Accommodation Swartruggens – Swartruggens Accommodation
Find accommodation in the most popular places to stay in Swartruggens in the North West 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 North West and other places in South Africa if you wish to see whats on..
Swartruggens closest city is Pretoria or Tshwane, with Johannesburg and Gaborone a little further away. Towns in the vicinity are Groot Marico, Koster, Rustenburg, Derby, Pilanesberg, with Zeerust and Lichtenburg not too far.
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See below the table for more about Swartruggens, 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 Swartruggens, and links to find out more.
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|Rametsi Eco Game Farm||014 544 2730||none||game||A-G||N||N||N|
|Bullens Bush Lodge||012 258 0205||none||lodge||A-G||N||N||N|
|Revel In Backpackers||072 225 7182||none||backpackers||A-G||N||N||N|
|Swartruggens Country Ldge||014 544 0582||none||lodge||A-G||N||N||N|
|Swartruggens Hotel||082 455 5116||none||gh||A-G||N||N||N|
|Thaba Thula Game Lodge||014 544 6906||none||game||A-G||N||N||N|
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Venues in Swartruggens
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Afrikaans name directly translated means ‘black backs’, probably because the ridge on the outskirts of town is quite dark. Swartruggens lies in the Bojanala district municipality and Kgetlengriver local municipality. Swartruggens doesn’t have an airport. The closest is Sun City, and Mafikeng for larger airplanes. It lies on the N4 Highway to Lobatse. The R509 and R53 meet in Swartruggens, as do a number of secondary roads. The Elands River runs through the town. Diamonds are mined in this area.
Swartruggens used to be called Zwartruggens. It was a supply depot after the Anglo Boer War.
Attractions in and around Swartruggens
Marico Bosveld Nature Reserve, Kromellenboog Dam (bent elbow dam), Sun City, Pilanesberg Game Reserve, the Magaliesberg Mountain, and the Anglican Church near Zeerust
Events in Swartruggens
The annual Mampoerfees (distilled aclohol made mainly from fruit) in Groot Marico district(close by)
Slatestone antique and art festival in October.
What’s on in Swartruggens
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Helpful numbers for Swartruggens
Emergency Services –
Local Number enquiries 1023
International Enquiries 903
Tourism Info and Safety Line
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
North West Parks & Tourism Board
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