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The Royal Oak Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
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Hanging Bridge | Mayfield Road, Mayfield, Ashbourne DE6 2BN, England
The Royal Oak Hotel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at this hotel for a couple of nights(weekend break) staff were friendly and helpful at all times. Food was excellent, varied menu. Best breakfast ever, not the usual lukewarm effort but came to the table Hot as did all our meals.would definitely go back again without hesitation. Can recommend this hotel to anyone wanting a warm and friendly welcome,... More 

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

What a fantastic and wonderful hotel, welcoming, charming, fantastic customer services and faultless rooms. Me and a group of friends were in the area for a 2 day event and needed somewhere to stay. This hotel more than ticked the boxes. On they day of arrival I was contacted to check my arrival time which i thought was a nice... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This is the best dog friendly place we've ever stayed - they don't even mind that we brought the children! Good sized family room with bath and shower, thoughtfully appointed with plenty of towels, crisp linens, big telly and strong wifi. You couldn't ask for more welcoming team of professionals - the standard of food and service in the restaurant... More 

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Hove, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
14 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We stayed here for one night and ate at the restaurant downstairs. The staff were so welcoming and helpful, especially the lady waiting on our table all evening. The rooms were clean and warm, and the bed very comfortable. The food at the restaurant is excellent, especially in view of the value for money prices! The breakfast included in the... More 

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Basel
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42 reviews 42 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We were caught in the snow on the 26th December. We had been to visit friends and set off back home but got caught in the blizzard. Our GPS wouldn't work, we couldn't see the road signs as they were covered by the snow, and we didn't have a clue of how to get back to our friends! We found... More 

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We arrived early evening to a very warm welcome, were shown to our room immediately by a very pleasant member of staff. The room was very clean, warm and comfortable whilst it was beside a busy road the sound proofing ensured we did not hear any traffic noise at all. We were there to be able to attend a wedding... More 

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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We arrived cold and tired to be shown a freezing cold room - no-one had thought to turn the radiator on. Really lovely welcome - have to say the staff were faultless. Food pleasant (though avoid the banana split unless you have a penchant for squeezy cream). Fell into bed to find feather duvet when we had specifically asked for... More 

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WelcomeRoyalOak, Owner at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments on the service you received on your recent stay. I do wish you had raised the complaints with us at the time and not on departure, as we strive to ensure that our guests enjoy their time with us. We could have moved you to another room with walk-in shower and synthetic duvet and... More 

chester
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73 reviews 73 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Just spent the night here the rooms were beautifully clean with the fluffiest towels. Enjoyed a party in the adjoining function room. The lovely breakfast served by a friendly waitress completed a welcome break.

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Came here for a family birthday meal, food was delicious well presented and reasonably priced and the staff were very friendly and chatty would definitely go again. The restaurant was also nearly full on a monday night and all tables looked to be enjoying themselves.

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Scunthorpe, England
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Booked to stay one night after reading previous reviews. The food really is superb and service in restaurant area is also very good. Place has been redecorated recently and the bedrooms / ensuite are very clean and fresh. Free wifi added bonus. Good location for dovedale and ilam. The current owner is obviously proud of what he has achieved so... More 

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