Set on the banks of the Vaal River in Parys, River Rock Lodge offers air-conditioned chalet accommodations. The property is a 5-minute drive from Afridome.

At the guest house, each chalet has a patio with a garden or river view. They feature a kitchen, satellite TV and a private bathroom.

Fishing, golf and bird watching is possible in the surroundings and restaurants and shops are within 10 minutes' drive.

Johannesburg is 68 mi from River Rock Lodge.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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4 reasons to choose River Rock Lodge

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  • The staff speaks English

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About River Rock Lodge

Welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 9, 2018

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  • e.g. do you offer room service?

    We are a Self Catering establishment, but offer daily Housekeeping.


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    Answered on January 9, 2020
  • Any swimming pool available on site children

    Thank you for your question! River Rock Guesthouse has a communal infinity pool that overlooks the river. All guests are welcome to use the pool at their own discretion and risk. We hope to welcome you! :)


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    Answered on January 20, 2020
  • Is there a fridge and iron?

    Thank you for your inquiry! All of our units are fully equipped with basic necessities, such as fridges, microwaves, kettles, toasters, etc. We also have clothing irons on site which can be requested if necessary. We look forward to welcoming you!


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    Asked about: Family Chalet • Answered on October 28, 2019
  • Is there a restaurant on premises just Incase we don’t want to cook ?

    Good day, Thank you for your question! There is no restaurant on the premises, however, there is an array of wonderful restaurants in Parys that are surely worth the visit.


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    Answered on March 1, 2021
  • Do you have garages

    Good day, Thank you for your enquiry! Regrettably, we have no garages, however, all of our units have private parking.


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    Answered on December 22, 2020
  • Entertainment for kids

    Thank you for your question! As our market is mostly for romantic getaways, we do not have children-specific entertainment available. We do have the following to offer: - Fishing - Swimming - Miniature Horse Feeding We hope this helps!


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    Answered on November 10, 2021
  • Do u have shuttles

    Thank you for your question! Regrettably, we do not offer any shuttle services. There are, however, shuttle services in Parys that we can refer you to upon arrival.


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    Asked about: Chalet • Answered on November 10, 2021
  • I would like to check accommodation prices

    You can view our tariffs on booking.com on our property page, River Rock Lodge, below our descriptions.


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    Answered on September 16, 2021
  • Hi, We are going to an evening wedding? How would we gain access to the property on our return and is there a curfew? Many thanks

    Thank you for your question! Each of our guests receive a remote to our entrance gate with arrival. Our curfew is in line with the governmental curfews set in place, but usually our guests are free to come and go as they please. We hope this helps!


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    Answered on September 16, 2021
  • Can guests fish there?

    All of our guests are more than welcome to fish on our property! We have the perfect angling spot with an average catch of 15kg barbers. We do, however, have a strong catch and release policy to try and preserve nature as much as possible.


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    Asked about: Superior Chalet • Answered on September 16, 2021
  • Can 2 adults and one 14 year old book this family chalet

    Good day, Thank you for your question! Regrettably, we no longer have a family unit available. All of our units can only accommodate two guests.


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    Asked about: Family Chalet • Answered on November 10, 2021
  • Di you have a water view from chalet. And self katering

    We currently have 4 river front units, and 3 garden view units - all self-catering. The river is only a short walk away from the garden units (around 100m). Please be sure to us directly to confirm the type of unit booked.


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    Answered on September 16, 2021
  • good day do your self catering units have a stove?

    All of our units are fitted with kitchenettes, equipped with all of the necessary appliances, including stoves, microwaves, standard size fridges, kettles, etc. None of our units do, however, have an oven.


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    Asked about: Bungalow - Water Front • Answered on September 16, 2021
  • petfriendly?

    We have 3 pet-friendly units, of which two have a fully enclosed back garden, and the other is partially fenced off. These are our garden units. The river is only a short walk away from these units (around 100m), making perfect for a morning stroll.


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    Answered on September 16, 2021
  • Are pets allowed, like yorkshire terriers?

    Yes, we are pet friendly and gladly accommodate two small/medium size canines per unit.


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    Answered on November 3, 2020
  • hi. is alcohol allowed?. and can we make our own braai?

    As we are fully self-catering, you are more than welcome to bring your own alcohol (in line with government restrictions). Each of our units also have their own private braai areas.


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    Answered on September 16, 2021

Host Info

Host Review Score 9.7

It is all about our Guests at River Rock Lodge. We take pride in a warm welcome and great service delivery throughout your stay. We love animals and have three fenced chalets for your small pets available. Ensuring comfort and a memorable stay is so important to us, that should we get constructive criticism, we can guarantee, that before we allow a next booking, all (if any) points are corrected.

Languages spoken: English

Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Vaal de Grace Golf Estate
    0.7 miles
  • Parys Golf & Country Estate
    2.8 miles
  • Otavi Wildlife Sanctuary
    7.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant O's Restaurant
    3.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Jimmy Jaggers
    3.1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Vaal River
    0 miles
How to get to River Rock Lodge from O.R. Tambo International Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of River Rock Lodge
Bathroom
  • Private Bathroom
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
Activities
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Water sports facilities on site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Internet
No internet access available.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/out
  • Tour desk
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
Spa
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules River Rock Lodge takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Check-out

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of ZAR 300 is required on arrival. That's about 18.72USD. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full, in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 15 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 8 years
Extra bed by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 8:00 PM and 8:00 AM.

Pets

Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

The fine print

Please inform River Rock Lodge of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

A damage deposit of ZAR 300 is required on arrival. That's about 18.72USD. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full, in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about River Rock Lodge

  • The prices at River Rock Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • River Rock Lodge is 1.7 miles from the center of Parys.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • River Rock Lodge offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bowling
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Horseback riding
    • Bike tours
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Walking tours
    • Bar crawls
    • Happy hour

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at River Rock Lodge (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Secure parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to River Rock Lodge by:

    • Car 45min

  • Check-in at River Rock Lodge is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Room options at River Rock Lodge include:

    • Chalet
    • Bungalow