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Royal Hotel

1-3 Bath St, Aberdeen AB11 6BJ, Scotland
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Ranked #57 of 61 hotels in Aberdeen
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Meols, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Quite a depressing hotel, very dated, cheap nasty furniture and fittings,stains on carpets, walls and even ceilings, very odd smell in the dark corridors, my room had an upstairs sitting area which was nice ( except for the big stain in the middle of the carpet) and beware of the loose carpet on the very steep stairs.As with all hotels... More

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Kuopio, Finland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose this hotel because of the location near railway and bus stations. This hotel has basic things for staying one night. The carpets look dirty and the floor in my room was sloping a little. I could hear talking from other rooms, gulls making noise on the streets. Friendly staff, good breakfast. A little overpriced in my opinion. Stay... More

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked this hotel due to its nearness to the train station and so were not too surprised at its price of £91 for a double. That is until we arrived. The hotel and its situation looks like something from a 19th century film set ... boarded up buildings, bad cobbled streets, darkly lit and depressing. I've never seen a... More

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Manchester
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Stayed here for the All Energy conference with a colleague and understand know why this hotel wasn't fully booked. In the morning when we met for breakfast we both looked bleary eyed as we had both had poor nights sleeps. My colleague had also spoken to a lady in the lift that morning that had also had a poor nights... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed over on two separate days. The location is fabulous! It is in the center of the city with easy access to union square, the bus and train stations and restaurants.The breakfast generous, the staff very helpful. Check in was easy, they stored our luggage on the day we arrived early in the morning. The staff was very helpful... More

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Vilnius County, Lithuania
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Bad smell, didn't like everything, service could be called as "no service". Parking lot is around the corner with suspicious characters around and you have to leave your car keys at reception "just in case". Well, over all this place is a dumshit with no decent elevator, smells, questionable cleanness, almost no room door (every single thing is heard in... More

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leicester
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46 reviews 46 reviews
35 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Positives 1) Only 5 minutes or so from the railway station, theatre and main shopping street, easy to find 2) Breakfast was very good, plenty of hot food choices and cereals, juice, yoghurt etc (but see below) 3) Check in quick and easy 4) Bed was comfy and eventually after noise died down slept ok Negatives 1) Décor was old... More

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Bo'ness, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I stayed in the royal hotel as an overnight stay before going to work. The room was clean and spacious but it was very dated. Double glazing the rooms would not only help keep the noise from the street down but also save them on heating. The location is excellent as it is right in the city centre and close... More

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Dundee
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Checked in at tea time on Saturday, visiting from Dundee. Giggled to find we had upstairs in our 'hotel room'..up the stairs we found a living area with sofa, coffee table and t.v...it was such a surprise, must admit to sitting there for a while with fan on as the bedroom was too hot after hairdryer being on. Missed breakfast... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Ahhh The 'Royal' Hotel definitely not living up to its name with staff like that, Out of every hotel restaurant I've been to this tops the rudeness scale and it's quite frankly plain embarrassing at the way the staff treat you. Had my elderly mother laughed at by the waitress AND manager as she was confused by the bill, I... More

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Address: 1-3 Bath St, Aberdeen AB11 6BJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Aberdeenshire > Aberdeen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Number of rooms
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