About Royal View Apartment
Royal View Apartment is owned and administered by the popular Gecko Hill B&B, 3km away. It is available for rental on a daily rate (minimum 4 nights) as well as on lease agreement for one month and longer.
Royal View Apartment offers fully furnished accommodation in a great location in Pietermaritzburg. This self-catering corner apartment is situated at the end of a quiet cul de sac in a secure small complex on the top storey (2nd floor) making it private and light. It has wonderful views overlooking the Royal Agricultural Showgrounds, green playing fields and the leafy Victorian streets of the CBD.
Relax with a sundowner as you gaze across the city lights below with the iconic City Hall lit up in all its Victorian splendour – this marks the start of famous sporting events such as the Comrades Marathon and Amashova cycle race between Pietermaritzburg and Durban.
Self Catering Accommodation
Royal View Apartment is a lovely airy apartment consisting of one and a half bedrooms with a double bed in the main bedroom and a single bed in the smaller bedroom. Tiled throughout, it has built in cupboards in both bedrooms. A modern open plan kitchen / lounge / dining room provides all the amenities you will need for a comfortable stay. These include cutlery and crockery, toaster, kettle, microwave oven, built in 4 plate hob and oven, fridge / freezer and washing machine.
The lounge has two comfortable easy chairs, a 32” flat screen TV with digital satellite decoder while the dining area has a small Oregon pine table with two matching chairs. The bathroom consists of a shower, basin and toilet with scenic views of the city below while showering. The entrance to the apartment is well lit up at night with a sturdy security gate providing peace of mind. The apartment is serviced once a week by Gecko Hill B&B.
Within the complex there is a sparkling swimming pool to cool off during hot summer days, laundry drying lines and undercover parking. Automated, remote controlled gates and an electric fence provide a safe secure environment. The apartment has intercom connection with remote control access directly to the gate.
Royal View Apartment is the ideal location for short, medium and longer term rentals. Situated in the upmarket and leafy northern suburb of Wembley in Pietermaritzburg, it is conveniently close to the following:
Local Places of Interest:
• Royal Agricultural Showgrounds - 700m
• Cordwalles Prep School - 800m
• Redlands Hotel and Business Estate - 1km
• N3 highway to Johannesburg - 1.2km
• Victoria Road shopping centre - 1.5km
• Virgin Active gyms - 3.9km (Cascades) or 1.5km (Victoria Rd)
• City Hall (start of Comrades Marathon and Amashova) - 1.9km
• Greys Hospital - 2.5km
• Gecko Hill B&B - 3km
• Liberty Midlands Mall - 3km
• Cascades Shopping Centre and Business Park - 3.9km
• Start of Duzi Canoe Marathon - 5.4km
• University of KwaZulu-Natal Pietermaritzburg Campus - 6.4km
• N3 highway to Durban - 7km
• Pietermaritzburg Airport - 9.3km
• Midmar Dam (home of the world famous Midmar Mile swimming event) - 29.3km
KwaZulu Natal Places of Interest:
• Durban - 79km (52 minutes drive)
• Drakensberg Mountains (Sani Pass) - 154km (2 hours 53 minutes)
• Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Game Reserve - 308km (3 hours 40 minutes)
• iSimangaliso Wetland Park (St Lucia) - 309km (3 hours 53 minutes)
• Mocambique (Kosi Bay border post) - 499km (6 hours 46 minutes)