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Boasting panoramic views of Pietermaritzburg, Lexden offers accommodation set amongst a lush garden. Located 1.9 miles from City Hall, this guest house offers free, WiFi and free private parking.

Each of the stylishly decorated units at Lexden is spacious and has a seating area equipped with a satellite TV. The en suite bathrooms are fitted with a bath and a shower, and bathrobes and slippers are provided for your comfort.

A full English breakfast is available at Lexden.

Liberty midlands mall is 1.9 miles from the property, while the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal is 4.3 miles away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Lexden has been welcoming guests since 26 Sept 2016.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish

Free private parking available on-site

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 2
Double Room
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 2
Double Room
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 4
Deluxe Family Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 5
Family Room
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 sofa bed and
  • 1 large double bed
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  • The staff speak English

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Host Information

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Lexden is a unique property, in extent 5500 square metres with panoramic views of Pietermaritzburg. Situated 3km from the City Hall, Lexden is conveniently situated to the shopping, business and restaurant hub and the N3 (National Motorway). The spacious stylishly appointed rooms and apartments offer outstanding comfort and decor, luxury facilities, peace and tranquility.
Languages spoken: Afrikaans,English,Zulu
Property surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • Treated Timber Products
    0.5 miles
  • Parklane Shopping Centre
    1.2 miles
  • Cascades Shopping Centre
    1.2 miles
  • Liberty Midlands Mall
    1.4 miles
  • KwaZulu-Natal Museum
    1.8 miles
  • Msunduzi Museum
    1.8 miles
  • Queen Elizabeth Park Nature Reserve
    2 miles
  • Mediclinic Pietermaritzburg
    2.4 miles
  • Queen Elizabeth Nature Reserve
    2.7 miles
  • Comrades Marathon House
    2.9 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Olive & Oil
    1.2 miles
  • Restaurant Coffeeberry Cafè
    1.2 miles
  • Restaurant La Vitaè Italian Restuarant
    1.7 miles
  • Cafe/bar Essence Deli Cafè
    1.9 miles
Top attractions
  • Butterflies for Africa
    3 miles
  • The Quarry Centre KwaZulu-Natal
    3.8 miles
  • Hayfields Mall
    4 miles
  • Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve
    8.9 miles
  • Fairways on Main Shopping Centre
    9.8 miles
  • Howick Falls
    10 miles
  • Howick Museum
    10.1 miles
  • Natal Zoological Gardens
    10.8 miles
  • Karloof Farmer's Market
    10.9 miles
Closest airports
  • Pietermaritzburg Airport
    4.9 miles
  • King Shaka International Airport
    45.7 miles
How to get to Lexden from King Shaka International Airport
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Lexden
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secured parking
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Electric blankets
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Zulu
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House rules Lexden takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 20:00


04:00 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

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Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Lexden accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that guests arriving after 20:00, on the day of arrival, may be subject to a late checkin fee. Lexden cannot accommodate guests arriving after 22:00.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

This property is located in a residential area and guests are asked to refrain from excessive noise.

Please inform Lexden in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Lexden

  • Room options at Lexden include:

    • Double
    • Family

  • Check-in at Lexden is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Lexden is 1.6 miles from the centre of Pietermaritzburg.

  • Lexden offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 3 km)

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Lexden (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Secured parking
    • Free parking

  • The prices at Lexden may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Guests staying at Lexden can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • À la carte

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Lexden by:

    • Car 1h 20min