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  • Excellent21%
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  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“pilgrims rest”(35 reviews)
“gold rush”(6 reviews)
“buffet lunch”(3 reviews)
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2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were delighted when shown to The Royal Annex where we stayed for 1 night at the end of our trip along the Panorama Route, and wished we could have stayed for at least 1 more. The cottage was clean, warm and cosy, and well...More

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Thank angierett
Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Angierett Thanks so much for your positive review. Our team is encouraged when our customers are happy. We're thrilled that you enjoyed the Royal and the Pilgrim's experience. Please feel welcome back again soon! Warm Regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying for four nights at the Royal Hotel Pilgrim's Rest was like spending time in the early 1900s. The experience was amazing as the room resembles a museum. There is no TV and very little access with technology with non-existent signals but it is the...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful. The hotel is being maintained in excellent condition. Friendly welcome and staff all over. One thing that I may mention is the floor in front of the bath (painted green) is very slippery. Nearly had a big fall when I got out of the...More

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Thank LeondeVries
Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Day Leon Thank you for your positive review, our team is trying hard to look after this "old Lady"! I will certainly look for an addition to the bath mat to make the floor in the bathrooms that are painted less slippery. As we...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018

Awesome place. First time in Pelgrims and will definitely be back. Town and area was clean and the Royal Hotel had friendly service. The restaurant had good food and singing by the kitchen staff which ended of the night well.

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Thank wfburg
Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi wfburg Thanks so much for your positive review, our team is encouraged to know guests have enjoyed their stay. I will pass on your compliments. Welcome back anytime! Kind Regards

Reviewed 15 July 2018

lovely stay in Pilgrims Rest on our way to Kruger N.P. - rooms are beautiful and clean and reminds of the old times, staffs are friendly and helpful, good breakfast - perfect for stopover between Johannesburg and Kruger N.P.

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Thank joergb538
Response from Lella S, Manager at The Royal HotelResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Joergb538 Thanks so much for your positive review, our team is encouraged to know guests have enjoyed their stay. Welcome back anytime! Kind Regards

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US$55 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jaco H
5 May 2018|
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Response from Lella S | Property representative |
Good Afternoon A huge apology for the long time you waited for this reply. For some reason it was skipped. Buffet breakfast is served every day from 07h00. Kind Regards
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"Family Cottage"
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"Perhaps main hotel may be better than one of the many annex buidlings - not sure!"
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"There are annex rooms and rooms in the hotel, don't know which is best, but perhaps you want to specify..."
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"If you can get the cottage RC1 -- go for it!!"
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