We guarantee the best prices for virtual servers in South Africa starting from only R89 per month
HOSTAFRICA runs all servers exclusively on fast SSD and deploys only the latest Intel processor generation
LOCAL & GLOBAL
You can choose between servers based in South Africa and servers based in Europe
Your data security is our top priority. We use Redundant Storage to give you peace of mind
Virtual Server Plans
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Check out the various addons HOSTAFRICA offers to enhance your hosting and virtual server experience. You can select the addons during the order process. If you have any questions, please let us know via Live-Chat or submit a ticket.
SSD (per 240GB)
R150 / Month for XXL & XXL+ only
Additional IP Address
R19 / Month
Plesk Web Admin Edition
R149 / Month
cPanel & WHM
R249 / Month
Plesk Web Host Edition
R399 / Month
Plesk Web PRO Edition
R199 / Month
Facts about HOSTAFRICA VPS
No hidden costs since traffic
is always included
Gain full root access and deploy the services you need.
We deploy SSDs only. SSD is 20 times faster than standard SATA disk drives.
Need more IPs?
One static IPv4 is included. Order more IPs if your business grows
High level of reliability
Your Hosting is in good hands. We guarantee for 99.9% uptime!
You need more power? Upgrade your plan or ask for a custom offer
We offer you full control of your backups for a fee
Cancel your contract anytime
If you don’t need our service anymore. No problem, you can cancel at anytime!
Over 15 years experience
HOSTAFRICA servers are designed by German cloud computing pioneers
NEED HELP? Any Questions?
SEE FOR YOURSELF!
HOSTAFRICA, Excellent service for more than 10 years now
Just wanted to take a moment to compliment the service I received from HOSTAFRICA. You guys have always responded within great time and assistance. I appreciate the professional approach and attitude of the company. Been hosting with you guys for around 10 years now. Thank you to the team at hostafrica.co.za too! Amazing Job.
Fantastic service and product knowledge
After migrating our site to HOSTAFRICA – I feel compelled to write a short review of our experience. We ran into all sorts of scalability issues at previous hosts. They were only interested in selling more servers to us – without any guidance on how to handle traffic and server load. Not so at HOSTAFRICA – they were able to stress test our site and identify several bottlenecks. Thanks to them, our developers were able to optimize the components that caused strain on the database. We are amazed by their knowledge when it comes to databases and clustering – for the first time in years our site can effortlessly handle the influx of visitors when we run a promotion. Thank you Michael and HOSTAFRICA team – you guys are great!
ABOUT VIRTUAL PRIVATE SERVERS
HOSTAFRICA provides fast, reliable and secure storage space and access, as well as Virtual Private Server (VPS) hosting for websites in South Africa and Europe.
As one of only a few secure VPS hosting providers in South Africa and Europe, we have ensured that we can offer the highest speeds of access in both regions which in turn gives us a truly competitive edge. HOSTAFRICA’s team has secured server locations in South Africa which attend to the needs of our African customers and together with our Data Centre in Dusseldorf, Germany we are able to serve our European clients too.
Our services in both South Africa and Europe are optimised for reliability and high availability. Our VPS hosting service is offered to both Linux and Microsoft users and we offer five specific VPS plans to suit our various clients’ specific needs. These VPS hosting plans are designed to suit any type and size of business, with affordable monthly payment options.
No matter your Virtual Private Server hosting needs, if you want the best service in virtual server hosting then you can turn to HOSTAFRICA. We underpin our standard of excellence by using only well-known and trustworthy brands of both hardware and software.
FAQ – Got questions? We got answers!
I can't find a suitable server size on your website, help?
We can offer you a VPS to your exact needs. If you don’t find a suitable server size on our website , please contact us so we can offer you a tailored server to your exact requirements.
Can I move my websites from my current hosting to HOSTAFRICA?
Sure! If you have an existing hosting plan or server based on Plesk or cPanel with another hosting company we would be happy to take care of your migration.
Do you keep a backup of my servers?
At reasonable rates, we offer you full flexibility of your backups. These are snapshots that allow you to roll back your virtual server to a previous state.
Which Operating systems come with the Virtual Server?
Currently you can choose between the following Linux versions: Cent OS 7, Cent OS 6, Debian 8.0, Debian 7.0, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 14.10, Fedora 23, Fedora 22. For Windows we offer Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2016. Other Version are available on request.
How much CPU do I get?
A vCPU is a Virtual Processing Unit. One or more vCPUs are assigned to a Virtual Machine (VM). Each vCPU is seen as a single physical CPU core by your servers operating system. Larger packages include more vCPU’s. The CPU is very often not a limiting factor. In the majority of the used cases the most important factor is how much RAM (memory) is needed. Modern PHP/MySQL scripts often use a lot of RAM, so RAM is very important when deciding on the package you buy.
How many IP addresses do I get with my VPS?
Each server is deployed with 1 IP address to start with. You can request additional IP’s from us in case you need it. In such a case we charge a small monthly amount in addition.
How many websites can I host on my Virtual Server?
You can host as many websites as you like on your virtual server, we do not define any limit. You just have to ensure the size of your VPS is always sufficient for the amount of resources your sites use. Your VPS can be upgraded or downgraded at any time to suit the number of sites you intend to host.
How can I upgrade or downgrade my server plan?
Easily login to your customer section, choose the product and click up- or downgrade. Upgrades will be processed immediately, downgrades at the end of the month.