In the 'hood, Vryheid as a destination

Fundamentally a coal mining and beef farming town, Vryheid - from the Afrikaans word for ‘freedom’ - lies roughly 70 kilometres north east of Dundee in Zululand. Vryheid also lies close to the site of one of the more infamous battles of the Battlefields Route, the battle of Blood River, fought on the river of the same name in 1838 when the Boers confronted the Zulus under Dingaan. The town of ... cont.

Farm Lekkerwater 9, off road D236, Vryheid, 3100, Battlefields, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

Directions to The Willow Tree

From Vryheid Town:
• Continue from Church Street to Dundee / Newcastle
• Turn Right towards Paulpietersburg into Emmet Street and carry on out of town
• After 6.9 km turn Left at the Stilwater turnoff
• After 750 m turn Right to D236 (second dirt road)
• After 1km the farm entrance is on your right. (Situated on Petra's Country Guesthouse)

From Dundee / Newcastle:
• Continue from the R33 / R34 intersection towards Vryheid. You will go over the Bloedrivier.
• After 20 km turn left at the Stilwater Hotel towards Paulpietersburg
• After 5.3 km turn left to D236 dirt road
• After 1km the farm entrance is on your right. (Situated on Petra's Country Guesthouse)

From Paulpietersburg:
• Continue on R33 towards Vryheid
• After 41.7 km turn Right at the Stilwater turnoff
• After 750 m turn Right to D236 (second dirt road)
• After 1km the farm entrance is on your right. (Situated on Petra's Country Guesthouse)

From Melmoth / Ulundi:
• Continue from the R34 / R66 Ulundi intersection towards Vryheid
• After 97 km turn left at R34 towards Dundee / Newcastle
• After 6 km go straight over the 4 way intersection on R33. Do not turn
• After 2.7 km at the T intersection turn left on the R33 towards Paulpietersburg
• After 3.6 km turn Left to D236 (second dirt road)
• After 1km the farm entrance is on your right. (Situated on Petra's Country Guesthouse)

From Hlobane / Lowsburg:
• Continue to Vryheid
• At the 1st Traffic Light turn Right into Stretch Crecent which goes into Church Street
• Continue from Church Street to Dundee / Newcastle
• Turn Right towards Paulpietersburg into Emmet Street and carry on out of town
• After 6.9 km turn Left at the Stilwater turnoff
• After 750 m turn Right to D236 (second dirt road)
• After 1km the farm entrance is on your right
• Turn Right into Emmet Street and carry on out of town
• After 6.9 km turn Left at the Stilwater turnoff
• After 750 m turn Right to D236 (second dirt road)
• After 1km the farm entrance is on your right. (Situated on Petra's Country Guesthouse)

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