The Sleeping Bao B&B was established about in 2006, in the heart of
Pietermaritzburg in one of the city's preeminent residential areas. The luxury
accommodation is situated less than 5 minutes of the Johannesburg - Durban
highway, with easy access to all local amenities and central to the numerous
events hosted by in and around the city. (Comrades Marathon, Duzi Canoe
Marathon, Midmar mile, AmaShovashova Cycle race)
We are also a perfect spring board to explore the famous Midland's Meanders and
the surrounding inherent attractions, with the Indian Ocean and Drakensburg
mountains in easy striking distance.
The Sleeping Bao is a beautiful face brick structure with a rich wood interior
and a history spanning over 70 years. Situated in country like settings, it is a
mere 3 minutes from the city centre and 15 minutes from Oribi Airport .
Available are 7 individually and elegantly, fully furnished rooms overlooking
well established gardens. Rooms have air conditioning / fans, all rooms are
fully heated in winter. Each of the rooms have tea and coffee making facilities
Visitors have full use of the lounge for business meetings or pleasure as well
as a fully stocked pub bar. Guests have full access to the heated swimming pool.
A braai area around the pool is also available for use.
Lunches are available on request. Prepared individually and with the freshest
ingredients, many from our own garden. Prior arrangement needs to be made for
dinner. Menus can be individually tailored to suit all needs. Transfers to and
from Durban International and Oribi airports can be arranged, as can tours
around the midlands meander. Guests have full electronic access to secure off
road parking. Laundry facilities are available daily.