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Royal Sportsman Hotel

3.0 of 5 131 High Street, Porthmadog LL49 9HB, Wales
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars NEW

This was a woucher gift and i was a bit wary however the hotel has fantastic staff, very friendl, superb service and welcoming and a good location for walks in the area. The food was fab it's the best eatery for many miles. Free wifi too.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for the weekend to visit Snowdonia with a groupon deal, looked on here first when choosing the hotel and were not disappointed. The receptionist phoned as we were delayed and arrived quite late and was very helpful. We stayed in room 30 and it was a lovely room with a good size bathroom (I requested a bath when... More 

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Llandeilo, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed for three nights and loved it in garden room with wife and dog Food was great huge breakfast if you wanted it and in the bar at night the menu was varied and cooked to perfection did not want to leave Lot's to see in area around and a steam train buffs paradise.

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Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman Hotel, responded to this review

We love it when guests appreciate everything we offer so much that they want to stay. . .or at least suggest that there's so much to see and do in this wonderful part of Snowdonia/North Wales, that they'll return! Our Courtyard garden rooms are immensely popular with dog owners and their families/friends, and our 'perfect' food grows daily in reputation... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stayed in the Royal Sportsman several times previously as it is only a 2 and a half hour drive from home, we love Porthmadog and the hotel welcomes dogs, which is our main priority. It was an anniversary date for us so found a great offer on Amazon of 2 nights with full breakfast and a £50 evening meal... More 

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Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman Hotel, responded to this review

Very little we can say in response to this fantastic review except a great big thank you - and we're thrilled you enjoyed your anniversary! Our winter promotion voucher offers between November and March - even with an upgrade fee for a larger family room - are indeed remarkable value, but we believe our tariffs all year round are also... More 

Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to The Royal Sportsman for a short stay for my birthday. The Hotel was lovely and the staff could not do enough for us. We were on the second floor which was up a set of winding staircases and I asked if someone could take our cases up for us. Yes they said no problem and took them... More 

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Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman Hotel, responded to this review

How very generous of you to share such a wonderful review of our staff, services and facilities! We are truly delighted - like so many guests recently - you truly enjoyed your birthday 'special occasion' with us! Our staff really do try to continually exceed customers/guests expectations, whether it's helping with luggage, cooking and serving mouth-watering food, and even adding... More 

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15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrival in the undercover car park was a good start and the welcome at reception was fine, but then I made my way to my room. The hotel has dated character and some charm but the decor and carpet needs some attention as they are quite tired. My room was very basic and small and was not worth the price... More 

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Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman Hotel, responded to this review

A mixed review of our services and facilities which requires each point answering. We are glad you appreciated our car parking facility and check-in at reception. It is true we have traditional Victorian style with charm and character. Our smaller double rooms - particularly in the Courtyard area - and their fully-fitted en-suite bathrooms are all to the AA's 3-star... More 

Shifnal, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel last year on the same Valentines weekend break and enjoyed it so much we came back again this year 2015 and yet again we had a great time, The hotel was fully booked this year but the service was exceptional the staff can not be faulted they were very happy to help and very friendly... More 

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Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman Hotel, responded to this review

This is very much what we like to hear - a fantastic review of all our staff, services and facilities from a regular guest - so thanks very much indeed! Valentine's Weekend was largely booked by a 50th birthday party group of couples (who also highly recommend us) so our staff just go the extra mile to make sure absolutely... More 

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10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here as part of a group for a birthday party and it was lovely and clean, warm and welcoming, everything we could have wanted. Breakfast was a bit slow but I think it was as they were so busy only 2 on for a full dining room and only one took orders but she had to clear tables... More 

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Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman Hotel, responded to this review

Fantastic to hear that your stay was everything you could have wanted! Apologies if our breakfast service on this occasion was anything less than perfection, as our restaurant and assistant manager are extremely experienced and exemplary 99.99% of the time, even with a full dining room! We hope you and many other of this birthday group can stay with us... More 

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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for valentines weekend. Was a lovely big room (15). Hotel a bit tired but still good and very clean. Staff excellent, specially the two waitresses. Evening meal and breakfast was fab. Great location to tour this part of Wales. Would definitely recommend and would return again.

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Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman Hotel, responded to this review

Our Valentine's weekend really was a memorable occasion, the hotel full of happy guests and customers enjoying our hospitality and each others' company! We are thrilled you loved your larger room, its cleanliness, the excellence of our staff, and the fab food! We recognise the decor etc needs modernising - while retaining its essential and much-loved Victorian character - and... More 

Cardigan, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed with a group of about 20 to celebrate a friends 50 th birthday. We booked for two nights, eating in on both evenings. Several of our party had dogs . We were given the warmest welcome by the staff, the rooms were well appointed, scrupulously clean. The bar was convivial and spacious and our four legged friends made... More 

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Aby Q, Owner at Royal Sportsman Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks ever so much for this outstanding review! We are delighted to be welcoming even more 'special occasions' parties and anniversaries to eat, drink and stay with us, and are among the area's only dog-welcoming (more than just friendly) hotels. Naturally we are also thrilled you fully appreciated all that is best about our particularly brand of traditional hospitality -... More 

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Address: 131 High Street, Porthmadog LL49 9HB, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Gwynedd > Porthmadog
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Sportsman Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Hotel Royal Sportsman
Royal Sportsman Porthmadog
Royal Sportsman Hotel Porthmadog, Wales

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