Situated alongside Bell River is a small hamlet-village known as Rhodes. This quaint village is also located near the Drakensberg Mountain, north of the Eastern Cape Province as well as the highest mountain in the Cape, Ben Macdhui.
The town is also surrounded by small towns such as Barkly East, Elliot and Mclear. A small town as it is, Rhodes is one the most tranquil villages in the Eastern Cape that is ideal for a break from the madness of the city. Rhodes offers excellent opportunities to discover the true beauty of nature and here is where you will experience a true sense of where the world began. Surrounded by the majestic Drakensberg, Rhodes is also a great destination for thrill seekers for there is an abundance of adrenaline activities. From hiking and swimming in one of the plunges to skiing at the ski resort just outside the town, Rhodes is one destination never to miss.
Accommodation in Rhodes is widely available and it is sure to provide you with the comforts of your home away from home. Rhodes accommodation varies from comfortable self-catering cottages and beautiful guest houses to exquisite guest lodges and budget guest farms all waiting for you to check in.