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More info about Akasia
Akasia is a series of suburbs in the north of Pretoria, South Africa. The area is a combination of light industry and residential with all required amenities. Akasia represents most sectors of the community, from blue collar to young entrepreneur and a large slice includes African migrants seeking their fortune in this colourful part of Pretoria.
Many of the residents work in the Rosslyn industrial area where large corporates such as Nissan and the BMW plant are based. Main highways leading in all directions split Akasia which is bordered by the De Onderstepoort Private Nature Reserve to the east. Akasia is a 10 minute drive to Pretoria city centre.
Akasia is named after the Acacia tree (Akasia in Afrikaans), the umbrella-shaped thorn tree so common in the area.
The climate in these parts is classified as subtropical dry forest biome and annual temperatures average 17° Celsius, perfect weather for a stayover and to explore South Africa’s... Show more
About Guest Houses
For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.