Discover picturesque Pretoria from Cityview Guesthouse
Pretoria is a city with a rich cultural history, showcasing some of the oldest and most beautiful buildings in the country. Pretoria is situated in the Northern part of South Africa, between what is known as the Highveld (highlands) and bushveld (dense thorn bush area), this part of the country offers warm sunny weather and summer rainfall. This is the administrative capital of South Africa and is home to hundreds of embassies, bringing thousands of visitors to this city every year. The Union buildings, one of the most popular tourist sites in Pretoria, form the official seat of the South African government and also house the offices of the President of South Africa.
The capital city was a host to FIFA World Cup games and a few teams, like Italy and the USA made this beautiful city its base during the month long tournament. The Loftus Versveld stadium, also used as a stadium for the FIFA World Cup, is one of the oldest stadiums in the country and has been used for many sports events and musical concerts.
Pretoria is the perfect base for tourist activity, with The Pilansberg National Park less than 2 hours drive away and the Kruger National Park less than 6 hours drive. Sun City is also a mere 2 hours drive from the capital city.
Pretoria is situated a mere 50km from the business hub of South Africa, Johannesburg, but offers more peace and less of the hustle and bustle of a big city. The newly opened Gautrain now connects the two cities and makes commuting between the two cities faster and more convenient than ever before. Whatever your reason for visiting this picturesque city, you will find yourself enjoying all the sights Pretoria has to offer.
If you are looking for accommodation, Pretoria has many options to choose from. But if you are looking for a guesthouse with excellent service, panoramic views and world class cuisine, then Cityview Guesthouse is just the accommodation that you are looking for when visiting Pretoria. Each of the 7 luxury rooms at Cityview Guesthouse are on-suite with their own balconies, from these balconies, you can take in the beautiful picturesque views of the city. All rooms have luxurious interiors, large comfortable beds and flat screen televisions for your convenience. The chef has 12 years experience and not only offers you the best of what local cuisine has to offer, but also and extensive knowledge of international food. The wooden deck offers the perfect place for you to enjoy sundowners and watch as the city slows down and creeps slowly to sleep.
Let Cityview guesthouse be your home away from home.