Dithakong B & B is a 3 Star Graded establishment, situated in a quite area known as Pimville, the first black township established in Soweto in the '50s. Then it was a shantytown, known as "Skom". Over years of transformation it has now turned out to be a remarkable Soweto township.
Dithakong B & B is a walking distance to Walter Sisulu Freedom Square in Kliptown, a venue where the ANC Freedom Charter was signed in the 50's. The history of this occurrence is recorded on a monumental stone for viewing by guest.
The B&B is walking distance to Pimville Golf Course and Club House and five minutes drive to Maponya Shopping mall with all kinds of shopping facilities.
It take guests 10 minutes drive from Dithakong B & B to Nelson Mandela's former house - now a museum. Other heritage sites in close proximity are Hector Petersen memorial, The Apartheid Museum and Gold Reef City. Vilakazi precinct in Orlando West popular area with pups and restaurants allow guests an opportunity to interact with locals for a warm Soweto welcome.
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