Please note that a bridge has collapsed on the B40 - (about 9kms from Motsekuoa off the A2) There is a temporary bridge that has been built. If the Temporary bridge is safe to cross then use the directions below. If not, then click here to download directions for the detour route - Lesotho Road Trip

Contact Details

SA Tel: +27 82 5524 215

Lesotho Tel: +266 5883 9646/+266 5323 0295


Directions to Malealea Lodge

Lesotho is a world without fences. Breathtaking scenery abounds and every season has unique attractions.

Malealea Lodge is situated in a remote part of Western Lesotho,

perfect for a 2 to 3 night stay en-route from Johannesburg to Cape Town or the Drakensberg to the Wild Coast or the Garden Route.

Johannesburg (500kms) 6 - 7 hours

Durban (700kms) 10 hours

Cape Town (1100kms) 15 hours

George (900kms) 10 hours

Bloemfontein (200kms) 3 hours

From all directions:

  • At Motsekuoa (A busy taxi corner)(26kms north of Mafeteng or 10 kms south of Morija), turn onto a tar road - B40.

  • You are now 33kms from Malealea (Follow signs to Matelile and Qaba).

  • Drive for 10kms, fork right, drive for 15kms, turn left, drive 1km, over the Gates of Paradise Pass and drive another 6kms to Malealea Lodge.

  • Drive through the entrance of the Trading Station & Horse Post (you wonder where you are!) and you will find the Lodge & gardens!

Our bookings are managed by Lesotho Road Trip.

You can also find links to do online bookings at other places to stay in Lesotho.