The Royal Courtyard

Hotel Akkommodasie In Matatiele

About The Royal Courtyard

The Royal Courtyard previously known as “The Royal Hotel” is situated in central town at 103 Main Street, Matatiele next to the Pick N Pay Supermarket. It is close to shopping centers, banks, medical facilities & adjacent to the Magistrates Courts & Municipality Offices. The older portion of the hotel was built in 1919 & the site is rich in history.

It is said that the last formal duel in South Africa took place behind the hotel. The establishment was purchased by the present owners in 2004 & has been undergoing extensive renovations, upgrading & additions.

We are the largest establishment in the area and our client base includes national and provincial government departments, ngo’s, professionals, company representatives, construction contractors, church organisations.

We offer tranquil, clean & comfortable accommodation.

There are presently 3 conference halls and 71 rooms, all of which are en-suite. Most of the rooms are self-catering with stove, micro-oven & bar-fridge. Every bed has an electric blanket, and each room has an auto-kettle, panel heaters or air-conditioner & DSTV.

We have Standard, Deluxe, Luxury and VIP Rooms. In addition our Deluxe and Luxury Rooms offer hair-dryers, shaving mirrors, ironing stations, full length mirrors, writing desks, air-conditioners and a modern wardrobe. The VIP rooms include baths, and an additional lounge room.

There is ample covered parking in a completely secured environment with access control gates. Free Wifi is available throughout the establishment. There is also an in-house restaurant (regret no alcohol served). The Beauty Spa on the premises offers waxing, facials, Thai massages, massage chair pedicure, and acrylic/gel nails.

The Royal Courtyard is proud to be the Easterns Cape Provincial winner as the best 3 Star hotel.

Accommodation Options

About Our Rooms
Deluxe & VIP Rooms – 1 x Double Bed (18 graded rooms)
Luxury Rooms – 2 x Double Beds or 1 x Double Bed + 1 x 3/4 Bed (26 graded rooms)
Standard Room – 1 x Double or 2 x 3/4 Beds (un-graded, bookings accepted only when rooms have been viewed)

All rooms are en-suite.

Rooms have DSTV, microwave ovens, bar fridge, kettles, electric blankets. Deluxe, Luxury and VIP rooms offer hair dryers, shaving mirrors, air conditioners, full length mirrors, ironing stations, writing desks and modern wardrobe.

Available Services:

44 graded rooms
Conference facilities
Regret no alcohol served
Cooking facilities
Free WiFI
In room tea / coffee services
Room service
Safe in room
TV or Satellite TV
Electric blankets
BBQ area
Secure parking
No bar on site
Shops nearby

Conference Facilities

The Royal Courtyard has three conference rooms with white boards, data projectors, screens and free wifi.

About Our Conference Facilities
We are ideally situated and equipped for conferencing in Matatiele with a selection of 3 Conference Venues. So if you need a conference venue for your next conference contact us today for a customised quotation.

We are also able to supply:

  • Snacks
  • Tea break refreshments
  • Lunch
  • Stationery

Should you need any special services / items not mentioned here, our friendly reservation staff will contact you.  You are also welcome to phone us with your requirements.

We always go out of our way to find solutions!

The Royal Courtyard Hotel Is:

  • 70 km from Kokstad
  • 70 km from Mt Fletcher
  • 118 km from Maclear
  • 193 km from Port Shepstone
  • 295 km from Durban via Port Shepstone
  • Toekennings soos verskaf deur die onderneming
  • Tourism Grading - 3 Stars

Rigting aanwysings

Kokstad, head south 1.4 km.
Turn left 2.7 km.
Turn right onto R617 800 m.
Turn right onto The Avenue/R56.
Continue to follow R56.
Destination will be on the left 67.9 km.