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Royal & Fortescue Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We stayed over the past weekend, the cost was excellent, food in the restaurant superb and staff friendly. We did not realise that the owners of this hotel own several other excellent hotels in the South West so that gives us a choice for the future. Only downside with the R & F is Saturday night is terribly noisy with...

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BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us on Trip Advisor. We are happy to hear that you found our staff friendly; Charlene is very happy about getting a mention! Hopefully next time you visit the South West you will consider us or one of our sister hotels! Kind regards, Management

Crewe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2016

warm welcome from friendly and efficient receptionist. clean well furnished and spacious 'superior' room, alas with poor view. we didn't eat here, but bar had a good range of beer town was a good place to stay on our way to Hartland Quay hillclimb, with a good variety of pubs and restaurants

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BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy that you enjoyed the quality of our superior rooms and the beer! We look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip to explore North Devon. Kind regards, Management Royal & Fortescue Hotel

Bristol
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We had an excellent stay as usual, room very clean and comfortable, food good and all the staff very pleasant and efficient, lounge/bar area is very comfortable with excellent seating and Bar 62 very modern with good lines.

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BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We're happy to read that you enjoyed your time with us and liked our new cocktail bar, Bar 62! We hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Management Royal & Fortescue Hotel

sydney australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Nice hotel except the parking is bit of a problem and hard to find around the back of the hotel. Food is lovely in their restaurant. The hotel is right in the heart of the city near the shops Staff very helpful Saturday and Sunday carvery is very nice

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BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing the Royal & Fortescue Hotel on Trip Advisor. We are happy to hear that you found our staff helpful and enjoyed our carvery! Sorry to hear you found the car park hard to find! We are currently looking into making our car park location clearer via reservation process. We look forward to welcoming you back on...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The hotel is excellent. The rooms are well appointed and very clean. The staff, very helpful and accommodating. We ate in the restaurant each of the four nights we stayed and each time the food was very good and reasonably priced. One night we had the carvery which had a good offering of vegetables along with two meats. Breakfast was...

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BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely 5 bubble review! We are happy to hear that you both enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back on your next trip to North Devon. Management Royal & Fortescue Hotel

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Excellent and helpful staff, very good food excellent room. Plenty of choice on the very tasty menu, willing to assist a friend in a wheelchair, approachable and pleasant staff what more do you want..

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BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for another lovely review of our hotel! We are happy to hear that you were well looked after by our staff and enjoyed the menu. We will pass on your feedback to the chefs and front of house team. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Kind regards, Management Royal & Fortescue Hotel

Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The room was good and clean and the staff were all friendly. Only stayed one for one night. We were given a courtyard room which faced onto a courtyard which contained a kitchen. some noise until 9.45pm after this it was very quiet so no problem getting to sleep!

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Thank you for reviewing us on Trip Advisor! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and glad you found our staff friendly. Kind regards, Management Royal & Fortescue Hotel

Bishops Stortford
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We frequently visit this area and have stayed in many hotels and cottages. Never actually thought of staying in Barnstable itself, but what a find this was. The hotel is nestled at the end of the high street, so access to shops and eateries is excellent, with no need to use the car once you're there. Parking was challenging, but...

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BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the 4 bubble review! We will pass on your feedback to housekeeping in regards to the towel sizes, and raise your comments about accessible plug sockets with our maintenance department. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would consider Brend Hotels in the future. Kind regards, Management Royal &...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Nice hotel, good central location with parking. Staff friendly, room very nice. Would definitely recommend. We only stayed one night as attending a concert in Barnstaple, would be very happy to stay again.

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BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the 4 bubble review! We are happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, and will pass on your feedback to our staff. We hope to welcome you back again on your next visit to Barnstaple! Kind regards, Management Royal & Fortescue Hotel

Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Couldn't fault the Hotel as a whole. Had good breakfasts and nice meal in both restaurants. Very handy for the shops. One problem was a partially blocked bathroom basin. The car park was not the easiest to find.

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Thank you for your 4 bubble review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals in our restaurants! Sorry to hear you found it hard to find our car park. We are currently looking into making our car park location clearer to those who make a reservation with us; hopefully if you decide to stay with us again in...

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Internet
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Concierge
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Additional Information about Royal & Fortescue Hotel

Address: 61 Boutport Street, Barnstaple EX31 1HG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Barnstaple
Price Range: RM445 - RM665 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal & Fortescue Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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