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Boyden Observatory

Boyden Observatory
The Observatory has been open in South Africa, Bloemfontein since 1927. It is open to groups and school tours by appointment only. The Science Centre is a very exciting and informative centre for everyone. Here they have so much to enjoy and experience first hand. There is a solar telescope and many other telescopes to see and look through. There is a library with many books that are part of the historic heritage.
You will fall in love with the skies and learn so much from watching satellites, counting meteors and enjoying astrophotography.

One of the most popular experiences is the Educational Program where you will get to see some of the most spectacular views at the open sky show. The Observatory is growing continuously and one of the latest installments is the Robotic Telescope. Don't miss this experience while visiting in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

Nearby Listings

Bedrock Self Catering

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Bloemfontein

17.2km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

Set in a quiet,shady garden in the northern suburbs of Bloemfontein, close to shopping center, take away, eating places, medical facilities and schools.

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Sleeps: 152 in 7 units/rooms
From R 550,00
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Lily Guesthouse

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Bloemfontein

17.2km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

Lily Guesthouse in the northern suburbs of Bloemfontein is easily accessible from the N1, yet situated in tranquil surroundings. We take pride in our true hospitality and excellent personal service.

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Sleeps: 32 in 4 units/rooms

De Witt'e Gastehuis

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Bloemfontein

17.6km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

De Witt'e Gastehuis is a stately, thatched guest house, situated in a quiet area in the Northern part of Bloemfontein. It offers tranquil, quality accommodation with its stylish rooms and a swimming pool for those hot summer days.

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Sleeps: 14 in 7 units/rooms
From R 375,00
Per person, per night sharing.
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Allegro Guesthouse

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Bloemfontein

17.7km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

Allegro Guest House offers guests beautiful rooms in the suburb of Bayswater in Bloemfontein.

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Sleeps: 14

Cherry Tree Cottage

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Bloemfontein

18.2km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

This homely thatched residence with separate thatched cottage boasts a manicured sub-tropical garden and views of Naval Hill. Cherry Tree cottage's accommodation comprises 3 Garden rooms and 2 cottage rooms.

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Sleeps: 18 in 6 units/rooms

Altissimo Guesthouse

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Bloemfontein

19.9km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

Altissimo Bed & Breakfast Guesthouse in Rayton pride ourselves in giving you quality facilities and service of the highest standard.Situated on the outskirts of Bloemfontein, Altissimo overlook the quiet Lilyvale Valley.

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Dante Deo Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Bloemfontein

20.2km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

Dante Deo Guest House Modern doublestory house on one hectar land in Bloemfontein with large indoor and outdoor areas suitable for functions, conferences, meetings , group activities and overnight facilities.

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Sleeps: 17 in 6 units/rooms
From R 325,00
Per person, per night sharing.
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Janmar

Guest House Accommodation in Bloemfontein

24.1km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

Come and experience real comfort and hospitality at Janmar Guest House in Bloemfontein. Janmar was awarded three stars, by the South African Tourism Council, for its excellent service and homely atmosphere. We pride ourselves on being attentive...

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34 @ Dapper

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Bloemfontein

24.2km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

34 @ Dapper offers modern self-catering units were you will feel at home! Our units are modern, affordable and very clean and neat. We offer a friendly and relaxed atmosphere for any occasion. Suitable for long or short stays.

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Sleeps: 89 in 32 units/rooms
From R 480,00
Per unit, per night.
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Rusplek Guesthouse, Conference Center & Spa

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Bloemfontein

24.5km South West of center of Boyden Observatory

We are proud to be one of the first established Guesthouses in Bloemfontein, SINCE 1993. We can accommodate from VIP persons to business travellers, families, small/large groups and even long term accommodation needs.

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