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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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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 2 weeks ago

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
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a one-night stay as a pre-Christmas getaway and this included the 5 course tasting dinner which was excellent. The breakfast menu is also superb and well presented. We had a garden room which was comfortable and looked over the extensive gardens and the dam. The hotel has only 10 rooms I believe so not too crowded and plenty... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Riebeck Kasteel is an excellent spot for a few days to hide away. We spent a night at the Royal Hotel to get out of Cape Town for the night and enjoy some of the amazing Kloovenburg products. Really fantastic (but enormous 3 course) breakfast, the G&T happy hour was great (Stick to Hendricks Gin). Only gripe could be that... More 

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Address: 33 Main St, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Riebeek Kasteel
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Riebeek Kasteel

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