About At Home Self Catering
At Home Self Catering is located in the leafy northern suburb of Clarendon in Pietermaritzburg. We offer our clientele an up market, stylish apartment, which is conveniently situated for business and / or pleasure.
This fully renovated apartment offers guests a private, comfortable and secure stay at affordable rates. We are very close to the Royal Show grounds, start of the Duzi canoe marathon, Comrades Marathon, Umashova cycle race, and many other cultural and sporting events. In addition to this we are within 3-8km of many of Maritzburgs best schools, including The Wykeham Collegiate, St Johns, Cordwalles, St Charles, GHS, Merchiston and Maritzburg College.
Business people enjoy staying with us as they can come and go as they want and are close to three exclusive business parks, namely Redlands, VCC and Hilltops business parks. For those who are visiting loved ones in one of PMBs most popular hospitals, Greys, Medi-Clinic and St Annes are a 5 minute drive away.
Self Catering Accommodation
Our apartment sleeps 8 adults plus 2 children and comprises two bedrooms, a full bathroom, a spacious fully equipped granite kitchen as well as an open plan dining room and lounge with small balcony. One bedroom has a king size bed, air-conditioner unit, fan and built-in cupboards and the other, two single beds and built-in cupboards.
Our two rooms are comfortable and have contemporary dιcor and furnishings. We use 100% percale linen to ensure our guests feel right at home and get a good nights sleep.
The property has remote access with secure under-cover parking. There is easy access to the N3 motorway making this the perfect destination for all visiting PMB whether it's for business, sporting events, arts and crafts, or special occasions. This unit is also ideal for "relocation" purposes as well as long-term stays.
Television with M-Net, Super Sport 1, SABC 1, 2, 3 and E-TV
Heater and air-conditioner
Secure, off-street under cover parking for one vehicle and open parking for others.
We are a non-smoking establishment, however you can smoke outside.
Remote controlled access
Serviced every alternate day
Laundry done on request
Continental breakfast on request
Provided for our guests are board games, magazines and a DVD player. A video store is 2km away or bring your own selection of cds and DVDs. Within walking distance are five fine restaurants to entertain clients or enjoy a steak, sushi, pasta and a good glass of wine.
Numerous great restaurants within walking distance
Victoria road shopping centre (within 1km) - Virgin Active Gym, Pick 'n Pay, Emergency pharmacy, Medical centre, Nando's and other shops
Liberty Midlands Mall (3km)
The Royal Show Grounds (2km)
Within 4km of 4 exclusive office parks, these include: Redlands Estate, Cascades Office Park, Hill Tops Office Park and Victoria Country Club.
Victoria Country Club; one of the best golf courses in KwaZulu Natal (5km)
10km from Oribi airport
Two lovely nature reserves are in close proximity; Queen Elizabeth Park and Fern cliff Nature Reserve both have lovely walking trails and picnic areas
Private and High schools: The Wykeham Collegiate and Cordwalles are within 2kms while Maritzburg College, Girls High School, St Johns and St Charles College are within 6km
The village of Hilton is a short 10 min drive away. Cowan House Prep School and St Anne's School for Girls are both situated in this area, while Grace College and Hilton College are a little further out on the Hilton College Road
Mountain bike trails are plentiful in and around Pietermaritzburg. Known as the mountain biking hot spot, we have now been firmly placed on the map, with the recent World Champs been held in Pietermaritzburg. Cedara, Cascades, Worldsview, Fern Hill, Garlick Timbers, Karkloof, Howick, Bisley Nature Reserve, Cumberland Nature Reserve, Midmar Dam and Nature reserve are all fantastic world class spots to ride.
Close to the start of major sporting events, including the Duzi Canoe Marathon and Comrades Marathon
Greys Hospital, St Annes Hospital and Medi Clinic (less than 5km)
Two major dams; Midmar Dam and Albert Falls (approximately 20 minutes)
Durban's beautiful beaches and numerous tourist attractions are within 80km
The Central and Southern Drakensberg (approximately 90 minutes)
The Midlands Meander arts and crafts route which includes numerous and varied country restaurants and craft shops is easy to access
The spectacular Howick Falls and Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve are highly recommended in Howick. A short drive from Howick is the birders paradise of Karkloof which also features the acclaimed Karkloof Canopy Tour.
We do not provide airport transfers and do not have credit card facilities.