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The Royal Hotel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A group of friends at a 50th wedding anniversary, some of us stayed overnight, all of us were very happy with our stay, the rooms were lovely, the food was very good, the staff were very friendly, and the breakfast the next morning was very good.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely hotel, great staff, just poor water pressure for showers! Food was good, very decent breakfast. Very good to have complimentary car parking, and complimentary wifi. Overall a great hotel, just be prepared for slow showers :-)

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

came back to the hotel after being out in bideford at 11 pm , asked the night porter if the bar was open only to be told no and that if I had booked a 4 star hotel not a 3 star I might be able to get a drink , totally unacceptable when your paying 65-£80 per night and...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed st The Royal for a family event and enjoyed the food and service. The pre-wedding dinner carvery was delicious. The room was beautifully set out and all guests thoroughly enjoyed it. I particularly liked the decor and furnishings in the large warm bar areas. So nice to stay somewhere "individual" with a personal touch. The staff are obviously...

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wollescote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the royal hotel for a family wedding in the area . The staff were very friendly and helpful the room we had was very comfortable and bathroom large with a bath and shower ( was nice to have the choice) . AS we were at the back of the hotel we had no view of the river but...

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Cleckheaton
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really nice hotel with very attentive staff. extremely clean and well laid out so you're not walking around for hours trying to find your room. Location is good for the town. Really good food ...we would highly recommend it.

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BrendHotels, Social Media Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review here on Trip Advisor. I am glad to hear that you think we are a really nice hotel with very attentive staff. I am also pleased to hear that you thought the food was really good. Once again Thank you for the review & we look forward...

oxford
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good comfortable hotel with the added bonus of its own parking. Very friendly staff, fullsome breakfast and comfortable rooms of a high standard in terms of cleanliness. Nice views over the tidal river in a deluxe room.

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BrendHotels, Social Media Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review here on Trip Advisor. I am glad to hear that you found the staff to be very friendly & that you found your room to be comfortable & to a high standard of cleanliness. Once again Thank you for the review & we look forward to welcoming...

Stratford on Avon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here before and will again. Spotlessly clean, excellent food, friendly helpful staff in all departments, rooms well and comfortably furnished and equipped. Building with history and character. Good bus service too Barnstable Ilfracombe and Appledore for those happy to park up for the stay.

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BrendHotels, Social media Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this lovely 5 star review here on Trip Advisor. I would also like to Thank you for all of your comments regarding the hotel & staff. I am glad that you found the hotel to be spotlessly clean, with excellent food & friendly staff throughout all departments. Once again...

hampshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great night, really nice carvery hot and fresh with plenty of choice. Disco was good with a very amenable dj who played any request. So nice to go to a nice place and have a good dance, which seems to be hard to find these days

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BrendHotels, Social media Manager at The Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review here on Trip Advisor. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us and thought that both the carvery & the disco were good. Once again Thank you for the review & we hope to see you at another carvery disco in the future....

west midlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stayed in other Brend Hotels, this was our first stay at the Royal Hotel, We were a party of 3 and had 2 rooms, a standard double and a single, for the first weekend in April. The rooms were clean and for a weekend were good enough. All meals were great with a very good service, on our second...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this fantastic 5 star review here on Trip Advisor. I am thrilled to hear that you thought all meals were great with very good service & that you all in all you felt you had a great weekend. Once again Thank you for the review & we look forward...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Royal Hotel

Address: Barnstaple Street, Bideford EX39 4AE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Torridge > Bideford
Price Range: $159 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Royal Hotel Bideford
The Royal Hotel Bideford, England - Devon
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“If you don't mind being on the first floor, which I didn't, but I was warned it may be noisy, ( which on this occasion it wasn't), room 101 was a lovely twin room, with river views.”
j0brien, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“deluxe room with river views and a bath a bonus.”
stellaOxford, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Board members need to experience the delights of 202 and a dribbly cold shower.”
JamesH112, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Doesn't really matter. You're only there to sleep!”
andypV2347FY, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Recommend the Kingsley suite”
850cazmac1, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
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