Durban and KwaZulu-Natal Hotels

Royal Hotel

  • 140 Murchison St. Map It
  • Ladysmith


  • Convenient, central location
  • Great 1800s facade and front door
  • Steeped in South African (Anglo-Boer) War history


  • Undistinguished, bland rooms
  • Roadside rooms are noisy

Published 03/07/2016

Fodor's Review

This historic South African country hotel shares much of Ladysmith's tumultuous past—it was built in 1880, just 19 years before the town was attacked by the Boers during the South Africa (Anglo-Boer) War. Expect small rooms, although TVs and air-conditioning are standard features. The hotel serves a buffet for lunch and dinner and offers an à la carte menu on weekends.

Hotel Information


140 Murchison St., Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal, 3370, South Africa

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Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 71 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 03/07/2016

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