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Hotels near The Old Prison

$30
Bayside Lodge

Bayside Lodge

3.0 out of 5.0 157 West St, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
0.6 km from The Old Prison
Self parking is available and the hotel's multilingual staff can provide around-the-clock assistance. WiFi in public areas is free.
$69
Imperial hotel by Misty Blue Hotels

Imperial hotel by Misty Blue Hotels

3.0 out of 5.0 224 Jabu Ndlovu Street, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
1.0 km from The Old Prison
This hotel features a restaurant, a rooftop terrace, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, laundry service, and airport shuttle. Free parking and luggage storage are also offered on site.
$45
Ilawu Lodge

Ilawu Lodge

3.0 out of 5.0 18 New England rd, Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
1.5 km from The Old Prison
Situated in Pietermaritzburg, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Pietermaritzburg City Hall and Tatham Art Gallery. Msunduzi Museum and Macrorie House Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km).
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Ilawu Inn

Ilawu Inn

3.0 out of 5.0 111 Chief Albert Luthuli, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
1.5 km from The Old Prison
A restaurant and an outdoor pool are featured at this hotel. There's no skimping on freebies - guests receive free WiFi, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle. You'll appreciate the free area shuttle, terrace, and dry cleaning.
$53
Tancredi B&B

Tancredi B&B

3.5 out of 5.0 41 Woodhouse Road, Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
0.6 km from The Old Prison
An outdoor pool, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this bed & breakfast. Guests will appreciate free perks like English breakfast and WiFi in public areas. A garden, concierge services, and barbecue grills are also on offer.
$41
The Jays Guest House

The Jays Guest House

3.5 out of 5.0 61 Kitchener Road, Clarendon, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
1.7 km from The Old Prison
An outdoor pool, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this guesthouse. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace, a garden, and free newspapers are also on offer.
$109
Redlands Hotel

Redlands Hotel

3.5 out of 5.0 1 George MacFarlane Lane, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
2.3 km from The Old Prison
2 outdoor tennis courts, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center are all featured at this hotel. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy a meal from the a restaurant and perks like free self parking.
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Ilawu Hotel

Ilawu Hotel

2.0 out of 5.0 2 Marcom Road Prestbury, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
0.9 km from The Old Prison
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking. A terrace, a garden, and dry cleaning are also on offer.
$150
Lexden Guesthouse

Lexden Guesthouse

3.5 out of 5.0 176 Howick Road, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
2.7 km from The Old Prison
This guesthouse features free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and free self parking. Enjoy the free English breakfast each morning. A garden is also provided.
$44
Road Lodge Pietermaritzburg

Road Lodge Pietermaritzburg

1.0 out of 5.0 Cnr. Hesketh Drive and New England Rd, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
1.0 km from The Old Prison
An outdoor pool is featured at this hotel, along with free self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide around-the-clock assistance.
$35
Ascot Inn

Ascot Inn

3.0 out of 5.0 210 Woodhouse Road, Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
1.4 km from The Old Prison
This inn features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A garden, laundry facilities, and barbecue grills are also on offer.
$45
Ascot Bush Lodge

Ascot Bush Lodge

3.5 out of 5.0 217 Woodhouse Rd, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal
1.5 km from The Old Prison
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A terrace, a garden, and a picnic area are also on offer.
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How much is a hotel room in The Old Prison?

Hotels in The Old Prison start at $30 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.


The Old Prison Hotel & Travel Guide

So, you want to know more about The Old Prison?

You'll be pleased you made the trip to its home in Pietermaritzburg, approximately 300 miles (483 kilometers) from Pretoria, the nation's capital.

There are 4 hotel options to select from nearby, and they're all popular choices. The aha Imperial Hotel and The Sleeping Bao B&B are both within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of The Old Prison.

Everyone enjoys a deal, and luckily you don't have to go far to find one. There is a small number of budget hotels not too far away. You'll be able to find the Ilawu Hotel and the Road Lodge Pietermaritzburg a short distance away.

Live like the rich and famous at one of the several first-class establishments that are within easy driving distance. Check availability at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton and Lincoln Cottages.

If you want a little interlude from The Old Prison, take the short stroll to Coffee Cafe for a refreshing cup of coffee. Also close by is Old Fashion Fish & Chips, where you can enjoy a more comprehensive menu. For all of those travelers that love capping off the day with a refreshing beer or wine just down the street, Umfulongashi Tavern will be serving up drinks until late into the night.

Other Things to Do Near The Old Prison

Take advantage of your time away by heading over to the region's other attractions after you're done with The Old Prison:

  • An outing to Macrorie House Museum, a well-respected history museum, is sure to be both enjoyable and educational.
  • If you're an art fan, drop by Tatham Art Gallery to see the exhibits.
  • If you're looking for a local government building and a historically relevant landmark, head over to Pietermaritzburg City Hall.
  • History may not come to life in school rooms, but the exhibitions at Msunduzi Museum offer an interesting experience for all visitors, young and old.
  • Every visitor here will hear about Comrades Marathon House at one point or another. That's how popular a store it is.

When you want a convenient way to get to The Old Prison, hop on a train and get off at Pietermaritzburg, the station that's only 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) from your destination.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.