Geography and history
Bedfordview is an affluent town situated in the Ekurhuleni region of the Gauteng Province in South Africa. This town was founded originally by white settlers in the 19th century. The town was laid out on a farm named Elandsfontein and the Witwatersrand Gold Reef had a very important influence on what the town has grown into.
Bedfordview has a total population of approximately 22 000 residents and the majority of them speak English. Airports Company South Africa and the Eastgate Mall are two very important businesses found in this town. Bedfordview was forced to join Germiston as part of the Transitional Council of Greater Germiston.
Being a very well-known area, Bedfordview has loads of tourist accommodation available. There are self-catering units, bed and breakfasts, guest houses, lodges and hotels to choose from. Please view our accommodation directory for more information on places to stay in the region.
Activities and attractions
There are loads of fun-filled activities and attractions available in Bedfordview. Things to do in this area will excite every member of the family!
Things to do Bedfordview include the following:
- Eastgate Mall (Over 250 shops)
- Gillooly’s Farm (Braais, golf, restaurant and fishing)
- Rhapsody’s Bedfordview Restaurant
- Rondebult Bird Sanctuary
- Tumbletown (Indoor adventure park)
Being a very affluent area, the town of Bedfordview is doing very well business-wise. There are loads of shops, souvenirs, products and restaurants in the area. The goods and services are all of very high quality. Please view our business directory for a full list of all the businesses you will find in the region.