I have avoided the place for a few years and gave it another bash last week. The bed is 6 inches too short, the light is on outside the room all night and there is no way of switching it off. Half the TV channels never worked.
My Credit Card details were left on their front desk all day and when I complained the duty manager was particularly rude !
Tranquil, I don’t think so, The highway noise was continuous all night and with the short bed and outside light I don’t think I slept a wink.
Now I know why I stopped using it
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Ascot Inn is your perfect home-from-home whilst visiting Pietermaritzburg. You'll receive a warm welcome backed by friendly and efficient service and comfortable accommodation. Ascot Inn's charming rooms are converted racehorse stables, which,in their day stabled legendary racehorses competing at the neighbouring Scottsville Race Course. These units boast upmarket facilities-all en-suite, hot & cold airconditioning, secure parking as well as 14 DSTV Channels.All units are nestled in landscaped gardens, which have "nooks and crannies" to explore. Relax and unwind in the "Gallop Inn Pub and Grill" where breakfast and dinner is served daily. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Ascot Hotel Pietermaritzburg