Attractions from Avenues Guest House in Moreleta Park

Avenues Guest House is centrally situated in Pretoria East, close to hospitals, churches and shopping centres.  The Moreleta NG Church is 1.7 km away where wonderful events such as AFRIKAANS IS GROOT, Unica Christmas Market, Crafters Fair & the Esther and Daniel Conferences are hosted.  The Kimiad Golf Course is 1.4 km away.

Hospital and Medical Facilities and distance from Avenues Guest House:

Organisation Distance Organisation Distance Organisation Distance Organisation Distance

PRETORIA EAST HOSPITAL

2.0km

INTERCARE WOODHILL

3.0 km

MEDICROSS CONSTANTIA PARK

4.8km

KLOOF MEDICLINIC

5.5km

CURE DAY CLINIC ERASMUSKLOOF

 

5.5km

FEARIE GLEN HOSPITAL

6.8km

WILGERS HOSPITAL

 

12.4m

LITTLE COMPANY OF MARY

 

16.1km

 

Shopping Mall / Complex and distance from Avenues Guest House:

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THE VILLAGE CENTRE

The Village Centre invites the shopper into the appeal of a traditional English Village.  Each shop faces the court yard with ample safe parking.
 
The rustic and peaceful scenery lends itself to quick purchases for the essentials or late afternoon sundowners at one of the restaurants. It is here where you can also go banking, visit the hairdresser, exercise, visit the dentist and book tickets for an overseas trip.

1.0 km

WOODLANDS BOULEVARD

Established as the "Fashion Capital" in Pretoria, Woodlands Boulevard offers over 150 fashionable stores with 25 international fashion brands.

Designed for convenience, Woodlands Boulevard boasts the best in restaurants, lifestyle, fashion, furniture, jewellery, health & beauty as well as a 7 cinema NuMetro complex which includes two 3D theatres.

 

1.8 km

PARKVIEW CENTRE

The Parkview Centre is a contemporary Lifestyle Centre. The Centre has a selection of prime quality retailers and offers a vast array of beauty, boutique, home decor, travel, restaurant, health and fitness options.

 You can enjoy shows at the Parkview Barnyard Theatre and stay in tone at Virgin Active Health Club.

 

2.5 km

CASTLE WALK SHOPPING CENTRE

Castle Walk Shopping Centre in Erasmuskloof has major tenants like Woolworths, Coco Bistro, Kings Meat Deli, Clicks, Nedbank and Standard Bank.

Castle Walk Shopping Centre offers ample secure parking and has easy access from both the main roads passing the centre as well as from the N1 highway.

4.4 km

WATERGLEN  SHOPPING CENTRE

The shopping centre is located in the heart of a booming development area in the East of Pretoria. The shopping centre is also close to amenities and is supported by an established residential area.

Waterglen shopping centre is anchored by Pick n Pay boasting a very high foot count. 

 

5.3 km

 

 

 

MENLYN RETAIL PARK

Whether it is monthly groceries, a stop-in at one of our hairdressers, you will find it here. Menlyn Med Doctors look after your physical and psychological well-being and at our restaurant or coffee shops you can fuel up for the day.

Are you looking for furniture, a new bed, and linen to go with it, a new lamp maybe? Our variety of Home, Décor, Interior & Furniture products is endless. You will surely find exactly what you are looking for. 

We offer banking, postal service, books, cell phones, computer and hobby options. Dad can have his car serviced; get the DIY tools he needs whilst Mom and the children get the latest branded shoes, clothes and a few accessories. 

6.9 km

MENLYN PARK SHOPPING CENTRE

Menlyn Park Shopping Centre is one of the largest malls in the country, offering extravagant shopping and exhilarating entertainment.

Menlyn Park Shopping Centre is undergoing a major development including a massive expansion and refurbishment, to become one of the largest Centres on the continent and in the southern hemisphere, with over 500 shops.

It is expanding, refreshing and improving to bring you even more of the best shopping, dining, entertainment and leisure in a world-class mall that expresses a unique modern design and uses innovative green building to enable excellent, efficient operations. 

 

7.1 km

ATTERBURY VALUE MART

Atterbury Value Mart is a world class Shopping Centre that focuses on brands, value and variety. 

We are the number one factory outlet destination In Pretoria with international brands such as CottonOn, Factorie, Guess, Diesel, Levis, Puma, Adidas and Nike on offer at massively reduced prices. 

Atterbury Value Mart is also the largest Value Mart in South Africa stretching nearly 1 kilometre in length. 

We offer shoppers FREE, easily accessible parking with 95 stores to choose from, Builders Warehouse, the Mr Price group, Sportsman's Warehouse, SuperSpar, Toys R Us and many more. 

