Hotels, bed and breakfasts, self-catering units, and camping - visitors will be spoilt for choice.The accommodation directory provides a comprehensive list of advertisers.Potchefstroom was then Transvaal’s oldest Voortrekker town and later became the capital of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek.The Potchefstroom Campus of the North West University is a popular choice of tertiary education for students.Tourists can stay the night in one of many bed and breakfasts, self-catering units, guest houses, lodges, hotels and camping sites.Please go to our accommodation directory for a complete list of places to stay in the area.History enthusiasts will be interested to learn that George is the sixth oldest town in South Africa and has many historical landmarks to be visited: The Slave Tree, an ancient English Oak planted by Landdrost van Kervel, King Edward VII Library building and the oldest Roman Catholic Church in the country.The Outeniqua Transport Museum houses replicas of old stations, displays of locomotives and coaches – well worth a visit!
Tourists are encouraged to visit the Boskop Dam Nature Reserve.
The city lies on the B2 road and the Trans-Namib Railway from Windhoek to Walvis Bay.
It is also home to Swakopmund Airport and Swakopmund Skydiving Club.
This town is known for its industrial, service and agricultural growth and includes industries such as steel, food and chemical processing.
There are various types of visitor accommodation available in the Potchefstroom area.