From: Johannesburg and Pretoria
Take the N4 to Emalahleni (formally Witbank) – please note this is the toll road to Nelspruit. Emalahleni is approximately 137km from Johannesburg and 117km from Pretoria. Continue on the N4 past Emalahleni towards Belfast. Approximately 66 km from Emalahleni, turn right off the N4 onto the R33 / Carolina turn-off. Travel 39km to Carolina. At the first and only traffic light in Carolina, turn left onto the R36 towards Machadodorp. After approximately 22km, turn right at the sign posted Doornkop turn-off. Follow this gravel road for 9km passing through the Doornkop entrance gate and then on to the Doornkop Reception clearly demarcated on your left.

Via Machadodorp
Take the N4 to Emalahleni (formally Witbank) – please note this is the toll road to Nelspruit. Emalahleni is approximately 137km from Johannesburg and 117km from Pretoria. Continue on the N4 past Emalahleni towards Nelspruit. Approximately 110 km from Emalahleni, turn right off the N4 onto the R36 /eNtokozweni (formally Machadodorp) turn-off. Turn immediately right at the first stop intersection (3-way stop) Travel approximately 25km on the R36 towards Carolina.Turn left at the sign posted Doornkop turn-off. Follow this gravel road for 9km passing through the Doornkop entrance gate and then on to the Doornkop Reception clearly demarcated on your left.

In inclement weather, we suggest the use of this alternative route:
At the first and only traffic light in Carolina turn left onto the R36 towards Machadodorp. After 5km, turn right onto the Kalkkloof gravel road turn-off. Follow this road for approximately 14km until you reach the Doornkop turn-off on the left, clearly sign posted. Turn left and travel an additional 3km, arriving at the Doornkop entrance gate. The Doornkop Reception is situated approximately 3km from the entrance gate, on your right hand side and is clearly demarcated.

Please note: both gravel access roads cross over low water bridges and in the rain season these low water bridges maybe flooded and access thus either difficult or impassable. It is advisable to contact the resort should you any queries or concerns. The Doornkop website will provide updated information in the event of road closures or difficult access.

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