Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Beaufort West

​​​​​About Beaufort West

Beaufort West is a town in the Western Cape province in South Africa. 

Muslim Prayer Facilities

       Beaufort West Mosque​

       De Klerk Avenue, New Town

       Beaufort West​

Clinical Site

Beaufort West Hospital is a district hospital with a 57-bed capacity. District hospitals serve a defined population within a health district and support primary health care; with a district hospital package of care on a 24-hour basis. They have general practitioners, family physicians and clinical nurse practitioners providing health services; it includes in-patient and ambulatory health services as well as emergency health services.

       District hospitals provide:

  • Services of a family physician – not available at all district hospitals
  • Specialist outreach clinics – this varies from weekly visits to monthly visits depending on the specialty and the logistics involved.
  • The clinics are run by specialists visiting from regional hospitals and supported by the district hospital

       Most district hospitals have specialist clinics in the following domains:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • General surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Take note: some hospitals also have ENT clinics

Participating Departments

       Family Medicine and Primary Care, Community Health & Rehabilitation Studies

Academic Supervisors

Dr Braam MullerAcademic Supervisor


 Information & Communications Technology (ICT)​

There are laptops and routers available from the SUNLOC office. Each item issued will require a R100 refundable deposit. Damaged, lost or late return of items will result in the forfeiture of the refundable deposit.

 Accommodation Details and Contact Person/s

 Hannah's Haven


Contact Person
Hanna Muller
Contact Number  
060 450 4936

Keys for guesthouse can be collected from Hanna upon arrival. Upon departure, keys are to be dropped off.

Address and driving directio​ns

       Hannah's Haven

       44 Danie Theron Street, Beaufort West

Get on N1 in Loevenstein from Francie Van Zijl Drive & Mike Pienaar Boulevard (4.7km). Turn right to merge onto onto N1 toward Paarl (450m). Merge onto N1 (441km). Turn right onto Danie Theron Street (140m). 



  • Fully equipped kitchen with all cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils provided
  • Fridge
  • Microwave oven
  • Toaster & Kettle


  • 1 fully furnished bedroom – beddings and towels provided


  • En-suite bathroom with shower
  • Please conserve water and electricity at all times as we are in crisis


  • Students are required to keep all communal areas and their bedrooms clean at all times
  • Communal areas will be cleaned by cleaning staff once per week according to their schedule
  • Kitchen is to be kept neat and tidy at all times, no pile up of dirty tableware
  • Laundry facilities are available – one load per student per week

Inclusions & Exclusions

The following items are allowed in room:

  • Radio or CD player
  • Extension cord, multi-plug
  • Electronic alarm clock/radio
  • TV
  • Ironing Board & Iron
  • Kettle
  • Tested hairdryer / hot brush / hair iron

The following items are prohibited in all rooms:

  • Smoking
  • Pets
  • Overnight guests – family, friends and acquaintances
  • Loud music and disruptive behavior

Safety & Security

  • Keep cars locked and keep valuables out of vie​w
  • Students are urged to look after keys, locks and remotes as the safety of all students will be jeopardized in the event of a loss
  • Personal valuable items are to be locked away when not in use
  • Close all windows and lock all doors upon exit
  • Report any incidents or complaints immediately to Ms. Nicole Crow on 082 420 4864

     Distance to site: ​447 Km's
    ​​Your safety is a priority to the SUNLOC team and Stellenbosch University.

Be alert and do not compromise your own safety under any circumstances.