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Royal Hotel

#4 of 7 Hotels in Elgin
Certificate of Excellence
Station Road, Elgin IV30 1QW, Scotland
Royal Hotel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

small friendly establishment with really good sized rooms great comfortable and large beds, nice bar and excellent breakfast,good location for driving or from train station, would be happy to stay here again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked the Royal for a meal for my wife and I last night and our experience was one of the best we have had. This Hotel is second to none. The meal was delicious and the service from the start was amazing. I would recommend The Royal Hotel to anyone. Thank you guys, my wife and I will be... More 

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate in the Royal several months ago and the meal was first class as was the service, on this occasion although the food was ok was very disappointed by both the menu options and also the rather laid back service. Du yus want anything else, yes more choice and better service from some staff. Prices are such that one would... More 

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Elgin, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We visit The Royal time and time again because we are never disappointed. Fantastic service coupled with and ever changing menu, good value for money & lovely atmosphere always guarantees a superb evening.

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We've been to the Royal on several occasions now and all in all each visit has been good. A couple of small things to have a moan about but that's just down to my own personal preference, so would be unfair to detail. The owners and staff are always friendly and polite and go out of their way to help... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

So I was in Elgin and decided to get out the rain, do some paper work and visit the Royal Hotel's pub, which on the front said 'Non-Residents Welcome'. I went into the bar during lunch time and there wasn't anyone behind the bar. I thought that they would be gone for only a minute. After 10 minutes and still... More 

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Hamilton, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The food was no more than OK. More disappointing though was I didn't get a VAT on my visit and since have had to request a VAT receipt on 3 occasions and almost had to force the girl at reception to take my details to enable them to get the required info to me. Still haven't received.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Just had a fantastic meal at the royal. Start to finish the staff could not have been more helpful. The food is fantastic and so is the service. It was my mums hen night and with her being lactose intolerant it is hard to find somewhere that will accommodate her needs when its a large group. The royal not only... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

An excellent weekend stay,food is 100% ,staff very very helpful and efficient,dining room is spotless,as are bedrooms,the annexe is perfect,noiseless and peaceful,shower and bathroom spotless,a perfect weekend and Thankyou.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Staying near Elgin for a week and decided to celebrate my birthday by having a meal out. We chose the Royal and I'm so glad we did, first class service and the food was delightful. (compliments to the Chef) So well presented and one of the best steaks I've had for a while, Prices good too!! Certainly be back if... More 

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