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    The Royal Hotel

    Main Road, Pilgrim's Rest 1290, South Africa
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    Traveller (271)
    Room & Suite (58)
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    • Excellent22%
    • Very good44%
    • Average22%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible3%
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    “pilgrims rest” (35 reviews)
    “one night” (13 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Air Conditioning
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    I stayed 2 nights at the end of June in this hotel. The room that I had was in one of the cottages behind the hotel, off the main street, so was quiet. Reception staff was very friendly and helpful, taking me to my room...More

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    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    We visited Pilgrim's Rest on the way back from the Kruger National Park. We ate at the Peach Tree Creek restaurant part of The Royal Hotel. The staff were friendly but the service was slow. 2 Of us ordered the carvery. The salads were fantastic...More

    Thank Janene H
    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    We visited the hotel for four nights and loved everything about it: the beautifully decorated and clean rooms, the scones at breakfast and the friendly staff. The harassment, littering and noise pollution by locals in the main street unfortunately distracted from our visit, although the...More

    Thank Helena L
    Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 13 July 2017

    Thanks Helena for your positive review. Our team is highly encouraged by your compliments. We hope for increased employment opportunities for locals, and for the vacant shops to be filled during the ongoing tender process. You're welcome back anytime! Kind Regards Lella

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    My wife and I recently took 22 friends, from all over the world, on a week-long safari through the Kruger National Park for her 50th Birthday. Based on our past experience of The Royal Hotel at Pilgrim's Rest we chose to book our party in...More

    Thank Damnthebloodyweather
    Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 7 July 2017

    Thanks for your positive review! We are thrilled when our guests "get" Pilgrim's Rest and all the town's charm, despite the "administrative complexities". It was our absolute pleasure to host your party, and would love to do so again at every opportunity. Please feel welcomed...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    We had a lovely time at the Royal Hotel. Contrary to Booking.com saying there were only 2 rooms available out of 50, we were surprised to find we were the only couple staying there that night! So please beware of when the site flags 'last...More

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    • US$70 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    "If you can get the cottage RC1 -- go for it!!"
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    "Ask for a room in one of the cottages toward the back of the hotel as they are quieter, with off-street..."
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    "We were in the *Bank House in a 'honeymoon' room, which turned out to be a HUGE suite."
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    "Stay away. This hotel is poorly managed."
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