Overseas travellers to South Africa often do Internet searches to find luxury accommodation in Pretoria. A few tips on how to select accommodation in the city are provided below to help make the process a bit easier.
Purpose for Visiting
Although it may not seem all that important at first, the choice of luxury accommodation in Pretoria does depend on the reason for visiting the Jacaranda City of South Africa. If the traveller is in Pretoria on a political campaign, a venue near the Union Buildings will suffice 레플리카.
The city is known for its many embassies and consulates. Most of them are located in Brooklyn, which is closer to the city, Waterkloof and Muckleneuk. It will thus be best to look for guesthouses or lodges in the mentioned areas if the traveller wants to be near the main political meeting places.
If the visit is for leisure and sightseeing reasons, the East of Pretoria should be the choice region for luxury accommodation. Most of the lodges, hotels and guesthouses in the eastern suburbs cater to requirements of discerning travellers. Numerous restaurants, theatres and sport facilities in addition to shopping malls are located in the eastern suburbs.
Main Shopping Malls
Unlike many other cities in the world with shops accessible directly from the streets, most of the shops in Pretoria are located in malls for safety reasons. The main upmarket shopping malls are located in Brooklyn, Silver Lakes, Garsfontein, Lynnwood, Newlands-Menlyn, Faerie-Glen and Moreleta Park. Waterkloof and Groenkloof feature smaller and exclusive community shopping centres. Restaurants, pubs, and theatres are also located in the malls. The only large malls in the northern parts of the city are that of Kolonade and Zambezi, while visitors can also shop in Centurion closer to Johannesburg at the Centurion Mall.
Sport and Leisure Facilities
For the discerning traveller wanting luxury accommodation in Pretoria near leisure facilities, the eastern suburb lodges and hotels should be considered. Most of the golf courses are located in Centurion, Wingate Park, Silver Lakes, and Waterkloof. Horse riding facilities are available out on the Garsfontein and Lynnwood Roads in the eastern parts of the city region, while one can also find many horse riding facilities to the northern parts on-route to Cullinan. Mid-city horse riding areas include that of Groenkloof Nature Reserve and the Voortrekker Monument.
Pretoria doesn’t offer a lot when it comes to water sports. Luxury accommodation can be booked near or at Hartbeespoort Dam in the North where boat sports can be enjoyed. If a person wants to enjoy yachting, accommodation near the Rietvlei Dam should be considered. Roodeplaat Dam is to the North whilst Bronkhorstspruit Dam lies about 60 km east of Pretoria.