Lincoln Cottages B&B or Self Catering Accommodation Pietermaritzburg

Lincoln Cottages

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at 12 Stamford Avenue, Pietermaritzburg, 3021, Natal Midlands, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

About Lincoln Cottages

Pietermaritzburg is the hub of the Natal Midlands, and is the Capital of KwaZulu Natal. The City therefore plays a leading role in the economy of the region.

Lincoln Cottages is nestled amongst indigenous Acacia trees in the tranquil suburb of Lincoln Meade, and offers an ideal base from which both the business man and holiday maker can operate from, be it for that business convention lunch, or simply to explore what our region has to offer the tourist.

Lincoln Cottages spans more than three quarters of an acre and comprises of four fully self-catering cottages which are able to sleep up to 16 guests. Our establishment is child friendly and equipped with jungle gym in the gardens. We have a communal swimming pool and braai area. All cottages have DStv, offer tea and coffee facilities and are serviced on a daily basis.


The Nederberg Cottage:
This lovely quaint cottage is home away from home. The cottage has one room and open plan lounge and seperate kitchen, and is complete with quarry tiled shower. The main bedroom has a queen size bed and two single beds in the lounge area. The kitchen is fully fitted.

The Backsberg Cottage:
This cottage sleeps two people and has an en-suite shower. The kitchen is fully fitted. The unique feature of this cottage is the outside patio that has the best views of the gardens, and faces the communal braai area and entertainment centre.

The Obikwa Apartment:
This apartment is attached to the main house. It is tastefully decorated and comprises a main bedroom and an open plan kitchen / lounge. It sleeps four people and has a baby room with sleeper couch that sleeps two children.

Chateau Cottage:
This modern finish cottage is the largest of all our self-catering cottages. This Chateau can sleep up to 6 people. It has two rooms and open plan lounge and kitchen. The kitchen boasts fully fitted cherry wood cupboards with granite tops, complete with a hob and oven as well as a breakfast nook. The main bedroom has a King size bed and two single beds in the second bedroom as well as a double sleeper in the lounge area. The bathroom hosts both a shower and a bath.


We are fully self-catering, however full English breakfast is also offered as well as other meals to order.


Pets are allowed on conditions they are small and are house trained. Owners must bring their own pet baskets and pets are not allowed to sleep on beds or sofas. Reception must be notified of the type of pet to be accommodated on confirming the booking.


Smoking is not allowed inside the cottages.

Location & Attractions

We are only 40 minutes away from the Indian Ocean and the entertainment hub of Durban, 35 minutes away from the majestic Drakensberg Mountains and on the doorstep of the cultural Midlands Meander. The Durban ( King Shaka) International Airport is just over one hour drive from us. We are 10 minutes away from Pietermaritzburg’s Oribi Airport. We are situated close to the N3 and only minutes away from all local attractions such as the Liberty Mall, the Golden Horse Casino, and many renowned schools and sporting venues.

For tourists and visitors to our beautiful city, we are close to the Royal Agricultural Show grounds and the City hall which is the starting point of the World renowned long distance Comrades Marathon race. Another sporting highlight of the year is the well-known Duzi River Canoe Marathon, the start of which is only 15 minutes’ drive away. The annual Midmar Mile world class swimming event is held close to Howick on the Midmar Dam and is a mere 25 minute drive from Lincoln Cottages.


Lincoln Cottages is a member of the Midlands Bed & Breakfast Association

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Disabled equipped
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Wheelchair Friendly

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wheelchair access

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance


AA Quality Assured Accommodation Recommended

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -29.620555554888888
Longitude: 30.429166666

Closest airport(s)
King Shaka International - 90km
Pietermaritzburg Airport - 5km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in/out times may be arranged, please enquire.

Listed on
May 2012 - 7 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

A big thank you to Monica. Really enjoyed our stay at Lincoln cottages. Tranquil and peaceful absolutely clean, Real value for money. Just loved the...

Lucy Gaskin, Pmb Travellers' Rating


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