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Jean Lee Guest Cottages

Jean Lee Guest Cottages Bed & Breakfast accommodation in Pietermaritzburg Kwazulu Natal

Contact Details

Name of hostsDes & Lyn Morgan
Tel:+27 (0)33 346 0470
fax+27 (0)86 672 3357
Cell+27 (0)82 891 8435
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Jean Lee Guest Cottages is personally supervised by Des & Lyn Morgan and their friendly staff - we look forward to welcoming you. We offer a wide range of facilities to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible.

We would love to advise you on the many tourist attractions in and around our beautiful city. Pietermaritzburg is known as the City of Choice - within easy commuting distance you will find beaches, a game reserve, mountains, museums, an art gallery, a butterfly farm, etc. and the Midlands Meander.  We are on hand to help you discover the Region's treats.

Jean Lee Guest Cottages was established in 1996. It is conveniently situated in the leafy university suburb of Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg which is on the main route between Durban and Johannesburg.
We pride ourselves in offering value for money.

Our Bed & Breakfast accommodation will suit the businessperson, academic, sportspersons and tourist. With a range of different types of accommodation, we provide you with a choice to make your stay more comfortable.

We have hosted guests from almost 50 countries and we look forward to having you stay with us.

Jean-Lee Bed and Breakfast offers accommodation in well appointed air-conditioned rooms to suit your needs. Laundry and self-catering are available on request. Rates exclude breakfast, which is however available. Jean Lee offers highly recommended and affordable accommodation for up to 11 persons in well appointed rooms overlooking peaceful gardens. We have Single/Double and Family/Group accommodation available.

Centrally placed to reach Durban Beaches (45 minutes drive) and Drakensberg Mountains (75 minutes drive). the Midlands Meander (15 minutes drive) and Tala Game Park (20 minutes drive) with a wide variety of game.

We have an international WiFi company providing internet access to you.


We offer an English breakfast. Should you have special requests, please let us know prior to your arrival. Dinner and lunch is available by prior arrangement. Full self-catering facilities are available

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Jean-Lee Bed and Breakfast offers secure parking with easy access to the CBD (5 min drive) and Highway (N3). We are very conveniently situated in the city with easy access to all facilities. In particular, we are close to the Airport, university, racecourse, golf course, major sports venues and shopping centres, with a variety of restaurants, cinemas and banks.
Features include:
  • Private Bathrooms - some rooms share a bathroom
  • TV with DSTV
  • Swimming Pool
  • Cosy accommodation to suit your needs and pocket.
  • Laundry, and self-catering facilities available.
  • Special Long Term and Family Rates available.
  • Cottage ideal to accommodate a family of 6/7 persons, plus separate double rooms.
  • Cot available.
  • Swimming Pool
  • Both Single and Double Rooms, most with private bathrooms


From Durban you come straight into PMB along Alan Paton Avenue. You go through a set of traffic lights and travel for about 400m and will see Jean-Lee on RHS. Turn Right into Kenwyn Ave entrance to Jean-Lee in Kenwyn. It is about 100m before the Ridge Rd traffic lights and Main Campus of University. From Johannesburg you continue almost past PMB on the N3 until you reach off-ramp 77, also marked Racecourse/New England Rd etc. At top of off-ramp, you turn Right over the N3 and turn Left at first traffic lights into Ridge Rd and then Left at next traffic lights into Alan Paton Avenue. Travel 100m to the next street on LHS (Kenwyn Ave.) - entrance to Jean-Lee in Kenwyn



We have easy access to the CBD (5 minutes drive) and the N3 highway. We are close to hospitals - St. Anne's, Midlands Medical Centre and Mediclinic; schools - Epworth, St. John's, St. Charles, Maritzburg College, PMB Girls High School, Merchiston; the airport; University of KZN; Royal Showgrounds; Art-in-the-Park venue; Scottsville Racecourse; Maritzburg Golf Club; Golden Horse Casino; major sports venues, including Harry Gwala Soccer Stadium, Oval Cricket Ground, Woodburn Rugby Stadium, the Duzi Canoe Marathon start, the world famous Comrades Marathon route, the Amashovashova Cycle Race start and the Midmar Mile.

We are within walking distance of shopping centres, with a variety of restaurants, other food outlets and banks etc. We are situated in the historic capital city of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg and close to Durban and South Africa's premier beaches. You can drive to the nearby Midlands Meander, Howick Falls, Drakensberg Mountains, Tala Game Reserve, Anglo-Boer War sites, Nelson Mandela and Gandhi Monuments, museums, Tatham Art Gallery, historic City Hall, Midlands Liberty Mall.


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