The 85-hectare Zoo in Pretoria houses 3117 specimens of 209 mammal species, 1358 specimens of 202 bird species, 3871 specimens of 190 fish species, 388 specimens of 4 invertebrate species, 309 specimens of 93 reptile species, and 44 specimens of 7 amphibian species.
The National Zoological Gardens of South Africa is the largest zoo in the country and the only one with national status.
The Manhattan Hotel has been selected as the official Attractions Africa accommodation partner. It is the closet hotel to the Pretoria Gautrain station (250 metres from their doorstep). They offer a complimentary shuttle service to and from a 5km radius of the hotel (this includes the conference venue – National Zoological Gardens of South Africa).
Accommodation at Manhattan Hotel can be booked via the conference registration system. Rates quoted are per room, per night, including breakfast, including 14% VAT and the compulsory 1% Government Tourism Levy.
All reservations are made on a “first come, first served” basis and terms and conditions do apply. The stated room rates were valid through 8 May 2017. In order to finalise your accommodation booking, the full amount due is required in advance or a completed credit card authorisation form must be submitted.