FROM JOHANNESBURG (5 HOURS)
Please note that this is our recommended route however at present the road between Leandra and Standerton has very very bad potholes. We recommend that you refer to www.googlemap.co.za and follow the route along the N3 exiting at Villiers and going past Vrede and Memel.
From Johannesburg take the N12 East to Witbank. At the Delmas turn-off take the R50 South to Delmas, Leandra, Standerton. At Standerton take the R23 South to Volksrust. At Volksrust take the N11 to Newcastle. 8km past Newcastle take the R621 to Dannhauser-Hattingspruit and Dundee. Drive through Dundee en-route to Vryheid on the R33. After 2 km you will pass the Talana Museum on your left. Continue for a further 5 km until the R68 turn off to Nqutu-Melmoth-Ulundi, turn right. Travel 26 km on R68 look out for turn off to Rorke's Drift on your right, opposite Eskom sub-station. Turn right onto dirt road and carry on for 7 km. At T junction turn left towards Rorke's Drift. Travel for 12 km into Rorke's Drift. Go beyond Rorke’s Drift Museum and turn right at our sign board. Proceed straight for 4.8 km along a farm road to the lodge. Recommended speed 20km/hr
For SatNav Destination use: Rorke's Drift (via R68)
co-ordinates South 28° 21' 37" East 30°32'13"
Decimal South 28° 21.731' East 30° 32.323'