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176 Howick Road Athlone, Pietermaritzburg 3201 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Spent the night for the Amashova race as my normal hotel was fully booked. Premise is beautiful and rooms are well decorated and comfortable. 3/4 beds may be a tad small for 6 foot plus gentlemen. Service needs improvement. On arrival was not met by...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from KarrinH3, Owner at LexdenResponded 24 October 2018

Hello RJ, Thank you for the review of your stay at Lexden. 1. Our apologies for not having our staff waiting for you at the entrance to our guest house. Our lady on duty was seeing to the curtains in your room as she had...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018

We have had 3 unfortunate experiences with Lexden B&B every time I re book hoping that it will change but I have been burnt three times and it will be the last. On arrival our room was occupied with other guests and had to wait...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from KarrinH3, Owner at LexdenResponded 19 October 2018

Hello Melanie, Thank you for publishing your complaint on Trip Advisor. We all have to have complaints every now and again, it is the nature of our industry. We have apologised over and over again to both you and your husband, offered you a greatly...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018

What a fantastic experience and stay - most helpful and friendly staff, beautiful rooms with thoughtful detail to make the stay more comfortable and a delicious breakfast. Free and efficient internet. Location is perfect - close to town centre for business, restaurants etc. and yet...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Karrin H, Owner at LexdenResponded 29 August 2018

Hello Fernanda, Delighted to see your very positive review on my return from holiday and thrilled that my staff took good care of you. We look forward to having you back at Lexden. Thank you, Karrin

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Beautiful room with all amenities. Breakfast was delicious and the staff were polite and willing to help with any request. Hotel close to restaurants and shops and view amazing. Stay was most enjoyable and will return!

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

The nicest guest house we have stayed in, clean, warn, friendly, neat.... AMAZING. The staff were friendly and made sure my family were comfortable, the rooms were so beautiful, it really felt like home away from home. If we have to go back to Pietermaritzburg...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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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 More restaurant hub and the N3 (National Road) The spacious stylishly appointed rooms and apartments offer outstanding comfort and decor, luxury facilities, peace and tranquility. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$123 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
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US$123 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
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"I stayed in Room 3 but all the rooms are beautifully furnished with lots of light and comfort"
21 Aug 2018
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"The apartment rooms are perfect for longer stays"
06 Dec 2017
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"Apartment has all the facilities, comfortable"
13 Sep 2017
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"All the rooms are amazing, but recommend the downstairs room for a family with children."
07 Jun 2017
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