Directions to Heuwelsig Cottages from Cape Town Airport
From the airport, take the N2 South towards Somerset West. After about 2km, take the first exit: R300 to Bellville and Durbanville. The R300 will take you through to the N1 turn-off. Take the turn-off to the N1 going towards Paarl. Thereafter follow the directions below
Directions to Heuwelsig Cottages from Cape Town
From Cape Town, take the N1 highway towards Paarl.
Continue on the N1 until you reach the R44 Stellenbosch / (R101) Klapmuts / Wellington turn-off (Exit 47, about 19.5km after the R300 turn-off). Take this turn-off and turn right at the stop sign at the bottom of the turn-off.
Go under the bridge and cross over the traffic lights indicating (R101). Continue on this road for about 500 metres where you will see the (R45) turn-off to Franschhoek to your left. Take this road and travel for approximately 9km until you reach the T-junction (you will see Vrede en Lust on your right and cross over an old rail track right before you reach the T-junction). At the T-junction turn right towards Franschhoek R45. Continue on this road. You will pass Simondium Country Lodge on your left and the R310 to Stellenbosch, on your right. Cross the Dwars River bridge, pass the Groot Drakenstein Games Club on your left and L’Omarins on your right. Continue past Bridge House on your right and The Riverside on your left. You will then cross the Berg River bridge.
Approximately 1km further you will pass the R301 on your left and the Berg River Dam on your right. From here you continue and La Motte Estate will be on your left. Just past the Estate you will see a green road sign reading ‘La Motte Station Road” here you turn left onto the gravel road. Please note, there is no board, so please look out for Leopards Leap at the bottom of the road. Travel along this gravel road for approximately 800m, until you come to an iron gate. Heuwelsig Farm.
Please let me know your estimated time of arrival and phone me to open the gate on your arrival. Follow the signs to the cottages, by turning right immediately and then first left. Enjoy your trip and drive safely.