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The Sleeping Bao B&B - Pietermaritzburg

3 star B&B Pietermaritzburg

139 Howick Road Wembley - Pietermaritzburg

Price starting from $ 45.25
The Sleeping Bao B&B is a wonderful place to stay in South Africa and is located in a luxurious residential area, right in the heart of Pietermaritzburg. This 3-star South Africa bed and breakfast is a great starting off point for exploring the area. This includes the Midlands Meanders, the Indian Ocean, and the Drakensburg Mountains.

The bed and breakfast is located in a building that is over 70 years old and is made of brick and wood. It has a regal and elegant atmosphere that guests are sure to love. Amenities at the bed and breakfast are aimed at guests’ relaxation. There is an outdoor swimming pool (seasonal), which is heated, where guests can spend lazy afternoons soaking up the sunshine and taking a refreshing dip. There is a garden, which is well maintained and is a nice place to read a book or go for a stroll. There are barbecue facilities, as well, if you care to cook a meal outdoors with friends.

Business travelers can make use of the on-site meeting room and complimentary wireless Internet access. There is a bar if you need a cocktail. Other amenities include a tour booking services, airport transfers, laundry facilities, free parking, and lunches on request. 
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Bed and Breakfast Facilities at The Sleeping Bao

  • Bar
  • Pool bar
  • Barbecue
  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the railway station
  • Shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Meeting Room
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Laundry room
  • Garden
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

  • This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Check-in: between 1:00 PM and 9:30 PM.

Check-out: before 10:30 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Room Details

The Sleeping Bao B&B offers 6 guest rooms with climate control. Corporate travelers visiting the Pietermaritzburg area will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks.

A good night's sleep in Select Comfort mattresses will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their holiday or business trip. Bathrooms are outfitted with showers and hair dryers. Irons/ironing boards and coffee/tea makers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Rooms also include air conditioning and ceiling fans.

Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Extra beds
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • In-room ironing facilities
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer on request
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Fan
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Bed and Breakfast The Sleeping Bao

National Botanical Gardens - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
City Hall - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Tatham Art Gallery - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Voortrekker Museum - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Pietermaritzburg Oval - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Howick Golf Club - 15.9 km / 9.9 mi
Howick Public Falls - 16.6 km / 10.3 mi
Phezulu Safari Beach - 40.9 km / 25.4 mi
The Pavilion Westville - 62.4 km / 38.8 mi
University of KwaZulu-Natal - 67.4 km / 41.9 mi
Killie Campbell Africana Library - 68 km / 42.2 mi
Umgeni River Bird Park - 68.2 km / 42.4 mi
Durban Botanical Gardens - 68.7 km / 42.7 mi
Greyville Race Course - 69 km / 42.9 mi
Windsor Park Golf Course - 69.4 km / 43.1 mi
The preferred airport for The Sleeping Bao B&B is Pietermaritzburg (PZB) - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services The Sleeping Bao B&B

  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the railway station
  • Shuttle service
  • Free parking