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The Royal Hop Pole

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the pub”(99 reviews)
“the river”(117 reviews)
“beer garden”(46 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Pool
Airport Transportation
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Fitness centre
Kitchenette
3 Star Hotel
This well-known landmark is an amalgamation of historic buildings dating from the 15th and 18th centuries, known as a number of names, including The Crown during King Henry VIII's reign. However, eventually it was named The Royal Hop Pole when Queen Mary stayed in 1937 and gave it the...
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Location and contact
94 Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RS, England
58.5 km to Birmingham Intl Airport
48 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewsthe pubthe riverbeer gardenwetherspoon hotelsbanqueting hallhistoric buildinglovely gardenbottled waternooks and cranniesexcellent valuecar parkoriginal featurescentre of towncentral locationoak beamsiron and ironing boardlovely old building
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Second year staying her and still no air-con in the rooms... unbearable heat and really spoiled our stay I’m afraid. Window only opened about a 10 inch square.Unacceptable really considering how much money is made in this place. Standalone Aircon units need to be purchased...More

1  Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely pub lunch in the garden. Great service, from ordering the food to the speed it was served. There were seven of us and everyone’s order came out really quickly and correct. Good quality and value for money 👍 Will definitely be back...More

Thank KarenA2607
Response from Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop PoleResponded 6 days ago

Dear Customer, Thank you for your review. It is great to know that everything was as it should be during your visit, and that you received great service and enjoyed lunch in the garden during this nice weather. We are pleased that you will return,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent one evening here and it was perfect for what we wanted. The room was adequately equipped although a fridge would of been nice. Check in staff were friendly and welcoming, as too the housekeepers. We stayed on one of the hottest days/nights of...More

1  Thank Claire J
Response from Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop PoleResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you found the rooms to be clean and tidy and the staff to be friendly and welcoming too. We appreciate it has been very warm recently, and as we don't have air...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second stay in this old establishment, the first being over 20 years ago. Firstly it’s a Wetherspoons pub/hotel now (was privately owned previously), the food and drink is pretty good. I paid £49 for a single room (No.207), the room was a...More

1  Thank Si57
Response from Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop PoleResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. As a 14th Century coaching inn, our hotel is a maze of corridors and unique rooms, however the corridor doors all have signage on as to where you are heading, and we do our best to direct you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We’ve visited the royal hop pole on several occasions and always had a good experience. Frendly staff and good food we haven’t spent the night ,but atmosphere in the pub was lovely. Set on the main road through TewkesburyMore

Thank alisondunn736
Response from Royal_Hop_Pole, Manager at The Royal Hop PoleResponded 6 days ago

Dear Customer, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you have always had a good experience when visiting us - maybe next time you will have to try out the hotel too! We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
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US$51 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$51 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Fiona1918
May 29, 2018|
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Response from Elaine D | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There is a caravan park behind the abbey which can cater to long wheelbase vehicles which may be suitable for you, it’s only about a 5 minute walk from there to the Hop Poles.
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bubbleone
September 7, 2017|
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Response from Royal_Hop_Pole | Property representative |
Good Morning Breakfast is served from 7am - 12 noon every day. Kind Regards The Royal Hop Pole
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daveonhols2017
August 1, 2017|
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Response from Royal_Hop_Pole | Property representative |
Good evening, We have one ground floor room which is 228 and also includes a wet room. Originally a twin room it can be turned into superking bed if needed. For any questions it's best to call us directly on 01684 274039 so... More
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Room Tips
"As mentioned, our top floor room was quiet, despite overlooking the main street. Rooms in other parts are..."
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"Our room was facing gardens at the side of the building and was ok."
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"This is a wetherspoons pub/hotel so you are above the pub but we never heard any noise from below"
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"Room 201 is on the top floor, so very quiet, also stunning view of the Malvern Hills."
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