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Cafe in Tzaneen

Market Cafe

The new ‘lifestyle’ centre may be lacking in atmosphere (yes, you overlook a car park), but the Market Cafe – a small operation that’s part of a larger food market here – delivers quality breakfasts, light lunches (…
Gardens in Tzaneen

Kings Walden

If steamy Tzaneen is making you droop, climb to this spectacular 300-sq-metre English garden at 1050m in the African bush. The views of the Drakensberg Mountains from the sweeping lawn are interrupted only by a ligh…
Museum in Tzaneen

Tzaneen Museum

The town museum has an impressive collection of artefacts, ranging from a ‘house guard’ totem used by the Rain Queens to some pretty spine-chilling Congolese masks. It’s particularly interesting if you’re visiting M…
International in Tzaneen

Highgrove Restaurant

Based at Highgrove Lodge, this is one of Tzaneen’s most reliable restaurants. Dishes include steaks, pasta, burgers, pizzas from the wood-fired oven and hearty breakfasts. With a pretty poolside setting, it’s a love…