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Royal Hotel

Manvers Street, Bath BA1 1JP, England
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Ranked #13 of 31 Hotels in Bath
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is very well located in the centre of Bath. The staff go out of their way to help you wherever they can and it comes with parking as long as you email them and ask to book. Reasonable at £8 per day. The room was well sized and clean. Only downside was the room lock was very fiddly... More 

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Baughurst, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I stayed in the Royal Hotel Bath last week. We had two nights there. We had booked a parking space, but it was not available on our arrival as the previous guests had not moved their car. This was quite quickly sorted out by the management, so we were able to park. The hotel was very nice,... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was here for a reunion with old friends. A room for three was a great size, the breakfast was enough to keep going until dinner time and the ground coffee and cafetiere in the room was a bonus!! A very central location for a unique wee place. After check out we were sitting in the bar waiting for our... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have just returned from a weekend trip in Bath. I booked this hotel based on it's website and the location (just across from the main train station) - Reception upon arrival was ok, although the receptionist seemed to be rushing to give all the info about breakfast, keys and closing times. - She said there was not a spare... More 

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PatronHandR, Owner at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

I am replying as one of the owners of The Royal Hotel and would like to deal with each of the issues raised. As you will be aware from the information on the website, The Royal was built in 1846 and is a Grade II listed building and, as such, any structural alterations to the property, such as installing a... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just come back from two night stay, location is excellent and staff were so friendly and helpful especially the reception staff unfortunately the room we had was tired, with sticky floor and blocked shower tray, overlooking the front which was pretty noisy at night and walls were thin so could hear next doors conversation. Breakfast was very nice and again... More 

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PatronHandR, General Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your stay with us. I was surprised and concerned to read that you found the floor sticky and that there was a blocked shower tray which I could not understand but unfortunately this was not brought to my attention during your stay, otherwise it would have been dealt with immediately. I have since had... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel. Reasonable value for money. Clean and tidy. Pleasant staff. Breakfast selection good. Staff welcoming and helpful. Located well in central Bath. The downsides - no aircon so open windows required. Hotel located immediately opposite the mainline railway station and therefore taxi rank. Also the hotel neighbours Manvers Street Baptist Church which attracted some colourful characters right round the... More 

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PatronHandR, General Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I was very pleased to read your positive comments and I thank you for these. With regards to lack of air conditioning, unfortunately because The Royal is a Grade II listed building we have not been able to install cost effective air conditioning which would mean mechanical equipment fitted to the exterior of each bedroom... More 

West Midlands, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"Excellent in all services and location" Stayed at this hotel on a Robinsons coach holiday. From the time we arrived to the time we left nothing was too much trouble for any of the staff to make your stay welcome. Could not fault room which was clean and comfortable. Food was excellent with plenty of choice plus what suited us... More 

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PatronHandR, General Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review following your stay with us. I was particularly pleased to note that you enjoyed our food as we are especially proud of our restaurant. Last but not least I am delighted that you plan to stay with us again. Mike MacDermid General Manager More 

Westbury, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For years friends and I have been popping in the bar here for a few beers before or after Bath Rugby. The drinks and ales are always perfect and although sometimes busy (obviously ) service is prompt with no nonsense. Thank you.

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PatronHandR, General Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. I am delighted that you use our bar for a “few beers” before and after the rugby which as you have noted is very popular with your fellow rugby supporters. Mike MacDermid General Manager More 

Swansea, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently stayed at the Royal Bath with 3 friends in 2 twin rooms. The hotel is situated opposite the train station making it superbly located for getting around the centre. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left the staff were wonderful, special mentions should go to Heidi at the front desk and especially the housekeeping team... More 

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PatronHandR, General Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review following your stay with us and in particular thank you for your kind comments about Heidi who has been delighted to read them as were our housekeeping staff who provided you with an ice bucket. It was good of you to also highlight some of the aspects of our lovely hotel which,... More 

Swansea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is very handily situated opposite the train station in Bath and we stayed here for two very comfortable nights. The room was clean and light with a lovely selection of teas, fresh coffee and hot chocolate, and curtains were thick enough to give a restful nights sleep. Hotel has lots of quirky, original features - including creaky floorboards... More 

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PatronHandR, General Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and for your kind comments regarding our lovely hotel. I was particularly pleased to read your generous compliments about our friendly staff who we are so proud of and we look forward to welcoming you back on a future occasion. Mike MacDermid General Manager More 

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