The quintessential African city, Pretoria is a wonderful place to visit if you’re looking for the African experience with a touch of westernization. This city is an educational hub, playing host to a number of world-class universities. And, since it’s the country’s administrative capital, it’s also home to numerous government buildings.
A stroll through the town will reveal to you Pretoria’s deep history, one that is tainted by the infamous apartheid. If you’re keen on learning the area’s history, visit Freedom Park and get a feel of the various conflicts that ravaged South Africa’s past. Those interested in nature can visit the Pretoria National Botanical Garden or Rietvei Nature Reserve. These and more will keep you spellbound and so you need a good place to stay. Pretoria Central is an apt base, so scroll down to learn about the Airbnb vacation rentals in this area.
If you’re planning to visit Pretoria, book yourself this two-bedroom apartment with the capacity to host four guests. This rental is centrally located, very close to various shops, restaurants, and a McDonald’s restaurant, all within a short walk. With the city center also just a five-minute car ride away, you’ll have easy access to all the area’s top amenities.
This apartment is ideal for a small family or even a group of friends. The interior is quite chic, with elegant furniture adorning the living space and plush beds in the spacious bedrooms. The highlight here is the massive windows, which constantly flood the interior with light. Entertainment is available in the form of a television with satellite channels, and Wi-Fi is also at your disposal.
Entire Apartment Union BuildingsPretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviewsthe high speed wifi is a welcomed bonuswith one message the problem was resolved and the wifi worked great the whole stayit's clean and neat wifi works without any interruption and is fastthe apartment was neat and clean and the wifi was greatthe apartment was clean and simplethe place is big clean and neatthe flat is in a very quiet building and cleanlebo's apartment is amazing is clean as seen on the webvery clean and beautiful apartment in a super convenient area everything is just nearby
Host:special thanks lebogang for being a good hosthost was easily accessible and very responsivemy interactions with the host’s sisters were pleasant as wellgreat stay they even arranged my next accommodation for me :) helpful hostlebogang was extremely friendly and welcoming from the very first moment my mom arrived at her flatRead more reviewsgreat place in a central locationa good place right in the city centernice and private place in a secure location in townthe place is comfortable and conveniently locatedgreat place and lebo is accommodating
Stay in a leafy suburb in Pretoria, an area that’s very serene. This neighborhood is only a short stroll to the city center, with the train station also close by. Therefore, if you choose to stay here, you’ll have easy access to the wider Pretoria and beyond. Still, your host is willing to transport you around the city, but for an extra fee, of course.
This bed and breakfast rental can host up to two guests, though solo travelers can also stay here. You get a cozy room with two single beds and access to a private bathroom. Other facilities available are a fully-equipped kitchen, a jacuzzi, and Wi-Fi connectivity.
Space in a quite location. FriendlyPretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviewsthe place was clean and peacefulthe house was tidy clean and privatereally clean great accomodation and quiet i do really recommend the placenomsa's place is a clean and cute place with your basic needsthe studio is great to live in comforable well-equipped clean i felt quite at home here
Host:the host is also such a nice persontruly was home away from home great hostthey are accommodating extremely helpful and lovingyou are the best super-super host ever—generous kind and always helpfulhosts were very accommodating and very helpful for someone who didn't know the areaRead more reviewsloved the place location and the set up of everything insidespacious comfortable close to the highway and main roads and with very accommodating hostsa splendid place to stay in central pretorianomsa's place is very good value for moneythe place in general is such a good value for money
Ideal for three guests, this vacation rental is ideal for a small group on vacation. Boasting two bedrooms, there is enough space for each guest to get a comfortable night’s rest. This is a lovely home away from home, offering modern amenities, like a fully-equipped kitchen, a cozy living area, and a well-stocked bathroom.
Also, there’s a sauna and hot tub, so you’ll be able to aptly wind down the day. This location is quite central, only walking distance from a variety of restaurants, which you can explore when you don’t feel like eating in.
Garden Apartment with Jacuzzi, Sauna, WIFI,NetflixPretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviewsvery nice setting clean spacious and friendly vibewe stayed one night and left early the next morning place is clean and nice
Host:arno is lovely hostRead more reviewsvery spacious in superb location for exploring the citygreat place in a very peacefull neighbourhoodquiet lush area yet close to city and attractions
Muckleneuk Manor is an opulent home, exuding a chic appeal with a stunning look. It’s a guest house in which you can book a room when you’re in Pretoria. This particular listing is of a room that can host up to two guests. The manor sits on an expansive plot of land, surrounded by lush vegetation. You can stroll in the garden, soaking in the serenity of this area.
Guests staying here get to enjoy their en-suite room, as well as the manor’s kitchen. There’s also an outdoor kitchen, which you’re free to use. Other amenities available include access to the stunning living area and free Wi-Fi connectivity.
Muckleneuk Manor Room 1Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviewsenjoyed having a braai with a braai pack available in the houses’ outdoor kitchenRead more reviews
Host:great venue & helpful hostviviane and her staff showed true south african hospitality beautiful place
This listing is for two studio suites available for rent. In total, four guests can stay here, if you choose to rent both suites. Found close to a university, hospital and a shopping mall, this rental places its guests at a very convenient location. The studios bear a rustic look with a chic appeal. Inside, modern furniture adorns the space, offering a homely aesthetic. You get to enjoy facilities like a double bed, a well-equipped kitchenette, and a shower in the bathroom. You could also opt to relax in the garden, a perfect place to wind down at the end of the day.
