Travelers are voting Rietvlei Dam as the best dam near Pretoria. There are 2 dams near Kempton Park a city just 54 km from Pretoria and 2 dams near Benoni which is 71 km distant. The most popular of these are Rietvlei Dam near Kempton Park and Emmarentia Dam in Benoni. You can find 2 dams in Gauteng and 7 dams in the country of South Africa. Our members favorite in Gauteng is Emmarentia Dam and Rietvlei Dam is the top pick in South Africa. Want more? Check out our map of dams near Pretoria.