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The Jays Guest House

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61 Kitchener Road Clarendon, Pietermaritzburg 3201 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome settings and nestled inside a big city. I found this to be more than just a home, away from home, but indeed an atmosphere of just putting your feet up and relax and admire nature and enjoy the monkeys being carefree and playing. The...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Warm welcome, clean rooms, very quite and peaceful. Would recommend this guest house to anyone. Everything that you require is available in the rooms. From flat screen TV to DSTV with a lot of channels to choose from, Free WIFI.More

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Response from John K, Manager at The Jays Guest HouseResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you for a nice review. We do welcome all reviews, even some critical ones, because we might find something out that we were not aware of. One of our guests brought our attention to some fascias which were cracked and we had not noticed...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Excellent Value for money, good breakfast Good location, friendly owners All rooms nice, clean and i like the size of it, not like your normal hotel rooms I like every room walk out on to a nice garden

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best guest houses I have stayed in. The owners are friendly and helpful. Definitely going to stay there again. Rooms are clean with DSTV. It is also very central to town as well as all the businessesMore

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Response from John K, Owner at The Jays Guest HouseResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you for your review. It is a pleasure to be in this kind of business as most of the people visiting us are old friends rather than guests - not that we have anything against guests of course! Close to 2 out of 3...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Jay is like home away from home and it's a place of rest too , your are treated with warmth and kindness also the place is up to standard and quiet I love it their and will recommend it to any of my friends and...More

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Response from John K, Owner at The Jays Guest HouseResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We don't seem to be running a business any more - it seems that we just have family members and old friends come to visit us all the time, and we get paid as well!

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The Jays Guest House offers bed and breakfast as well as self catering accommodation. The convenience of our close proximity to the city of Pietermaritzburg combined with the tranquil ambience of the countryside ...More gives our location a distinct edge. Our situation in the leafy suburb of Clarendon, a stone's throw away from shops, restaurants, businesses, schools, the Show Grounds, hospitals, gyms, sporting facilities etc providing our business and other guests with easy access to the many amenities that Pietermaritzburg has to offer. We offer 3 recently purpose built Luxury Self-Catering Accommodation rooms with breakfast on request and 3 renovated Bed and Breakfast Accommdation units. The superior quality of our guest house accommodation in Pietermaritzburg set in a well maintained coulourful and lush sub-tropical garden ensures that we can provide friendly and comfortable hospitality for our returning guests. All our rooms are equipped with extra depth single and double/queen beds, DSTV, wi-fi, air conditioners, fridges, microwaves, fans, heaters, tea/coffee tray, bathrooms en-suite, off road parking; and the use of establishment facilities - swimming pool, Weber braai. All the rooms have separate entrances and are serviced daily. All linen is provided. We are a no smoking establishment. People are free to smoke in the garden. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
6
Price range
USD 48 - USD 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
6
Price range
USD 48 - USD 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
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Room & Suite (13)
Dining (4)
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"Rooms at back of property overlooking main house have outside veranda sitting area & are fanastic"
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