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33 Main St, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
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The Royal Hotel
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Riebeek Kasteel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Durban, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rather by surprise we stayed in this truly remarkable hotel (courtesy of its great special offer after 4 pm!! - otherwise it would have been outside our budget, honestly. The history of the ROYAL HOTEL is astonishing, the set-up and setting are amazing. We stayed in room No. 1: never have seen a bed that large (marked as an island... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While staying with family in Cape Town we had a wonderful day trip out to look around this area of Riebeek Kasteel and come upon The Royal Hotel as our relatives had been here before. The veranda was the only area of this fabulous building that we were lucky enough to enjoy for a glorious chilled drink of wine but... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

The Royal hotel in Riebeek Kasteel was a bit of a surprise as most Royal hotels in South Africa are not like this one. Rooms were great, the ambience was relaxing. The food was plentiful and well presented, don't miss the breakfast !! The best is sat on the veranda drinking Gin and Tonic which the hotel is famous for,... More 

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Vinkeveen, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The Royal Hotel, simply the best. with our family we have had a wonderful time in the south of Africa visiting the best hotels advised by Centurion/ AMEX. Except from the royal hotel in Riebeek Kasteel! this hotel was the best we have been to. The atmosphere, the hospitality, the service, the rooms, breakfast (with a starter, main course and... More 

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Struisbaai, South Africa
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68 reviews 68 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We called the hotel after three on a Sunday afternoon and were treated to a half price special; really good value for money. The double room was small, but light and airy, with a lovely modern four-poster bed and a private courtyard. The beautiful marble bathroom was a real treat. Dinner and breakfast were excellent and what really made it... More 

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Magaliesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

It is nearly time for my 2015 visit to this special place. I travel very often in South Africa and found this Hotel as one of the best. Visiting at least once a year during the Olive Festival when the complete town comes alive. Arriving at the Hotel is like entering another world. A little of yesteryear charm. The food... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We stopped here for lunch last November. Pure fluke we just asked where best as we drove in and were told The Royal. coming from UK this was like stepping back in time. Had a marvelous lunch worthy of a Michelin star !! Sat on the stoop for coffee and thought why not stay? Inquiring if rooms available told after... More 

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Johannesburg, Afrique du Sud
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Ce village is very quiet & safe with few restaurants, curios shops & the basic stuff you can need. It is excellent for a break out, do not come here expecting night clubs or music pubs. We enjoyed the "Stoep" which is a very good place to stay for a drink at any hour in the day (it was summer).... More 

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Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My fiance and I stayed over for one night in a garden suite and found it really peaceful and relaxing. The staff are very friendly and helpful, but agree that they could do with identification badges or a branding/uniform of sorts so that we know who is staff and who is not. The room was neat and tidy and comfortable.Quality... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Riebeek kasteel is the ideal weekend away from Cape Town, just far enough! The Royal Hotel was really nice, the rooms were clean and comfortable and they have a chef that isn't afraid to try the unusual. The food was very good and the service on the whole was good. On the negative side, there were no tea and coffee... More 

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Address: 33 Main St, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Riebeek Kasteel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Riebeek Kasteel

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