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BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel

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South Parade | St. Helen's Parade, Portsmouth PO4 ORN, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful hotel with the best views and an amazing breakfast room where you can relax looking out over the sea. Lovely features and friendly staff. Just a great experience. Its nice to walk out straight on to the sea front and a short walk to Southsea sea front and the Hover to the Isle of Wight. I will stay here... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great seafront location and out room (209-biggest in the hotel) had a very nice sea view. Check in time was 14 but we first got our room after a 1.5 hour wait.. Parking is an issue if you are bringing your car as they also let day visitors use the parking. The Hotel got a rich history and you get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very friendly check in smart reception I had a small room on 2 floor quiet and good night sleep for dinner I had order curry and was very efficient service good quality of food and very friendly staff Annabelle.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent hotel right on the sea front at southsea. Rooms very comfortable and the Buffet breakfast was fantastic. Rooms were not ready when we arrived but they offered us complimentary drinks in the bar which was a very nice touch

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sussex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great hotel, clean,tidy and being a victorian hotel the walls are thick so you don't get disturbed. Forget the comments about it being dated, it just adds to the character. The hotels real jem is with the employees, we arrived ,in the middle of a wedding reception where everyone was very busy, but were met with smiling faces, help with... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review of the Hotel and team, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you visit again, I have copied out your comments to all departments, best wishes, Chris Gilmore GM More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My son and his new wife celebrated their wedding yesterday at the Royal Beach Hotel in Southsea. The staff were extremely accommodating and this classic old school hotel lived up to its reputation in providing us with a memorable day, looking after all of the guests and evening visitors who had travelled from all over the UK and beyond to... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a wonderful review of your sons wedding with us, I have passed a copy on to the department heads and the events team, we are the busiest hotel in Portsmouth for functions and I am pleased we delivered on this occasion, best wishes, Chris Gilmore GM More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We checked in 11 July for 4 nights. Quite old hotel refurbished a little modern. Very clean excellent food very good. Evening meal 4 out of 5 same go for breakfast. The staff very helpfull polite excellent service 10 out of 10. The bar lady in the eveing a bit miserable and got over charged for two large wine glasses... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and I am sure the reception team will deal with any issue on the rate difference but I am pleased you enjoyed your time with us, best wishes, Chris Gilmore GM More 

Hertfordshire UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This typical Victorian seaside hotel is well located virtually on the seafront, nicely appointed , clean and quite comfortable. We stayed for one night for student graduation, with in-laws in a separate room. They had a large twin room with a sea view from the side of the building - we had a double room (very small bed, but nicely... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank for your review and I hope the graduation went well, we do offer bed and breakfast inclusive rates where the breakfast cost is slightly discounted but we only charge £9.95 for a full help your self breakfast which we believe is excellent value for money, view all of our rates on our website which is the most cost effective... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

great old school hotel.stayed here on the night of our wedding . staff were very accomadating as had to leave an overnight bag with recpetion. room was ok but very hot and no sort of air con so had to crack a window open. breakfast was nice was a help yourself with very tasty sausages . not bad good location... More 

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Thank Mark R
GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a good review of the Hotel and team, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, we held a breakfast sausage selection experiment a short while ago so I am pleased you enjoyed them and that we appear to have made the right choice, best wishes, Chris Gilmore GM More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely Hotel, it's in a great location overlooking the pier, which unfortunately is being renovated. They upgraded me and I had fantastic views on the fourth floor, and as a boat and ship nut this was very appreciated. All the staff where professional and friendly, I work with the public and believe me I know the difficulties, so... More 

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GeneralManager99, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a lovely review of the hotel and team which I have copied out to all departments, we try to make all guest stays as comfortable as possible and I am pleased we delivered on this occasion, best wishes, Chris Gilmore GM More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel

Address: South Parade | St. Helen's Parade, Portsmouth PO4 ORN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Portsmouth
Price Range: $95 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Royal Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
Best Western Portsmouth
Portsmouth Best Western
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#2 Green Hotel in Portsmouth
#7 Family Hotel in Portsmouth
#8 Business Hotel in Portsmouth
#9 Romantic Hotel in Portsmouth
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