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The Royal Hotel

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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“old world charm”(15 reviews)
“half price”(11 reviews)
“gin and tonic”(11 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

We made use of a special rating, and were treated with a lovely sonny room with under heated bath room floor. All coffees were included in the price. The Restaurant is an absolute winner. Relaxed atmosphere and staff, lovely fire place. Centrally placed in town.

1  Thank Johan M
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel when a friend had her wedding there. The staff were very friendly and even organised us dark chocolate cheesecake after the kitchen had closed for room service. When we wanted to settle our bill we were informed the cake was...More

1  Thank Raoul D
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Royal Suite.......a superb experience.....we booked for two nights and management had prepared the room with champagne and chocolates, lovely touch. The Food is so delicious here, everything is prepared fresh...and you can really taste it!!!! I had a slight illness, and the chef "Johan", prepared...More

1  Thank albia736
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I only had a drink here, but it was an impressive experience, from the extensive selection of excellent gins, to the gorgeous decor and big, inviting veranda. Would love to spend a night at this beautiful hotel.

1  Thank 706savannac
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We spent the night there and had wonderful service we ordered their 5 coarse dinner and although it was very nice we did have failures with cold main coarse and under cooked desert which we sent back. we were very impressed when I went to...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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US$132 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$132 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Still known for their range of gin and the happy hour. The only problem is that they don't serve in the awesome bowl-shaped glasses anymore (which in my opinion made the experience). The barman told me people stealing and... More
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"Great for stopovers while traveling our great country!"
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"Great to visit for a G&T even if you're not spending the night"
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"The garden rooms have an exquisite view, this should be your first choice"
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"I liked the Garden rooms"
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