is like a city-on-a-hill for the surrounding towns, farming and mining
communities in South Africa's Central Region, and is the Judicial
Capital of South Africa holding the seat of the Supreme Court of South
Africa. Also known as Bloem, The City of Roses, or Mangaung, this city has a village -feel to it, and offers it's residents, visitors and tourists a variety of activities, services and accommodation. The area surrounding Bloemfontein is made up
of the Free State, Northern Cape, Lesotho, parts of the Eastern Cape
& North West. Select one of the many services above or below, or select a package if you need a flight, taxi and accommodation or similar.
We have over 400 accommodation establishments in Bloemfontein.
Whether you want to book a Hotel, Guest House, Bed & Breakfast / B&B, Safari Game Lodge, Guest Farm, Self Catering Accommodation, Backpackers Hostel or Camp Grounds, we have them all on our books. Over 100 of these accommodations are Star Graded to international accommodation standards.
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Bloemfontein is serviced by several airlines landing and taking off to and from all major cities in South Africa and most international destinations:
Local Flights include:
From Cape Town to Bloemfontein, From Bloemfontein to Cape Town, From Johannesburg to Bloemfontein, From Bloemfontein to Johannesburg, From Durban to Bloemfontein, From Bloemfontein to Durban
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TRAIN: Bloemfontein has several trains arriving & departing from many towns and cities in South Africa, including East London, Kimberley, Johannesburg and Cape Town regularly.
Seated, Sleeper, luxury and exclusive luxury tickets available. Tours, Luxury Tours and Charters also on offer.
BUS: Bloemfontein's Bus Station is serviced by many Buslines. Book your bus ticket to or from Bloemfontein to most towns and cities in Southern Africa.
East London, Kimberley, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Durban, Pretoria, Windhoek, Knysna and more. Tour Busses and Charters also available.
Because of Bloemfontein's central position in South Africa, many top schools and tertiary facilities were established here, contributing to top national businesses and representing South Africa in most sports. Some of these schools like Grey College Boys School,
Eunice Girls School, Oranje Girls School, Saint Andrews Boys School, Saint Michaels Girls School, and many others, offer some of the
best academic, sport and cultural education in the country. Education Directory (Under Construction)
properties for sale or rent in Bloemfontein suburbs like: Arboretum,
Bayswater, Bainsvlei, Dan Pienaar, East End, Fichardt Park, Fleurdal,
Groenvlei, Hamilton, Heuwelsig, Helicon Heights, Heidedal, Heatherdale,
Hilton, Kiepersol, Kwaggafontein, Langenhovenpark, Ooseinde, Pellisier,
Waverley and more.
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BUSINESSES: Bloemfontein has many local, national and international businesses, from agriculture, media, medical, educational, engineering, industrial, security to law and many others. Bloemfontein Business Directory (Under Construction)
HISTORY: Apparently the place Brits chose was originally a meeting place for hunters, and the Black people called it Mangaung (place of the cheetahs), but it became known as Bloemfontein in later years.
GALLERY: Under Construction: Photos of Bloemfontein and Surrounding Areas.
MORE INFO: Under Construction. Economics, Geography, Art, Culture. Bloemfontein is surrounded by dry grassland, patches of bushveld, grain, sheep, cattle, game and poultry farms.
Sep-May: Cool to very hot. (10C to 38C)
May-Sep: Cold to warm. (-5C to 25C)
Cloud: +/-335 days of sunshine p.a.
Rain: Normally Thundershowers
Wind: Breeze to strong gusts