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Donaghadee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2014

It's been about 14 years since I last stayed in this hotel so I was interested to see how much, if at all, it had changed. First off I have to say that on this visit I was part of a large group so the rate was very good. The brochure advertised the hotel as refurbished and to be fair...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Stopped here for one night as part of a holiday group. This hotel is in need of a good refurbishment. The room was quite small and in need of a coat of paint, the lace curtains definitely need a wash, the shower rail was literally hanging off the wall and ceiling, the bathroom has been refurbished but only to the...

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Thank ray e
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 October 2014

i would not see myself coming back to this hotel. poor hotel that needs a facelift. good points where nice pool area, nice staff and very good location. poor points, carpets where very dirty and stained, need to be replaced even had to move rooms as first room the walls where also badly stained and there where holes and stains...

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1Thank Paulcus
Torpoint
Reviewed 17 October 2014

We stayed in the hotel for 4 nights a large coach party 40+ guests.We arrived late evening very tired after a long day of travelling to be warmly greeted and a swift check in so that we were back down in the restaurant for a very enjoyable meal. Our room was clean, comfortable and the facilities were excellent. The swimming...

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3Thank DawnygirlTorpoint
Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 16 October 2014

My friend and I spent 4 nights here last September, in 2014. Our goal was to enjoy the spa facilities which we never got to use because we were busy exploring all the interesting points of Ireland. This is a hotel which clearly knew better times. It has a nice pub and a restaurant inside. And the wifi is only...

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dublin
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Having been told before we arrived that the hotel is accessible and that although not all rooms are accessible the lifts in the hotel would be alleviate the problem, upon arrival we were met with steps to the entrance of the hotel, steps to the spa area, steps to the pool/Jacuzzi and steps to the breakfast area, although there was...

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1Thank bev34
Bray, Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Had my 40th bday party there last night 11-10-14 fantastic night everything went brilliant the party package my husband got was brilliant definitely recommend it for a party venue the staff were very helpful in anything we asked for

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Thank Susan M
Reviewed 1 October 2014

run down needs a face lift hotel dirty carpets stained and bed sheet will not be back, have to run hot tap along time to hot water , manger moved us to another room on 2nd floor it was no better leaking radiators dirty bathroom

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1Thank Joseph A
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 30 September 2014

While the room was relatively clean, the hotel had clearly seen better days. The bed sagged, the bathroom was small and cramped, and none of the doors in the room or on the wardrobe seemed to fit properly. Staff at reception were rather surly and unhelpful and there was a weird cabbagey smell in a couple of the corridors. The...

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2Thank Rob C
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at the end of September 2014. I was a bit concerned after I read previous reviews however I shouldn't have been. On arrival the receptionist was very pleasant. We were checked in quickly and information about meals etc. supplied. Our room was clean with all the usual expectations such as tea and coffee, television and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A very warm welcome to The Royal Hotel & Merrill Leisure Club, one of the largest hotels in Co. Wicklow with a proven reputation in hospitality excellence for many years.We pride our selves as being children and famliy friendly . ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure Club

Address: Main Street, Bray, Ireland (Formerly The Royal Hotel Bray)
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Bray
Price Range: RM291 - RM638 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure Club 3*
Number of rooms: 128
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Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Bray
The Royal Hotel Leisure Centre
Bray Hotel Royal Wicklow
Royal Hotel Wicklow
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