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Vaalnest is spreading some of that Festive Gratitude

Posted on Tue December 12, 2017.

The festive season is upon us! The season which most of us look forward to the whole year is finally here. A time when we all sit back, relax and reflect on the year that has been- the good times, the bad times, our achievements, our failures, the eternal memories made, and the things we are most grateful for.

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What do you know about The Vaal Dam?

Posted on Tue December 12, 2017.

Situated 77 kms south of Johannesburg, the Vaal is Dam is South Africa’s second biggest dam by area. It has more than 800km of shoreline which spans three provinces; Gauteng, Mpumalanga, and Free State with Gauteng being its most active coastline.

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Vaalnest is saving the earth one step at a time.

Posted on Fri November 10, 2017.

At Vaalnest, we understand that the world in which we live sustains us, protects us from the elements and provides us with beautiful things to marvel at every day. Therefore, it is important that we try our utmost best to preserve the nature in which we are nestled and to which we owe our success. Vaalnest Boutique Hotel is a small and intimate hotel in the quaint town of Vaal Marina in the Vaal. Situated near the Vaal Dam, we know why it is necessary to sustain our environment as we are the ones who bear witness to the pollution of the dam.

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Make the most of out of this Christmas

Posted on Thu November 9, 2017.

As Christmas steadily approaches, many of us busy bees look forward to the season of happiness and relaxation all round. While November still remains the busiest time of the year, for most of us, once December comes knocking on our doors we know that it’s time to kick off our shoes, sit back, relax and see what the festive season has in store for us. However, we know that this time of year doesn’t automatically summon feelings of joy, love and relaxation. We have to create spaces which allow for these positive emotions to shine through. Therefore, below is a list of tips that will surly get you into the Christmas spirit, courtesy of Vaalnest.

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Make Vaalnest a Part of your Road Trip!

Posted on Fri October 6, 2017.

Nothing compensates for some much-needed family time more than a road trip. As the vacation season looms, many families, and friends plan on embarking on a summer road trip this December. A couple of hours or even days on the road with your favourite group of people sounds like a solid plan for a festive season getaway!

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