Banner

Van Reenens Pass - The Best Biltong Store

Sunday Times
Sunday Times

The Best Biltong in South Africa comes from a small roadside farm stall at the bottom of Van Reenen’s Pass. Everyone has their favourite biltong supplier and but this biltong supplier has the documents to prove that his is the best biltong!

Some years back the “Sunday Times”, South Africa's biggest selling newspaper rated them the Best Biltong makers of the year. Whether it was serious or not, nothing has changed.

The place is called Zandfontein Biltong Store and it is easy enough to find.

On the N3

From Johannesburg you pass through the village of Van Reenen just before you descend the Drakensberg to Kwa Zulu Natal. After you pass through Van Reenen and you reach the bottom of the pass you will see a wooden road side stall on your right. There is also a turn off onto a gravel road that crosses an old steel overhead bridge. Apart from great Biltong they also sell home made ginger beer and a range of other home made products.

From Durban

When you have passed through the Tugela Tollgate near Ladysmith the road returns to a single carriageway. About 4 or 5km from the Tollgate you will see the wooden roadside shop on your left.

They are not open that early so if you want the best biltong around plan your trip so that you get to van Reenen around 09:00

Other things to do in the area.

 See the smallest church (Llandaff Oratory) in the country at Van Reenen while you’re in the area.
Catch the spectacular view at windy corner.
Stop for a meal at Pringles outside Harrismith

Subscribe to our newsletter

Join our newsletter which contains information on accommodation specials, whats happening in South Africa and details on events around the country...

Our Social Media Network

Join our Facebook Fan PageFollow us on TwitterSubscribe to our News Feed

Latest News & Events

  • Guesthouse Accommodation in Aliwal North, Eastern Cape

    Added: Thursday, 23 April 2015
    Here are a few charming self-catering, bed & breakfast and guesthouse accommodation spots in Aliwal North in the Eastern Cape. This historical little town is home to two popular hot mineral springs, which have extremely high concentrates of minerals and gases believed to relieve ailments such as arthritis. The town…
    Read more...
  • Guesthouse Accommodation in Nelspruit / Mbombela, Capital of Mpumalanga

    Added: Monday, 20 April 2015
    Find guest house accommodation in Nelspruit / Mbombela, the capital city of Mpumalanga. The perfect holiday destination for wildlife enthusiasts and a great stop over for travellers on their way to Mozambique and Swaziland; the international airport makes getting in and out of Mbombela fast and convenient and there are plenty…
    Read more...
  • Guesthouse and Self Catering Accommodation in Jeffreys Bay, Eastern Cape

    Added: Monday, 13 April 2015
    Find guesthouse and self catering accommodation in South Africa’s number one surfing destination, Jeffreys Bay. This small town, situated in the Cacadu district of the Eastern Cape, is the perfect year round beach holiday destination that has something to offer the whole family. Visitors can look forward to day trips…
    Read more...
  • Accommodation in Stanford, Overberg on the Cape Whale Coast

    Added: Wednesday, 08 April 2015
    Find Self Catering and Guesthouse Accommodation in Stanford in the heart of the Overberg. Stanford is a historical village situated between the whale watching capital of South Africa, Hermanus and the world famous shark cage diving site of Gansbaai, while only two hour’s drive from the vibrant city of Cape…
    Read more...
  • Guest House Accommodation in Amanzimtoti on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast

    Added: Monday, 23 March 2015
    Find guesthouse accommodation in Amanzimtoti on Durban's KwaZulu-Natal South Coast. Situated about 27km south of Durban, Amanzimtoti offers visitors a variety of activities and attractions including some fabulous swimming beaches, Amanzimtoti Bird Sanctuary and Splash Water World. The King Shaka International Airport is only an hour’s drive away, making it…
    Read more...

Establishment Owner Login

Selling your establishment

Holiday Homes SA is ideally positioned to assist you with the marketing and sale of your accommodation establishment.

We tailor the package to suit your requirements. These packages can be from advertising only, to price counselling and negotiating the contract of sale, and after sale service.

For a free consultation please contact us.

Why join HHSA?

Holiday-Homes-SA.com is one of the fastest growing tourism websites in South Africa.

Most of our clients enjoy front page exposure with us on Google.

We only charge an annual subscription fee, which is one of the lowest in the industry and there are no other hidden charges...

You deal directly with your client.

For more good reasons to join, click here.

Cape Town Routes UnlimtedCape Town TourismHermanus Tourismsouthafrica.net

Holiday Homes South Africa © 2017 All rights reserved.
Site managed by raramuridesign