Geography and history
Springfontein is a small farming town located in the Motheo and Xhariep region of Free State Province, South Africa. This town was founded in 1904 on a farm called Hartleydale. The residents of this town keep themselves busy with mixed farming and outdoor activities. Springfontein is a crucial rail junction between the Eastern Cape and Gauteng.
There is loads of visitor accommodation to choose from in Springfontein. From bed and breakfasts and self-catering facilities to guest houses and guest farms - there is an option for every budget. Please go to our accommodation directory for more information on places to stay in this region.
Springfontein offers activities and attractions for the whole family to take pleasure in.
Things to do in Springfontein include the following:
- Concentration Camp
- Concentration Camp Cemetery
- De Bome (Visiting house of Emily Hobhouse)
- Ox-wagon Tracks
- Sehularo Memorial Clinic
- Washing Stone
Springfontein has a thriving business community and its residents produce good service and top quality products for tourists. The main street is lined with shops, restaurants and stalls to suit every taste. For a complete list of businesses you can find in the area, please see our business directory.
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