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Paton House

29 Golf Road, Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg
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Why stay with us in Pieter-maritzburg

Welcome to the city where history comes to life, where culture thrives, and where adventure is just around the corner. Pietermaritzburg, where every day feels like an exploration waiting to happen! Strolling through streets lined with immaculately preserved historical buildings that whisper tales of days gone by. Exploring world-class museums and galleries that ignite your curiosity. Taking a leisurely walk in lush parks that invite you to connect with nature. Pietermaritzburg is your ticket to all of this and more! But here's the kicker - it's not just about the city life. Pietermaritzburg offers the best of both worlds. It's a commuter's dream, easily accessible to the bustling metropolis of Durban, yet it retains that laid-back, rural charm that lets you savor life at your own pace. And if you're looking for a community that's all about family and education, you're in the right place! Pietermaritzburg boasts excellent schools, universities, and affordable, safe student accommodation that'll make you feel right at home. Speaking of universities, we've got you covered! With one university offering a whopping 13 study programs in Pietermaritzburg and a plethora of private institutions to support your academic ambitions, your path to success is paved with choices. So, why wait? Dive into the vibrant heart of Pietermaritzburg, where every day is an opportunity to learn, explore, and grow. Your South African academic adventure starts here! Ready to embark on this journey? Pietermaritzburg is waiting with open arms to welcome you. Contact us now to find your perfect student haven in this incredible city! #PietermaritzburgAdventures #CityOfCulture

  • Beautiful hiking trails
  • Kwa-Zulu Natal Museum
  • Bisley Valley Nature Reserve
“I made some friends here and met a lot of different people.”
Daniel Buckley
“Respublica takes high value in their respect for diversity. I am one of the few Indians who stay at Respublica and I have felt nothing but welcome. They really go out of their way to make it your second home.”
Hritika R Maharaj
“The student inclusivity and the family spirit amongst students here as well as the vast amount of facilities that are always available. I love it!”
Sune Cronje

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