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    Imperial Hotel

    224 Jabu Ndlovu Street, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (9)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (11)
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good36%
    • Average20%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible15%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Multilingual Staff
    Conference Facilities
    Dry Cleaning
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 61 reviews

    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    Check in was slow some 45 minutes as could not find my booking reference through a booking app. Room was incredibly noisy (traffic). Bar is deserted and un-inviting as a place to sit after a long day - Buffet restuarant average. Location for business in...More

    Thank philwarren2017
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    Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

    We arrived after dark and the neighborhood seemed a bit scary. Turns out parking is in back and staff watching closely. Hotel is the former Mayor's residence. While building is old, hallways are brightly lighted, room was clean and room was very quiet. Staff is...More

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    Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

    This is probably one of the worst places I've ever stayed at. Definitely not a 3 star! My room was extremely noisy, my floor creaked, and the floor upstairs creaked as well so I basically heard all the movements from upstairs. Also there's some sort...More

    1  Thank Tsakani M
    Reviewed 10 February 2017

    I had a wonderful time with my family and friends at Imperial Hotel. Their family rooms are big and spacious and came at very affordable prices. Their staff members treated us with courtesy and a big smiles. I must also mention they assisted us in...More

    2  Thank mbonambinokukhanya
    Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

    Great place in the middle of town. We had 3 night in between Christmas and New Year and it was very quiet. Very much s business hotel. Clean and helpful staff and good parking. Food was slow but not bad one arrived. Lovely colonial building👍More

    Thank dougy6972
    Response from PH_Imperial2015, General Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 11 January 2017

    Dear Dougy, Thank you very much for your feedback. We are striving to rebrand the hotel and reestablish it's position in Pietermaritzburg. There is more that will be revealed as we get into this new season. Thank you for your continued support. We look forward...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Internet
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    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Banquet Room
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$48 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Pietermaritzburg
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    Traveller (9)
    Room & Suite (20)
    Dining (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (24)
    Bathroom (5)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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    "Back rooms away from road side - what was the main entrance once - very busy street"
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    "Rooms closer to the restaurant are quieter and you are closer to the food :)."
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    "Just very comfortable"
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    "Ask for a room on the opposite end of Jabu Ndlovu. Can get a bit noisy."
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