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BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel

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South Parade | St. Helen's Parade, Portsmouth PO4 ORN, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Considering the price, this hotel is disappointingly tired. Well appointed, opposite the derelict-looking pier, and from the outside no doubt a once splendid building. However, the inside is well in need of a make over. That said, our room was comfortable, if basic. We also had difficulty checking-in at the appointed 2pm check-in time - our room wasn't ready and... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing room with sea view. Superb breakfast. Top service in the bar. Nothing too much trouble. Would definitely recommend. Reception always willing to help from a fan to more coffee. Made sure luggage was taken to car. Sandwiches from bar excellent cant comment on evening. Meal as did not go to dining room.

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a "superb" review of the hotel and team, it is always great to get positive feedback, we hope you can stay with us again, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

Lymington, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here overnight and was very impressed from start to finish. The location is great for the seafront, exploring the vintage curios shops of Southsea or Portsmouth, or all the usual tourist attractions that Gunwharf or the old Dockyard have to offer. Receptionists were friendly and helpful and my room (a standard double) was a generous size and very well... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for complimenting the hotel and team, I am pleased you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had decided as a couple to use up a holiday voucher we had for Xmas, we had no expectations or idea of the hotel. Had stayed regularly in Bosham an Chichester before. Hotel was great, Sea View and restaurant we amazing will be going back soon. As a result of stay will try another Best Western in Leeds very... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am pleased you found everything to your satisfaction and hope you stay with us again, the Best Western plus Milford hotel is very nice in Leeds situated Great North Road, Micklefield, Leeds LS25 5LQ, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We decided to have a mini break in Portsmouth and thought we would give this hotel a try. On booking in the staff were very welcoming and helpful. Our accommodation was on the fourth floor but this wasn't a problem as there was a lift. The room was clean and very spacious, with the usual facilities (Kettle, TV, Iron, bath,... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, I am really pleased you found everything to your liking and hope we can be of service again in the future, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

Perth, Australia
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39 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My mum and I were heading towards the New Forest, time was marching on, and we desperately needed somewhere to stay for the night. We took a chance on finding some accommodation towards Portsmouth and drove down to Southsea. We headed towards the seafront and were very lucky to find what seemed to be the only hotel. Luckily, it was... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your very nice review of the hotel and team, I am pleased we were able to provide you with everything you required, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

Woking
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52 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were visiting the Theatre in Chichester so decided to spend couple of days in the area at the same time.Thought we would try the Royal Beach Hotel at Southsea again as our first visit was first class.We were unable to get a Sea View room this time as they were full however we booked a double room at the... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing the hotel again, I am pleased you enjoyed your visit and have passed on your comments to Sandy our bars manager, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Quite an old hotel, but clean and I know it has improved a bit over the last few years since I last visited. Room decor is a bit chintzy but it totally matches the sea-front image of the hotel (it's fine, just don't be expecting ultra-modern). The area is a bit mixed - literally facing the pier and the seafront.... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a nice review of the hotel and team, the pier opposite is currently being refurbished along with as you say the land next door which will improve the are over the coming months, I am also pleased you enjoyed the chilled water coolers, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very nice hotel. Not far out the city center and with a great view from the sea facing rooms. Stayed here for one night on business and found the staff very friendly and helpful. Had dinner and breakfast in the restaurant and found the food to be of a high standard with quick service. Highly recommended.

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing the hotel, I am pleased you had a good stay with us and enjoyed the food and service in the restaurant, we hope you visit again, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow!!!! What a fantastic hotel!!! Staff could not do enough for us, so friendly and polite! Food is amazing!!! Reasonably priced for everything!!!! Honeymoon suit was immaculately clean and a beautiful suit!! Great views!!! The events team were amazing at helping us plan our wedding to the smallest detail, everything went to plan, and they made it so our special... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review of the hotel and team, we are all pleased you had a great day with us and wish you both every happiness for the future, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More 

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