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The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure Club

3.0 of 5 Main Street, Bray, Ireland (Formerly The Royal Hotel Bray)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent one night here at the end of October 2014. Our experience was dreadful. The first room we were given was tiny and smelled like an ashtray (Rm 330) so we requested a new room. We were given a room on the second floor (Rm 258) and the room was adequate at best. There was serious signs of wear... More

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Kinnesswood, Scotland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If your thinking of staying here don't. We are just back we booked and paid 3 nights and only stayed 2. We arrived early 11.30 and was told that we couldn't book-in till 3pm, we said that was fine left our cases and said we'd be back at 3, three and a half hours wasn't enough time for them to... More

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County Kildare, Ireland
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a double room with breakfast for tonight 22nd of October 2014 as a treat for my daughter. She and her partner arrived at the Hotel and were shown their room. It was filthy, furnishings and fittings torn and broken. Carpets dirty and threadbare. Their view was of a graveyard. They asked to be moved and were shown to... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's been about 14 years since I last stayed in this hotel so I was interested to see how much, if at all, it had changed. First off I have to say that on this visit I was part of a large group so the rate was very good. The brochure advertised the hotel as refurbished and to be fair... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here for one night as part of a holiday group. This hotel is in need of a good refurbishment. The room was quite small and in need of a coat of paint, the lace curtains definitely need a wash, the shower rail was literally hanging off the wall and ceiling, the bathroom has been refurbished but only to the... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

i would not see myself coming back to this hotel. poor hotel that needs a facelift. good points where nice pool area, nice staff and very good location. poor points, carpets where very dirty and stained, need to be replaced even had to move rooms as first room the walls where also badly stained and there where holes and stains... More

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Torpoint
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the hotel for 4 nights a large coach party 40+ guests.We arrived late evening very tired after a long day of travelling to be warmly greeted and a swift check in so that we were back down in the restaurant for a very enjoyable meal. Our room was clean, comfortable and the facilities were excellent. The swimming... More

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Santiago, Chile
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71 reviews 71 reviews
23 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I spent 4 nights here last September, in 2014. Our goal was to enjoy the spa facilities which we never got to use because we were busy exploring all the interesting points of Ireland. This is a hotel which clearly knew better times. It has a nice pub and a restaurant inside. And the wifi is only... More

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dublin
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been told before we arrived that the hotel is accessible and that although not all rooms are accessible the lifts in the hotel would be alleviate the problem, upon arrival we were met with steps to the entrance of the hotel, steps to the spa area, steps to the pool/Jacuzzi and steps to the breakfast area, although there was... More

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Bray, Wicklow, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had my 40th bday party there last night 11-10-14 fantastic night everything went brilliant the party package my husband got was brilliant definitely recommend it for a party venue the staff were very helpful in anything we asked for

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Additional Information about The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure Club

Address: Main Street, Bray, Ireland (Formerly The Royal Hotel Bray)
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Bray
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Hotel and Merrill Leisure Club 3*
Number of rooms: 128
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Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Bray
The Royal Hotel Leisure Centre
Bray Hotel Royal Wicklow
Royal Hotel Wicklow

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