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The Royal Hotel

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Bishop's Waltham England
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Deal is my home town and now live away but in celebrating a significant Birthday it was a pleasure to have lunch at The Royal with my brother and sisters. A hotel with much character and history back to the 18th Century and used by many sea captains awaiting to join their ship off the Goodwin Sands. We were a...

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Dover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016

My sister and I had one night stay at the Royal Hotel. We were made to feel very welcome on arrival. The Manager, Reception, Restaurant and Bar staff all gave us outstanding, proffesional and friendly service and are to be commended on their level of customer care. The bar menu was extensive, very reasonably priced and offered good quality food....

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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Arrived to a lovely warm welcome. The hotel is bang on the sea front 5 minutes walk from the train station. Parking is right outside if you're driving. The hotel is full of character with parts dating back way back when. Our room was on a slope but it added to the novelty rather than cause any problem. Bar is...

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Thank AndyOli
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This hotel was booked for us by friends. On arrival we found it to be as near to the sea front as its possible to get, its right on the beach. I believe its one of the oldest & most historic hotels in the area with famous guests over the years from Admiral Lord Nelson to Winston Churchill. Very clean...

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Thank Alocal1959
Kent
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Warm and friendly welcome. Really pleasant staff and food that was both wholesome and very very good. Lovely views of the sea/seafront. Good choice of Starters , Mains and Desserts and a nice range of beers / wines. Will definitely go back

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Thank tofters
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Royal Hotel is virtually on the beach in the centre of Deal. The food and staff were excellent. Smiles are not in short supply here! Free parking is about 10 minutes for slow walkers away, as the carpark by the side of the hotel is metered and regularly visited. Room was huge with a view along the seafront. Very...

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Dover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We both enjoyed scampi & chips - large portions, piping hot and well-presented. However, the stand-out feature of our lunch was the excellent service. Order was taken very promptly by an extremely pleasant and friendly waitress, and the food arrived in quick time. We had a Shepherd Neame birthday voucher, so had two meals for the price of one. All...

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Thank Philip H
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Ate here on Saturday morning with a group of 6 adults and 1 child and had a terrible experience! We sat down and all ordered from the breakfast menu, 3 of the 7 meals ordered arrived promptly with the remaining 4 being totally forgotten about! When questioned for the first time the young girl offered no apology and barely spoke...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We have spent our anniversary here for the last 6 years or so. We stay in the Lady Hamilton room which is right on the beach front with amazing views. The room has been decorated since our last visit and was lovely in itself but all the previous nautical references had gone which was a bit of a shame. New...

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

just wanted an overnight stay before playing golf in the area the following day. the room was very comfortable and I thought it was well designed. I am really getting to like the floor level shower tray, it must be an age thing! my room had the added advantage of a freestanding roll top bath as well, sadly I didn't...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Royal Hotel Boathouse Bar
The Royal Hotel Boathouse Bar
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
The Royal Hotel Quarterdeck Restaurant
The Royal Hotel Quarterdeck Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Seafood, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about The Royal Hotel

Address: Beach Street, Deal CT14 6JD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Deal
Price Range: RM419 - RM878 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Have only stayed in the balcony suites which are wonderful.”
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 of 5 bubbles dagnijao, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms with sea views & balconies are really good”
 of 5 bubbles Alocal1959, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift, so choose a room on a low floor, and ask for one with a sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles 769katel, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Anything with a sea view makes all the difference.”
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“Ask for a sea view room”
 of 5 bubbles raymondp356, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
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