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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
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“old world charm”(15 reviews)
“half price”(11 reviews)
“gin and tonic”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

My wife and I have been coming to The Royal Hotel for several years but have never stayed over. On Saturday, we spent the night in one of their new suites added 10 months ago. The room is well-equipped with luxuries including 2 TV's, a...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Nice coffee and carrot-cake, with old-world character, and friendly service. Did not stay over so we cannot rate the accommodation, but it looked quite pleasant albeit very expensive ..... not for anybody who wants value for money.

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The Royal Hotel in Riebeecks Kasteel is a grand old lady as you sit on her veranda (South African word) and sip on a fruit salad of gin and tonic. You can see the bwooden bar where the farmers and travelers tied their horses when...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We stayed for a weekend away in the hotel. Luckely we choose one of the suites outside the main building- this rooms are very spacious and modern with their own terrace. The standard rooms in the main building are quit small. The service is really...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

When my fiance and myself by an off chance ended up at the Royal Hotel for a drink we fell in love with the beauty and feeling of this amazing location and decided then and there to have our wedding reception at the hotel. Ever...More

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Still known for their range of gin and the happy hour. The only problem is that they don't serve in the awesome bowl-shaped glasses anymore (which in my opinion made the experience). The barman told me people stealing and... More
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"Great for stopovers while traveling our great country!"
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"Great to visit for a G&T even if you're not spending the night"
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