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The Royal Hotel
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Riebeek Kasteel
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

What a gem of a place! Colonial spleandour where you can have the best gin and tonic sitting on their long stoep, or in the lovely old style bar.
Wonderful staff, very well run and very friendly!
We'll definately be back.
Room 1 was lovely with the largest king size bed ever!!

Stayed: February 2017, travelled as a couple
Thank Emily L
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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

A great experience, classic, relaxed, very enjoyable.
Good rooms and good room service, most comfortable and very relaxing.
A fantastic stoep, said to be the longest in South Africa and a really traditional hotel, said to be the best colonial example south of the Equator.
Very good restaurant, lovely, shaded and semi open. Great staff, very relaxed.
Drinks and cocktails on the stoep highly recommended.

Stayed: February 2017, travelled with friends
2  Thank Irthlingborough43
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Beautiful hotel with a wonderful ambiance. Great decor, modernized colonial! Sitting on the stoep with black and white tiles in front takes you back to colonial times - and the view from the back stoep area overlooks the beautiful wine lands and surrounding mountains. Staff are friendly and the food is great! Big portions - go hungry!

  • Stayed: February 2017, travelled with friends
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Thank YvetteGoussard
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Beautiful colonial hotel in sweetest village ever, rooms are the best in every way, staff has arranged ironing stuff, swimming pool is definitely a plus and we have enjoyed every moment in this wonderful place...

  • Stayed: January 2017, travelled with family
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1  Thank Mariette B
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Just an hour out of the city and a scenic drive. Comfy,spacious rooms with a cute little patio and beautiful view. Friendly staff. Had a delicious breakfast there and the hotel is just across the road from a few eateries. Definitely going again

  • Stayed: January 2017, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Gvt999
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Address: 33 Main St, Riebeek Kasteel 7307, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Riebeek Kasteel
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Riebeek Kasteel
Price Range: R1 788 - R2 812 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Royal Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
"The grand old lady finally has her new dress on" is what the locals said when The Royal was refurbished and upgraded to the highest standards in 2005/2006. After serving more than seven generations, the oldest hotel of the Western Cape occupies a very special place in the hearts of both local and international visitors. ... more   less 
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