Tancredi Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Pietermaritzburg

Feel at home when you visit us at Tancredi. We’re in the middle of Maritzburg, snuggled away in the quiet suburb of Scottsville.

Tired after a long day’s work or travelling? Sit on the stoep and relax in our tranquil garden.

COVID-19: We are Open

We have been hard at work, preparing for your arrival. Safety protocols have been put in place. Extra cleaning procedures and physical distancing rules have been implemented. Please feel free to contact us if you have any concerns.

Let us take care of you.

Get good coffee to start your day

Choose between English Breakfast or Health Breakfast

Unwind next to the pool or go for a run?

All travelers need

  • Good coffee to start the day
  • A quiet place to relax
  • Help with out-of-the-ordinary requests

People feel like they’re part of our family. You will want to book your next visit straight away.

Which Of Our Beautiful Rooms Will Suit You?

Journey back to the charm of Tancredi Guest House. Lovely rooms with high ceilings and wooden floorboards have been carefully restored.

Six double rooms can accommodate up to 14 people, sharing.

Guests often remark on the cleanliness of the rooms.

“Spotlessly clean!” Barry Lane
The room were so clean and modernly decorated.” Hendrik

Cape Cod Room – Queen

Queen sized bed and en-suite bathroom with shower only.

A lovely, restful room with big bay windows. Decorated in soothing neutrals, with a touch of blue.

Wanderer’s Room – Queen

Queen sized bed and open plan bathroom with shower.

Tastefully decorated in greys and whites.  Named after a famous cricketer, Louis Tancredi, a previous owner of this historical house. (He played cricket for South Africa in the early 1900s.)

American Rose Room – Double

Double bed and en-suite bathroom with bath only.

Small, quaint bedroom decorated in rose blush, with a large, old-fashioned bathroom.

Blues Room – Twin

Double room with two single beds, en-suite bathroom with bath only.

Calm, peaceful room with lovely morning sun and armchair. En-suite bathroom features a claw-foot bath.

Regency Room – Twin

Double room with two single beds and en-suite bathroom with shower only.

Neat room with warm splashes of burgundy. Big windows with a view of the garden.

Kennedy Room – Family Room

Large room with two single beds and one bunk bed that can accommodate two adults and two young children. En-suite bathroom with bath and shower.

Sunny room with wooden floors, an armchair and a fireplace. The open plan bathroom features a bath and shower.

All our rooms have

  • Air Conditioning
  • Fan
  • Wi-Fi
  • Satellite TV
  • Safe
  • Tea and Coffee trays

 “My room was so comfortable, it had a beautiful atmosphere, home away from home feeling… Loved the owner, so welcoming and friendly” Thokozile Jele

What does the right cup of coffee do for your day?

Get your day started the right way.

What Makes Tancredi So Relaxing?

Friendly Smiles

Have you ever been to a place where they weren’t happy to see you because your timing was inconvenient? Maybe you needed an early breakfast? Or even just help with extra plugs? We really love to help our visitors.

From the moment of my arrival I felt so at home, greeted by the most delightful lady, so warm and with a bright, shining smile. Tarryn

 “Even though I arrived late at night but the young lady was very kind to me surely I will visit again.” Sbusiso

A Chair on the Veranda

Chill on the comfortable stoep after a busy day. Call your family, whilst enjoying your favourite chilled beverage. If it’s a hot day, cool down with a refreshing swim in the outdoor pool. The lovely garden has big trees and a fountain that attracts birds.

“Lovely stoep at the back of the house with views for sun-downers. Overall a memorable experience.” andreD6469VA

Freshly Prepared Breakfast

Breakfasts at Tancredi B&B are generous and delicious. Our Chef prepares them individually.  You choose the time and type of breakfast.

“Different delicious options for breakfast available and served promptly.” viviersannamarie

“I had the best breakfast too. It’s not often organic, healthy and fresh meals are catered into the menu. My morning breakfast was a superb start to the day! Thank you for such a lovely stay.” Tarryn

Rated No.2  on Tripadvisor for Pietermaritzburg accommodation