Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg

Welcome To Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg

Casino, Racecourse & Country Hotel in Pietermaritzburg

Situated in the rolling hills of the KwaZulu Natal Midlands, the Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg hotel is a country retreat that offers visitors the opportunity to not only enjoy the many entertainment and gaming facilities at the hotel’s Golden Horse Casino, but to unwind amid spectacular scenery.

As part of its rich heritage and unique appeal, Southern Sun Pietermaritzburg is also Africa’s only hotel to offer the combination of a casino with the nearby Scottsville Racecourse, a golden opportunity for those in search of gaming variety.

Our Rewards Programme allows you to earn SunRands on your accommodation and meals which you can use towards your next holiday or meal at one of our restaurants.

Services & Amenities

  • 79 Standard rooms, 9 Deluxe rooms, 2 Executive rooms, 5 Suites and 1 Presidential Suite
  • Rates include breakfast
  • Kids under 18 stay and eat breakfast free
  • Vigour & Verve Café - for nutritious breakfasts, light lunches and hearty dinners
  • Asian Fusion - exotic dishes infused with aromatic spices
  • Rockafella's - Theatre of Food
  • John Dory’s - fish, grills and sushi
  • 500mb of free high-speed WiFi daily
  • Swimming pool

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Golden Horse Casino: 200m
  • Scottsville Race Course: 200m
  • Natal Museum: 3km
  • Pietermaritzburg Country Club: 5km
  • Oribi Airport: 5km
  • Midlands Mall: 7km

Join the Rewards programme - sign up is FREE and easy – or sign-in to qualify for the Best Rate Guarantee, an exclusive member discount applicable to online bookings.

Physical Address
45 New England Road

GPS Coordinates: 29°36'44.53'' S | 30°23'58.88'' E

General Manager: Mbali Mkhize

Telephone: +27 33 395 8500


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