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About Gateside Guesthouse

Gateside Guesthouse is set in the heart of the tranquil Hilton Village only 10 km from Pietermaritzburg. Luxury accommodation is offered, with scrumptious English breakfasts. The self-catering cottages and B and B rooms have breathtaking views across the green pastures and dam, overlooking Pietermaritzburg. Both Hilton College and St. Anne's are within easy reach of Gateside. Come and browse our website. We hope you enjoy your stay.

Rhett and his wife Phillipa have both lived in Africa all their lives, and have been married for 15 years. Initially based in Zimbabwe they moved to South Africa in 2002, driven by their passion for the Kwazulu-Natal Midlands area, which is commonly referred to as the Midlands Meander. One hour’s drive south gives you the warmth of the popular Durban coast boasting both north and south coasts which host some of the most beautiful beaches in Africa. To the north within easy reach is the splendour of the famous Drakensberg Mountains.

Rhett and Phillipa Baines welcome you into their home and hope that you will enjoy your stay. Self-catering or B and B stays available and discounted packages are offered for stays of four nights or longer. Whichever you choose you can be assured of quality home comforts.

Conference Venues: Small conferences for 15 delegates maximum.Dinners are booked with nearby restaurants,(within 1km to 5kms.) All other refreshments/lunch served inhouse.Facilities include flatscreen TV, flipchart.

Family friendly: Spacious garden with large swimming pool and trampoline.Family units with self-catering available.

Romantic: Frog Cottage is set away from the rest of the guesthouse accommodation & provides an idyllic setting for honeymooners overnighting with the rooms & decks/balconies showcasing the magnificent view.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 7 hours
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 30
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 15 Reviews

Facilities

  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Pet Friendly*
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
  • Conference Venues
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Grading

  • 3 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
  • AA Highly Recommended
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Reviews for Gateside Guesthouse

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Michele Colborne
10 September 2018

Accommodation was great

Monica Lailvaux
19 October 2017

We loved the tranquility, homely atmosphere & absolute cleanliness of the place. Although only a one night stop over on our way from Johannesburg to Durban, all our requirements were met & we had a wonderful sleep over,

Elizabeth Walker
02 September 2017

Loved the room comfort and view from the room.

Des Clark
11 May 2017

Our stay was excellent

Hella Krook
02 March 2017

Our room was spacios. On the photo it was the first window at the left. No AC but fan. You could walk to a nice Little market includung a well stocked supermarket, a restaurang etc. The view was great because the place is on a top. Good to have access to the pool. Comfy beds. Helpful host.

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Gateside Guesthouse is 1.8km from the centre of Hilton , the nearest airport 90.3km (King Shaka International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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