Although the town of Sasolburg owes its origin to the SASOL petro-chemical refinery, you will be taken aback by the exceptional wealth of lushness and environmental awareness of this charming well-designed town. Flanked by the Vaal River in Northern Free State, Sasolburg’s convenient location... read more
Although the town of Sasolburg owes its origin to the SASOL petro-chemical refinery, you will be taken aback by the exceptional wealth of lushness and environmental awareness of this charming well-designed town. Flanked by the Vaal River in Northern Free State, Sasolburg’s convenient location and exciting leisure activities make for it to be a popular base while exploring the Vaal Triangle.
A plethora of outstanding accommodation options include guest houses, bed and breakfasts, adorable self-catering cottages, hotels and excellent camping grounds. Most establishments offer meals but a myriad of restaurants, fast food outlets and shopping centres to buy stocks for self-catering can be found in the town centre. Corporate guests will be delighted by the many lodgings boasting outstanding conference and catering facilities. Sasolburg has appealing pedestrian-friendly park strips and the green belts which connect the business, residential and recreational areas are both functional and attractive. Sporting and medical facilities, fitness centres, art galleries and a magnificent performance theatre sum up the fact that Sasolburg is indeed a modern commercial town.
Visit the spectacular Highveld Botanical Gardens and the bird sanctuary showcasing an array of bird species or nature lovers will enjoy the scenic trials such as Leeuwspruit Hiking Trail and the astounding Riemland Eco Route meandering through a game park.
Challenge the white waters of the Vaal River in a canoe, sail at a leisurely pace, fly-fish from the banks and soak up the peaceful environment while having a picnic. Adrenaline seekers can partake in water sport activities at the Vaal Dam, punters can spend a day at the horse racing track or at the casino, and avid golfers can swing their clubs at the superb course. Whether for business or pleasure, the welcoming town of Sasolburg will fulfil and even exceed all of your expectations.