ZAR 500 per night
ZAR 500 per night
The Royal Hotel - Pilgrims Rest, Graskop, South Africa

The Royal Hotel - Pilgrims Rest

Graskop, South Africa - Main Road, Up Town, Pilgrims Rest

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Description - Hotel

The Royal Hotel – Pilgrim’s Rest is situated in this historic and unspoiled gold mining village. Proclaimed as a National Monument in 1986, the village has succeeded in preserving the quaint atmosphere of yesteryear. The Royal Hotel lies at the heart of Pilgrims Rest, with accomodation being offered in one of the 50 Richly decorated Victorian style bedrooms complimented by antique brass beds, washstands, Victorian ball and claw baths. Having an ice cold draught in the infamous "Church Bar before settling down for a selection of sumptuos meals are offered in our "Diggers Den Restaurant".

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The space
  • Property type: Hotel
  • Guest rooms/units: 50
  • Year built: 1898
  • Renovated: 1986
Hotel accommodations

Lowest price available: ZAR 500 (South African Rand)

Double Handicap facility Single Standard Triple Twin
  • Check-in: 2:00pm
  • Check-out: 10:00am

Hotel amenities

Our rooms are based on yesteryear Victorian Themed Accomodation. There are no Television sets in the rooms, or telephones, due to the porperty being only one of 2 remaining Accomodation Establishments with National Monuments in South Africa.
There are Tea/Coffee facilities in the rooms.

24-hr front desk Bar/lounge Breakfast included Childcare or babysitting Children permitted Concierge Elevator/lift not available Gardens Gay friendly Gift shop Golf Historic site Laundry/valet service Linen included Luggage carriers No curfew Open 24 Hours Parking (free) Pets not allowed Restaurant on site Safe deposit box Smoking not permitted Tour/sightseeing assistance

Room amenities

Accomodation being offered in one of the 50 Richly decorated Victorian style bedrooms complimented by antique brass beds, washstands, Victorian ball and claw baths.

Coffee/tea maker Ensuite Fax service Fireplace (wood burning) Hairdryer Handicap facilities Iron/ironing board Lockers Maid service daily Mountain view rooms Non-smoking rooms Private bathroom Television not available Wake-up calls


The Royal Hotel is ideally situated for use as a "homebase" for the purpose of exploring the Panorama Route. This route incorporates stunning natural attractions such as Blyde River Canyon, the 3rd largest canyon in the world, and the largest green canyon in the world. Bourkes Luck Potholes, the stunning God's Window just to name a few.

Points of interest
  • Bourke's Luck Potholes - 48 Km
  • Gods Window - 28 Km
  • Goldpanning - 2. 5 Km
  • Ponikrantz Stables - 2. 5 Km

Food and drink
Eating in house
The Royal Hotel
Traditional Home Cooked Meals, Served on site

Price details

ZAR 500 per night (South African Rand)


An additional deposit may be requested prior to arrival. If so, you will be contacted directly after you confirm your booking.

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaVisa ElectronMasterCardAmerican ExpressMaestro UK

Available discounts

Stay 3 Pay 2

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

100% deposit, 30 Days Prior to arrival
100% - 1 Week Prior To Arrival Date
75% - 2 Week Prior To Arrival Date
50% - 3 Week Prior To Arrival Date
25% - 4 Week Prior To Arrival Date

Location - Hotel

Main Road, Up Town, Pilgrims Rest
South Africa  1290

Latitude: -24.90658, Longitude: 30.75613

How to get there

Turn left onto N12 towards Witbank (±115 km)
N12 joins with N4 and is now known as N4
Pass Midddelburg, keep N4 to Belfast turn off (±75 km)
Turn left on R33 towards Belfast (±2 km)
In Belfast, turn right towards Dullstroom on R540 (±35 km)
Travel through Dullstroom towards Lydenburg on R540 (±43 km)
Just before Lydenburg, at T-junction, turn left on R36
Carefully follow directions through Lydenburg, keeping the R36 towards Ohrigstad ( - Tzaneen – Phalaborwa) (±28 km)
Turn right towards Pilgrim’s Rest on R533 – through Robber’s Pass (±29 km)
Follow road signs to ROYAL HOTEL, in Top Town, Pilgrim’s Rest

Nearest airport: Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport