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Akasia, Lynnwood Ridge, Pretoria (Tshwane), Hatfield, Silver Lakes , Menlo Park, Kameeldrift, Waterkloof, Moreleta Park, Brooklyn Pretoria, Pretoria North, Garsfontein, Wapadrand, Erasmuskloof , Val de Grace, Rietondale, Muckleneuk, Colbyn , Equestria, Montana
Bensusan Photographic Museum, SAB World of Beer, Johannesburg Zoo, Satyagraha House, Hillbrow Tower, Enoch Sontonga Memorial Park, Moyo Restaurants, Newtown Cultural Precinct, Sandton City, Nelson Mandela Square, Johannesburg Art Gallery and Sculpture Park, Brenthurst Gardens, Nelson Mandela Bridge, Constitution Hill, Apartheid Museum, Rand Easter Show, Radium Beer Hall, Oriental Plaza, ABSA Art Gallery, The Bag Factory, Standard Bank Gallery, MuseuMAfricA
With a name like this, you would expect the Pretoria suburb of Faerie Glen to be a place of immense tranquillity and beauty; in truth, this description doesn’t do the enclave enough justice! While it isn’t in close proximity to the capital city’s CBD, it does remove visitors from the congestion and noise pollution of city life providing its guests with a home away from home ensconced in stunning natural beauty and an idyllic ambience. Faerie Glen is approximately 30km from the city centre of Pretoria, but it has easy access to many top rated attractions found in this part of the world. These include the Menlyn Shopping Complex, which is just 10km away. The Menlyn Mall is one of the city’s best and favourite shopping havens as it offers a plethora of shops and boutiques catering for every taste and preference. Furthermore, the Menlyn Mall has an impressive assortment of entertainment facilities designed to keep young and old busy and happy throughout their sojourn. Another top destination in close proximity to Faerie Glen is the stunning Silver Lakes Golf Course, which is a golfing paradise for all avid lovers of the world’s favourite game. For the nature lover in you, the Rietvlei Game and Nature Reserve is within reasonable distance and definitely worth a visit to witness the majesty of South Africa’s wildlife kingdom. As the Soccer World Cup looms large in the coming year, many soccer fans are looking for the perfect accommodation to suit their needs. For those that want to be close enough to all the tournament action, but also be able to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life, then Faerie Glen is the destination for you; one of the World Cup venues Loftus Versfeld is just 11km away.
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.