The Royal Hotel opened in 1845, and this historical hotel is famous for its subtle blend of African and colonial influences. The coffee shop offers light meals and a selection of cakes, and delicacies are being served throughout the day. The 70-year old restaurant, the Royal Grill, provides an exceptional dining experience at the hotel, with outstanding cuisine served in a venue of timeless grandeur. Many facilities, including a swimming pool and a gym, as well as conference facilities and a business centre, combined with convenient services, are available to in-house guests for a pleasant stay.
The hotel's 114 rooms consist of various room types which offer harbour and city views. The rooms and suites provide a comfortable space for guests, with convenient amenities and features.
The hotel features two in-house restaurants and one bar. The Royal Grill, which reflects an old age charm with its original high ceilings and its dark wooden balustrades, offers a relaxed and welcoming dining setting where delicious meals await. For freshly ground coffee, mouthwatering cakes, and pastries, guests are invited to visit the Royal Coffee Shop at the hotel. Light snacks can be enjoyed at the hotel's Exchange Bar in Durban, where a sports and pub-style environment awaits.