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Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg

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Overview
45 New England Road Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg 3209 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews horse hotel noise levels golden horses tsogo sun hotel restaurant excellent service room service checking out the hotel staff family and friends reception area value for money rooms are clean the ground floor enjoyed my stay breakfast and dinner bed was comfortable
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The hotel staff were very helpful and accommodating. Room and bathroom were squeaky clean. I was surprised to find that the rooms were very large as well. Room furniture had a few dings and scrapes on the corners but overall experience was fantastic. Highly recommend...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank kyler744
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great overnight stay in Pietermaritzburg. Well appointed rooms except that the views could have done with a racecourse view. Pity about the hotel being right inside the casino. Imagine one has a gambling problem and is booked here.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank M0ndeS
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was very good and met my expectations. The rooms are very nice and clean. One of the best I have been so far. I would recommend the hotel to anyone having a holiday in Durban or Pietermaritzburg.

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Maps43232183910
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall very good experience with the hotel along with casino. The show Harry & Gupta was great and we relly had fun. The most of the staff is good and gives you a good service. All together we had fun and came back with good...More

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Getaway712534
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not wanting to make the trip to the south coast in one long journey, we split the journey in two by staying in PMB. As part of the Golden Horse casino complex, the hotel is definitely aesthetically pleasing with the horse statue fountain in front....More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg Boasting both a casino and a turf race course, Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg (previously known as the Golden Horse hotel) is the only hotel in Africa and one of a very few in the More world that is a true punters' paradise. Situated in KwaZulu-Natal's capital city, Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg offers an exciting world of entertainment and gaming set against the rolling hills of the beautiful Natal Midlands. The hotel is only 45 minutes from Durban, home to some of South Africa's most spectacular beaches. A perfect destination for the leisure and business traveller, this upmarket hotel offers a world-class stay with unsurpassed hospitality. It has 96 spacious en-suite bedrooms all elegantly decorated to include plush furnishings, data lines for laptops, telephones, room safes and satellite TVs. With two versatile, state-of-the-art conference venues that can be modified into various configurations and cater for up to 500 delegates, Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg is also a distinguished conferences and special events hotel. And, with views over the race course, these facilities make a perfect setting for a classic wedding, social function, corporate banquet or a conference. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
$28 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Golden Horse Casino Hotel
Also Known As
Golden Horse Hotel Pietermaritzburg
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
$28 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Golden Horse Casino Hotel
Also Known As
Golden Horse Hotel Pietermaritzburg
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
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Traveler (32)
Dining (5)
Room & Suite (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
Business Center & Event Rooms (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"The upper floors are quiet"
mosesd780
Aug 30, 2018
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"choose deluxe rooms"
ashleyd827
Oct 15, 2017
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"Place of calm"
muengedzir
Nov 15, 2016
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"Request a room on the upper floors for less noise."
johntU7146OL
May 3, 2016
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