Vereeniging is situated on the banks of the Vaal River in Gauteng about 60km from Johannesburg in the area known as the Vaal Triangle. Along with Vanderbijlpark, this city is one of the most important industrial manufacturing centres in South Africa, with its chief products being iron, steel, pipes, bricks, tiles and processed lime. Houses for sale in Vereeniging consist of exclusive river properties, flats, smallholdings as well as properties with business rights. 

Property here is varied and well-priced, making it a lucrative opportunity for investors and homeowners alike. Many families buy or rent houses in Vereeniging to enjoy on weekend getaways or day trips to the Vaal River. On the banks of the river itself, you’ll find a range of large free-standing homes as well as properties within gated estates while town offers cosier houses, flats and cottages. 

Flats to rent in Vereeniging are always in demand among students and teaching staff given its close proximity to the North-West University and the main campus of the Vaal University of Technology. Along with being a mere 50 minute drive from O.R Tambo International Airport and central Johannesburg, Vereeniging is also just over an hour away from Pretoria.

Explore Vereeniging

Fishing

Fishing

You’ll find some of the most popular fishing spots here, either from the banks or a boat. Expect to catch carp, yellow fish and bass to mention a few.

The Vaal River

The Vaal River

It may be an angler’s paradise, but the Vaal River has something for the whole family. Enjoy relaxed boat cruises, tubing and skiing or simply escape the city and visit for a picnic in the shade of the river bank. 

Hiking

Hiking

With the Suikerbosrand Mountains running through it, the Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve offers challenging yet beautiful hiking trails. Another popular choice is the Three Rivers Nature Trail which leads hikers along the Klip, Vaal and Suikerbosrand Rivers.

Golf

Golf

Maccauvlei Golf Course, designed by leading British golf architect Colonel SV Hotchkin, lies on the south bank of the Vaal River. Featuring a driving range, halfway house and bar, it’s sure to entertain even after the last ball’s been sunk. 

Living in Vereeniging

Areas near to Vereeniging

Centurion, Johannesburg East, Johannesburg North, Johannesburg South, Johannesburg West, Meyerton, Pretoria, Vanderbijlpark,

Shopping

Visit the Riversquare Shopping Centre where you’ll find most of the major retail stores or peruse the River Walk Shopping Centre for an alternate choice. If you’re after a city shopping experience take a drive into nearby Joburg or Pretoria.

Medical

There are various health services available in Vereeniging including the Vereeniging Medi-Clinic and Midvaal Private Hospital. 

Schools

Vereeniging offers 10 primary schools as well as 6 high schools. In addition, the town is also close to the North-West University's Vaal Campus, and the Vaal University of Technology in Vanderbijlpark.

Climate

Vereeniging enjoys a moderate climate with warm to hot summer days. Thunderstorms bring the most rainfall during summer months while winter brings cool clear days with temperatures that drop in the evenings. 

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