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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“A large art gallery, housing a size able collection of South African works and a number of Dutch masters.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Different Restaurants @ Lynnwood Bridge: Col'Cacchio VovoTelo 1855 Rhapsody's Tribeca Tiger's Milk Stephnie's Woolworths Food The Bridge: Can purchase Heat&Eat meals ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Visit parkview and visit the barnyard theatre for fantastic live performances.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Watch the Blue Crane, our National bird and other water birds while enjoying a meal or just coffee.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“For the birdwatcher a wonderful place to visit, with a variety of bird species, offering guided tours and an exhibition hall. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“5 minutes walk and you are in an established cycad, and aloe garden, with large Koi ponds. Very tranquil. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Probably the most popular place in Pretoria right now, always a buzz and they serve an array of amazing, mostly Mediterranean tapas. Their Gin menu has gins most people have never even heard of”
  • 7 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Music and theatre. Classical to light classical. Surrounded by many restaurants.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“From breakfasts to coffee shops, from t-shirt to curious, movies to pharmacy. All under one roof”
  • 7 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Are you an early riser? Pitch up at the Boeremark at 05:30 on a Saturday morning for great local food (Melkkos, Krokette, Pannekoek), delicious coffee and heaps of fresh produce, flowers, honey and baked goods. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Lovely old VIctorian house with historic significance; original furnishings, well worth a visit. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
University
“One of South Africa's leading universities in the heart of Pretoria, venue of many conferences and seminars”
  • 9 locals recommend
Night Club
“Great Concerts, shows and exhibitions . Also has a fabulous Casino for some play time. Close proximity for an entertainment weekend getaway. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great, busy eclectic gastro-pub with best veggie burgers in town only 10 minutes drive from house.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Roodeplaat dam is a recognized destination for bird watching, game viewing and a range of water sports including fresh water angling. Fish caught are Bass, Carp, Kurper and Barbel.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“This is the cinema we go to most of the time, It is big, it has self-service devices were you can choose your movie and your snacks, pay and go to the tellers only to collect! This cinema has all the new releases plus cinema NOUVEAU with lots of vintage/old school movies. A paradise for all movie lovers”
  • 5 locals recommend