In the 'hood, Howick as a destination

The South African experience is about its history, culture and natural beauty; and all of these can be enjoyed when you stay overnight in Howick. Known as the place of many waterfalls, owing to the many tributaries of the uMngeni River that tumble down gorges and over sharp inclines on their way to the Indian Ocean, Howick is possibly best known as the place where Nelson Mandela was arrested in ... cont.

BSW 12 Birnamwood, Merrivale, Howick, 3291, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

Directions to Cedarwood

From Johannesburg
From Johannesburg on the N3, pass the Midmar/Howick turn-off and take the next turn-off to Howick South / Underberg (Exit 99) and Southern Drakensberg. Turn right under the N3 onto the R617...*

From Pietermaritzburg
From Pietermaritzburg on the N3, pass Hilton and Cedara College off-ramps and take the next off-ramp to HOWICK SOUTH/UNDERBERG (Exit 99). Turn immediately Left away from N3...*

*...Approx. 100m up the road (with Eskom on your right) ake the first road left into Wilson Road (R103). Proceed to T-junction at the end of Wilson Road and turn right towards Birnamwood. Proceed up the slight rise and over two speed bumps, to the end of the tar and continue about 1km on gravel. When you see the sign BSW 12 CEDARWOOD, turn left and proceed straight along the strip road, which takes you directly to the farm.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (6 km)
  • Grocery Store (6 km)
  • Laundromat (6 km)
  • Post Office (6 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (10 km)
  • Car Hire (10 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (10 km)
  • Internet Café (10 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (10 km)
  • Shopping Mall (10 km)
  • Bus Line (24 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (24 km)
  • Train Station (24 km)
  • Airport (94 km)


  • Bird watching
  • Canopy tours
  • Clay pidgeon shooting
  • Cycling paths
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Game viewing
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Hang- / paragliding
  • Health spa / massage
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Microlight flights
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Township tours
  • Waterskiing
  • Wine tasting

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