Arlington Guest Lodge is centrally situated in Pietermaritzburg; approximately 200 meters from the Royal Agricultural Show Grounds and 20 minutes away from the Pietermaritzburg Airport. Its convenient location lends itself to easy access to amenities the City of Choice has to offer, such as Restaurants, Pubs, Night Clubs, the Liberty Mall, the City's Business Hub, Schools, Hospitals, Medical Facilities and the Golden Horse Casino.

It provides accommodation to the Business Cadre, Social events such as the Royal Agricultural Show, Arts and Cars in the Park, Sporting events such as the Comrades and Duzi Marathons, Mountain and BMX Championships, cricket, soccer, netball, hockey and rugby fixtures.