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Crystal Springs

Crystal Springs  
A RCI affiliated resort, located on a 3000ha game reserve, Crystal Springs is haven for that special break with the family, or that romantic weekend getaway. With a variety of fully equipped self catering chalets and lodge rooms, we can cater for every need.


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Royal Hotel

Royal Hotel
The Royal Hotel in Pilgrim's Rest is perhaps one of South Africa's best known hotels. This national monument is famous for its atmosphere and world class service and facilities.The Royal Hotel, situated in Pilgrim's Rest, was impeccably restored recently, to reflect true late Victorian style. Composed of ten authentic buildings dating back to the latter part of the nineteenth century, the hotel now offers 50 charming en-suite bedrooms.

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District Six

District Six

Six self-catering cottages situated high above the main street in Downtown Pilgrim's Rest, with an unimpeded view over Pilgrim's Creek. These comfortable cottages are fully equipped for self catering and are serviced daily. Facilities include microwave oven, air-conditioning, DSTV and outside braai.

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History

In the 1840's the world wile gripped with gold fever, when large quantities of this precious metal were discovered in California. These early finds stimulated the search for gold in other countries. The history of the Mpumalanga gold fields date back to ancient times, when unknown miners worked the quartz reefs for gold. Traces of their mining activities can still be found all over the Northern Province and Zimbabwe

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