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Mafeteng

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General Information

Mafeteng is the capital town of the Mafeteng region of Lesotho. The name of this town is Sesotho and it means “Lefeta’s place”. Lefeta, meaning “traveller”, was the nickname of a well-known magistrate who worked in the area a long time ago. Mafeteng has since grown into a busy trading centre that once served as an important staging post during the war.

Mafeteng is located 76 km from Maseru, Lesotho’s capital city.  The Gun War of 1880 was fought near this town and the cemetery contains a monument in the form of an obelisk to commemorate the soldiers who fought in this war. Mafeteng has a large population total of about 60 000 residents.

Accommodation

Being the capital town of the region, Mafeteng offers loads of visitor accommodation for those who wish to stay the night. Facilities in the area include bed and breakfasts, self-catering units, guest houses, hotels and camping sites. Please go to our accommodation directory for more information on places to stay in the area.

Activities and attractions

Mafeteng is a town loaded with historical sites and natural surroundings. There are activities for every member of the family to enjoy.

Things to do in Mafeteng include the following:

  • Bantu Sport Stadium
  • British War Memorial
  • Buy N Take
  • Diphiring Mill
  • Hiking and Biking

Businesses

The business community of Mafeteng is thriving thanks to the export industry. There are many shops, products, stalls, souvenirs and restaurants to choose from in the area. Please visit our business directory if you would like a full list of all the businesses you will find in the region.

Mafeteng Tourism Office Information
Telephone: (+266) 22312427
E-mail: uristinfo@ltdc.org.ls
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