Map of Rhodes, Eastern Cape
Rhodes Map - Rhodes detail and street level map showing the layout of the town and some attractions. Rhodes is a remote village, and, because of this inaccessibility, has benefited by remaining one of the most obscure and least frequented little towns in the country. To find out more please visit Rhodes Information.
If you are interested in overnighting in the area, we can recommend some great hotels, guest houses and self catering establishments. Find them at Rhodes Accommodation. If you're only planning on driving through Rhodes, en-route to another destination, you may want to peruse our Rhodes Restaurants before you leave to see if you should plan a stop here for lunch or maybe just a coffee. Also check out Rhodes Things To Do to see if there are any activities for which you would consider stopping.
Featured Attractions in (or near) Rhodes
Just before the top of Carlisleshoek Pass (also spelt Carlisle's Hoek) there is a signboard that suggests that you 'engage lowest gear, keep up revs and take corners wide'. It closes off by saying that you should 'drive confidently', which is one attribute you are probably no longer feeling considering the aforementioned ... more information
Lundean's Nek Pass, also sometimes spelt as Lundin's Neck, links the little mountain farming community of Wartrail with the Telle bridge Border Post into Lesotho. In broader terms it links the Witteberge Mountains with Lesotho, and is one of the eight passes you will find in the Eastern Cape. The scenery on ... more information
Naudé's Nek lies in the southern end of the Drakensberg in the Eastern Cape, and connects the towns of Maclear and Rhodes. It is probably most well known as the highest dirt road in South Africa, with a summit of 2.920 metres. But is also famous for its public telephone in the middle of nowhere. Even if it doesn't make ... more information
By all accounts, Rhodes has a colourful history dating back to the 1880s and features many Victorian buildings. In 1997 the entire village was proclaimed as a Conservation Area in the Government Gazette which gives it official protection in order to preserve its unique character - it is the only ... more information