Accommodation at Malagas is 230km from Cape Town.
When coming from Cape Town, approximately 10 km before Swellendam, turn right at the Malagas turn-off. Follow the signs and the gravel road for 38km to Malagas. Breede River House Boat Accommodation at Malagas is 230km from Cape Town.
Please remember, if coming from the Heidelberg side, that the “Pont” closes at sunset.
The Breede River is one of the largest, most navigable rivers in South Africa
You are able to cruise for about 30 km to the rivermouth and about 15 km cruising upstream. The river is also famous throughout South Africa for its
old man-powered ferry, locally knows as the Pont. Vehicles and pedestrians are manually hauled across the river.This service operates only during the hours of day light. The Breede River is one of the largest, most navigable rivers in South Africa
Our 7.80 m Leisure liners are sturdy, safe, and easy to drive crafts with all the luxuries and comforts you need to spend a relaxing holiday on the water. They have a fully fitted kitchen, a sliding door separates the fore cabin from the main area, providing privacy and an undisturbed sleep to those who need to go to bed earlier. In the fore cabin is a double bed, as well as a single bed. The table arrangement in the main cabin folds down to form the second double bed. A separate compartment houses a hot water shower, washbasin and toilet.
s Ideal for Fishing
The outdoor cockpit area of a Breede River House Boat is ideal for fishing or
just relaxing in the sun. There is an easy access platform with a ladder at the stern for swimming. The rooftop deck is ideal for tanning or bird watching.
Hirers may sleep anywhere they choose within the designated overnight limits of the river – simply lower the anchor and make sure it is secured.
Rate: Per Night Per Boat – Also See Bottom Of Page!
Low: R 440.00
Mid: R 875.00
High: R 1095.00
MINIMUM RENTAL PERIOD:
Weekend: Friday to Monday 3 nights
Midweek: Monday to Friday 4 nights
* Excluding: fuel, insurance & service fee.
LOW SEASON: 01/05/05 to 30/09/05
Weekend -3 nights – R1 750
Mid Week – 4 nights – R1 750
HIGH SEASON: 01/10/05 to 30/04/2006
2005 – R875
2006 – R920
PEAK SEASON: 16/12/05 to 08/01/06 & Easter Weekend 2006
From R995 to R1 095
Amenities of Breede River House Boats:
KITCHEN: electrical refrigerator, gas stove with oven and a scullery.
LINEN: One double duvet, duvet cover, two double sheets, four pillows and pillowcases are provided.
Sleeping bags can be hired at an additional fee of R30.00 per day.
The boat sleeps a MAXIMUM of FIVE persons (TWO DOUBLES & ONE SINGLE)
We are only an e-mail away! Please use the Booking Enquiry Form or contact us on the following numbers and use “gardenroutedirectory” as your reference.
Tel No: +27 (0) 28 542 1049
Fax No: +27 (0) 28 542 1718
Author: Hanno Coetzee,Founder of Lalakoi Publishing Network.
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