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Florentia Guesthouse - superior business class accommodation with warm hospitality in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

wireless broadband internet access  •  air-conditioned  •  fully licensed  •  secure parking  •  quilts on display  •  luxury business class accommodation  •  superior graded by aatravel  •  luxury rated by portfolio collection

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+27(0)828537472 (7h00 till 20h00 daily)

Florentia Guest House : Accommodation in Waverley Bloemfontein bed and breakfast style.

Finalist in the AA  Travel Guide's: South African's Best Awards 2006,2007,Highly Commended  2008.    Suitable accommodation for corporate travelers, tourists,  and families.  You can choose from a room only price, or add a continental or cooked breakfast or both.(Only on pre booking)  Ideal for: Travelers on route, wanting to hit the road early the next day. Family for weddings and other gatherings finding a home where they can stay as in their own home. Visitors to Bloemfontein for functions, weddings , conference etc.  We are within walking distance of the C&N Meisieskool Oranje for parents visiting for sport or to support their children. Close to the Oliewenhuis Art Museum  and function venue as well as several other function venues and tourist attractions.

Bloemfontein: City of Roses

Florentia Guest House is situated in the Northern part of Bloemfontein in the charming up market suburb of Waverley with its tree-lined streets and rich historic heritage.

Accommodation in Bloemfontein and situated at the foot of Naval Hill, close to the Franklin Game Reserve. The Orchid House is within walking distance. The Oliewenhuis Art Museum and the residencies of the Chief of Justice and the Premier of the Free State are close by. We are of the closest  accommodation to Bloemfontein’s main golf coarse , Schoemans Park and Bloemfontein, and Bloemfontein Air Port.

Florentia is conveniently situated just north of central Bloemfontein, with easy access to the University of the Free State, Central University of Technology, Supreme Court, Appeal Court, Medi-Clinic Hospital, Sand du Plessis Theatre, major Conference Centres and the CBD.

Florentia Gastehuis verskaf  luukse akkommodasie in die gesogte Waverley uitbreiding, Bloemfontein.

(Bloemfontein Information Centre  and Coach Station: 60 Park Road , Willows, Bloemfontein  Tel: 0514058489)

South Africa:

Florentia Guest House is the ideal tranquil stop over for busy executives or tourists to Bloemfontein, halfway between the South and the North of South Africa. Florentia Guest House is well situated to the many restaurants and tourist attractions in Bloemfontein and offers sophistication for the discerning traveler and the business executive. Maps of central Bloemfontein in each room. Map to restaurants at reception.

We are easy to find with easy access from the N1 via the R700 and the R64 and from the airport via the N8.

S29 05 57.1 E26 13 25.4


View our Map  ( see link under main photo above) 2012 Eeufees Road becomes Kenneth Kaunda

  Directions to Florentia Guest House  Calculate distance and get directions from your position or destination . (Please check our own map for one way streets in Bloemfontein  ignored by Google Maps.)

Transport : From and to airport and in town  contact providers directly :

Pro Taxi : 0728520377,  0515229601,   0800444333.

Bloem Taxi: 0723499738, 0514333776.

Mangaung Excellent Shuttle : 0726306210


FLORENTIA comes from a Latin word derived from the word flora, it's an adverb meaning enchanting or flourishing.



Our prices is for the room only .   A continental breakfast  or a   cooked breakfast or a combined continental and cooked breakfast  can be  pre  booked at an extra charge. Fridge and coffee and tea facilities in the rooms. 


Dinner: You can contact us on dinner arrangements close by. We are  close to Bloemfontein’s two most popular privately owned seafood and steak restaurants. Directions  available at reception on arrival.  You can book a table at Margaritas Sea Food and Steak 0514363729 (Closed Sunday and Monday evenings)or New York Sea Food and Steak 0514477279 (Closed Sunday   evenings.)

Breakfast: Apart from breakfast arrangements available at Florentia Guest House we are close to The Terrace  Restaurant ,  offering  Bloemfontein’s most popular breakfast overlooking the gardens of Oliewenhuis art museum.   (Closed on Mondays) Daily from 9h00, Sundays from 10h00. Bloemfontein offers 13  Wimpy breakfast restaurants, some  close by, open from 7h00 daily.  Directions  available at reception on arrival.

Liquor  License:   Sorry no Liquor License and Wireless Broadband internet access as from 2013 

 Your host :

 Ina Schimper

Fax 0865305177   Cel: 0828537472 Email:    From 7h00 till 20h00 daily.