Cruising The River Since 2003
For the best Vaal River cruises, book a cruise with Liquid Lounge today. We offer memorable boat cruises aboard our luxurious river cruiser in the Vaal Triangle.
Services• Liquid Lounge We do provide a bar facility on board, of which you can either run a cash bar or an account for your guests. Essentially the end price per person will be determined by the number of hours you book and the menu you choose. Please take care, generally there is a minimum rate required for groups less than 40 guests. Our peak season (November & December months) the minimum rate required applies to groups less than 50 guests. • Liquid Living We have two different overnight hiring options. Fully catered option charged at a per person rate (8-10 guests). Self-catering option charged at a flat rate for the entire boat. • Prive Houseboat A newly built permanently moored houseboat is now available to rent. She is the perfect weekend getaway for a family of 4. Although she doesn’t cruise, she has the best river front view and you’ll be able to enjoy the constant feel of being on water. There are two cabins en-suite, open plan kitchen and lounge area inter-leading onto a massive deck with dining table and braai facility. Full DSTV bouquet. She is moored at the Emerald Marina, you are more than welcome to take part or use Emerald Resort & Casino facilities. Waking up every morning on this houseboat is a treat!! • Sunday Lunch Our public cruises are specifically for smaller groups and only take place on Sunday’s for lunch.
Vital Information: We unfortunately do not do bachelor / bachelorette parties.
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We do provide a bar facility on board, of which you can either run a cash bar or an account for your guests. Essentially the end price per person will be determined by the number of hours you book and the menu you choose.
Please take care, generally there is a minimum rate required for groups less than 40 guests. Our peak season (November & December months) the minimum rate required applies to groups less than 50 guests.
Some optional extras to consider
1. We do provide a snazzy beige & white standard set up of the boat. We don’t believe you’ll require any additional décor but this is still an option for you. We can put you touch with our local décor company, or you can arrange your own.
2. We do provide background music throughout the cruise, however if you anticipate a dancing crowd, we recommend a DJ. We can arrange one for you at R4000. 00 for the function.
Vaal River Cruises – Luxury Cruise Boat
For the best Vaal River cruises, book a cruise with Liquid Lounge today. We offer memorable boat cruises aboard our luxurious river cruiser in the Vaal Triangle. Cruise down the beautiful Vaal River and enjoy the spectacular scenery with friends and family members, while being spoiled with fresh drinks and deliciously prepared food. Luxurious facilities and our professional team will attend to your every need. Book your next function or Sunday Lunch aboard our popular River Cruise boat today. It is also an ideal venue for weddings, corporate functions, private parties and more.
Corporate Functions and Events
The Liquid Lounge is an excellent choice for corporate functions, events, year-end parties and conferences. Treat your employees and clients to a corporate function aboard our fully equipped and luxurious river cruiser in the Vaal Triangle. Choose from different catering options such as a cocktail setup or full buffet menu. Our fully stocked cash bar is available for your convenience and guests can enjoy refreshing drinks on the upper sundeck whilst enjoying the beautiful scenery. For more information about our corporate functions, packages and pricing, contact this unique corporate function venue in Vanderbijlpark today.
Party Boat River Cruiser – Party Venue
Are you looking for a venue in Vanderbijlpark or the Vaal Triangle to host a party for your birthday, anniversary, kitchen tea or other event? Don’t settle for a traditional party venue when you can book a River Cruiser, the Liquid Lounge, for your special occasion. You and your guests will truly enjoy a day onboard our luxurious river cruise boat. No matter what the occasion, we offer different options when it comes to catering on the Vaal River party venue. Enquire about our packages and offerings today – remember to book early to get the date you want!
Vaal River wedding venue
If you’re seeking a unique venue to host your wedding reception, look no further. The Liquid Lounge is a cruise boat that offers a unique wedding venue on the Vaal River, and an excellent alternative to traditional wedding venues. Your wedding day will truly be a memorable event! Cruise Down the majestic Vaal River with its naturally beautiful surrounds in the company of your closest friends and family. We will take care of every detail, from the decor to the catering, your wedding plans will be in good hands. Make an appointment to see our beautiful River Cruiser and to book your wedding date with the Liquid Lounge today.
We have two different overnight hiring options.
