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The Royal Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
33 Main St, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
The Royal Hotel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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98 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The feeling of time travel is what it feels to visit this hotel. The service is really good and the variety of selection, both drinks and food is just never ending almost. Highly recommended for a relaxing visit with a great bar for meeting friends.

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White River, South Africa
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did some wine buying in Riebeek Kasteel and needed a quick lunch! Saw the Royal on TA and decided to give it a go....well I'm satisfied at the experience! Although lunch for one must say the old ambiance and decor welcomed me like the friendly waiters! The menu seem to be very limited... I ordered the fillet and mash which... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in with friends last week and we all ordered norwegian salmon which was out of this world. Well presented and tasted divine. Great service and good time had by all. Well worth the visit and good value for money

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San Diego, California
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An overdue thank you to Maxwell and Pretty. We checked in March 2015 and the receptionist was unhelpful, perhaps showing off to colleagues whilst learning the role. As a result of this we were about to move on to find another hotel, but the Royal Hotel is so special that we spoke to Maxwell and he was most helpful and... More 

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Cornwall
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We've wanted to stay here for a while and managed a night yesterday. It was a truly splendid experience from the room service club sandwich and antipasto plate on arrival (even though the staff were very busy with Father's Day lunches) to the high quality garden room and superb original food for dinner. A coffee on the stoep was enhanced... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We decided on a whim to pack a bag and head off to Riebeek Kasteel and try to get the room at the discounted price if we checked in after 2. We were in luck, there were 2 rooms available and we opted for no 12, supposedly quieter but did not count on noisy neighbours in no 13. ANYWAY, they... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

My family and I stayed a couple of nights in the Royal Hotel and we loved it! The food is great, the staff is very friendly and the 'garden rooms' are beautiful. The hotel is excellent for a relaxed and quiet stay. We will definitely go again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The Royal Hotel - what a pleasant surprise. Reception and staff very friendly. We stayed one night in one of their garden rooms. Spacious room and bathroom. Peaceful surroundings. Felt like home. Excellent food and extensive wine list. Riebeeck Kasteel and Riebeeck West - explore this beautiful valley, taste the delicious local wines, olives and other products and spend an... More 

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Kimberley, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I can only compliment this establishment on excellent facilities and service. Every desire and wish of ours was fulfilled and then some. We have been frequenting this hotel for a couple of years (during high and low seasons) as the town is off the beaten track. We really love our relaxing stay here every time.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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66 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I have mixed emotions about about this place. I always feel incredibly deflated and disappointed when I visit a hotel that turns out to be less than it promises to be - and has the potential to be. Yet, I must admit there were many things that I appreciated. For instance; instead of the tacky, self-service tea and coffee facility... More 

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