In the 'hood, Rhodes as a destination

The term ‘frozen in time’ takes on new meaning when applied to the little village of Rhodes, perched in the Eastern Cape Highlands virtually on the border with Lesotho at the foot of the highest mountain pass in South Africa. Firmly stamped with quaint and charming examples of Victorian architecture - this part of the world was frequented only by migratory San, before white farmers ventured ... cont.

Rhodes, Northern Ukhahlamba, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Directions to Kinmel Guest Farm

From Bloemfontein take the N6 to Aliwal North. In Aliwal turn left onto the R58 travelling via Lady Grey to Barkley East.In Barkly take the R396, a gravel road, to Rhodes. Drive straight through Rhodes onto the Naude’s Newk /Maclear road. You will pass the Tiffendel turn-off to your left approx 1 km out of town. Carry on straight for another 500 metres and tun right where the Kinmel Guest Farm sign board indicates.

Amenities in the area

  • Bars and/or Nightlife (1.5 km)
  • Grocery Store (1.5 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (1.5 km)
  • Post Office (60 km)


  • 4x4 trails
  • Abseiling
  • Bird watching
  • Children's entertainment
  • Climbing (mountain / rock)
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Farm activities
  • Fishing
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Health spa / massage
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Quad biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)

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