Here’s What Travelers Are Saying About Cradle Of Humankind’s Maropeng Boutique Hotel

The Cradle Of Humankind is also known as ‘the birthplace of humanity’. Millions of tourists from all parts of the world flock to this UNESCO World Heritage Site every year. Over the years, various hotels and other accommodations have established their places in this breathtaking destination. One shining example is Maropeng Boutique Hotel–and here’s what guests are saying about it:


Experience the epitome of luxury near the birthplace of the human race at Maropeng Boutique Hotel in Magaliesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Rated 4 Stars by the Tourism Grading Council, it offers excellent lodging near the hub’s top attraction, the Cradle of Humankind.

This boutique hotel is only a 5-minute walk from Maropeng, where the official visitor centre is located. It is also just 10 km from the Sterkfontein Caves, the oldest continuing palaeontological dig in the world. The hotel itself — awarded a Gold Certificate by The Heritage Environmental Management Company for its sustainable practices — offers the finest vistas of the Witwaterberg and Magaliesberg mountain ranges.

These breathtaking views are complemented by well-appointed rooms complete with turndown snacks. Key conveniences, such as high-speed Internet and parking, are also available. All of these come together to create the perfect base for a romantic retreat or an eye-opening trip to discover the origins of mankind.

Maropeng Boutique Hotel | R400 (just off the R563 Hekpoort), Magaliesburg, Gauteng, 1751, South Africa | Phone Number: +27-14-5779100