Roma

Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.
Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.

Geography and history

Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho. The town of Roma is located about 35 km from the country’s capital city, Maseru. The town was founded by Roman Catholic missionaries in 1862 and laid out in the valley named Tloutle. Roma is a densely populated area which now has three seminaries and various novitiates.

Roma is now considered the educational and spiritual heart of Lesotho. A hospital was opened in 1937 in this town and named St Joseph’s Hospital. It is now run by a Board under the Archbishop of Maseru .Roma now has three seminaries and various novitiates, and they began the institution that became the National University of Lesotho.

Accommodation

The busy town of Roma has lots of cosy accommodation options for those who wish to stay a night or two. There are guest houses, guest lodges, self-catering units and bed and breakfasts available for tourists. Please see our accommodation directory for more information on all the places to stay in the area.

Activities and attractions

Being the educational and spiritual centre of the country, Roma offers historical and natural activities and attractions for all to enjoy.

Things to do in Roma include the following:

  • Dinosaur Footprints
  • Hiking and Biking Trails
  • Makhetha Mountain
  • National University of Lesotho
  • Roman Catholic Mission
  • Roma Plateau

Businesses

The business sector of Roma is thriving thanks to its many residents. There are loads of products, souvenirs, stalls, shops and restaurants in the area to choose from. Please view our business directory for a complete list of all the businesses you will find in the area.

Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.Roma is a town situated in the Maseru region of Lesotho.

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