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    Royal Sportsman Hotel

    131 High Street, Porthmadog LL49 9HB, Wales
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    2018-02-04 2018-02-05
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good36%
    • Average13%
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    “courtyard room” (15 reviews)
    “excellent food” (24 reviews)
    “no lift” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 715 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    My wife and I stayed at the Royal Sportsman as part of a two day visit to N Wales. Ideal location allowing for an overnight stay covering Bala, Barmouth, Portmeirion, Porthmadog followed by Llanberis, Bangor, Conwy then home. Staff all very friendly, welcoming and attentive...More

    Thank Mike L
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed here over Christmas for 3 nights fantastic staff who were all friendly and went the extra mile. The food is absolutely spot on and my only criticism would be the Guest rooms do feel "tired" BUT the restaurant and staff make up for...More

    Thank Phil B
    Response from Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay over Christmas and it was a pleasure having you here. We always do try to go the extra mile and I have passed on your thanks to Phoebe personally. Sorry you felt your room felt "tired" but...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We visited for lunch And had a lovely meal with great service and friendly locals. Our dog was also welcomed and looked after too. Would recommend the pie of the day or the sportsman’s burger. Great value for money.

    Thank Melanie H
    Response from Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your five star review. We do pride ourselves on value for money, delicious food, both in the bar and the restaurant. And we always welcome dogs and children into Gelert's Bar. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Is this the best kept secret in Porthmadog or am I the last to know? Exceptionally well cooked and seasoned food served generously and piping hot. Delicious from starters, to great coffee and homemade christmas tree shortbread. The common areas in the hotel are pleasant...More

    Thank Ruby H
    Response from Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your glowing review of Christmas Day lunch. We do pride ourselves on our delicious home-cooked food with special touches like the homemade Christmas tree shortbread! Our high-calibre chefs consistently create exceptional meals at great value and our front of house team strive...More

    Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

    Place was dead except for my party of 6. We went staying in the hotel just passing by and was hungry.. it has an extensive menu with some thing for everyone at a good price too. Six mains and 12 drinks was under 130 pounds....More

    Thank Kevybabychipsngravey
    Response from Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman HotelResponded 3 December 2017

    Thank you very much for popping in as you passed by. You obviously enjoyed our generously portioned, freshly cooked meals, not only for the taste but the value for money they represent. We serve evening meals from 6pm-9pm so, if you come at either end...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$105 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 28
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    "Go for a larger room if available"
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    "That long since I slept in a single bed. And it showed. My fault, not the hotels"
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    "Unsure but I think they had disabled rooms on the ground floor, you would need to ask"
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