rating: 8, reviews: 16
Working: 18 years is a popular web hosting provider in South Africa known for its exceptional performance in terms of page speed and uptime. One notable feature is that they offer a free domain name with any plan you choose. Their pricing is reasonable compared to other servers in South Africa. However, their customer support needs improvement as they tend to provide guidance rather than actively solving issues for you.

Designed specifically for the African market, Afrihost offers a strong h.. Read more »

Plans and Pricing

Silver Home--1 pcs1 Gb$2.83
Gold Home--1 pcs2 Gb$3.4
Gold Home Windows--1 pcs2 Gb$6.86
Platinum Pro---50 Gb$25.32
Platinum Pro Windows--3 pcs50 Gb$36.75

VPS Bronze Cloud-2 Gb1 pcs100 Gb$20.77
VPS Silver Cloud-4 Gb2 pcs200 Gb$32.3
VPS Gold Cloud-6 Gb3 pcs300 Gb$38.07
VPS Platinum Cloud-8 Gb4 pcs500 Gb$49.6
VPS Managed Cloud Gold-6 Gb3 pcs300 Gb$69.8

Bronze Intel Xeon E3-12303.2 GHz8 Gb4 pcs2000 Gb$58.84
Silver Intel Xeon E3-12303.2 GHz16 Gb4 pcs2000 Gb$73.26
Managed Bronze E3-12303.2 GHz8 Gb4 pcs2000 Gb$107.87
Platinum Intel Xeon E3-12303.2 GHz32 Gb4 pcs3000 Gb$177.1

Reviews on


For the past six months, I have been using Afrihost for a web portal belonging to one of my customers in South Africa. We selected this provider because of its exceptional performance in terms of page speed and uptime. A notable feature is that they .. Read more »
Afrihost offers a strong hosting solution designed specifically for the African market. The server speeds are reliable, and the inclusion of their mobile app is a positive addition. However, the process of transitioning to their platform was somewhat.. Read more »
I have been a customer of Afrihost for the past 2 years, and I find their pricing options to be both fair and dependable. However, their customer support is a bit sluggish and their user interface can be confusing for new users. Nonetheless, my overa.. Read more »
I highly recommend Afrihost to all my clients as a business owner. I gave it a rating of 4 stars, mostly because phone support availability has decreased recently. It has become more difficult to reach someone on the phone or find important informati.. Read more »
I have had a generally positive experience with Afrihost. Their pricing is excellent, although there were some discrepancies in domain prices when adding them to the cart. If you are looking for an email address, Afrihost is a great choice, although .. Read more »
The customer support service is not top-notch as they are slow to address problems and even when they do, the problems may not be completely resolved. However, other aspects of the service are satisfactory, including reasonable pricing and an impress.. Read more »
For the past year and a half, I have been a customer of Afrihost. At first, I had difficulty finding a reliable NodeJS server, but Afrihost provided me with an excellent three-year package. Whenever I needed assistance, their support team promptly ad.. Read more »
Advantages - Affordable prices and a wide range of options to choose from. - Constant support available through various channels. Disadvantages - The use of shared hosting and the large number of customers on Afrihost can result in your website bei.. Read more »
Based on my extensive experience with, I can confirm that they offer a generous amount of disk space for web storage in their basic package. This package also includes a complimentary domain name. Furthermore, their customer support is a.. Read more »
I had a terrible experience with their service. They were unable to support my WordPress site, which I discovered only after purchasing a domain and paying for hosting. While their support for non-WordPress sites was slightly better, it still fell sh.. Read more »
I have chosen to host a couple of websites with Afrihost primarily because they are one of the well-established and reputable hosting companies in South Africa that still provide hosting services using PHP versions below PHP 8.0. The signup process i.. Read more »
I had a positive experience with Afrihost, as I utilized their services for hosting an ASP.NET Site on a Windows Server. The overall process was smooth and I was pleased with the reliability and affordability of their offerings.
Although Afrihost is highly professional and provides excellent service, I am constantly searching for alternative websites to host my WordPress. Unfortunately, Afrihost does not offer this service. Nevertheless, their overall service is outstanding .. Read more »
We do not advise using Afrihost as our domain host due to ongoing difficulties that have persisted for nearly a month without resolution. Therefore, we are actively seeking a different service provider as running our small business under these circum.. Read more »
The hosting market in South Africa is small and there is intense competition among companies. As a result, many of the major hosting companies also provide internet service and sometimes even offer web development services. Afrihost is one of the la.. Read more »
I have been a customer of Afrihost since their inception, when they provided affordable mobile broadband options. Their CEO used to send regular emails with updates, which I found impressive. Over time, Afrihost has expanded their services to include.. Read more »