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Royal Hotel Bethulie

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Voortrekker Street, Bethulie South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at the Royal Hotel in Bethulie. I never knew that such a collection of books and vinyl records existed anywhere in the country. The are shelves and passages full of books and records which caters for all tastes. The owner has a...More

Thank Pampoen
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We highly recommend "The Royal Hotel". The rooms are comfortable, clean with an old world charm. The book and record collection draped over this hotel is just something to behold. Its unbelievable.. 120000 books along all the passages, sitting rooms and every nook and cranny....More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Royal Hotel in Bethulie is a destination for anyone who loves to be surrounded by books and music (vinyl!). The vibe of this place is unbelievable. The food is a good old home cooked meal and the owner, Antony, is a gem. I'll be...More

Thank Lorette T
Reviewed 21 June 2018

What else can be said about the Royal Hotel Bethulie except that the accommodation, hospitality, and meals are memorable. This is my third, rather, extended stay with Tony Hockings (aka “James Bond”) and his staff over the past year and a half. There’s are definitive...More

Thank LopingianTravels
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Many reviewers have spoken my heart with all the kind words for this antique hotel, the hospitable owner, and the considerate staff there. I definitely recommend this place to anyone that enjoys conversations, local history, books, and vinyl records! The owner suggested me to write...More

Thank Nancy J
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Location
South Africa > Free State > Bethulie
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Location
South Africa > Free State > Bethulie
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Traveller (64)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Alan C
24 March 2017|
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Response from Pigeons_Luck | Property representative |
Certainly you can – but please call in advance, to be on the safe side. By all means come to look, even if you're staying elsewhere. Cell 071-683-7767.
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pietuys
26 January 2016|
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Response from 427sue | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I only stayed there, it's Tony Hocking who is the host 0716837767
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Jeremy P
31 August 2015|
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Response from Pigeons_Luck | Property representative |
Dear Jeremy It will be a great pleasure to see you again. TONY HOCKING
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Room Tips
"All rooms are quiet and nice."
nancyjL143BH
13 Jun 2018
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"Give yourself enough time to browse through the shelves and shelves and shelves of books!"
KerryHaggard
1 May 2018
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"Allow the staff to choose one for you, I did and was not disappointed."
pappashell
27 Mar 2018
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"Rooms on the street side might be little noisy, but I liked it as you really experienced the small town..."
ViajarForLife
3 Dec 2017
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