South African State Theatre


Situated in the heart of Pretoria, the South African State Theatre is much more than just a complex of theatres hosting world-class shows ranging from Opera, Ballet, Musical, Drama, Cabaret and Children's Theatre.

Functioning as a receiving house this unusual, stylish, centrally situated venue can accommodate almost any performance, function or special event. It offers a variety of exciting venues for performances, conferences, festivals, product launches, fashion shows, film festivals, weddings, parties, matric dances and farewells, lunches and dinners.


From Jozi - Travel along the N1, Ben Schoeman Highway towards Pretoria. Be careful not to take the N1 Pietersburg, Pretoria East slip stream when you reach the outskirts of Pretoria. The N1 Ben Schoeman Highway automatically becomes Potgieter Street when you reach the City. Turn right into Schoeman Street from Potgieter Street. Follow Schoemanstreet until you reach Nelson Mandela Drive, turn left into Nelson Mandela Drive. At the first traffic light, turn left into Pretorius Street. Continue across Du Toit Street, and then Prinsloo Street ensuring that you are on the right hand side. Once have you crossed Prinsloo Street you will see The State Theatre building on your right hand side.Continue until you see the entrance to the parking on your right hand side.

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Accommodation near South African State Theatre

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

from R950
1 night, 2 adults

Fern Ivy Guest House

Sleeps 36 Arcadia Guest House in Arcadia
2.68km from South African State Theatre

Set in a small quiet street in the leafy suburb of Eastwood, between the Union Buildings and the Pre...

from R1100
1 night, 2 adults

Ca Ira Wellness Retreat

Sleeps 10 Arcadia Guest House in Arcadia
2.69km from South African State Theatre

Ca Ira Wellness Retreat is situated in Eastwood, Pretoria. The guest house is closely situated to th...

from R700
1 night, 2 adults

Park Gables of Arcadia

Sleeps 24 Arcadia Guest House in Arcadia
2.74km from South African State Theatre

Friendly yet unobtrusive hospitality in a gracious, homely atmosphere; with scrumptious health and E...

from R800
1 night, 2 adults

The Backyard Guesthouse

Sleeps 8 Clydesdale Guest House in Clydesdale
2.75km from South African State Theatre

The Backyard Guesthouse is situated in the shade of Loftus Versveld’s main pavilion, home of the Blu...

from R750
1 night, 2 adults

Corporate Accommodation

Sleeps 21 Arcadia Self-catering in Arcadia
2.78km from South African State Theatre

Corporate Accommodation is strategically located in Arcadia, Pretoria. We offer cost effective and ...

from R760
1 night, 2 adults

Chancellors Court Guest House

Sleeps 44 Clydesdale Self-catering in Clydesdale
2.81km from South African State Theatre

Chancellor's Court is a unique retreat, providing business people and tourists with accommodation of...

from R795
1 night, 2 adults

12 on Brecher

Sleeps 12 Clydesdale Guest House in Clydesdale
2.82km from South African State Theatre

12 on Brecher is a homely guest house situated in the leafy and picturesque suburb of Clydesdale. 1...

from R550
1 night, 2 adults

11th Avenue Guesthouse

Sleeps 20 Pretoria Central Self-catering in Pretoria Central
2.85km from South African State Theatre

from R750
1 night, 2 adults

Absolute Farenden

Sleeps 149 Arcadia Self-catering in Arcadia
2.85km from South African State Theatre

Absolute Farenden is a vibrant destination of distinction and an icon of new age design which embodi...

from R500
1 night, 2 adults

Pretoria Backpackers

Sleeps 12 Clydesdale Backpacker in Clydesdale
2.86km from South African State Theatre

Pretoria Backpackers is a boutique backpackers that has offered affordable, clean and comfortable ac...

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