In the 'hood, Vaalwater as a destination

(Vaalwater has recently been renamed to Mabatlane). In the heart of the Waterberg, the charming town of Vaalwater is considered the "central" town of the Bushveld region. Vaalwater is situated in the uppermost reaches of the Mokolo River and the village is surrounded by farms and reserves offering plenty of opportunities for adventure activities and outdoor pursuits including game and ... cont.

Boschdraai Farm, Triple B Ranch, Vaalwater, 0530, Waterberg, Limpopo, South Africa

Directions to Waterberg Cottages

From Gauteng
From Pretoria take the N1 north to the Kranskop toll gate. Here turn off onto the R33 headed west to Modimolle (Nylstroom). Follow the R33 for 74km through Nylstroom to Vaalwater. Here turn right at the 4-way stop signed to Melkrivier. Turn right after 10km onto a gravel road signed to Vier-en-Twintig-Rivier.

After 8.5km turn left signed to Naauwpoort. After 7.5km turn left at a large yellow sign saying 'Charles Baber' with a picture of a Bosmara bull on it. Travel a further 2km along a farm road, keeping left at a fork, and you arrive with us.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (33 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (33 km)
  • Grocery Store (33 km)
  • Internet Caf (33 km)
  • Post Office (33 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (33 km)
  • Airport (260 km)


  • Bird watching
  • Children's entertainment
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Farm activities
  • Fishing
  • Game viewing
  • Game viewing (big 5)
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)

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