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SowetoSouth Africa

Get away to quaint Soweto! Enjoy the culture, monuments and museums.

Check out the local area in Soweto—home to attractions like Mandela House and Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial.

Where to stay in Soweto

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

Top hotels in Soweto

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
The Soweto Hotel & Conference Centre
The Soweto Hotel & Conference Centre
4 out of 5
Corner Union Ave & Main Rd, Kliptown, Soweto, Gauteng
The price is £59 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Walter Sisulu Square of Dedication and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Regina Mundi. ...

3.7/5Good! (12 reviews)
Nice hotel close to historic Soweto Township.

"Very friendly staff and absolutely accommodating. Nice dining experience."…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2017

The Soweto Hotel & Conference Centre
Soweto Motel
Soweto Motel
9210 Xorile Street, Soweto, Gauteng

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial and Mandela House. Regina Mundi ...

Soweto Motel
Dakalo Bed and Breakfast
Dakalo Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
6963 Inhlwathi Street, Soweto, Gauteng

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Mandela House and Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial. ...

Dakalo Bed and Breakfast

Top Holiday Rentals in Soweto

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Enigma Hotel Apartments
Enigma Hotel Apartments
3.5 out of 5
7 Middle Road, Sandton, Gauteng
The price is £37 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this aparthotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Morningside Mediclinic and within 3 miles (5 km) of Sandton Convention ...

3.9/5Good! (74 reviews)

"Everything was very good,I will recommend it anytime and any day"…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

Enigma Hotel Apartments
The Vantage - Rosebank
The Vantage - Rosebank
4 out of 5
23 Tyrwhitt Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £39 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep

Located in Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, this apartment building is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Rosebank Mall and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Sandton City Mall. South ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)

"The property owner communicated very well and answered all questions and concerns. The property is very clean and provides for a lot of privacy. Although there were heaters provided it was a bit cold."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jun 2020

The Vantage - Rosebank
Main Street Life
Main Street Life
3.5 out of 5
286 Fox St, Johannesburg, Gauteng
The price is £31 per night from 30 Sep to 1 Oct

Located in Downtown Johannesburg, this aparthotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Arts on Main and Carlton Centre. University of Witwatersrand is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) away. ...

Main Street Life

Popular places to visit in Soweto

Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial
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Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial

4.5/5(3 reviews)

You can spend an afternoon browsing the exhibits at Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial during your trip to Orlando West. While you're in the area, find time to visit its shops.

Orlando Towers
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Orlando Towers

Dabble in an array of exciting extreme sports at this landmark location, which once served as the cooling towers of a power station. 

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.  

Apartheid Museum
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Apartheid Museum

4.5/5(22 reviews)

Reflect on the impact and legacy of apartheid and learn about the contribution of Nelson Mandela and others to South Africa's new constitution.

Top things to do in Soweto

Soweto Township Tour with Mandela Museum
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Soweto Township Tour with Mandela Museum

£44
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Soweto Apartheid Museum and Lunch Tour
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Soweto Apartheid Museum and Lunch Tour

£57
Per adult
90% of travellers recommend
Soweto Tour
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Soweto Tour

£38
Per adult
100% of travellers recommend
Soweto Night Tour
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Soweto Night Tour

£69
Per adult
Johannesburg, Soweto and Apartheid Museum Day Tour
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Johannesburg, Soweto and Apartheid Museum Day Tour

£124
Per adult
Soweto Pub-Crawl Tour
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Soweto Pub-Crawl Tour

£40
Per adult

Cities near Soweto

Johannesburg which includes a sunset, a skyscraper and city views

Johannesburg

Johannesburg Botanical Garden showing a garden

Randburg

Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens featuring a park as well as a small group of people

Roodepoort

Gold Reef City featuring a pond, a garden and rides

Johannesburg South