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Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort

Deep Bay, P.O. Box 976, St. John's, Antigua
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Miramar, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This by far had to be the worst "resort" I've ever booked. Even though there were over 800 rooms, I counted a total of 13 guest in the ENTIRE resort. The staff was rude and disgruntled. The "all-Inclusive" amenities is misleading. The food is ala-carte but depends mostly on availability. Most times the selection was limited to hamburgers and fries.... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If this so called hotel was in the UK it would be closed down under the trades description act. What a dump the place has not seen a lick of paint in years the staffs faces looked like it was the end of the world the place was deserted I was one of only three guests the place is literally... More 

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derbyshire
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Please do not attempt to book a holiday at this hotel We arrived 26/3/15 - I had booked on booking.com & it was not particularly cheap. Upon arrival, there was a barrier & gate attendant but on the drive up to the hotel, the tennis courts were grown over & broken exterior netting, which obviously created a v bad 1st... More 

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Georgetown, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

On a hike to Fort Barrington last week, we walked through the grounds and main building of this hotel. What a mess. Tennis courts mouldy/heaving, unused for years, fences collapsed, parched grounds, cracked pavements, no people. Our very knowledgeable guide explained this hotel has changed hands several times - and now…it is falling apart. Inside, the large lobby area was... More 

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Montserrat
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

My team of youth leaders and members stay for three (3) days at this Hotel and the experience was marvelous! the ambiance as you enter is so welcoming! It is a majestic place filled with elegance, sophistry and definitely leaves you with an: "I must come again" feeling. the staff was great, breakfast, lunch and dinner were always sumptuous affairs...almost... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Odd hotel where the customers are a hindrance, checking in took 40 minutes so we went to the adjacent bar only to wait another 10 mins not because it was busy but untrained staff who seem to idolise their phones rather than customs seem to run the place for their own benefit. During I ugly incidence 1 of the residence... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I can honestly say that this is the worst hotel that I have ever stayed in. It has obviously once been nice but is now a crumbling shambles of its former self, desperately in need of knockig down. It was understandably almost empty as there is nothing there at all apart from one bar staffed by a misurabe woman who... More 

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Ridgefield, CT
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57 reviews 57 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Anchored off the beach and dinghied ashore. Hotel appeared empty and abandoned... however there were staff setting tables in restaurant. Apparently it was open. Grounds overgrown, broken windows and abandoned buildings. A little bizzare.

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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Like many others we were sent here from LIAT as they were 2hours late so we missed our connecting flight, won't be flying with them again! the room was large enough with tv and AC, but to open the balcony doors you needed Arnold Schwarzenegger!!! However the bed was ok and the shower etc were fine, fresh coffee machine but... More 

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massachusetts
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

but, there are other mysteries. like, how did the top of the one chair in the room become soaked in what appears to be blood? are there any guests other than stranded Liat airlines travelers? how old was the fish at the dinner buffet? it is not the worst hotel i have stayed in. Some pluses: + the room does... More 

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