7.5 km

 

Golf and Sports and distance from Avenues Guest House:

Golf Club Dist Golf Club Dist Golf Club Dist

WINGATE PARK COUNTRY CLUB

Situated in the eastern suburbs (Moreleta Park) of Pretoria, Wingate Park Country Club offers a facility steeped in history. The grounds are blessed with old trees, flowering shrubs and a variety of birdlife.

Wingate Park Country Club offers a magnificent golf course, practice facilities and the grounds also include five bowling greens, four tennis courts as well as a road-running club – a true country club!

 

2.2km

WOODHILL COUNTRY CLUB

The Club House is the focal point of the estate and golf course. It overlooks the 9th and 18th greens and has a panoramic view over the estate and course. Stunning scenery and dramatic natural features are evident in the Peter Matkovich designed 18 hole championship course.

Complimented by a well stocked state of the art pro shop,  Woodhill Country Club ensures that the needs of the most discerning golfer are well catered to.

 

5.2km

PRETORIA COUNTRY CLUB

The Pretoria Country Club is renowned for being the quality, sports and social venue in Pretoria. Set in the magnificent surrounds of Waterkloof, the Country Club boasts a par 71, 'parklands' golf course, designed by the Gary Player Group.

The Pretoria Club Section is considered to be the driving social force of the Pretoria Country Club.

 

 

10.8km

WATERKLOOF GOLF CLUB

The Club House is designed to facilitate your intimate needs with breath-taking views on our beautiful course. The Waterkloof Golf Club offers a magnificent golf course, a beautiful Club House, fine dining De Kloof Restaurant and excellent Venues.

Follow R21 to Pretoria, coming in past Monument Park on your right hand side. You will see the course on the hillside dominated by a large water tower where you turn right to Fort Klapperkop (Johan Rissik Drive). Carry on up the hill for about 5km and you will see the sign for Waterkloof Golf Club.

 

12.1km

SILVER LAKES GOLF ESTATE

Situated in the east of Pretoria in South Africa's Gauteng province, our estate was first of its kind.  Besides a signature 18-hole Peter Matkowich designed golf course, the Estate offers a tranquil lifestyle to its residents which includes fishing opportunities in our numerous natural dams, two tennis courts, two squash courts, a game reserve filled with local buck and small animals, nature hiking trails & other fun activities.

Our Clubhouse boasts the most spectacular views over the golf course and offers a full a la carte restaurant, intimate golfers bar, full banqueting facilities for weddings, birthdays, conferences or any other special occasion.

13.4km

IRENE COUNTRY CLUB

Irene Country Club offers golfing at its best with our 18-hole golf course of champion Bermuda greens and Bermuda fairways, tees, and roughs, including four sets of tee boxes offering challenge and pleasure to golfers of all ability levels.

The Irene Cuntry Club boasts a beautiful new clubhouse with function and conference venues. We cater for any occasion and packages can be tailor made to suit your requirements.

Apart from the golf course, the grounds also include tennis, table tennis, cricket, bowls and squash. 

 

15.3km

ZWARTKOP COUNTRY CLUB

Zwartkop Country Club is a club that honours the tradition and history of the game of golf and a course which gives all golfers an unforgettable experience.

An outstanding mature golf course that offers Golfers an unforgetable classic parkland challange with tree-lined fairways and the Hennops river which meanders through the course.

Situated on the old Johannesburg/Pretoria Main Road, in Clubview, Centurion, the course is built around a river which the player crosses 12 times in a round and which comes into play on most of the holes. A variety of trees and shrubs abound and much of the natural foliage is incorporated in the design of the holes.

Although golf is our game, we also have a Hair Salon, Spa, Gym, two Bowling greens, a Snooker facility and function room facilities for weddings and conferences.

 

17.5km

CENTURION COUNTRY CLUB

This centrally located 160 hectare Estate and Country Club captures the natural beauty of its neighbouring quaint village, Irene, and offers hospitality and old fashioned values on a well designed course.

The course has three unique features in that it has parkland areas, desert areas and then numerous holes surrounded by water expertly designed by Peter Matkovich to ensure an incredible variety of shots and challenging any golfer's game.

This course and its facilities are of the highest standard in order to give its members and visitors an experience to treasure. 

Centurion Country Club offers state of the art conference facilities in a private serene environment accommodating a minimum of 10 up to a maximum of 120 delegates with various packages on offer. 

A number of function venues varying in size offer a unique experience to host anything from a birthday bash to a wedding reception.

18.9km

 

 

LOFUS VERSVELD

Loftus Versfeld Stadium is a rugby and association football stadium situated in the Arcadia suburb of Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa. The stadium has a capacity of 51,762 for rugby union. It is occasionally used for local football matches as well.

