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Royal Hotel

#3 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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Moray,scotland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from an absolutely fantastic meal at the Royal hotel. At first i did think the menu was quite basic but there would be something to suit all id say. Myself husband and daughter all had 3 courses each. My starter crab pancake roll was just delicious and lovely presented. My husband had a steak and this was also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just came home from what l can only say is one of the best meals l have every had. The staff were very friendly and the wait between courses was just right. Will definitely be back again and a must for any steak lovers.

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Scotland
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36 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice small hotel close to Elgin railway station. Very comfortable establishment, Bar and waiting staff very attentive without being overbearing. Lunch menu excellent and well presented fare. Will return

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

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 March 21, 2015

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
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

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
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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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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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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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
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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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