WATERSIDE FAMILY COMFORT AT BON ACCORDE RESORT
At Bon Accorde, sister resort to Albert Falls on the shores of the dam, tranquillity rules…
- Bon Accorde Resort
Ownership and Management
Department of Water Affairs is the owner of the dam who has appointed Umgeni Water as the water utility company responsible for providing water to the local authorities in KZN. Msinsi Holdings (Pty) Ltd is the appointed management agency by Umgeni Water to manage the biodiversity and recreation facilities in Albert Falls and Bon Accorde Park and other dams managed by Umgeni Water. From 1976 until 1996 Natal Parks Board was managing the dam, from 1996 until current the dam is managed by Msinsi Holdings. Msinsi manages within the purchase line of the dam and by law, we enforce the 100m no-wake zone along the shoreline.
Bon Accorde Park gives access to day visitors and overnight customers at their 10 x fully furnished self-catering 4 sleeper chalets and 9 non electrical campsites and 20 electrical campsites . We have one neat ablution that services the 29 campsites at Bon Accorde with cold and hot showers including toilets. A gazebo on the water’s edge that could be used for garden wedding, conferences, teambuilding exercises, year-end functions etc. Bon Accorde has a nice open flat area for outdoor events, such as jazz festivals, picnics and other functions, this area can carry a capacity of about 3000 and more and a marquee can be safely erected in this flat area.
The Dam provides a range of water sport activities ranging from boating, canoeing, yachting and fishing. There are 7 slipways between Albert Falls and Bon Accorde Parks for customers to launch their boats. We have 10 public toilets for the use by our day visitors. The dam offers a special events area that could accommodate small garden wedding and a flat area for erecting a marquee.
Braai facilities available for use for our day visitors and gazebo guests. The jungle gyms, swimming pools and entertainment area are used by accommodated guests only.
The security officers patrol the area during the night and field staff patrol during the day.
There are 84 closed lockers and 20 open lockers that are hired out to customers who may store their boats, trailers and caravans. We have two club houses for the members of the yatch club and the bassmasters club.