The Royal Hotel

Address: Main Road, Pilgrim's Rest, Mpumalanga, 1290, South Africa | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel is located on Main Road, Pilgrim's Rest.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Royal Hotel Pilgrim's Rest

    Reviewed by wasabibutler

    Great Hotel

    Reviewed May 16, 2012
    by (6 reviews) Durban , South Africa Flag of South Africa

    What a wonderful rustic experience. Got to reception and everything was ready for us. We're staying in one of the annexes. Whole place to ourselves. Receptionist say: no phone, no TV, no room service. GREAT!!! The room was lovely. Great old bath, wall papered walls, lovely linen. Even put heater on for us.

    Restaurant was wonderful and romantic. Food was great. Will check out breakfast soon.

    This is an experience everyone must try.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Royal Hotel Pilgrim's Rest

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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    A travel blog entry by gillen2012 on Jan 29, 2012

    4 comments, 5 photos

    ... elegant casual). Dinner is quiet without JoRina. As I was deciding what to order, the conversation between the Aussies and South African couples centered around cooking techniques. Then to my delight I spotted a lady I had seen most nights elegantly dancing in the Queens Room. I moved to the seat on her left and we talked throughout the meal. After dinner I went dancing in the Queens Room till about 9PM then returned to the ...

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