360° virtual tours and digital twins of premises, properties, venues and environments

Naledi3d Factory offers a unique way to showcase any property –real estate, hospitality, retail, sports, arts and culture – and more.

Covering South and Southern Africa, we use Matterport’s latest 3D capture scanners and hosting services to offer you the best experience – and a professional image that helps grow your brand.

360-degree videos are typically viewed via personal computersmobile devices such as smartphones, or dedicated head-mounted displays.

Why create your own 360° virtual tour or digital twin?

Heritage, Museums and Archaeology

Virtual tours are a fun and interactive way to make museums and heritage sites accessible to a global audience and classrooms worldwide.

There are several reasons for using 360° virtual tours in museums and heritage sites:
  • Accessibility,
  • Preservation,
  • Education,
  • Engagement,
  • Cost-effective.

More info…

Click here to visit National Museum of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kinshasa.

Retail spaces— Store layout, induction and e-tailing

Simplify store management and create a consistent shopping experience across branches for customers, online and in-store. Orientate employees. Your customers can shop online, in your 360° virtual store.

There are several reasons for using 360° virtual tours in retail and e-commerce:
  • Showcasing products,
  • improving customer experience,
  • Enhancing online shopping,
  • Cost-effective,
  • Accessibility,
  • Convenience.

More info…

Click here to visit HomePoint.

Real Estate and Property Sales

With a 3D virtual tour, prospective buyers can do walkthroughs of your properties from anywhere, anytime, creating higher engagement, interest and closes.

74% of agents using Matterport scans win more listings (USA real estate).

There are several reasons for using 360° virtual tours in real estate.
  • Showcasing properties,
  • Improving customer experience,
  • Enhancing online property viewing,
  • Cost-effective,
  • Accessibility.

More info…

Click here to visit The Jensen’s house in Pretoria

Click here to visit Ottawa, ON, Canada.

List properties & offer 24/7 open houses

Capture and promote your listings by posting virtual tours on your website, or publish directly to an MLS, realtor.com and other popular sites. Prospective buyers can walk through properties on their own from anywhere, anytime and any device.

Commercial real estate and Property letting

Create online engagements and new efficiencies in the search and evaluation process, saving time and money, and creating a competitive edge for everyone.

There are several reasons for using 360° virtual tours in commercial letting:
  • Showcasing spaces,
  • Improving customer experience,
  • Enhancing online property viewing,
  • Cost-effective,
  • Accessibility,
  • Convenience, Increased visibility,
  • Visualizing space usage,
  • Flexibility in decision-making.

More info…

85% reduction in commercial property transaction times with digital twins.

Click here The Innovation Hub – The Innovation Centre


Virtual tours are a marketing tool that allows potential customers to explore a property or business in a digital format. This can include 360-degree views, interactive elements, and other features that give the user a sense of what it would be like to be physically present in the location. 

Virtual tours can provide several advantages in a marketing strategy for a company or non-profit organization. These include:
  • Increased accessibility,
  • Cost savings,
  • Improved engagement,
  • Increased visibility,
  • Accessibility for people with disabilities.

More info…

Click here to visit The South African Creative Industries Incubator 


Tourism, Travel and Hospitality

From vacation rentals to hotels and event spaces. Elevate and promote your business through 3D tours that increase bookings, driving higher occupancy.

14%  increase in bookings with virtual tours (USA travel and hospitality).

300%  greater engagement with 3D tours compared to 2D images (USA travel and hospitality, 2020).

There are several reasons for using 360° virtual tours in tourism, travel, and hospitality:
  • Showcasing destinations,
  • Improving customer experience,
  • Enhancing online travel planning,
  • Cost-effective,
  • Accessibility,
  • Convenience,
  • Increased visibility,
  • Marketing tool,
  • Decision making.

More info…

Click here to visit Villa Mahita.

Increase bookings & occupancy rates

Offer the ultimate booking experience. Capture and promote your rental property in 3D on apartments.com, VRBO, and other popular sites to help your property stand out from the competition


Whether you’re an insurance carrier, a claims adjuster or a property owner, a 3D scan/virtual tour ensures the most accurate, transparent, and fair documentation and valuation for claims. This helps to process claims faster.

There are several reasons for using 360° virtual tours in insurance, claims management and restoration, including:
  • Remote assessment,
  • Improved accuracy,
  • Faster claims processing,
  • Communication,
  • Safety,
  • Documenting,
  • Restoration.

More info…

Click here to visit 1 Insurance Way, Ona,

Document your belongings for potential losses

Create a highly accurate and comprehensive 3D digital record of your home belongings for any potential losses and insurance claims.

Facilities Management

A digital twin gives immersive access to critical building intelligence. Includes accurate measurements of the structure and equipment dimensions.

There are several reasons for using 360° virtual tours in facilities management, including:
  • Remote access,
  • Cost savings,
  • Improved communication,
  • Safety,
  • Documenting,
  • Marketing.

More info…

Click here to visit Fontana Infinity – Facilities.

Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC)

Increase build accuracy and speed and reduce costs. Relevant to architecture, engineering, or construction, collaborate and streamline documentation. 

There are several reasons to use virtual tours and digital twins in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC):
  • Visualization and communication,
  • Planning and collaboration,
  • Quality control and safety,
  • Training and education,
  • Cost and Time Savings,
  • Asset Management.

More info…

Click here to visit Under Construction Home

Share home improvement ideas

Matterport is a great way to showcase your latest room or space makeovers. Identify key features with Mattertags for a binge-worthy show and tell.

Some Statistics from Matterport’s experience in the US market:


of REAL ESTATE agents using Matterport win more listings


TRAVEL & HOSPITALITY increase in bookings with virtual tours


COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE reduction in transaction time with Matterport digital twins


Greater engagement with 3D tours compared to 2D images (2020, hospitality)


Of shoppers are interested in shopping online, but in 3D—having the reassurance of your bricks and mortar presence in the real-world




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    3D Virtual Walkthroughs

    Take a virtual tour of the space, moving from room to room as if you are in the building.

    Alternatively, sit back and watch an automated video tour of the property. Your choice.

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    Add Multimedia tags

    Label the key features of your space by adding tags like notes, videos, and photos.

    These tags will guide your virtual visitors to the more important aspects of your space and its content, creating an information-rich experience.

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    Floor Plan View

    Quickly understand the property’s layout by getting a bird’s-eye view of the space as a conventional 2D floor plan.

    This will give you a top-down perspective which will help you quickly understand how the rooms and spaces within the property are connected and positioned.

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    Dollshouse Views

    View a 3D representation of the property from the exterior by zooming out.

    You can rotate the digital twin along any axis to see the space from any perspective.

    This gives you a good feel of the overall layout of the property.

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    Use the measurement tool

    Measure the dimensions of the space’s walls, doors, windows, furniture and other objects.

    This, for example, helps you determine if furniture or equipment will fit through doorways, hallways, and other areas, giving you a better understanding of how the space can be managed.

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    Google Street view

    Allows one-click publication of Matterport immersive 3D Spaces into Google Street View and, by extension, Google Search and Google Maps, too.

    Other industries include:

    Education & E-learning






    Emergency & Medical Services

    For more information on 360° Virtual Tours click here

    Immersive. Simple. Free.

    Turn any space into an immersive 3D digital twin that you can share for work, play, and everything in between. So whether you’re a content creator pushing the boundaries of creativity, a home improvement aficionado looking to share your latest home project, a business owner wanting to engage prospective customers 24/7, or a contractor documenting daily site conditions, we have you covered.