Owned by the Blue Bulls Rugby Union, the stadium is the home ground Bulls franchise of the Super Rugby and the Blue Bullsunion in South Africa's Currie Cup. It also hosted the 2009 Super 14 Final and the 2009 Currie Cup final.

Apart from hosting major rugby games, Loftus Versfeld was one of venues for the official FIFA World Cup stadiums.

13.7km

 

Nature Reserves and distance from Avenues Guest House:

MORELETA KLOOF NATURE RESERVE

Nestled in the foothills of the Moreleta Kloof lies one of Pretoria’s most exquisite gems, the Moreleta Kloof Nature Reserve.

The approximate 100 ha reserve is home to various small game species including Springbuck, Zebra, Blesbok, Impala, Duiker, Bushbuck and Ostrich. Birdwatchers can enjoy the abundant birdlife.

Flowing through the reserve is a tributary of the perennial Moreleta Spruit, which has its origins at Wingate Park Country Club.

Walking routes have been marked out, catering for everyone from the Sunday stroller to avid hikers. The routes vary in length from 1.5 to 3.6 km showcasing all that the reserve has to offer.

Moreleta Kloof Nature Reserve offers
Birding, Bird Hide, Bird Ringing, Walks, Walks & Rolls (for people using wheel chairs) and the beautiful restaurant Rademeyers.

 

2.7km

FEARIE GLEN NATURE RESERVE

The Reserve forms part of the Bronberg Conservation area which was declared in 1980.  The Faerie Glen Nature Reserve Pretoria is a popular 128ha oasis in urban surroundings, boasting idyllic scenery, an incredible abundance of birdlife and a series of nature trails and walks. This area is known as a prime hiking and birding destination with a view of Pretoria east from Rhenosterkop. Three hiking trails are available: Hadeda route: 2,3km, Acacia route: 3,2km and the Kiepersol route: 4,2km.

Wildlife:  Although the smaller mammals such as mongoose, hedgehogs, hares, porcupines, cape clawless otter, bush babies and small spotted genets are difficult to spot, there is evidence that they are present.

Vegetation:  Faerie Glen Nature Reserve falls in two vegetation units described by Mucina and Rutherford (2006), namely Gold Reef Mountain Bushveld with the rocky quartzite ridges and to the south of the reserve, Marikana Thornveld within the valley and Acacia Karoo woodland.

9.3km

RIETVLEIDAM  NATURE RESERVE

The Rietvlei Nature Reserve's 3 800 ha of endangered Bankenveld grassland includes open plains and undulating hills. The extensive vlei areas and tributary streams support the scenic splendour of the azure blue Rietvlei Dam. 

Some 1 600 head of game, including blesbuck, black wildebeest, red hartebeest, eland, Burchell's zebra, waterbuck, reedbuck, springbuck, mountain reedbuck, steenbuck and grey duiker can be viewed here.

Enjoy the Marais Dam picnic site. Ablutions are available and a bird hide and shady spots with braai facilities are perfect for settling down while watching water birds and hippo. Bird watchers can be sure of seeing birds they have never seen before.

View elusive nocturnal animals, such as brown hyena, black-backed jackal, ant-bear, aardwolf, porcupine, springhare and bush pig, on a guided night drive.

Encounter cheetah, leopard, buffalo and white rhino on guided hiking or horse trails.

10.6km

PRETORIA BOTANICAL GARDENS

The Garden offers a much needed green area and corridor for wildlife in the eastern suburbs of Pretoria. The Garden is a favourite birding spot and over 220 bird species have been listed.

Mammals such as the slender mongoose, scrub hare and common duiker often visit the natural grassland for food. South African lesser bushbabies frequent the Acacia-dominated woodland. Other nocturnal animals such as greater cane rats love to feed on grass roots. Several bat species have been recorded.

Various species of skinks, yellow-throated or plated lizards and rock monitors have found a place to live within the Garden. You may even see a spotted-necked otter around the wetland area. More than 50 butterfly species have been recorded.

There are two restaurants at the Pretoria National Botanical Garden: Mokha Restaurant and Milkplum Cafe Function and Conference Centre.

17.2km

GROENKLOOF NATURE RESERVE

Groenkloof Nature Reserve is located near the famous Fountains Valley. This valley on the southern outskirts of Pretoria was proclaimed a game sanctuary by President Paul Kruger on 25 February 1895, the first in Africa. Its main purpose was to protect the shy and timid oribi, which occurred there, and other game that were being wiped out by hunters.

