Story by: Motsieng Mooketsi
Matlosana”Klerksdorp”:Oamogetswe B&B, “Bed and Breakfast” is situated in the northern suburbs of La Hoff, Klerksdorp at Liepoldt Street.
The B&B is a family run business and it is operated and managed by Oratilwe Hlakoana a 24 year old young woman who is a BCom Investment Management student.
She says her family needed to make an extra income and as a result,…they thought of running a business in the hospitality industry. “We saw that this place has a potential to become a B&B because it’s closer to Makadu Lodge, Klerksdorp Dam and Faan Mentjies Nature Reserve“
The company was registered in 2014, and its construction began in the very same year, and only became operational in November 2017 once the first phase of construction was done.
Oamogetswe B&B offers an amazing service and all of its five rooms cater for both individuals and couples, it is also conducive for clients because of it’s strategic location.
Plans are underway to give the B&B more facelifts and other developments. The Hlakoanas still live and the house, but they plan to move out as soon as the business grows to finance itself so that it becomes a fully running business and not a family home.
The services and benefits clients enjoy for a night at Oamogetswe Bed&Breakfast include; Wifi in all the rooms, Bar fridge, Coffee and Tea station, Working station, Fan heaters, Plasma TVs, with dstv channels included.
“Their seasonal prices which fluctuates make Oamogetswe b&b a cut above the rest with a standard rate price for a single person at R600, breakfast included, and R800 for a double rate for couples with breakfast included, The b&b offers lunch and supper at additional costs“.
“They also host birthday parties and functions for a minimum of 10 people“.
Contact them on the following numbers 062 620 0101/071 801 6606/018 468 2699
Find them on Facebook Oamogetswe B&B and Instagram @OamogetseBnB
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