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Royal Castle Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   11 The Quay, Dartmouth TQ6 9PS, England
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Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Dartmouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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West Somerset
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited on Sunday 17th August for the night to enjoy the hotel's fantastically priced celebration package. We were given Room 24, a town facing room and one we hadn't stayed in before. Although this was quite a small room, it was beautifully appointed and had the most comfortable mattress. I'm not a very good sleeper but sleeping in that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We came to Dartmouth in early July to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary and had a thoroughly enjoyable and memorable stay at the Royal Castle. Many thanks are due to the staff for upgrading our room and for the card and box of chocolates. Can thoroughly recommend the rooms with view over the river / harbour. Very welcoming staff who... More

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Buckingham shire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visited the hotel on 12/08/2014 for three nights. From the start we have been treated well by everyone. Receptionist were so helpful as the porters and room service. Our car been taken away for Valletta parking...what a treatment. Daily breakfast is fabulous and amazing in the river facing grill bar....love this place and will visit again.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Gorgeous food, problem, noisy babies, sorted out by moving table, a tip who runs this Hotel only well behaved children over 10 in this lovely restaurant. I love kids i have 9 grandchildren but bed at 7!!

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for a family member's Birthday a couple of Months ago. The place was 'buzzing' and had a really good atmosphere in the bar. We were a party of around 10 and we were put in a separate room away from the main restaurant. We were fine with this, but it seemed as though we were forgotten about. We... More

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well run establishment. Clean and tidy. Polite and efficient staff. Good food. Valet parking. Big soft beds. Boiling hot water. Cracking location too. Worth the money. Stay here had a fab time. Nice mux of locals and guests.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this hotel 3years in a row and the service and room standard has never dropped. May be a bit pricey for some but well worth it. Once they park your car you do not need it again till you leave. So much. To do in Dartmouth.

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83 reviews 83 reviews
25 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love fish and chips, but have found over the years that finding the perfect balance of beautifully white cod, crispy tasty batter and real chips can be a real challenge and frustration. On this performance I'd have to say the Royal castle Hotel has found the secret! The fish itself was of an exceptionally high quality, coated in an... More

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82 reviews 82 reviews
53 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only ate here for lunch and wow what a lunch it was! The bar area was lovely, a proper bar with an abundance of helpful staff, a jolly owner and customers enjoying food, drink and a good chat. So much choice, everything that came out of the kitchen looked amazing. I settled for scampi chips and mushy peas, not usual... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a family run hotel overlooking the harbour and in the centre of town. Family run can mean many things, but here it means that it is in the heart of this excellent hotel. The staff throughout are friendly, welcoming, and professional. The rooms are excellent, undoubtedly the river view rooms are the best...because of the view. The food,... More

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Address: 11 The Quay, Dartmouth TQ6 9PS, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Castle Hotel 3*
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Royal Castle Dartmouth
Hotel Royal Castle
Royal Castle Hotel Dartmouth, Devon

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The award-winning Royal Castle Hotel is in the centre of Dartmouth with its cobbled streets, intriguing shops and famous restaurants and bars. Looking out over the River Dart, this 17th-century building offers bright, airy rooms, free Wi-Fi and a stylish restaurant. There are 25 en suite rooms, all of which are individually decorated. Many of the rooms have river views, four-poster beds, spa baths and 15 of our rooms have air conditioning units as well. Every room has a TV, radio and tea/coffee making facilities. ... more   less 
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