This area is also well-known for Merino sheep breeding.
The Menu
All meals available in restaurant at lodge. Continental breakfast, full English breakfast. Group reservations welcomed - also spitbraai and potjiekos for groups. Traditional farm meals on Sunday afternoons -- please pre-book. All meals available in restaurant at lodge. Continental breakfast, full English breakfast. Group reservations welcomed - also spitbraai and potjiekos for groups. Traditional farm meals on Sunday afternoons -- please pre-book.

Farm Details
Farm Name/s:Stockenstroomskop - 650 ha
Farming Activities: Game
Farm History: 

A bit about your hosts:
Koos, Lise, Jackie, Bibi and Andre will ensure that all guests enjoy a welcoming &comfortable stay at Lodge. The restaurant (small pic) and another view to river (large)
The restaurant (small pic) and another view to river (large)
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How to get there:
Route map supplied when reservations are made.

  Photo gallery

Bedroom (small pic) and self-catering inside (large)
Bedroom (small pic) and self-catering inside (large)
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   Bedroom (small pic) and self-catering inside (large)
Bedroom (small pic) and self-catering inside (large)
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