1. Fully catered option charged at a per person rate (8-10 guests).
2. Self-catering option charged at a flat rate for the entire boat.
Not keen to stay over the night but still want to experience this luxury cruiser? We have day cruises on offer for smaller groups. We can cater on the top deck of the boat for a maximum of 20 guests. There is a minimum rate requirement for the hire of the boat. Her facilities are top class, and suitable for intimate corporate functions or management meetings
As the facilities on board only have a 10 seated dining table you will need to keep the menu simple. An informal setting with additional lounge area and bar seating will ensure everyone has somewhere to sit. Menu options available are a Braai Menu prepared on board, or savoury platters ready to go when you arrive.
Day Rental rates
• 1 hour cruise @ R4400.00
• 2 hour cruise @ R6300.00
• 3 hour cruise @ R8200.00
• Braai menu @ R260.00 p/p
• Platters @ R950.00 p/platter
Satellite Bar / Own Beverages
A beverage list will be sent through upon bookings in order to make your selections. We run either a cash bar or an account for your group. You do have the option of bringing your own beverages
Liquid Living – Luxurious Houseboat Accommodation in the Vaal Triangle – Vaal River
Are you looking for unique and luxurious accommodation in the Vaal for a group of friends or family? Whether you are in need of accommodation in the Vaal Triangle for a visit to the area, or are looking for Vaal River getaways, Liquid Living has the answer.
Nothing beats an accommodation establishment (houseboat) that cruises down the majestic Vaal River during your stay. Liquid Living offers comfortable and luxurious houseboat accommodation on the Vaal River that is suitable for up to 10 guests. Our houseboat features four luxurious double cabins (en-suite with a shower, basin and toilet), which is ideal for a weekend getaway in the Vaal Triangle, as well as for visitors to the area who are looking for luxurious accommodation options. Your accommodation will include a crew comprising of a skipper, chef and cleaner, as per your booking requirements. You will enjoy a relaxing break with family or friends aboard this luxurious and spacious houseboat in the Vaal Triangle.
• Dining options: You can choose a self-catering accommodation option in to prepare your own meals, or let our qualified chef handle the catering for you. The houseboat includes a fully equipped kitchen and braai facilities for your catering and food preparation needs.
• Facilities and amenities: Other amenities of this luxurious houseboat include a lazy-boy lounge suite, large plasma television, DSTV, DVD collection and sound system. A cold water Jacuzzi is also there for your enjoyment. Book your stay aboard the Liquid Living Houseboat today!
A newly built permanently moored houseboat is now available to rent.
She is the perfect weekend getaway for a family of 4. Although she doesn’t cruise, she has the best river front view and you’ll be able to enjoy the constant feel of being on water. There are two cabins en-suite, open plan kitchen and lounge area inter-leading onto a massive deck with dining table and braai facility. Full DSTV bouquet. She is moored at the Emerald Marina, you are more than welcome to take part or use Emerald Resort & Casino facilities.
Waking up every morning on this houseboat is a treat!!
Her charges are R3000.00 per night, self-catering
Luxurious accommodation on the Vaal River
If you are looking for luxurious Vaal River accommodation, then the Prive’ Houseboat will exceed your expectations! Enjoy spectacular river views and a relaxing stay aboard this luxurious and modern houseboat, suitable for a family of four. This houseboat is a fully furnished accommodation establishment, equipped with everything you will need for a comfortable stay. Wake up to the tranquil sounds of the Vaal River, and watch the sun set whilst relaxing on the wooden deck – a unique and memorable experience for anyone who is seeking a river accommodation establishment. Permanently moored at the Emerald Resort and Casino, you can spend the day at the resort and enjoy some fun activities, or simply stay aboard and relax. Contact the team at Liquid Lounge / Prive’ House today for more information about this self-catering accommodation on the Vaal River, and to book your stay.
Nestled in the deep South of Gauteng, less than an hour’s drive from JHB central lies one of the finest in land cruisers in South Africa. The Liquid Lounge makes its presence known along the lush shores of the Vaal River. This 56km section of navigable water boasts a contrast of serene nature and some of the finest real estate in the country, aptly named Millionaires Bend. This luxurious 120 seated cruiser is the ultimate floating venue for corporate functions, private parties and weddings. We also host weekly public events on Sunday’s.
