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BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   South Parade | St. Helen's Parade, Portsmouth PO4 ORN, England
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Ranked #13 of 39 hotels in Portsmouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    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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Welwyn, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Busy hotel but extremely helpful, friendly and efficient staff, with excellent service throughout. We were down on business and got back to the hotel well after midnight, starving hungry. There was no problem in providing us, very quickly, with a delicious bar meal, despite the late hour, for which we were most grateful. The room was in the recently redecorated... More

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A busy hotel but staff were very efficient at check in and departure. Dogs welcome at no additional charge. Enjoyed breakfast in the room which arrived at time requested. We will definitely stay again.

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edinburgh
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family and I stayed at this hotel over night and had a fantastic stay. The staff couldn't have been nicer and more friendly and helpful. The room and ensuite were spacious and immaculately clean and the sea view was breathtaking! Although it is situated on the main street, it was wonderfully quiet at night. We stayed for breakfast which... More

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is my third stay here, and nothing disappoints again! Same comfortable retro feel to the whole place and attentive staff. Wanted to stay another night, but fully booked up again. Met some long lost relatives in bar lounge area and had really good time, weather fabulous and because of superb location able to walk out onto beach/promenade. Not the... More

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Aberporth
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 4 nights and really enjoyed our stay. The hotel is a lovely old building with lots of character and the reception staff were really welcoming and helpful. We had a great room with a view right onto the beach and the bathroom was really big. The room was spotless and the bed was really comfortable. We... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Based on my previous stay, I decided it would be the perfect place to treat my son, daughter in law and three grandchildern to a break for an early anniversary present. They trusted my recommendation and stayed at the Royal Beach for two nights from 11th April and had a most enjoyable time staying in a spacious, clean, well appointed... More

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

Thank you for your review of the Hotel, all comments are appreciated especially the good ones, many thanks Chris Gilmore More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed here many times in the last 6 months when travelling with work, and if you can look past the pointless and often infuriating wifi connections and the unsmiling & arrogant General Manager then this hotel really is the place to stay in Southsea & Portsmouth! It's location is perfect for those walks along the beach to Southsea town... More

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

Thank you for your review of the Hotel and its compliments to the staff which I agree are fully deserved, the Wi-Fi is an area we are investing in further so you will see continual improvements. With regard you comments on myself, I have been working with my current management and the majority of the team for at least the... More

Oxford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having arrived back in the UK from Spain on the ferry we were looking forward to staying in Portsmouth and the hotel façade looked inviting. Entering the foyer my enthusiasm disappeared. The place is not up to Best Western standards, sadly. The bar and restaurant are uninviting due to dated decor. The vast restaurant which clearly caters for large groups,... More

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

Thank you for your comments and I am pleased you like the exterior of the hotel where we have just finished a £250,000 maintenance programme. I would however disagree with your décor and food comments, the lounge bar is designed to cater for many requirements and suits the age of the building, we serve food from 10am until 10pm in... More

Ipswich, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel looked very impressive when approaching, car park a little difficult to find and not for the faint hearted parker. Staff were excellent and went the extra mile to help and all so friendly. We opted for the bargain rooms as it was only for 3 nights and although the room was obviously a little outdated it was comfortable, clean... More

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

Thank you for the many positive comments about our Hotel, I am pleased you found the food both good in quality and choice, we hope you visit again soon, best wishes Chris Gilmore GM More

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Address: South Parade | St. Helen's Parade, Portsmouth PO4 ORN, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel 3*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
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#2 Green Hotel in Portsmouth #6 Business Hotel in Portsmouth #7 Family Hotel in Portsmouth #8 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
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