Accommodation (for 72 guests) on board the
Rovos Rail is the epitome of luxury with handsome wood panelling and period
Edwardian features. Room service is available 24 hours a day. All compartments
have several windows allowing for easy viewing of the spectacular African
The air-conditioned suites are large by
most train standards and can accommodate two people offering the option of twin
or spacious double beds. In the en-suite bathrooms, original fittings combine
with the modern technology of hot showers, hair dryers and shaver plugs. All
are equipped with a writing surface and a personal safe for valuables. There is
also a bar fridge filled with beverages of the passengers' choice. These very
spacious suites offer passengers the opportunity to travel in privacy, comfort
and luxury, with fittings and facilities that are of the highest standard
The Royal Suites, each of which take up
half a carriage, are spacious and elegant, measuring 172 sq feet in size. There
are 4 Royal suites, each with its own private lounge area and full bathroom
with Victorian bath and separate shower.
The Deluxe Suites (118 sq feet)- three to a
compartment, are large and beautifully appointed. They also accommodate two
passengers in either twin or double beds and have a lounge area and an en-suite
bathroom with shower. There are 22 deluxe cabins on board the train.
The Pullman Suites (76 sq feet) are the
newest suites on board the train and are are the simplest of the 3 suite types.
They are equipped with a comfortable sofa-seat during the day with a conversion
to double or twin beds for the evening, and also have an en-suite bathroom with