In the 'hood, Modimolle as a destination

Madimolle lies north east of Bela-Bela, roughly two hours from Johannesburg in the midst of the Waterberg. Formerly known as Nylstroom the town's history is worth recounting as it makes a good fireside story. A particularly vehement group of Voortrekkers (emigrant pioneers, mainly Dutch, who left farms, primarily in the Eastern Cape, to seek greener pastures inland), known as the Jerusalem ... cont.

Loubad Road, Nylstroom / Modimolle, 0510, Limpopo, South Africa

Directions to Leeuwenhof Country Lodge & Garden Spa

From OR Tambo International Airport
From O.R. Tambo International Airport (JHB International) take the road to Pretoria. Turn onto the N1 to Polokwane (Pietersburg) just before reaching Pretoria. At the Kranskop tollgate keep to the left and turn to Modimolle (Nylstroom). Travel straight through Modimolle and continue on the R33 to Vaalwater & Lephalale. Approximately 23km after Modimolle turn left onto the Loubad road. The way to Leeuwenhof is clearly sign posted from here. The estate is situated 3.2km further on the right-hand side of the road.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (23 km)
  • Airport (150 km)


  • Bird watching
  • Climbing (mountain / rock)
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Fishing
  • Game viewing
  • Golf course(s)
  • Health spa / massage
  • Hiking trails
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)

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