Pretoria Backpackers and Travel Centre

425 Farenden Street, Pretoria, Gauteng, ., South Africa | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Pretoria

The first night

A travel blog entry by varlind

I met the other girls going to the project at a hostel in Pretoria. Slept there that night, before going on a bus to Johannesburg, then Kroonstad early next morning.

Sooooo...Getting Started..

A travel blog entry by chanellewilson


Arriving in Pretoria was a load off. I was so ready for food, sleep, and some relaxation before Orientation began the following day. I was really excited to see the rest of the ETA's who weren't on the flight. We had all met last year at our pre-departure Orientation in DC and had really hit it off. They really are a great bunch of people! After …

Pretoria to Dinokeng Game Reserve

A travel blog entry by patricia1957


... what to expect as far as conditions go, what we're expected to see. The support vehicle is a pretty big van which has plenty of room for all our luggage, a spare bike on the trailer in case of breakdowns with room to accommodate other bikes should they break down and the added bonus of icy cold bottled water available for our stops. We're only going to travel about 100 km today a nice short day ...

First week with Cora and Mieka

A travel blog entry by krista.and.erik


... paces! 'Get those legs up. Don’t be so slow.’ She could talk! She was on her motorized scooter!

After a shower, I became a human Barbie doll and Mieka, now almost 12 years old, did my hair and nails and we had lots of fun before heading to the shops and then enjoying some sandwiches in the garden. More relaxing was followed by a lovely roast chicken and salad in the garden in Cora’s open-air dining area. This is a place to ...

One More Night in Jo'Burg Before Back to Florida

A travel blog entry by sknodle


... me off at a place not far from her home. It's called Montecasino and is a hotel and casino and it has a huge bird aviary outside. I spend a couple hours taking bird photos and photos of the hot air balloon next to the aviary. I even go inside and try a little gambling, without much success.

Shelley picks me up and we go for lunch at a wonderful restaurant called Moyo. They
specialize in South African ...


This hotel, located on 425 Farenden Street, Pretoria, is near President Paul Kruger House, Church Square, Sammy Marks House, and Melrose House.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPretoria Backpackers and Travel Centre

Reviewed by chanellewilson


Reviewed Jan 24, 2011
by (3 reviews) Marlton , United States Flag of United States

This place was amazing for the price! A great deal that came with breakfast, en suite bathrooms, clean rooms, great customer service, and a nice looking facility, as well.

TRISH (the receptionist) IS THE BEST! :-D

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TripAdvisor Reviews Pretoria Backpackers and Travel Centre

3.00 of 5 stars Good

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