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Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very central.position close to station and the theatre which is what we wanted. Exceptionally cheap.... hence the grim room, the first room we were given was ghastly, didn't want to stay in it, the Kitty Suite, we settled with, the whole room was on an angle, bed clean and comfy.... tatty lamp shade, two of the lights by the...

1Thank Miranda390
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately we have stayed here several times because it's central and cheap, however every time we have stayed we have vowed it would be the last and this time we mean it! I don't need to go into detail as the pictures show you how awful it is. I really think it's unsuitable as a hotel and if I had...

1Thank Charliee87
Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Lunch with my husband, friendly staff, quick service and lovely food! I take my 9year old daughter there too and she says the children's chicken nuggets are delicious plenty of choice on the menu. Always have a good meal there and I've tried most things!

1Thank Tracey H
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for two hours and checked out, roo9m was disgusting, freezing cold damp. I would rather of stayed on a park bench it would be warmer. Staff erm yeah there was some. Hotel needs a total refit to bring it out of the last century or maybe the century before that. Should be closed down.

1Thank Simon H
Brierley Hill, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 17, 2016

I stayed for a night whilst away on business. Check-in was at the main bar as the dedicated check-in desk for the hotel was closed at the time of my visit. Firstly, if you are planning on checking-in, make sure you don't follow the sat-nav to the High Street itself as it is partly pedestrianized and partly a one-way system....

1Thank Peter D
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a quick drink. Very polite people. It was actually shocking to meet people I know unexpectedly having a good time. The service was good. I enjoyed every minute I spent in there. I would go back for a proper evening out there soon

1Thank Uche C
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

I don't normally write reviews but feel that some of the reviews for this hotel are unfair so here's my opinion... I paid only £45 for my room. The hotel is old and quirky with real character. The bed was super comfy and clean! The staff were lovely. Are there areas that can be improved? Yes.. But if it was...

Thank Clare B
Whitstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 30, 2016

Went there with my wife for lunch. Very disappointed with my meal of fish chips and peas. The battery was not cooked through and very stodgy. Chips were hard and look3d like they were reheated. I must have been unlucky as other customers looked OK. Whilst waiting for my meal I began to notice my surroundings. This historic hotel is...

Thank nodrogcenturian
Reviewed September 13, 2016

it is a disgrace a dirty filthy run down flea pit the fire alarms went off and no staff on duty NO STAFF AT ALL ! very dangerous if you stay here you are either a fool like we were or desperate! the fire officer is putting in a report it is dangerous and a death risk I cant tell...

1Thank Boz077
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Run down tired hold hotel lights hanging off walls toe nails in draws.doors hanging off hinges blood stains on bed frame horrible place asked for a refund but they said we had to give 24 hours notice beds are all knackard hotel needs a complete overhaul

1Thank Roy R
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Additional Information about The Royal Victoria & Bull Hotel

Address: 1 High Street, Dartford DA1 1DU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Dartford
Price Range: $48 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 106
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“There doesn't appear to be a lift!!”
 of 5 bubbles PeterD250, Nov 17, 2016 | Read review
“don't go here sleep on the street it is better and safer!”
 of 5 bubbles Boz077, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“get a lower floor”
 of 5 bubbles tonylast47, Jul 8, 2016 | Read review
“No disability access at all”
 of 5 bubbles carolynf81, Apr 13, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a front facing room and ask if there is an event in the pub. Ask to visit the room first.”
  • Black fungi damp on all the window frames
 of 5 bubbles peewhy, Apr 11, 2016 | Read review
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