Convenient Location

Bed and Breakfast (b&b) Accommodation near Life Hilton Private Hospital – We would love to accommodate you, whether you are a patient, or visiting a patient at Hilton life private hospital. Hilton Haven b&b is close, affordable and the perfect place for you to stay. 

Accommodation near Hilton College – Hilton College is a private boarding school for boys. It has the reputation of being one of the best boys high-schools in South Africa. We welcome any parents, or students visiting Hilton college to Hilton Haven Bed & Breakfast for your accommodation.

Accommodation near St Anne’s Diocesan College – St Anne’s is a private boarding school for girls (referred to as the sister school of Hilton College) and is rated one of the best girls high-schools in South Africa. It is located in the center of Hilton village.

There are a couple more fantastic schools in the area that make us proud, and deserve some attention when looking for a school for your child. Grace College. Cowan House. Laddsworth Primary School. Hilton Pre Primary School. Cedara Agricultural College.

Comrades Marathon

The comrades marathon is the oldest, and largest ultra-marathon event in the world. The first time it was run was in 1921 and it was to commemorate the South African soldiers killed during world war 1. The event changes direction each year, either being a down run, or up run between the cities of Pietermaritzburg and Durban. As Hilton is on the doorstep of Pietermaritzburg, Hilton Haven b&b is proud to provide accommodation for the comrades marathon, and feel privileged to somewhat be a part of this traditional mega event.

Mandela Marathon

The Mandela day marathon is a special event for our country, as it reminds us of the great leader that Nelson Mandela became. There are three distances of this fun event with all of them finishing at the Mandela capture site. The 42.2 km starts in Pietermaritzburg, the 21.1km starts in Hilton, and the 10km starts in Howick. Hilton Haven bed and breakfast is situated in the perfect place if you are needing accommodation for the Mandela marathon.

The Royal Agricultural Show

The Royal Show is one of our favourite events hosted by the city of Pietermaritzburg. It is a fun filled family outing that will entertain you whether young or old. It has a big craft market, funfair for the kids, food & beer hall for the adults, agriculture showcases, concerts, and many stands that are very interesting. If you are looking for a relaxing place to stay during the Royal Agricultural Show, let Hilton Haven accommodate you.

The Amashova Classic

The Amashova is the oldest classic cycling event in South Africa, and pretty much the same route as the Comrades marathon. It is a fun event for all cyclist as is has a vibe of determination and encouragement. The event starts in the early morning from the city of Pietermaritzburg and ends in Durban. Hilton haven is a 10 minute drive from the start line, so we are a great choice for accommodation at the Amashova cycling classic.

Hilton Arts Festival

The Hilton Arts Festival displays South Africa’s highest quality theatrical performing art, as well as many exhibitions. This includes craft stands, food & drink, live music and much more. This is the largest event of its kind in KZN. We are close by, so remember us when you are looking for accommodation for The Hilton Arts Festival.

UCI Para Cycling World Championship Pietermaritzburg

The UCI Para Cycling event held here in Pietermaritzburg, Hilton, and Howick is a big event for our country. We look forward to supporting, and encouraging the athletes as they cycle right past Hilton Haven b&b. The route looks really challenging as this area is smothered with hilltops and twisty narrow roads. Hilton Haven is the ideal accommodation for people with disabilities, as all our rooms are optimised to be wheelchair accessible and not you normal wheelchair friendly. My son is a quadriplegic and relies upon a wheelchair everyday. We have designed Hilton Haven b&b to be open plan, with not one step that will become an obstacle. All showers are roll in showers and we even have commodes and a shower chair if you require them. We hands down have the best accommodation for the UCI Para Cycling World Championship in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

Freedom Challenge MTB

FREEDOM CHALLENGE MTB is a mountain bike trail race that runs from Pietermaritzburg to Wellington in the Cape. Hilton and surrounding areas boast wonderful forest trails for mountain biking. Hilton Haven would love to accommodate you , your family and friends.

The Witness Spring Garden Show

THE WITNESS SPRING GARDEN SHOW takes place at the Royal Show Grounds and displays all things garden related. It is filled with spectacular plant and craft exhibitions, free talks and demonstrations as well as good food and shopping. Book your stay with us now for your fun filled gardening weekend.

Cars In The Park

CARS IN THE PARK is the largest exhibition of its kind in Kwa-Zulu Natal and the oldest in the country. Previously held in Pietermaritzburg, it has moved to the Gold Circle Traininig Centre in Ashburton. It draws owners of vintage, sports, off road and racing vehicles – all types and sizes. Book at Hilton Haven now for your stay. We welcome all car enthusiasts. 

Dusi Canoe Marathon

DUSI CANOE MARATHON was founded in 1951 and runs from Pietermaritzburg to Durban. It is the largest canoeing event in Africa and attracts pu to 1600 paddlers each year. Book your accommodation with Hilton Haven now to avoid disappointment.

Midmar Mile

MIDMAR MILE is the world’s largest open water swim and is made up of varius swimming events over two days. The main race, being the Midmar Mile, is held on the second day. As we are situated close to Midmar Dam, our accommodation fills up fast. Advance booking is recommended.

Art In The Park

ART IN THE PARK was founded in 1962 and brings artists from all over the country to showcase spectacular art and crafts in one place. A wonderful opportunity to meet these talented people and invest in a great piece of art. We would love to host you – whether your are the artist, investor or just wanting to indulge your senses in the wonderful world of art.

Midlands Meander

Hilton Haven is situated at the very beginning of the Midlands Meander. It is a collection of tourist routes which offer leisure activities, food and drink, crafters, artists and wedding venues. It is a wonderful way to get away from city life for the weekend. We suggest to anyone wanting to make a reservation and travel along the Meander, not to book breakfast with your accommodation as there are just so many places you may want to stop at along your route during the day – you can have a late breakfast at one of your stops or just nibble here and there as you go.