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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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Rating summary
  • 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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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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Krugersdorp, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited the hotel during May 2015. The rooms are keep excellent. The menu during our stay is superb. Don't forget to relax on the stoep with a G&T in your hand. Will be back next year. The service from the well trained is 10/10

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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69 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed just one night in room 3, deluxe garden room. Large, airy room with good sized bathroom and excellent shower. Robes, safe and fridge. Comfortable king sized bed. Good air conditioning. Pleasant terrace (slightly lower then lawn) Quiet. Nice welcome with tea and cakes (large, very yummy). The obligatory G & T on the stoep did not disappoint prior to... More 

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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153 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for 2 nights in Feb 2015 as part of a 34 night road trip, so this review is relatively objective. I simply love classy old hotels that have been well looked after and provide excellent food and service - the Royal fitted the bill perfectly. The long stoep, G&T's, memorabilia and staff all contributed to a very relaxed... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Royal Hotel provides a lovely place to put up your feet and enjoy a gin & tonic on the stoep. There are a number of accommodation options in the sleepy town of Riebeek Kasteel, but the Royal is one that we really enjoyed. The staff are friendly, the rooms comfortable (Garden View Deluxe is best), the G&Ts are stunning,... More 

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Haarlem
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56 reviews 56 reviews
31 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Picture this: crooner music to welcome you. And that welcome came with a smile. We finally managed to get the so wanted deluxe garden room. So you have your own terrace to enjoy the morning and afternoon sun. A spacious room overlooking the lush garden. Did you ever have a breakfast menu with a starter, main and desert? Yes, here... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We got married in the area in March 2015. We booked out the entire 10 rooms in the hotel for my side of the family which were travelling from Ireland along with my groomsmen and their partners so we could all be in one place. All members of my party had a great time at the hotel. The food was... More 

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