In the 'hood, Eshowe as a destination

Book your holiday accommodation in Eshowe for some really spectacular displays of the South African countryside. Eshowe, the oldest town of European settlement in Zululand, lies just below a ridge of hills that are home to an indigenous forest known as Dlinza Forest. The sound of wind blowing through the forest is thought to have inspired Eshowe’s name, although it is more likely named after ... cont.

45/49 Ulundi Street, Eshowe, Zululand / Battlefields, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

Directions to Birds of Paradise B&B

Take the N2 North, pass the Tugela River, continue until the DOKODWENI off-ramp to Eshowe / Ulundi / Melmoth - R66. Approximately 24kms to Eshowe along the R66. Turn left at SECOND entrance into Eshowe, at traffic lights with Siza (Total) service station on your right. Pass through next set of traffic lights, pass Pick and pay center on your left continue till Hospital. Hospital is on left and at this set of traffic lights, turn Right( you will see my ‘Birds of paradise” B&B sign to the right of these lights). Follow 4 of these signs to my home. No 49 Ulundi Street, third on the left - big wooden electric gates. Ring the intercom for assistance and then proceed straight to the top of driveway. The dogs are friendly and no need to be afraid.

Take the N3 South in the direction of Heidelberg.Approximately 40 kms before Warden turn off the highway onto the R34 to Vrede, Memel, Newcastle, Vryheid, Melmoth and onto the R66 towards Eshowe. Turn Right at the second turning to Eshowe, at traffic lights with the Siza (Total) service station on your left. Continue through the next set of traffic lights, and continue straight till you reach the Hospital on your left. At these traffic lights you will turn right and you will see my board to the right of the lights - Bids of Paradise B&B. Follow 4 of these boards to my home. No 49 Ulundi Street, third on the left. Big wooden electric gates with a white board, ring the intercom and then proceed to the top of the driveway. You will be met at the gate by dogs they are friendly so don’t be afraid.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (2 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (2 km)
  • Business Services (2 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (2 km)
  • Grocery Store (2 km)
  • Internet Café (2 km)
  • Laundromat (2 km)
  • Shopping Mall (2 km)
  • Post Office (4 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (4 km)


  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Cultural experiences
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Quad biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)

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