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Royal Hotel

London Road, Purfleet RM19 1QA, England (Formerly Royal Opera House)
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Durham, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Listen, its a local Pub! contractors Hotel, its not the Savoy so don't expect it..but since 2013 from my last review standards are slowly improving, it is not a living room for the staff anymore, rules are in place where the customer comes first, Rooms are clean, food is reasonable, honestly if you want to commute to London and save... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

Lovely way to spend a sunny afternoon, with views of the Thames and into London where you can Canary Wharf, etc Great customer service from barman and good prices for food and drink. Free parking and five minutes walk from train station. Hotel next door

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Castleford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Needed a hotel for one night close to a business meeting and this hotel is ideal for the nearby industrial ports etc.Th place is dated and the decor tired as others have stated,but it is clean,warm there is the said river view. Stayed in the block that is seperate from the main building which has no WIFI,so if you need... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This "Hotel" is also a Pub, which was the purpose of our visit, It has an Upstairs Bar & Resturant, but the River Level Bar is Closed, a Building Site, unused ! The bar is Tired and needs decorating, at the moment they seem to think that thick rope, Mooring Rope, can be used to cover bad light wiring, the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

Where do I start. I booked a weekend up in Essex with my partner and found this hotel, well let me tell you.. nothing like the pictures AT ALL. When we pulled up, looks like an old redundant pub that clearly needs some attention. Bar is tatty and old, staff rude. My partner went up to use the toilet and... More 

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ireland
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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

price hike, not worth it, I stay there a lot but price took a big hike up recently, also new management but will it make any real difference. Depends on what you want, for me it was business and I just needed a a bed somewhere but the new asking price its just not worth it, Great view onto the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here on business late 2014 and it was a reasonable pub/Inn. I had a huge room to the rear of the building which had creaky floor boards (a pet hate of mine but then it adds character to the place I guess). One window in the bedroom did not close properly and I recall it rained in one... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

I'm visiting a conference in Essex where the organisers have shown the typical lack of imagination that politically cautious conference organisers show. They have only been able to refer delegates to stay at the local corporate hotels and in doing so have omitted to mention the Royal Hotel in Purfleet which presents itself as a delightful surprise in this part... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

I've just checked in to this cosy little gaf so all I can write so far is that I was greeted with a lovely smile by a very helpful receptionist named Donna. The room is warm, clean and tidy with all that any other hotel room would offer. Price was reasonable. I've paid nearly £100 elsewhere for a place similar... More 

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Thank h1976
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here on a business journey. By the way I grew up in a pebble dash council house. One of the worse places I've stayed will never stay here again and the company that books our hotels will not put anyone in here again. Staff were nice ,food was good and bedding was clean that's all the good points for... More 

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