South Africa :: Free State
Category: Places :: Town Small
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Established in 1892 on the farm Koffiekuil in the Free State province of South Africa and named for the Rev H.J. Luckhoff, Dutch Reformed minister of Fauresmith, It is a sheep farming area, situated close to the Van Der Kloof Dam (Orange River) and the Rolfontein Nature Reserve. Nowadays the bulk of the sheep found in this district are Dorper sheep. Some farmers also stock an indigenous sheep breed, the Damara. Points of interest in the town include: The 100 years old (1892) Dutch Reformed Church built out of rocks from the area. A Gunpowder house dating from the Anglo-Boer War A gas lamp that was used as a streetlight stands in front of the City Hall.
|Address :||Luckhoff Tourism Bureau, Free State, South Africa|
|Contact :||Luckhoff Tourism Bureau|
|Tel :||+27(0)53 206 0033|
|Host Website :||Click Here|
|Main Cellular Network :||MTN. Cellc. Vodacom|
Luckhoff lies on the R48, 50km south of Koffiefontein.
|Police Station :||Yes||Police Telephone :||+27(0)53 206 2901|
|Tourist Information :||Yes||Tourist Information Telephone :||+27(0)53 206 0033|
|Petrol :||Yes||Petrol Type :||ALL||Petrol Price Index :||ZAR12.87 per Litre (Aug-15)|
|Diesel :||Yes||Diesel Type :||ALL||Diesel Price Index :||ZAR11.74 per Litre (Jul-15)|
|Facilities :||Shops, General Dealer, Bank, ATM, Lodging, Liquor, Restaurant, Airstrip, Mechanical Repair|
|Other Facilities :||Showgrounds. Government Services.|
|More Activities:||Visit the Rolfontein Nature Reserve. Gunpowder house from the Anglo-Boer War. Monuments. Greenhouse and the Dutch Reformed Church which is over 100 years old. (Aug-15).|
|Notes on Activities:||(Some activities may be offered nearby).|
There are a few B&B for accommodation in the town. (Aug-15).
For Petrol and Diesel there is an Engen and Caltex fuel stop in the town. (Aug-15).
INFORMATION AND POSTAL SERVICES:
There is a Post Office in Luckhoff for courier services and banking. (Aug-15).
MECHANICAL REPAIRS/ TOW IN SERVICES:
Along Voortrekker Street, there is the Lombaards Garage for vehicle repairs and a fuel stop as well, Tel : +27(0)53 206 0037. (Aug-15).
There is an FNB Bank and ATM in the town. (Aug-15).
There is no hospital in the town, but there is a Luckhoff Clinic, Tel : +27(0)53 206 0099. (Aug-15).
Police contact added is for the SAPS in Luckhoff town. Emergency contact is 10111. (Aug-15).
There are supermarkets and general dealers for shopping. (Aug-15).
Public transport is available with daily taxi browse to the nearby towns. (Aug-15).
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