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Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Clean bed linen, Nice breakfast, parking available, location for Woolacombe excellent. However décor tired, room very cold at night they turn the heating off at night. Shower room something from the 1970s grubby and shower not working properly. Needs a total revamp but what hotels have the money to do this nowadays. Balconies in a dreadful state.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff friendly , breakfast self service but tasty .Room very clean.View from hotel and dining room outstanding . These are reason for 3/5. Cheap but needs hotel needs updating to bring into 21st century. Ideal for short stay say 1/2 days. With a lot of money spent could be great hotel with position and view.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a family holiday was lovely, clean rooms, welcoming staff, nice atmosphere. Will definitely stay again "thank you" and would most definitely recommend to friends and family. Thank you again

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel is in need of a serious makeover inside and out. It was a place to put our heads. Friendly staff a bar and a good breakfast in the mornings. Swimming pool was good but as said before the place needs improvement with money spent on rooms and general maintenance.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Already done my review but forgot to upload the photos😬 Arrived on 5th Aug for 3 nights Was welcomed buy Alice on reception who dealt with my check in and who was very pleasant to talk to. Same goes for the rest of the staff great food very clean great location great value for money. Was here back in June...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This horrific hotel probably last rated anything more than 1 star back in the 1970's! Room was freezing as the heating didn't work, in November!! The whole place looks like its from the 70's and hasn't been cleaned or looked after since. Nothing a wrecking ball couldn't correct! I could go on but I will leave it with simply avoid.

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3Thank Dougie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do you even start! its dirty broken and damp. We were even put into someone elses room where we had a nap to have recpetion phone us up to inform us that the room was occupied! Do not go please!

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4Thank AliceNorriss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night only there is a good point to this hotel IT HAS A SNOOKER TABLE but that's it dirty is the truth photos can't lie but it depends how you live at home. I choose the clean option not this hotel once is more than enough never again

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3Thank Damon N
Stevenage
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a quad, family ( room 1 ) for one night. Did expect much after reading reviews. Arrived late 19.15 but lady in reception was most helpfull. We were able to have dinner which was self service buffet style. Food was basic but tasty. Whole hotel can do with investment but was a comfortable stay. Breakfast was buffet style...

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1Thank Andym1976
sidmouth
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We only stayed one night, I would list everything wrong with this hotel but there just isn't enough room, my main concern is how the building is still standing!! When you hear the staff say they wouldn't stay there and that the owners want to sell plus the council have put a preservation order on the ridiculous orange balconies you...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
100 Bedroom budget hotel, overlooking the beautiful village of Woolacombe. Ideal base for exploring North Devon or just spend time relaxing on the award winning beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Hotel

Address: Beach Road, Woolacombe EX34 7AB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Woolacombe
Price Range: RM190 - RM493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Royal Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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“If you must go then get a room at the front but they will charge you another £6.00 !!”
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