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    The Royal Hotel

    Main Road, Pilgrim's Rest 1290, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good44%
    • Average23%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible3%
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    “pilgrims rest” (33 reviews)
    “one night” (13 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    The cty of Pilgrims Rest is an old town reconstructed from the time of the gold rush. The interior of the hotel is like this. Rooms with old equipment and typical restaurant. Service very friendly. Food also from this time.

    Thank Schokolade1817
    Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 12 June 2017

    Thank you so much for your review. It is important to our team to know that our guests leave happy. Kind Regards Lella

    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    The food was absolutely terrible! This one is to be avoided at all costs. It has never been great over the last 15 years that we have been popping in on the odd occasion when we have been in the area, but now it has...More

    Thank Sue F
    Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Sue We are very sorry to see this review, and I will definitely take this up within our Food and Beverage department immediately, as we have been improving on our standards and changing our Buffet Menu's and as you can see, have been getting...More

    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    First evening, we were shown to our room but not given the key. The receptionist then returned to collect the key. We also had a leaking ceiling in the bathroom on the first evening. No assistance was offered with our luggage. Second evening the trap...More

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    Thank 656theresak
    Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 9 May 2017

    Good Day Theresa Thank you for your review, which we will certainly act upon. I recall you were booked for two days, and we had an unexpected geyser leak in the ceiling of the room you stayed in, whilst this can happen anywhere, obviously more...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    We received the best service ever in South Africa in this quaint little town. Eugene went out of his way to tell us about the history of the area. He also personally served us lunch in the restaurant. South Africa needs more people with his...More

    Thank thomasdanzer
    Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 5 May 2017

    Thank you Thomas, we love hearing such great reviews! Eugene is certainly an asset to our company. Kind Regards Lella

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    The Royal hasn't changed in the 35 years since i last stayed there..still the same charm and hospitality.Rooms and beds comfy. Meals good. Staff friendly, professional and attentive.Well visited by busloads of tourists who were also well looked after.

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    Thank 876nigelu
    Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 4 May 2017

    Thank you so much for your positive review. It's our pleasure to have made you welcome and we're so encouraged by your comments. Please don't wait another 35 years to visit us again! Warm Regards Lella

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Mpumalanga >
    • Pilgrim's Rest
    • Also Known As
    • Royal Hotel Pilgrims Rest
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    "Ask for a room in one of the cottages toward the back of the hotel as they are quieter, with off-street..."
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    "We were in the *Bank House in a 'honeymoon' room, which turned out to be a HUGE suite."
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