Mbombela Stadium boasts had the lowest construction cost of all 5 newly constructed 2010 World Cup Stadiums and through efficient design achieved the highest percentage of seats under roof at 94%. The spectators at Mbombela sit closer to the pitch than at any other World Cup venue.
Location: Neslpruit, Mpumalanga
Date of Completion: 15/11/2009
Total sqm: 76 600 m²
What is the best feature about this building and why are you captivated by it?
"It's signature features, the 16 lofty giraffe roof support masts and zebra striped seating induce a sense of the majestic wildlife inhabiting the nearby Kruger National Park." – Mike Bell