In the 'hood, Springs as a destination

The city of Springs lies on the outskirts and to the east of Johannesburg, considered by many as a 'suburb' of the city of gold - 50 kilometres is nothing when driving across Jo'burg - where it lies nestled in amongst the compatriot areas of Benoni, Boksburg and Brakpan, known collectively as the East Rand. Much of Springs' allure lies in its history - steeped in gold - and the fact that a ... cont.

6 Lena Road, Springs, East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa

Directions to Emerald Guesthouse

You can approach Springs from the N12 high or the N17 highway
• Come in on the n12 highway
• Take the Springs / Modderbee turn off
• Pass Modderbee prison on your left
• Carry on for about 4km until you come to the Trade Centre on your left. Pass the Trade Centre (the road curves around to the left)
• Carry on past Cash Build until you come to a stop street
• Turn right up on to a bridge. Halfway up the bridge there is a road; turn left. As you come down get on to the right hand side you will see McDonalds
• Turn right into Nigel Road. Carry on down Nigel Road for about 4 km until you come to a lot of shops (Spar, Nedbank, two garages)
• At the garage turn left into Charterland Avenue. Right into Roan Road, right into Lena Road

• From the N17 highway pass through the toll at Carnival City
• The first turn off to Springs is Tonk Meter. Do NOT take this. The second turn off is Wit Road. Take this
• Come up off the slipway from the highway and at the stop street turn left. You will now be in Wit Road
• At the 3rd robot turn right into Charterland Avenue. Left into Roan Road. Right into Lena - no 6.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (1 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (1 km)
  • Business Services (1 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (1 km)
  • Grocery Store (1 km)
  • Internet Café (1 km)
  • Post Office (1 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (1 km)
  • Shopping Mall (1 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (3 km)
  • Laundromat (3 km)
  • Car Hire (4 km)
  • Train Station (5 km)
  • Airport (30 km)


  • Swimming

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