In the 'hood, Haenertsburg as a destination

Perched on the slopes of the Wolkberg and Drakensberg mountains, that together form what is known as the great escarpment in Limpopo, lies the dainty little village of Haenertsburg, on Route 71 between Polokwane and Tzaneen. Only around 350 families live in the picturesque little town that has but one main street, whilst a further group of about 2500 people live on ‘the mountain’ as this part ... cont.

Glendennis Farm, 10 Cheerio Road, Haenertsburg, Limpopo, South Africa

Directions to Zwakala River Retreat

Follow R71 towards Haenertsburg from Polokwane - pass Haenertsburg towards Magoebaskloof. Three km outside of Haenertsburg take Cheerio Road to your left. Go straight for about 2km till you see a fork in the road with a lot of signs including Zwakala River Retreat. Keep left and left again at the Cheerio Gardens sign. Carry on for another 3km till you see the Zwakala Camp site and Invader Craft sign ... ignore this and carry on till you see the second BIG sign saying 'Zwakala River Retreat. River cabins and camping'. This is the river road ... take a left and follow the signs until you get to your accommodation.


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