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Royal Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Manvers Street, Bath BA1 1JP, England
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Ranked #12 of 32 hotels in Bath
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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights and were very impressed with the standard of everything, we made sure that we had a 1st floor room with a large full length opening window which enabled us to get plenty of ventilation as it was a sunny couple of days, the room and bathroom were spotless with a very good shower, you... More

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Calgary, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent one night, the hotel was close to the attractions and the train station. The room was clean and comfortable, no air conditioning. Service at the reception was helpful and friendly. Breakfast included the buffet and anything on the menu so there was lots of taste food, service was quick and friendly.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights. Room was large & bathroom was clean. The room lacked good air conditioner & bar fridge. Breakfast was nice but not much choices. We had nice dinner on the first night. All staff were warm & friendly. Lift was very small.

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

Thank you for posting your review but I was disappointed to read that you felt that the accommodation was overpriced when in fact we are on par with similar classified hotels in Bath. Although we do not have air conditioning we do provide a fan to help the air circulation on the odd occasions when the weather is hot and... More

Shropshire
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for one night with work. Great location, clean and tidy which is the main thing! I was given a family room just for me :) Bed was a little hard and as it was warm outside it was boiling in my room/ in the hotel. There was a fan but it didn't give out much air at... More

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

Thank you for posting this review following your stay with us. I regret that on this particular occasion the short spell of hot stuffy weather made your room uncomfortable in spite of you being provided with a fan. I note your comments regarding the bathroom ceiling which is scheduled as part of our rolling maintenance programme to be repainted within... More

Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose The Royal Hotel. What more can you want than a clean and inviting hotel with very pleasant and professional staff, good food , a comfortable bed and close proximity to shops and places of interest. I especially like the special touch of a cafetiere in the room, a towel and slippers provided for the Thermae Bath Spa -... More

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

Thank you very much for posting this review and for the very complimentary remarks. It was also nice to note that you appreciated the little extras in the room such as cafetiere coffee and the towel and slippers provided for your visit to the Thermae Spa. Yes, the leaves on the bay trees outside are artificial however the stem is... More

Preston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just returned from my stay at the Royal Hotel and have some feedback that i hope will be taken well. My husband, baby daughter and I had come for a few days away to experience Bath. On arrival the hotel looks lovely! The lift though was extremely small and barely fit me and the pram in to it... More

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

Thank you very much for your feedback following your stay with us which we very much welcome. Yes our lift can only take up to 3 people but as you appreciate with a building which was built in 1846, we are constrained re what we can do in respect of lift installation. With regards to the fact that there was... More

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a weekend with my mum. The location is perfect for those arriving by train as it is 30 seconds' walk from the railway station. The staff were so friendly and helpful throughout the stay. The decor is a little dated but perfectly fine. We had a twin room on the second floor facing out onto the... 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 am pleased that you found everything to your liking and would definitely stay with us again – we look forward to seeing you. Mike MacDermid General Manager More

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely hotel, right in the middle of the City, and right opposite the Bath Spa railway station. Our first impressions were : 1, great location, right in the middle of the city. 2, looks really lovely from the outside 3, where are we ever going to find somewhere to park ! 1, The hotel is only a very short... More

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

Thank you for taking the trouble to complete such a detailed review and for the very complimentary observations. I would also like to thank you for recommending The Royal to visitors to Bath. Mike MacDermid General Manager More

gloucestershire
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for just 1 night in a twin room on the second floor, the room was small but lovely and very clean, the bathroom again small with a shower was fine for us. The room overlooked the street and the railway station was across the road it was double glazed but we needed the window open as it was... 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 am delighted that you enjoyed your visit and that you were particularly impressed with the quality of our award winning breakfast. We look forward to seeing you again. Mike MacDermid General Manager More

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

I have recently stayed in this hotel with my friend for a weekend away.What a fantastic experience! The staff were lovely, especially Emilie on the front desk! The location on the hotel is fantastic, so near to all of the sights in bath and is so easy to get to. Our room was beautiful and big, with a lovely bathroom.... More

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

Thank you for your review and in particular for your complimentary remarks about our staff who we are very proud of. Given that you would like to revisit as soon as possible we very much look forward to seeing you soon. Mike MacDermid General Manager More

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Address: Manvers Street, Bath BA1 1JP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Hotel 3*
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