About University of Pretoria

The University of Pretoria, fondly called ‘Tucs’ by students, is ranked as the leading research university in South Africa. Also one of the top three universities in the country, it draws a large number of new students every year, with 39 000 students enrolling in 2010.

The university has six campuses and numerous operational sites such as the Pretoria Academic Hospital. The Hatfield campus has a beautiful setting and attractive historic buildings, making it one of the more striking universities in South Africa.

Visitors usually make their way to the Ou Lettere building to view the amazing archaeological finds from Mapungubwe. Here you can see the gold rhinoceros, jewellery, figurines, pottery and other artefacts at least 700 years old.

The Hatfield campus has contributed to the reputation of Hatfield as the most vibrant suburb of Pretoria with numerous trendy cafés, bars and restaurants.

Telephone:
+27 (0)12 420 3111
Website:
www.up.ac.za
Things to do in Hatfield

Accommodation near University of Pretoria

Faircity Grosvenor Gardens

4 Reviews
Sleeps 84 in 30 rooms

Grosvenor Gardens offers self-catering, long-stay accommodation within 400 m of the Hatfield...
from R930
per night for 2 guests

Protea Hotel Hatfield

1 Review
Sleeps 238 in 119 rooms

Protea Hotel Hatfield is situated in the trendy and upmarket suburb of Hatfield. One of the newest hotels in Pretoria, it comprises 120...
from R1165
per night for 2 guests

Pumbas Backpackers

1 Review
Sleeps 34 in 6 rooms

Pumbas Backpackers is a comfortable hostel found in the leafy suburb of Hatfield, Pretoria. Located a short distance from the Gautrain...
from R340
per night for 2 guests

Protea Hotel Manor Hatfield

Sleeps 162 in 81 rooms

Protea Hotel Manor is located in Pretoria’s Urban district just a few meters from the Hatfield...
from R1355
per night for 2 guests

Bed and Breakfast in Hatfield...

2 Reviews
Sleeps 31 in 9 rooms

Bed and Breakfast in Hatfield offers a quiet retreat for a busy lifestyle. Close to the city centre...
from R800
per night for 2 guests

Hatfield Budget Accommodation...

1 Review
Sleeps 17 in 6 rooms

Hatfield Budget Accommodation is situated in the quiet suburb of Hatfield, a mere 100 meters away...
from R400
per night for 2 guests

University of Pretoria Map

University of Pretoria is 1.6km from the centre of Hatfield , the nearest airport 7.4km (Waterkloof AFB Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

Other things to do near Hatfield

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One of South Africa’s top stadiums with a seating capacity for 50 000 people, Loftus Versfeld...
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