Liquid Lounge is a family run business, most of our growing up years and greatest memories have had the Vaal River in the background. We all have a deep rooted love for this river and want to share it with people. In the 15 years we have been operating, it is still surprising to meet with people who have never experienced a cruise on the Vaal River before. Our boats are the perfect “vessel” for this purpose.
The Vaal Triangle is still known more as an industrial area, we hope to promote our area as an up and coming tourist destination, featuring casino’s, hotels, themed pubs and fine dining restaurants, most of which are based along the banks of the River. The Vaal River itself is a stunning, controlled waterway, which is slowly turning into the “Monte Carlo” of South Africa.
Our party boat and new luxury houseboat offers a unique opportunity to local patrons and guests from the surrounding Gauteng, North West and Free State regions. You can take in the sights and sounds of this pristine environment whilst enjoying the company of your family, friends or work colleagues.
Our competent and licensed skippers boast too many cruising hours to mention. Our staff are well trained, approachable and stern when need to be. Above all else, safety of our vessels and all souls on board is our top priority. Our permanent boat staff will always greet you with a friendly smile and ensure quality service levels. Front office will endeavour to assist putting together an unforgettable event.
We have complied with all safety regulations set out by SAMSA (South African Maritime Safety Association). Our vessels are inspected annually by SAMSA representatives; they check everything from Hull reliability to safety equipment.
All our vessels have commercial competency certificates. Liquid Lounge has been licensed to carry 120 passengers and 20crew. Liquid Living has been licensed for 20 passengers and 10crew. You are more than welcome to request copies of our certificates.
Liquid Lounge | Vaal River Cruises
Nestled in the deep south of Gauteng, less than one hour’s drive from Jo’burg central lies one of the finest in land cruisers in South Africa. The Liquid Lounge makes its presence known along the lush shores of the Vaal River. This 56km section of navigable water boasts a contrast of serene nature and some of the finest real estate in the country, aptly named Millionaires Bend. This luxurious 120-seated cruiser is the ultimate floating venue for corporate functions, weddings and private parties. Established in 2003, the Liquid Lounge remains the most sought after river cruiser for private parties and company functions. Our friendly and professional staff will ensure flawless proceedings and a great party atmosphere.
As our customer service is a cut above the rest we can assure you, whether it is a black tie event or a casual affair, it will be a party to remember. Our aim is to offer a unique fun filled experience whilst dining on board. Not only do we offer a range off all-inclusive entertainment packages, a standard breakfast, lunch or dinner time cruise is more than enough to whet your appetite for one of Gauteng’s best kept secrets. If you are tired of being high and dry on the Highveld, join us for a cruise.
Our venue facilities include:
Seating arrangements for 120 guests | Buffet station | 4 Toilets (2 ladies, 2 gents) | Fully stocked cash bar facilities | Dance Floor | Top deck with roof & outdoor lounge suites | Sound system for both the lower and upper decks | 220V power supply
Liquid Living | Houseboat Charters
Discover the peace and tranquillity of the Vaal River on one of our new exquisite Houseboats. This multi-purpose retreat combines a river cruise and fully catered accommodation. She is the first luxury Houseboat of its kind to grace the Vaal River and comes fully laden with home style necessities and friendly staff to attend to your every whim.
You can cruise gentle waters surrounded by trees or dramatic estates, great fun for families and friends, for fishing trips or retreats. No matter what you rent or on what river you rent it, you’ll never have a better or more relaxing vacation than this, out on the open water, under clear skies and warm sunlight.
Renting a Houseboat is like staying in a deluxe hotel suite…..floating on water. Our Houseboat comes equipped with everything you need for a memorable getaway. The Vaal River offers pristine Natural environments with sunset views and starry skies. It offers bird watching opportunities and “House Spotting Areas”.
Our Houseboat facilities include:
4 double luxury (double bed) cabins en-suite, with plug points and plazma tv’s | Saloon kitted out with lounge area, double sleeper couch and additional guest bathroom, DSTV | Fully stocked kitchen Top deck furnished with 10 seater dining table, outdoor lounge suite, bar area, braai facilities and cold water Jacuzzi
Emerald Resort & Casino, 1911 Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
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S 26° 44' 33.505'' E 27° 51' 26.104''