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Find accommodation in the most popular places to stay in Springs in the Gauteng Province of South Africa.  Accommodation Africa South will soon provide you with a list of all the best destinations, things to do and see whether you are looking for a ‘naughty’ weekend away from the kids, an adventure, vacation or holiday accommodation or somewhere to stay because you are a travelling salesman, contractor or other profession that involves a lot of travelling and staying away from home.  We also plan to have venues and places where you can have conferences, conventions, expos,  special events like weddings, birthday parties, art, craft, and other exhibitions, as well as farmers or christmas markets and agricultural and other shows.  We also have a calendar of events in the Gauteng and other places in South Africa if you wish to see whats on.

Springs is on the East Rand, about a half hours drive from Johannesburg and little more than an hour from Pretoria, close to Kempton Park,  BoksburgBenoni, Brakpan, Germiston,  Alberton, Tembisa, Nigel, Heidelberg and not too far from Soweto, and Krugersdorp.

Check the linked establishments for their brochure page with amenities, facilities, website, contact information, and other details.

See below the table for more about Springs, its vicinity and neighboring areas. Below the table is a bit of history, emergency and other numbers, attractions in the area, what to do and see in and around Springs, and links to find out more.

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About Springs

Springs has a number of springs in the area, hence its name. Gold and coal were its main sources of income for a long time. The coal mines closed when more coal fields were discovered near Witbank. It is the only producer of zink in South Africa. Mining has now been replaced by manufacturing.

Springs History

Springs had 8 gold mines in the area, more than anywhere else in the world.

Attractions in and around Springs

Springs has the Pam Brink Stadium that is used for soccer matches.   Springs has no local heritage sites I know of, but does have a smattering of old buildings with fascinating architecture, and like most other cities, its monuments.

Great Springs Links

Springs does not have a local municipality, but forms part of the East Rand Metropolitan Municipality – Ekurhuleni
Closest universities are WITS and Johannesburg university in Johannesburg and UNISA in Pretoria.
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Wiki – Springs

Helpful numbers for Springs

Emergency Services – don’t have any numbers at this stage

Local Number enquiries 1023
International Enquiries 903
Time 1026
Tourism Info and Safety Line             083 123 2345
Police 10111
Ambulance 10117
SA Weather Service 82 162

American Express             +27 (0)11 359 0111
Diners Club             +27 (0)11 358 8400
Mastercard International (TF)             0800 990418
VISA International (TF)             0800 990475
Thomas Cook – Rennies (TF)             0800 998175
Europ Assistance             +27 (0)11 359 5000
Medical Rescue International             +27 (0)11 242 0242
SA National Parks Board             +27 (0)12 428 9111
Gauteng Parks & Tourism Board             +27 (0)18 397 1500

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