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Directions To The Drakensberg Sun Resort

Finding Us

We look forward to hearing from you and welcoming you in person to our resort in the Central Drakensberg in Cathkin Park.

GPS Coordinates and driving directions have also been supplied for your convenience.

GPS Coordinates
29°0'27.18'' S | 29°25'23.98''

Physical Address  
R600 Central Drakensberg
KwaZulu Natal

Hotel Telephone:    +27 36 468 1000
Hotel Fax:            +27 36 468 1224
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From Durban 

Take the N3 towards Johannesburg. Approximately 36km after the Mooi River Toll plaza, take the Estcourt North (sign board 179)  turn-off, and turn left at the top. Follow this road through Loskop for approximately 31km where you will reach a signboard R600 Drakensberg World Heritage Site (Central), turn left pass "Thokozisa". Continue straight for approximately 12 km, past Champagne Sports, until you see the signboard for Drakensberg Sun to your right - this road will lead you directly to the hotel.   

From King Shaka International Airport 

Turn onto the N2 in a Southerly direction (towards Durban), and continue along the N2 until you get to a major (spaghetti) inter-change where you can ramp off onto the N3 in a Westerly direction, heading towards Pietermaritzburg. Thereafter follow directions from Durban.   

From Johannesburg 

Follow the N3 from JHB towards Durban, this will take you past Harrismith, through the Van Reenen’s Pass and to the Tugela Toll Plaza. Continue through the plaza, then exit onto road no. 230 / R616 Bergville, at the top turn left towards Ladysmith. Travel for approximately 5 minutes, then turn right onto the R600 Winterton. Travel for approximately 30 km until you get to a t-junction then turn left over the bridge, take the first turn to your right onto the R600 Central Drakensberg (you will cross a railway line). Travel for approximately 30 km – just after you passed Champagne Sports Resort on your left hand side you will see a Drakensberg Sun signboard, take this turning to your right, this road will lead you directly to the hotel.