For overseas visitors who are arriving at Johannesburg Airport, take the Boksburg Highway (R21) and then turn onto the N12 towards Emalahleni ( previously Witbank), this road then becomes the N4, continue on past  the Middleburg turnoff* and after another 60 kms take the R540 (R33) to eMakhazeni (previously Belfast), Dullstroom and Mashishing (previously Lydenburg)

 

*if you want to visit an African cultural village, go into Middleburg and then travel 12kms on the Groblersdal road (R11), turn left at the Botshabelo sign and you will find the Ndebele village (the houses are painted in bright geometrical colours)

 

PS. If you are a foreign visitor please note that the tollgate on the N4 does not accept foreign credit cards, only South African rands, most  service stations selling petrol, will only accept cash.

 

If you are coming from Lydenburg over the “Long Tom Pass”, when you come down the last hill into Sabie, you will see houses on your left, then our Hillwatering sign, and a large sign with a map of the town on it, underneath the sign is a football street post. TURN LEFT. Follow the road for about 100 metres and then TURN RIGHT into Marula Street (there is another Hillwatering sign post here as well)

Follow the road down the hill and around the corner for about 200 metres, you will see the Hillwatering sign at 50 Marula St on the left.

 

If you are coming from another direction (i.e. Hazyview, Graskop etc)  you will have to drive through Sabie and take the R532 road to Mashishing (previously Lydenburg)

As you leave town you will go through a 3-way STOP street, after this, follow the Mashishing road for approx 1 kilometre, passing on your right a CALTEX garage and the  Sabie Country Club and golf course, take the SECOND TURN to your RIGHT (Hillwatering is signposted from here) this crosses a small bridge, about 50 metres further on TURN RIGHT at the T junction, follow the road up the hill until you come to a 3-way stop street, TURN LEFT into Marula Street and No 50 is about 200 metres further on, on the right.

 

Sabie is approx a 4-hour drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria

GPS Co-ordinates: 25° 6′ 25.24″ S ;  30° 46′ 9.5″ E

 

If you get lost please call us on 072 5539285 or 013 764 1421

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