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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.

Groundcover Leather Company

Groundcover Leather, Currys Post Rd, Howick
Groundcover is a small leather factory making quality footwear, bags and accessories. The shop is housed  in a restored 1820 settler’s cottage. Groundcover is situated in Curry’s Post, a wonderful part of the Midlands. One can wander around our beautifully restored 1820 settler’s cottage, viewing...

Ely’s B&B

10 Boekenhout Street, Navors, Pretoria,Gauteng
Ely’s Bed and Breakfast is a comfortable, homely haven for a pleasant stay. We offer en-suite bedrooms leading off a tranquil garden with a country atmosphere, complete with bar fridge, kettle, microwave, heating/fans, TV with M-Net. We have private entrance and secure parking and are...

Loxley House (Weddings & Conferences)

Clifton School Road, Nottingham Road
Loxley House is the leading Luxury Guest House and Conference Venue in Nottingham Road, Midlands, KwaZulu-Natal. Set in manicured gardens, with exclusive pool area, Loxley House presents the travel weary with a haven in which to simply relax and indulge in the splendour of the...

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Why N3 Gateway

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

Sani Pass and Southern Drakensberg Experience

Bergview Log Cabin, Underberg, South Africa
Full-day Sani Pass Tour, which includes a tour of a living Basotho village in Lesotho. Lunch at the highest pub in Africa. Accommodation provided at Bergview Log Cabin, Underberg. Day 1 Friday: Drive from Johannesburg or Durban to Southern Drakensberg, Underberg. Bergview, situated on the...

Midmar Dam Experience

Midmar Dam, Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Weekend visit at Midmar Dam near Howick includes; camping, fishing, game driving, swimming, boating and mountain biking. Day 1 – (Friday): Check-in at Midmar Dam Resort and enjoy your lunch at one of Midmar’s picnic spots, whilst taking pleasure in the incredible views that the Dam...

Top Things To Do in the Northern Drakensberg

Northern Drakensberg
A collection of must-do; activities recommended by  long-time local residents  eager for you to get the most out of your Northern Berg holiday. 1.Chris’s Favourite Package at All Out Adventures: All Out Adventures is centrally located to all the accommodation venues. The Chris’s Favourite Package...

The Lilac Crane – Gift shops

The Lilac Crane is a proudly local retail space situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Nottingham Road in the KZN Midlands. Our aim is to gather some of the finest products made by local artists, crafters, small artisanal businesses and community projects...

One-Day Battlefields Tour Blood River, Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift

Talana Museum, R33, Dundee, South Africa
This facilitated tour with Battlefields guide Anthony Coleman incorporates the three most iconic battlefields in South African history. The duration is from 08h30 to 17h00 (starting from Dundee) and 08h00 to 18h00 (starting from Newcastle). While it involves a fair amount of driving, all the...

Highover Nature Reserve – Hiking & walking

Numerous trails, paths and tracks traverse Highover offering the visitor the opportunity to appreciate the diversity of habitat, the scenically spectacular landscape and the rare animal and plant life. Highover is proud to be joint winner of National Sappi Tree-Trail 2002 competition. Please enquire at Reception...
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