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The N3 Gateway region stretches from Pretoria in the North to Valley of a Thousand Hills in the South, traversing four provinces, namely KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Mpumalanga and Gauteng. The region incorporates cross-border tourism with Lesotho through Phuthaditjhaba, Caledonspoort and Sani Pass and includes the Battlefields Route up to Newcastle.

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The N3 Gateway has something to offer everyone from secluded retreats; health spas, wedding and team building venues. We invite you to explore our website and discover what it means to have so many wonderful places to stay within easy access of a world-class highway such as the N3 Toll Route.

Vaalnest Boutique Hotel – Boutique hotel

Vaalnest Boutique Hotel stated trading March 2008 as a 4* Tourism Graded establishment and has maintained our 4* grading. our product is accommodation, conference & team building, events,restaurant & bar and spa. For the business market we offer the following: Conference & team building, events...

Willowbrooke Cottage

Cobham Road, Himeville, KwaZulu-Natal
Willowbrooke is a self-catering up market country cottage that sleeps up to seven guests and is six kilometers from Underberg. We offer guests a comfortable, unforgettable experience in a fully equipped and serviced self-catering cottage with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Willowbrooke is situated on...

WOWZULU Emazizini

Thuthuka Mazizi Bakery Co-Operative, Okhahlamba Municipality
WOWZULU is a responsible tourism offer that provides authentic community experiences in Emazizini in the northern Drakensberg. The experiences range from tractor-trailer rides up the mountain, to craft lessons with mastercraftswomen and guided village walks and immersions. Join us for a truly meaningful and alternative...

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From a one day adventure to a week-long getaway, the N3 Gateway can entertain your friends, family, in-laws, foodies and adrenaline enthusiasts no end! View our N3 Gateway highlights

Oaklands Polo Holiday and Corporate Team Building

Oaklands Country Manor, Schaapdrift Road, Van Reenen, 3372
Treat your colleagues or family to a polo holiday or polo team building getaway. Oakland’s polo packages include accommodation, meals, horse rental, polo tuition and team building activities. Oaklands is a privately-owned country district polo club with world class facilities, including a floodlit polo arena,...

Mountain Biking and Trail Running in the Central Drakensberg

Champagne Castle Adventure Centre, Dragon Peaks Mountain Resort, Cathkin Park, South Africa
Beautiful hand-cut single-tracks covering meandering grassland and steep terrain. Obtain your riding permit from the Adventure Office. Ridgeline MTB R75 full day/ R200 multi-day pass (max. six days – non-transferable). Since January 2012, the Adventure Team started constructing beautiful hand-cut, single-track Mountain Biking trails on...

Golfing in the Midlands Meander

Midlands Meander, KwaZulu-Natal
Golfing at Sakabula or Boshhoek in the Midlands Meander region. Both courses offer supreme 9-hole courses and are located just off the N3 Toll Route. Bosch Hoek Golf Club: Bosch Hoek is a hidden treasure, a picturesque course in park-like surroundings where nothing compares to the...

Wild Sky Paragliding

Wild Sky Lodge, Alexander road, Portion 6 of Sylvia farm no 4853, Bulwer, 3244
Half-day Tandem Instructional Paragliding flight excursion or two-day Paragliding introduction course. Half-day Tandem Instructional Flight Experience: The meeting point is at Wild Sky lodge in Bulwer, Southern Drakensberg. Camp or stay over in backpacker’s accommodation. This Tandem Instructional Paragliding requires no experience. It takes 30 minutes to drive...

Half-day Spion Kop Battlefield Tour

Spionkop Lodge, Bergville, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Four-hour Tour of the Battlefield. Relive the memories and walk in the footsteps of three great leaders, Winston Churchill, Mahatma Gandhi and Gen. Louis Botha. Discover a story in history on which the sun never sets. Meet at Spion Kop Lodge for the Spion Kop...
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