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The Royal Victoria & Bull Hotel

1 High Street, Dartford DA1 1DU, England
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Ranked #3 of 5 Dartford B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed at this hotel 9/08/14 only told when booking in that the room was a noisy room to late to change hotel dj music till 2am then bar staff told us there was no breakfast on sundays so paid £55 and on breakfast beast give this place a miss

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My friend and I stayed here on Saturday 7 June as we were going to the theatre and this was near and only £40. We looked on Tripadvisor the night before and seriously thought about cancelling our reservation as the reviews were so horrific, but we didn't. Yes the hotel is shabby and could do with a refurb but then... More

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Sheffield
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Stayed here on a business commute, it was a nightmare. The sheets were dirty and filthy and straight from the likely lads era. The whole place needed a clean and to top it off there was death metal band playing that night. You couldn't make it up, I would just get settled and then daa daar they would start up... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

This room was filthy the bath was dirty had to leave my socks on to shower the walls were covered in muck and the bathroom door was stuck staff not at all helpful fights broke out in the bar and fighting and cars screeching continued until 4am it was horrific

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

This hotel has a history. It is ancient -1530 I believe. The corridors buckle charmingly - after a few drinks you wonder if it's you or the hotel! The rooms are good - big , clean, ensuite, with all u need. So why why why why why do they have ridiculously loud music in bar till 2am? Now in fairness... More

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

When I was young the Royal, to me was the posh hotel in the local town. I needed to stay overnight in the area and decided to use the hotel as I thought it would be ok. Reception is at the bar of the pub staff were very good and cheerful and explained everything I needed to know perfectly well.... More

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Suffolk
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012 via mobile

Stayed here for one night, never again thanks! The rooms are dropping to bits, everything is broken or ripped off the wall, rodent bait traps in family rooms & music playing along with fights until after 2am, door staff over eager & you deal with the bar staff to get your room keys & no one available if you have... More

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North Pole, Alaska
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

We chose this hotel because we wanted to stay in Dartford Town Centre and we have stayed at this hotel before but it was more than 20 years ago. I will say that they hadn’t changed much since then!! On arrival at the hotel we were greeted by "Maggie", the hotel receptionist, in a very friendly and helpful manner. "Well... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
22 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Having spent the day at Brands Hatch, we decided to try to find somewhere closer to stay than our original choice of a family home which was an hour's drive away. Having checked around, this was the first place we could find with room. Now I know why. The staff were friendly but that's where the positives end. The hotel... More

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California, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

My roommate noticed the inches thick dust on the drapes first. I noticed the "Grand Canyon" in one of the twin beds. The other bed looked fine - an illusion owing only to the sheet of plywood between the mattress and box spring. The bedcovers were stained with what one can only assume was a variety of bodily fluids. One... More

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Address: 1 High Street, Dartford DA1 1DU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Dartford
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