Hotels in Soweto, South Africa

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Soweto overview

In Soweto, you can take in local culture at top places like Mandela House and Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial. A stop at other sights like Soweto Theatre and Credo Mutwa Cultural Village will create memories. If you're looking for a new favorite getaway, look no further than Soweto.

Where to stay in Soweto

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Soweto has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Soweto with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Soweto hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Soweto hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Soweto

Fly in to Johannesburg (HLA-Lanseria), 22.2 mi (35.8 km) from downtown Soweto. Johannesburg (JNB-O.R. Tambo Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 25.6 mi (41.2 km) away.

What to see around Soweto

A top draw is the area's cultural scene including places like:
  • • Mandela House
  • • Hector Pieterson Museum and Memorial
  • • Soweto Theatre
  • • Credo Mutwa Cultural Village
  • • Regina Mundi
Distinguished for its landmarks such as:
  • • Oppenheimer Tower
  • • Walter Sisulu Square of Dedication

When to visit Soweto

Wondering when's the best time to visit? Here are seasonal norms to help you plan your trip:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 79°F day, 49°F night
  • • April-June: 74°F day, 29°F night
  • • July-September: 75°F day, 29°F night
  • • October-December: 78°F day, 47°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.43 inches
  • • April-June: 0.12 inches
  • • July-September: 0.04 inches
  • • October-December: 0.35 inches