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Town Small Koffiefontein

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Located in South Africa :: Free State :: Koffiefontein
Category: Places :: Town Small

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Koffiefontein means 'Coffee fountain ' in Afrikaans. The town is situated within the Free State province along the Springbok route. The town got its name from the transport riders who grinded their own coffee beans and mixed with water from the natural spring water to make the coffee. This became a stopover for the riders travelling between the coast and the diamond fields. In 1879, the riders discovered diamonds at the natural springs and mining began. To date some defensive fortresses, monuments, museums and concentration camps are evidence of a heated war during the World War 11. (Sept-13).

Contact [ correction ]
Address : Koffiefontein Tourism Bureau, Free State, South Africa
Contact : Koffiefontein Tourism Bureau
Tel : +27(0)53 205 9200
Cellphone Reception : Good Main Cellular Network : MTN. Vodacom & CellC

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Destination Information [ correction ]
Police Station : Yes   Police Telephone : +27(0)53 205 9601
Doctor : Yes   Doctor Telephone : +27(0)53 205 5094
Tourist Information : Yes   Tourist Information Telephone : +27(0)53 205 9200
Petrol : Yes
Diesel : Yes
Towing Service : Yes
Facilities : Shops, Lodging, Camping, Restaurant, Pharmacy, Car Rental, Tyre Repair, Tyre Sales

Facilities [ correction ]
Other Facilities : Auto Dealer. Government Services. School/s.

Activities [ correction ]
Golf

Travelling Information

Koffiefontein Mine Clinic - +27(0)53 205 5055. Railway station.


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