24/7 on Celliers - Studio SuitePretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviewsnice and clean placespotless and very well furnishedclean fashion and quiet placenice private space clean and peacefulthe place is safe and amazingly clean
Host:great value for money friendly hospitalityjohann was super friendly & welcomingjohann is so attentive and helpfulfriendly and easy to navigatejohann is a such a warm and happy hostRead more reviewsgreat central location near pta city centergood value for money within walking distance of hospital bus route etcconvenient location so very easy access to popular places in pretoria area5 minutes from brooklyn mall so all in all very well located and convenienthost was friendly on arrival he explained what shopping malls and eating outlets where in close proximity
This listing is for another room in the stunning Muckleneuk Manor, same as number five above. And, just like the previous one, this one is also meant for a total of two guests. The elegant manor is packed with facilities that not only bear a homely feel but also exude a luxurious appeal. Other than the room, you’re also allowed to spend time in the lovely living area or prepare meals in the fully-equipped kitchen.
Outside, there’s a dining area in the courtyard, a perfect place to enjoy breakfast or simply relax and stare at the beautiful landscape. When you’re bored, stroll in the garden or take a dip in the swimming pool on the property.
Muckleneuk Manor Room 4Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviews
Host:awesome hospitality and super friendly staffvivienne was an awesome host and we had lovely conversations about everythinggreat place to stay with a amazing host and increibly good value for moneyRead more reviewsthe guest house was easy to find and close to unisaanother wonderful stay at vivienne's placea great place to stay
If you’re traveling alone, consider this rental, a private room in a delightful house. Found in the neighborhood of Muckleneuk, this rental places guests within a short distance of Pretoria University, as well as the train station. You get a single bed in a cozy bedroom and a shared bathroom. Guests are also allowed to spend time in the living area, where there’s a television available. This modest accommodation is ideal for short stays, though those intending to stay longer can still do so.
La Peregrina Cozy Single RoomPretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviewsit has lovely rooms and a beautiful garden where you can relax and have a coffeehe felt welcome and secure in her comfortable home close to embassies shops gautrain etcit is a cosy house clean and with all you need
Host:thanks for your quick response ansie and being a great hostansie is a great host and i had a great time at her houseansie is a wonderful host – very thoughtful warm and offered helpful informationthis was helpful to me because i didn't know much of the city or countrywas a great place and she is a friendly personRead more reviewslocation is very good toogreat location and value for moneyit is a good and easy to find locationher home is very secure and located in a safe quiet neighborhood
Last on our list is this private room in an apartment that’s located just a few steps from the University of South Africa. The rental is also just a short stroll to Gautrain Station, allowing you to easily explore the wider Pretoria. Still, a shopping center is found 1.5 km (0.9 miles) away, with a number of stores, restaurants, and cafes found there.
This private room is set next to a garden with a lovely view, framed by the large windows. Inside, there’s a plush bed and a television, among others. The home also boasts a gym, which you’re free to use. You also get your own kitchenette in the room, fully equipped with all the necessary appliances, cutlery and crockery.
Chinese gardenPretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviewseverything is very clean
Host:great host who is always available to assistRead more reviewsperfect spot to get to unisa just a walking distance
Enjoy stunning sunset views via the massive windows of this top-floor apartment. It sits stark in the middle of the city, a short distance to the train station. Three guests can stay here, with one bedroom able to host two guests and a single bed set in the sunroom. This homely accommodation is quite elegant inside, boasting quaint furniture in the living room and modern amenities in the kitchen.
Those interested in preparing their own meals can do so here, as all the necessary equipment is available. The highlight of this apartment is the stunning view of the city, best enjoyed from the sunroom, which boasts a glazed wall.
Amazing view from innercity gem.Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Top guest reviewsamazing views and extremely comfortablecharismatic apartment with great viewsthe view from this apartment is amazinggracious hosts fab views and all amenities in place in a spacious apartmentthe apartment is beautifully furnished and has a great view over the citythe flat was clean and well provisionedif you are looking for a safe clean and friendly urban pretoria experience this is the one
Host:host (alex) very helpful and showed great hospitalityalexander is a great hostalexander was a great hostalex & misha are awesome hosts and also incredibly genuine peoplealexander was a perfect host doing everything to make me feel welcome and comfortable (eRead more reviewsfantastic location in the heart of pretoriathe location is ideal for exploring pretoria within walking distance to a lot of attractionsthe neighborhood is perfectly central (close to gautrain minibusesthe location was great as my wife could take the gautrain nearby to work every dayon the way you will pass a popular park and taxi rink
The Maxim Hotel is nestled in Pretoria and has 50 rooms for rent. If you’re looking for a no-frills accommodation, this is a good choice. Maxim Hotel’s rooms are simple, with only a bed and dressing table inside. The rooms boast an en-suite bathroom, offering the utmost privacy to those staying here. Enjoy breakfast each morning at no extra charge and free parking is also available for those driving. A television is also available for entertainment.
MAXIM HOTELPretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
The African experience in Pretoria
Get the African experience in Pretoria by spending time exploring the city. To do this, find an ideal home away from home and enjoy a wonderful accommodation in this delightful city. Book a place from our list above and start planning your trip.
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