Walkerbouts Inn - Rhodes - Rhodes, Friendly N6

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Walkerbouts Inn - Rhodes

Rhodes, Friendly N6 - Accommodation

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Walkerbouts Inn - Rhodes is a spacious haven with comfortable accommodation, fine country cuisine and hospitality in the best traditions of the Platteland. The relaxed and hospitable atmosphere makes it a veritable home-from-home.

Walkerbouts is located in the historic village of Rhodes which is situated at the southernmost tip of the Drakensberg mountain range, 16km due south of the border with the mountain Kingdom of Lesotho. The village is more than 1800m above sea level, situated on the banks of the Bell River. Barkly East is 60km away on a narrow and winding gravel road that must be driven with care. Rhodes is a remote village almost frozen in time, a relic from the past. The unique nature of the architecture in the village finds its origins in the Victorian era and is a compromise between fashion, availability of materials and practicality. As of July 1997 the village was proclaimed a National Monument.

Attractions to the area include fly fishing for wild trout and smallmouth yellowfish, mountain-biking, birding, walks, rock art by prior arrangement, 4x4 trails, Alpine flowers in summer and chilling. To see for yourself, take the Virtual Tour at www.walkerbouts.co.za

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Facilities available at Walkerbouts Inn - Rhodes, Rhodes, Friendly N6

Establishment Facilities
  • Children Welcome
  • Conference Facilities
  • Gay Friendly
  • Laundry
  • Mastercard
  • Restaurant
  • Visa
  • Wedding Facilities
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Directions to Walkerbouts Inn - Rhodes

Map of Walkerbouts Inn - Rhodes in Rhodes, Friendly N6


Directions to Walkerbouts Inn - Rhodes

GPS Co-Ordinates: 27° 58' 0" E / 30° 48' 0" S

By Car / Driving

Driving to Walkerbouts Inn - Rhodes in Rhodes, Friendly N6

Departing: East London Airport
Address: Settlers Way, East London 5200, South Africa
Distance: 353 km / Duration: 5 hours 19 mins
1. Head east toward Settlers Wy/R72 0.3 km
2. Continue straight onto Settlers Wy/R72
Continue to follow R72
Go through 1 roundabout
9.1 km
3. Turn left onto Fitzpatrick Rd/R72
Continue to follow R72
6.3 km
4. Turn right to merge onto N2 toward Mthatha 87.7 km
5. Turn left toward R352
Go through 2 roundabouts
47.5 km
6. Continue straight onto R352 5.3 km
7. Turn right onto R61 44.8 km
8. Turn left onto Elliot Rd 40.7 km
9. Turn right onto R393 4.9 km
10. Turn right onto R56
Go through 1 roundabout
8.5 km
11. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Lloyd St/R58
Continue to follow R58
19.9 km
12. Turn right onto R393 50.9 km
13. Turn right onto R396 26.5 km
14. Turn right 0.3 km
15. Turn right 0.3 km

Nearest Airport

East London Airport - East London


East London Airport welcomes 346 000 people each year and is a busy yet small national airport that has around 25 flights a day. The creation of the airport was in 1927 with a municipal aerodrome at Woodbrook, it moved several times and in 1965 the airport was moved for the last time to its present location, only 10 kilometres from East London’s city centre.

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