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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here on Saturday for lunch.My Husband said it was the best steak pie he had had in a pub as usually it is in a dish with puff pastry top but this was a proper short rust pie.The chips were proper and a side dish of veg.I had the hot pot equally good and we finished off with...

Thank audreyCumbria
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Hello audreyCumbria Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review! We're especially pleased you had dessert as 25p from each one is donated to CancerCare our local charity. We do sometimes question some reviews ourselves!! We know we try hard to make sure every guest enjoys their time with us. We'd love to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm very sorry to say that we had a terrible meal here a week ago they sent out burn food most of it the wrong meal a sad effort complained as were several other tables at the same time and the waitresses were lovely so sad as 2 weeks before had one of the best meals ever in here. Don't...

Thank Kevin John H
South Yorkshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose the Royal as it was close to the venue of a party we were attending. The price was reasonable. The room was warm and clean although quite basic. The hotel was comfortable and the food was excellent. Overall it was fine apart from the fact that there was no hot water for the shower - tepid at best....

Thank wickedstepmum
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Hello wickedstepmum We're sorry you experienced a tepid shower - that issue is now resolved. Our staff do try very hard to be friendly and helpful so thanks for pointing that out. As you say the price is very reasonable and we are currently upgrading our rooms so please stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for one night, room was basic but clean, and only charged £39 so had realistic expectations. It needed a lick of paint and better lights in the bathroom, plus the rad in the bathroom couldn't be switched off so the room was very hot, and being on a main road meant there was a bit of road noise through...

Thank Ty B
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review TY B We are currently upgrading all our rooms. Please visit us again soon.

Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Went to the royal hotel for tea was disappointed. We was served rather quickly but bar man had no idea about cask ales,for my partner I had a coke. We looked at the menu and choose our meals and ordered at the bar setting up a tab. We had the two pate.tjis was rather nice but the salad was just...

Thank lynn r
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A good stop off point if you are walking canal side. Friendly pub , with nice atmosphere. Deals to be had so keep eyes open for specials boards and other notices advertising forthcoming events. Parking available - always appears to be busy with locals and visitors.

1Thank Michael T
MitchellsofLanc, Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Michael T Thank you for your lovely review. You are so right about this being an ideal spot if you're walking on the canal, boats and barges often pull in here too! Great advice to other guests to check out our offers and specials. We always try to keep things exciting as we have so many local regulars in...

Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We booked to stay for New Year's Eve 2016, on the strength that entertainment ( Black and White Ball) would be on, therefore something a bit different. When we arrived we found out there would just be a Disco! During the night it unfolded that the Assistant Manager who had ran the place for a while, had found out he...

Thank jacqui085
St Helens, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We have just returned from a short break at the Royal Hotel. We will not be revisiting The Royal. Bearing in mind that you only get what you pay for.The room was basic. We booked a double room but we were in a family room with a double bed and two bunk beds. We thought that the bunks should of...

Thank SueGr1
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

For a pub lunch - perfect. Although the staff were very busy with Christmas parties, loads of tables were 'reserved' or already full, they had plenty of time for our table - we hadn't booked - just turned up. Special mention to Natalie who is a natural hostess and very efficient and friendly with it. The young lad serving our...

Thank misspicky2016
MitchellsofLanc, General Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Hi misspicky2016, Thanks for the great review. We hope you and your friends visit us again soon. The Royal Hotel Team

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Went with my wife for lunch. The menu choice was good and the staff helpful and friendly. Food was good quality and we received vouchers for £5 off main meals for when we return. We will definitely return.

Thank Jez S
MitchellsofLanc, General Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Jez S, Thanks for the great review. Your voucher will be valid to use again from 9th January. We look forward to seeing you, The Royal Hotel Team

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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The Royal Hotel
The Royal Hotel
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Hotel is a traditional pub offering a warm welcome, good home cooked food and comfortable en-suite accommodation. Located in the small village of Bolton Le Sands overlooking the canal, the Royal Hotel is ideally situated to explore the Historic City of Lancaster, Kendal, Lune Valley and the natural beauty of the Lake District National Park. The Royal itself offers excellent dining facilities with an extensive main menu and a daily specials board, a large selection of cask ales and wines are also available to compliment your meal alongside good old fashioned hospitality. The traditional inn also boasts a large beer garden by the canal, a sports bar showing all the latest sporting events and free WiFi - the perfect way to relax after a long day exploring the local area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Hotel

Address: 27 Main Road, Bolton le Sands LA5 8DQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Bolton le Sands
Price Range: RM204 - RM297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“We had room 3 at the back of the hotel with no view and a bit noisy at times.”
 of 5 bubbles wickedstepmum, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you are staying overnight, book ahead. They don't have many rooms and can be booked up well in advance. No personal experience of rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 591lizl, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you stay there do not have room 3.”
 of 5 bubbles JYJT, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“we were at the rear so a little quieter”
 of 5 bubbles 1pontygirl, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay at a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles k33adr, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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