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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

when we arrived we was told that the place was undergoing renovation. fair enough we thought. The room was nice and big with a ensuite bathroom the staff where very friendly that is the good points. No heating, they did provide some electric heaters which then blew the fuses for the room. no hot water so a bath was out...

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Ludlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Back in August wanted to book a room for my son to stay in but the young man who took the booking was unhelpful and wasn't bothered and the pictures from other visitors put me off and disgusting and dirty

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Dirty room, advised no hot water before stay, but room smelled of tobacco, dead flies, one in centre of folded towel, filthy cups and glasses for drinks, TV remote dirty! Door handle fell off, not offered any extra discount at check out no person around so keys posted. Were told discount already given on original price! I suggest the hotel...

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6Thank JOEMINTER
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I stayed here for one night in September. Upon check in I was told there was no hot water but that I could shower in another room. The whole hotel was really dirty and my room smelt of damp, and other horrors. For what I paid- only £45 is was grossly overpriced. In fact they should have paid for ME...

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5Thank Neil C
High Wycombe, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I just wanted to put my review In one word which is ...Dire, but unfortunately I couldn't. A review in August advised no hot water and we were there this weekend and still no hot water. Alas this was a last minute trip to Leominster & the Royal Oak was the only "hotel" with vacancies & no wonder.

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3Thank Jacqueline M
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The people running this place seem to have a couldn't care less attitude its a bit like ''The Jockey''pub put out of the tv series Shameless you keep expecting Frank Gallagher to walk in at any moment for a pint and 2 e's !!!. They serve up a nice pint of flat Guinness in a 3/4 pint glass as well....

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2Thank Ian A
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We needed somewhere at short notice. Hell, please please stay away! The smell was horrendous, the room was filthy, the bedding was used and dirty, the cups were filthy, there was no hot water and to top it all, their Guinness wasn't on! That was the last straw. The only good thing was that the telly worked and we were...

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3Thank Gary S
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Ok ..... The staff were friendly and tried to do what they could ..... But one phrase sums this place up .... You can not polish a turd!!!! Plz plz do not book into this hotel .... Booking.com shouldn't be selling rooms here .... Rooms are damp .... Dirty.... Beds are falling apart ...... Water damage everywhere...... Uncomfortable ..... It's...

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3Thank gothicsparklez
Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 19 August 2016

It was our third visit to the Royal Oak. On previous occasions I gave quite a high rating to this hotel as our stays were very short, we arrived late in the evening, left early in the morning and nothing unwelcome caught our eyes. Clean rooms, clean beds, what else can you wish for a very acceptable price? It was...

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2Thank CuriousOwl
Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I wonder why trip advisor still has this hotel on their site. Had to pull out one of our staff, still waiting for a refund as we had paid for the whole week as we didnt know the area and thought it was a bargain . Thanks to Trip Advisor and Bookings.com TRULY DISGUSTING AND DISGRACEFUL.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Oak in Leominster, "The Town in the Marches", is located in the heart of the beautiful border countryside, where England and Wales nudge each other back and forth along Offa's Dyke. In October 2011 under our new management a new lease of life has been breathed into the decor, atmosphere and service. This Historic coaching inn is enjoying a new lease of life under new management. We have retained the olde worlde charm, and woven in new services and standards to make the Royal Oak the place to visit. The Royal Oak began life in the 1700's as a coaching inn as a welcome stop on the long journey from London to Wales. It now wears many different 'hats' comfortable hotel, cozy bar and inviting atmosphere, good selection of fresh food available on our lite bites menu, available every day. The atmosphere is even better at weekends with live acts or DJs on, and not forgetting every day is happy hour between 5pm-7pm, 50p off all pints! Click out What's On tab for more infor or join us on Facebook; Royal Oak Leominster. The hotel is a great base for exploring Leominster and the local area. Sunday Carvery £7.95 for 1 course, All you can eat on vegetables available, 2 courses - £8.45, 3 courses - £9.45 Children Under 10 - £3.95. Delicious alternatives for Vegetarians Every Sunday 12.30pm - 3.30pm. Hotel Rooms: We have 11 bedrooms available, offering a mixture of single and doubles and family rooms spread across two floors that can accommodate up to 38 guests. All of our tariffs are on a room only basis. Prices £25 for a single en-suite room (cheaper than a taxi home!), £45 double en-suite room, £45 twin en-suite room, £55 Family room sleeps 3 guests, £65 Family room sleeps 4 guests, £75 Family room sleeps 5 guests, £85 Family room sleeps 6 guests, £100 Family rooms, 2 rooms sleep 4 guests each, share a bathroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Oak

Address: South Street, Leominster HR6 8JA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Herefordshire > Leominster
Price Range: $41 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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