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Bloemfontein Free State Province South Africa

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Member since: 13 July 2017

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TV
Kitchenette
Selected DSTV Channels
Electric Blankets
Fridge
Covid-19 H&S Certified
Swimming Pool
Parking on Premises
Wheelchair Friendly
WiFi
Conference Facility
Safety Deposit Box
Aircon
Hairdryer
Laundry facilities
No smoking
Room service
Serviced Daily
Tea and coffee facilities

ADEO is properly secured. Parking is provided within the property behind an electric security gate. A swimming pool is available and forms part of our extremely spacious stoep, onto which most rooms open for private entrance.

ADEO breathes old-world charm, richly furnished to executive taste. It is well situated in the middle of this exclusive up-market avenue with many stylish homes. Our most common wake-up call comes from the birds in this well-wooded street. We offer stylish quality to the taste of anyone, from the most punctilious senior counsel to business executive, tourist or casual visitor. We aim to bring our visitors back again and again as we offer you a home to come to.

In Room Facilities:

All main rooms have separate, private entrances.
Our rooms are spacious with on-suite bath facilities
Queen-sized beds, fitted with luxurious Percale linen
DSTV with selected channels;
Tea- and coffee-making facilities;
A work station.
The main room is extremely spacious, richly fitted and well suited for a long, luxurious stay.

Area Information:

With the formation of the Union of South Africa in 1910, the four colonies vied for their respective capitals to be the capital of the country. The problem was resolved by designating Cape Town the legislative, Pretoria the administrative, and Bloemfontein the judicial capital. Bloemfontein is the capital of the Free State and is about 400km south-west from Johannesburg. The seat of the Court did not find favour with the first judges, especially, the first Chief Justice. Having opened the court formally in Bloemfontein on 4 June 1910, he contrived to hear appeals in Cape Town. This disregard of the constitution gave rise to dissatisfaction and an amendment which nearly led to De Villiers's resignation. In 1933 the editor of a local newspaper was found guilty of contempt of court, having published a letter which was highly critical of the Court using a venue other than Bloemfontein. The anonymous letter had in fact been written by the local judge president. Since then, the Court has hardly, if ever, sat elsewhere than in Bloemfontein.

Property Facilities:

We serve wholesome breakfasts.Free Wifi and a conference room can be booked for 10-16 people.

Attractions:

The Court building
The Court initially used accommodation in the Raadsaal, a building across the road from the east of the current court building. The Raadsaal is now the seat of the provincial legislature of the Free State. The first and only court building was opened on 1 October 1929 and was extended during 1967. The building is said to have been built in a free Renaissance style. The old part was built with sandstone from Ladybrand and the newer eastern wing with sandstone from Ficksburg, next to the Lesotho Border in the Eastern Free State.
The Library

The elegant library, housed on the upper floor of the building, itself occupies two stories. It consists of a single chamber with alcoves on either side and a gallery reached by two narrow winding staircases which extends around all four of its sides. The coats of arms in the centre of the gallery are those of the four erstwhile provinces of South Africa and are modelled in plaster and finished in colour. The shelves are of Burmese teak and form a series of bays furnished with stinkwood tables and chairs and armchairs upholstered in brown Morocco hide. The gallery rests on 12 pillars. The library was also extended as part of building renovation. The library houses approximately 43 000 volumes, of which about 4000 titles are �?�¢??old authorities�?�¢?? which consist, for the most part, of the writings of the Dutch and Continental jurists of the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. The two oldest works in the library are both dated 1544. These are the complete works of Bartolus (1313-1357) in 10 volumes and those of his pupil, Baldus. Written in Latin, they provide a commentary on the Corpus Juris Civilis of the Emperor Justinian.

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Property Type Bed and Breakfast, Guest Lodge
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Cancellation Policy Strict
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Bloemfontein Reviews

Angelique Burt
04 June 2020

I would like to thank Julias for the great service he rendered. My client was very satisfied with the B&B and the service. Julias went out of his way for me. Thanks buddy will be staying at Villa Rosa anytime.

Superb. 5 out of 5
mignon de hill
08 January 2020

The accommodation at Kestell Stables, old buildings in town, museums, monuments and historical sites, Navel Hill - great Italian food.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Anonymous
06 January 2020

It is a nice town.

Okay. 3 out of 5
Sampie
05 January 2020

Halfway to Pretoria.

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Thobekile Mofokeng
02 December 2019

The peace.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Juarita Momberg
02 December 2019

Great shopping experience.

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Matshidiso Meruti
15 October 2019

The tourist attraction, friendly people and helpful at all times.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Kabelo Moganedi
13 August 2019

I go to Bloemfontein every year for end of macufe week. The stay at Wille Garden Flair is super. I want to book there every time I go for macufe. Their kindness......

Superb. 5 out of 5
Berenice Venter
02 January 2019

The malls in Bloemfontein.

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
indrajit guha
27 December 2018

Nature

Fabulous. 4 out of 5

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