Convenient Comfort

Are you planning on coming to Pietermaritzburg for a particular sporting event, and are looking for the ideal location that is:

  1. Comfortable
  2. Convenient
  3. Close to the event, and
  4. Affordable?

Our lodge in centrally situated and conveniently close to the N3 highway. This allows you to quickly and easily get to the event you are participating in, or watching, such as:

  1. Midmar Dam (location of the Midmar Mile)
  2. Camp’s Drift (start of the Dusi Canoe Marathon)
  3. The City Hall (start of the Comrades Marathon down run)
  4. The Showgrounds (Home of the Royal Show and Garden Show)
  5. The Cascades MTB Park
  6. Any many more popular sporting events hosted in Pietermaritzburg

Your every need will be taken care of by the attentive Thorn Tree Lodge team, who are used to catering for a variety of guests, from conference delegates, to holidaymakers, to sportspeople taking part in events such as the above.

The comfortable thatched lodge is set in spacious gardens, and its largely indigenous plants and trees attract a diversity of birdlife and butterflies, creating a beautiful rural tranquillity. After a busy day at a Pietermaritzburg event, you can relax and stroll around the carefully tended grounds before enjoying a sumptuous dinner.

Thorn Tree Lodge is also minutes away from many other entertainment and dining options, should you wish to experience Pietermaritzburg culture and nightlife.

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