Group Accommodation

Why not make the best of your visit to the Cradle of Humankind, and book a school tour for a few nights? We offer group accommodation for up to 120 learners or adults, with separate rooms for teachers or leaders in our Hominin House.

Maropeng’s Hominin House, group accommodation facility is situated in the scenic grasslands surrounding the visitor centre.

The grounds have a lot of outdoor space in which to relax after a day of learning about evolution. Learners can play basketball, volleyball, football and table tennis in the outdoor space surrounding the accommodation facility.

Click on the file name below to download the Hominin House information pack. The pack includes facts and figures about group accommodation facilities at Hominin House.

Please call us on +27 (0) 14 577 9000, or e-mail for rates, availability or more information.

Download the latest Hominin House menu options

Hominin House information pack (zipped 11.1MB pdf)

Visitor Information

Opening times

Maropeng 09h00 - 17h00 every day

(Please note that Maropeng will be closed on Thursday, 26 July 2018 for a private event) 

Sterkfontein Caves 09h00 - 17h00 every day

Rates and specials


Adults: R120 | Children (under 18): R65
Children under 4: free
Pensioners: R65 (for both sites)
Students: R75
School groups: R65 per pupil

Sterkfontein Caves

Adults: R165 | Children (under 18): R97
Children under 4: free
Pensioners: R65 (for both sites)
Students: R100
School groups: R90 per pupil

Combination ticket

Adults: R190 | Children (under 18): R125

Pensioners: R65 

School groups: R120 per pupil

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Please note: No pets are allowed at Maropeng and Sterkfontein. Service dogs and guide dogs are the exception

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