In the 'hood, Kempton Park as a destination

Kempton Park is a large town situated on the East Rand in Gauteng, South Africa. Kempton Park was established in 1903 when Karl Wolff sub-divided a portion of his Zuurfontein farm into residential stands and named the new village Kempten after the Bavarian town of his birth. Soon after, the name was anglicized into Kempton Park. In 1952 the Jan Smuts Airport was built on the land next to the ... cont.

29 Driedoring Avenue, Glen Marais X1, Kempton Park, 1620, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Directions to Woodpecker's Inn

From OR Tambo International Airport
1. Departing from OR Tambo International Airport, drive north on the R21 towards Pretoria. Take the Freight / Voortrekker Road (Kempton Park) turn-off.
2. Follow Voortrekker Road all the way till Monument Road. (KFC on your left; MICA Hardware on your right).
3. At the intersection with Monument Road turn right. (Police Station to your left and McDonalds to your right).
4. Travel down Monument Road for about 4.5km.
5. You will enter the suburb named Aston Manor.
6. Pass over the traffic circle with a Total garage on your left.
7. Travel over the 1st set of traffic lights.
8. At the 2nd set of traffic lights, turn left into Dann Road.
9. First street right, Geelhaak Road.
10. First street left, Appelblaar Avenue.
11. First street right, Frangipani Avenue.
12. Turn right into Driedoring Avenue, continue down to Nr. 29 on the corner.

Directions from Pretoria
1. Travel on the R21 towards OR Thambo International Airport.
2. Take the Pomona turn-off.
3. At the traffic lights turn right into Pomona Road.
4. Continue down Pomona Road for about 2km (Noark Timber to your left and Engen Garage to your right).
5. Pass the Engen Garage and at the next set of traffic lights (before the bridge), turn right.
6. Turn right at the T-junction into Dann Road.
7. Travel down Dann Road until the intersection with Monument Road.
(Woodbridge Shopping Centre now on your left and Home 2 Home Estate Agency on your right)
8. Continue down Dann Road, turn left into Geelhaak Road.
9. First street left, Appelblaar Avenue.
10. First street right, Frangipani Avenue.
11. Turn right into Driedoring Avenue, continue down to Nr. 29 on the corner.

Welcome to Woodpecker's Inn! You may phone 011 391 3981 or 082 355 3327 if you get lost by any chance.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (1 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (1 km)
  • Grocery Store (1 km)
  • Laundromat (1 km)
  • Post Office (1 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (1 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (2.5 km)
  • Business Services (4 km)
  • Shopping Mall (5 km)
  • Airport (7.8 km)
  • Bus Line (7.8 km)
  • Car Hire (7.8 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (7.8 km)
  • Train Station (40 km)


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