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  • Premier Hotels & Resorts

    Premier Hotel Pretoria

    Located in the stylish suburb of Arcadia in Pretoria, the Premier Hotel Pretoria offers luxury and warm hospitality, combined with the convenience of having easy access to a host of foreign embassies, consulates and government departments, as well as the city's CBD. Pretoria is the administrative capital of South Africa, and the historic Union Building, incorporating the President’s official ...

  • Hotels

    Holiday Inn Hotels

    Holiday Inn Express Pretoria Sunnypark - Located on the corner of Mears and Trevenna Streets in Pretoria, the administrative capital city of South Africa, the Holiday Inn Express Pretoria Sunnypark has taken hospitality and convenience to a new level.

  • Holiday Inn Hotels

    Holiday Inn Express Pretoria

    Located on the corner of Mears and Trevenna Streets in Pretoria, the administrative capital city of South Africa, the Holiday Inn Express Pretoria Sunnypark has taken hospitality and convenience to a new level. With its ideal setting above the vibrant Sunnypark Shopping Center, and being in close proximity to foreign embassies, consulates and government departments, including the Union ...

  • Sheraton Hotels

    Sheraton Pretoria Hotel

    Fondly known as the "Jacaranda City", referring to the hundreds of Jacaranda trees lining its streets, the picturesque and historic city of Pretoria is the administrative capital of South Africa, as well as being home to more than a hundred foreign embassies. The Sheraton Pretoria Hotel is situated in close proximity to the Union Building, the official seat of the government, incorporating ...

  • Hotels

    Sheraton Hotels

    Sheraton Pretoria Hotel - The Sheraton Pretoria Hotel is situated in close proximity to the Union Building, the official seat of the government, incorporating the offices of the President of South Africa. Set in beautifully manicured gardens, this imposing structure has been declared a national monument. When stepping into the Sheraton Pretoria Hotel, guests will soon see that this ...

  • Gauteng

    Centurion

    Located at the intersection of two major highways, between Midrand and Pretoria, and with the lovely Hennops River flowing through it, Centurion forms part of the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality. This thriving residential and business center incorporates the Waterkloof Air Force Base and the Swartkop Air Force Base, as well as the SuperSport Park cricket grounds, home to the Titans ...

  • Culture

    Demographics

    A melting pot of culture and diversity, there are approximately forty-five million people living in South Africa at present. The majority of South Africans are of African descent, European descent, coloreds (a mixed race descending from European settlers, slaves and the local indigenous population), Asians, Chinese, Indian and Portuguese. The country has eleven official languages. In remote ...

  • Gauteng

    Climate

    The Gauteng climate is mostly consistent, with Pretoria typically two degrees warmer than Johannesburg. Gauteng does offer the perfect climate conditions with summer being warm and wind free, and winters although chilly and very cold at night, have clear skies during the day.

  • Day Trips

    Diamond Mine

    The tour of Premier Diamond Mine near Pretoria is a combination of the mine and that of Cullinan Village and the Tswaing Crater. This historical area can either be done as a day trip to each area or spread out over five days, with a local tour group. Or you can only visit the site that is most important to you.

  • Museums

    South African Air Force Museum

    The idea of a War Museum was only put forward in July 1941, during the Second World War, as the preservation of aircraft was not seen as necessary prior to the war. In 1942 the South African War Museum was established, but still no attempt to preserve aircraft was made, and most were disposed of after the war. By the South African Air Force’s 50th birthday in 1970, there was no evidence in ...