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Popular places to visit in Sunnyside

Voortrekker Monument
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Voortrekker Monument

4.5/5(7 reviews)

Pretoria was named after a Dutchman and this massive hilltop structure recounts the history behind the group of Dutch pioneers to which he belonged.

Union Buildings
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Union Buildings

5/5(6 reviews)

The office of South Africa’s president is inside this monumental neoclassical building, which features a beautiful garden that is open to the public.

National Zoological Gardens of South Africa
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National Zoological Gardens of South Africa

5/5(1 review)

Visit South Africa’s largest zoo by day to see lions, tigers and a huge aquarium. Arrive by night to find lively nocturnal animals or stay on the park’s campsite.

Montecasino
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Montecasino

4.5/5(16 reviews)

With shops, theaters and a bird park among the attractions, there’s fun for all the family during the day and night at this Tuscan-themed entertainment center. 

Gold Reef City
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Gold Reef City

4.5/5(10 reviews)

Thrilling roller coasters, a 19th-century gold mine, cultural shows and a petting zoo provide entertainment for all ages at this popular theme park.

Nelson Mandela Square
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Nelson Mandela Square

4.5/5(34 reviews)

Indulge in some retail therapy, dine in an open-air piazza and browse the stalls of an antique fair at this commercial and entertainment center.  

Top things to do in Sunnyside

Pretoria, Soweto & Apartheid Museum Day Tour
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Pretoria, Soweto & Apartheid Museum Day Tour

£110
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Pilanesberg Nature Reserve Safari from Johannesburg
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Pilanesberg Nature Reserve Safari from Johannesburg

£236
Per adult
80% of travellers recommend
Half-Day Guided Tour of Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre
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Half-Day Guided Tour of Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre

£115
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Full Day Pilanesberg National Park Safari
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Full Day Pilanesberg National Park Safari

£182
Per adult
Pilanesberg Safari and Suncity - Full Day Tour
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Pilanesberg Safari and Suncity - Full Day Tour

£215
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Cradle of Humankind full day tour from Pretoria and Johannesburg, every SUNDAY
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Cradle of Humankind full day tour from Pretoria and Johannesburg, every SUNDAY

£100
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend

Top hotels in Sunnyside

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
RH Hotel Pretoria
RH Hotel Pretoria
3 out of 5
Corner Steve Biko Road & Trevenna Street, Sunnyside, Pretoria, Gauteng
Free cancellation
The price is £32 per night from 9 Oct to 10 Oct

Located in Sunnyside, this hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Breytenbach Theatre and within 3 miles (5 km) of UNISA and University of Pretoria. Pretoria Art Museum ...

3.8/5Good! (85 reviews)
OK and Basic City Hotel

"If you want a basic city hotel with good service, this is the place for you. The rooms are just what you need - nothing more and the bathroom too. The staff was friendly and assisted with what we asked for. Note that Uber cars are scared to drop off and pick you up at the hotel due to meter taxis ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Nov 2019

RH Hotel Pretoria
Protea Hotel by Marriott Pretoria Loftus Park
Protea Hotel by Marriott Pretoria Loftus Park
3.5 out of 5
Corner of Kirkness Street and Park St, Pretoria, Gauteng
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £44 per night from 9 Oct to 10 Oct

Located in Sunnyside, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Loftus Versfeld Stadium and University of Pretoria. UNISA is 2.5 mi (4 km) away.

4.7/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)

"This was a great place to stay with shopping area around then hotel and fairly close to the Union Building. The staff was great, breakfast was So tasty and pool with a view was nice."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan 2020

Protea Hotel by Marriott Pretoria Loftus Park
Green On Minni Guest House
Green On Minni Guest House
3.5 out of 5
48 Minni St, Sunnyside, Pretoria, Pretoria, Gauteng
The price is £17 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep

Located in Sunnyside, this guesthouse is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Pretoria Art Museum and within 3 miles (5 km) of University of Pretoria and UNISA. Loftus Versfeld ...

3/5 (5 reviews)
Decent overall

"There was a little bit of confusion about if I had a place or not, eventually they found that I was starting there and had booked and paid. Room was clean, bathroom a bit cramped but not too bad, and decent WiFi."…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2019

Green On Minni Guest House
Pretoria Backpackers
Pretoria Backpackers
2 out of 5
433 Farenden Street, Clydesdale, Pretoria, Gauteng
The price is £28 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep

Located in Sunnyside, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Loftus Versfeld Stadium and University of Pretoria. UNISA is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.

3.7/5Good! (10 reviews)
Bad

"Not interesteing"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2019

Pretoria Backpackers
Maple Place Bed and Breakfast
Maple Place Bed and Breakfast
3.5 out of 5
39 Maple Street, Arcadia, Pretoria, Gauteng
The price is £22 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep

Located in Sunnyside, this bed & breakfast is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Pretoria Art Museum and within 3 miles (5 km) of University of Pretoria and UNISA. Loftus ...

Maple Place Bed and Breakfast
Valley Guest House
Valley Guest House
3 out of 5
107 Valley Road, Pretoria, Gauteng

Located in Sunnyside, this guesthouse is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Pretoria Art Museum and within 3 miles (5 km) of University of Pretoria and UNISA. Loftus Versfeld ...

2/5 (6 reviews)

"The website says continental breakfast at R75 a head, but its actually R120 per head, we asked for a bit of milk and they refused."…"

Reviewed on 18 Apr 2017

Valley Guest House

Other areas in Johannesburg

Muckleneuk, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Eva Johnson on trover

Muckleneuk

3/5(1 area review)

You'll appreciate the restaurants during your time in Muckleneuk and you might want to plan a stop by Loftus Versfeld Stadium and Union Buildings while you're in the area.

Muckleneuk
Pretoria Central Business District, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Pretoria Central Business District

Pretoria Central Business District is noteworthy for its bars, and you can make a stop at top attractions like Church Square and Palace of Justice.

Pretoria Central Business District
O.R. Tambo, Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa
Chasing Sunsets on trover

O.R. Tambo

4/5Very Good!(35 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in O.R. Tambo, Emperors Palace Casino and International Terminal Duty Free Mall are top sights worth seeing.

O.R. Tambo
Downtown Johannesburg, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Downtown Johannesburg

4/5Very Good!(2 area reviews)

Well liked for its museums and architecture, Downtown Johannesburg is worth a visit. Check out the variety of things to see and do like Carlton Centre and Ellis Park Stadium, and jump on the metro at Ellis Park Station to get around the city.

Downtown Johannesburg
Johannesburg as well as a large group of people

Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area

4/5Very Good!(75 area reviews)

While you're in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, take in top sights like Gold Reef City and jump on the metro at Ellis Park Station to see more of the city.

Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area



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