Set in the suburb Brandwag in the heart of the northern business part of Bloemfontein, bordering the Tempe golf course, Brite Star Guesthouse awaits with the Bisschoff Family ready to be your hosts.

A remarkable 'home away from' with 7 affordable luxury rooms all individually decorated with comfort and style for the business person, traveller, tourist or passer-by. Easily accessible from either the N1 or the Bloemfontein Airport. Just a few minutes drive away from everything Bloemfontein has to over.

With our home cooked breakfast served in the dining area next to our well maintained swimming pool and freshly brewed coffee all day long we promise you excellent personal service from arrival to departure. Make it your home away from home and invite a friend, customer or colleague (by prior arrangement).

We are 'owner managed' and therefore will strive to make your stay both comfortable and relaxing.


  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor braai area
  • Indoor lounge and braai area
  • Fireplace
  • Pool table
  • Smoking area
  • Self catering kitchen with fridge and microwave.
  • Secure Parking
  • Fax Photostat facilities
  • Laundry
  • Dry-cleaning (outsourced)
  • Full Breakfast available
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Filter coffee
  • Credit cards accepted

Nearby Attractions:

  • Franklin Game reserve
  • Oliewenhuis Art Gallery
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Bloemfontein Orchard House
  • Freshford house museum
  • Close to bars and entertainment
  • Close to airport
  • Golf course nearby
  • Driving range nearby
  • Gym nearby
  • Hiking trails nearby
  • Near to shopping: Mimmosa mall, Waterfrot, Preller Square, Nortridge mall, Bloemgate.
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Banks close by
  • Schools nearby: St Micheals, St Andrews, Sentraal, Oranje, Grey College, Unice, Brebner.
  • Close to N1
  • Zoo
  • Rose Garden.

Other places of interest:

  • Major conference centers
  • Appeal Court
  • Supreme court
  • Central university of technology
  • University of the Free State
  • Medi Clinic Hospital
  • Sport Stadiums: Vodacom Park, Good Year Park

Our Rooms:
7 rooms all with:

  • Double beds
  • En-suite with shower
  • Non Smoking
  • TV with Dstv bouquet
  • Bar fridge
  • Tee/Coffee facilities
  • Rusk's
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Work station
  • Ceiling fan
  • Air-conditioning
  • Under floor heating
  • Electrical Blankets
  • Plug with emergency power.
  • Plug for charging cell phone or laptop.
  • Reading bedside lamps
  • air conditioner (all units)
  • airport (less than 15km)
  • bar fridge
  • braai / barbecue - communal
  • braai / barbecue - onsite
  • car hire (less than 20km)
  • casino (less than 10km)
  • dishwasher onsite
  • DSTV in communal area
  • DSTV in room
  • exercise facilities (less than 5km)
  • fireplace
  • golf (less than 5km)
  • jacuzzi onsite
  • kitchen communal
  • live entertainment (less than 3km)
  • medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • movies / cinema (less than 5km)
  • parking all onsite
  • restaurant (less than 5km)
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • television in communal area
  • television in room (non-satellite)
  • tumble dryer onsite
  • washing machine onsite

Take the Nelson Mandela of ramp, continue on Nelson Mandela past 5 traffic lights, at the 6th traffic light turn left into Gnl Dan Pienaar. Continue on Genl Dan Pienaar at the 2nd traffic light turn left into James Scott.

Number 25 James Scott is at the end of the street, road ends into the house.