In the 'hood, Heidelberg as a destination

The town of Heidelberg, of the same name as the town in Germany, lies just off the N3 highway roughly 50 kilometres outside of Johannesburg at the foot of the Suikerbosrand. What began as a trading store built on a farm out here called Langlaagte, is today a rather big town probably best known for its association with the popular Woodstock Music Festival. Another reason Jo'burgers head out ... cont.

23 Pretorius Street, Heidelberg, 1441, Southern Gauteng, Gauteng, South Africa

Directions to Van Dykshuis Guest Lodge

From Johannesburg on N3 towards Durban:
Take the Nigel off-ramp and turn right into Jacobs Street. At 4-way stop turn right in Louw Street. Turn left into Pretorius Street (second road on your left). Situated on your right after the stop street (23 Pretorius Street).

From Durban on N3 towards Johannesburg:
ake the Nigel off-ramp and turn left into Jacobs Street. Follow directions above.

From Vereeniging:
Turn left into Van der Westhuizen Street from H.F. Verwoerd Street. Turn right into Pretorius Street (second road on your right). Van Dykshuis Guest Lodge (23 Pretorius Street) is the second house on your left.

Amenities in the area

  • Bars and/or Nightlife (1 km)
  • Bus Line (1 km)
  • Business Services (1 km)
  • Grocery Store (1 km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (2 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (2 km)
  • Shopping Mall (2 km)
  • Post Office (3 km)
  • Airport (45 km)


  • Galleries / museums
  • Game viewing
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Hiking trails

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