Vegetation: Groenkloof Nature Reserve features low, broken ridges varying in steepness. The vegetation is semi pen thicket, dominated by a variety of woody species including Acacia caffra, Rhus leptodictya, Combretum molle and Dombeya rotundifolia. The under-storey is dominated by a variety of grasses.

Wildlife: The wildlife on the reserve includes zebra, jackal, duiker, kudu, impala, blue wildebeest, blesbuck, red hartebeest, ostrich, giraffe and sable. The rich bird life will keep bird lovers busy for hours on end. 

 
 
 
19.5km

ROODEPLAAT NATURE RESERVE

Roodeplaat Dam Nature Reserve is just a short drive north of the Jacaranda city.  The reserve is divided into two sections, which are separated by the dam and a stretch of private land. The northern reserve is especially great for water-based recreational activities and is home to the Roodeplaat Rowing Club, which hosts many university and other rowing events.

Canoeing, sailing and angling for fish species like bass, kurper or carp.  There are picnic sites and braai area with toilets, simple campsites and caravan stands along the water’s edge. 

The Southern Side is a favourite with lovers of wildlife. Game species here include zebra, kudu, waterbuck, warthog, impala and blue wildebeest. Black-backed jackals can also be seen and there is plenty of habitat for bird watchers.

There are two exclusive guest houses and budget chalets. The Zeekoegat Conference Centre sleeps up to 120 people.

33.1km

LION PARK

Nowhere can you get closer to a pride of Lions and other animals and still be completely safe. See the animals up close in all the activities that the Lion Park offers, whether you go on a self-drive tour, guided tour or in the new electric silent vehicle – we guarantee that you will get super close to the animals, not to mention special tours like the amazing cheetah walk and the exclusive mesmerising lion tour guided by world renowned animal behaviourist, Alex Larenty.

Amazing photo opportunities await around every corner in the park, share your memories with friends and family by having your photos taken professionally by our photographers.

 

 

 

49.8km

HARTBEESPOORT DAM

Harties is the perfect holiday destination for the whole family with plenty to do for the kids or if a romantic getaway is what you are looking for, we have plenty to choose from that will leave you feeling pampered and spoilt!

Hartbeespoort Accommodation, exciting things to do, restaurants, accommodation for holiday makers, romantic specials with spa treatments, businesses, artists, or climb the mountain at 'Vergenoeg', vultures in the area and so much more for Hartbeespoort Dam, Magaliesberg, Hennops, Lanseria, Muldersdrift Cradle of Mankind.

The spectacular view of the Magaliesberg Mountains is breathtaking and is best savoured at sunset whilst on a leisurely boat cruise. Come and visit us to find exactly what you are looking for!

 

56.9km

RHINO AND LION NATURE RESERVE

From a modest beginning of 2 white rhinos, “Ouvrou” and “Bulle”, imported from a zoo in Germany, and some antelope species, the reserve now boasts 600 head of game representing 25 different species.

Rare and dangerous species were introduced like lions, cheetah and later, the highly endangered Cape wild dog, which forms part of a very successful breeding programme, which led to breeding programmes for Bengal tigers, Siberian Tigers and the extremely rare White Lion.

A vulture restaurant was established which caters for the groups of these birds.

Visitor facilities include barbecue (braai) areas, a kiosk, restaurants, curio shop, swimming pool, accommodation, children’s play park and the Crocodile Pub.

66km

 

Airports and distance from Avenues Guest House:

O R TAMBO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT 38.7km WATERKLOOF AIR FORCE BASE 12.8km
LANCERIA AIRPORT 54km WONDERBOOM AIRPORT 36km

 

Restaurants and distance from Avenues Guest House:

KIMIAD GOLF COURSE'S TASTE 1.4 km RADEMEYERS RESTAURANT 3.0km    
CRAWDADDYS 5.2km PACHAS RESTAURANT 9.4km BOABAB CAFÉ AND GRILL

8.5km

CAPPUCCINOS 2.3km O’GALITOS 2.3km CAPE TOWN FISH MARKET

3.3km

 

Theatres and distance from Avenues Guest House:

STATE THEATRE 17.1 km BARNYARD PARKVIEW

3.3 km

ATTERBURY THEATRE 12.1 km BROOKLYN THEATRE

10.4 km

 

Churches / Religion and distance from Avenues Guest House:

Hatfield Christian Church

6.7 km

Oosterlig - NG Kerk

6.7 km

Constantia Park Baptist Church

6.7 km

Moreletapark NG Kerk

1.7 km

Choose Life Church

2.7 km

AGS Pretoria Oos

7.4 km

Afrikaanse Protestantse Kerk

7.9 km

NG Kerk Suidoos-Pretoria

5.6 km

NG Kerk Elarduspark

4.8 km

NG Garsfontein

5.7 km