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Royal & Fortescue Hotel

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

As we were in need of a break we decided to go to Barnstaple knowing the area well and found the Royal and Fortescue hotel on the internet. We had a very nice twin room on the third floor, comfy beds and everything we needed....More

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Reviewed May 11, 2017

Four adults (two couples) stayed in Superior rooms - one at the front, one at the back. The recently-refurbished rooms are excellent, spacious and clean. BUT, let us get to those towels first. The hand towels are hand-towel-sized. Unfortunately, the bath sheets are not a...More

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Response from BrendHotels, Front Office Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded May 22, 2017

Thankyou for your recent review of our hotel. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and would recommend the hotel. With regards to the bath towels I am sorry to read that you found them to be too small. I shall pass...More

Reviewed May 9, 2017

Have been going there regularly for coffee with friend once a fortnight. Since revamp of coffee shop the cakes have been awful. Used to have cream cakes and fresh Danish pastries but now only a very few Danish pastries if you're lucky and go at...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2017

This was the second time my wife and I have stayed and it certainly won't be the last. The staff are brilliant, nothing is too much trouble. We booked via the Brend hotel website and when we got there it turned out that I had...More

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Response from BrendHotels, Manager at Royal & Fortescue HotelResponded May 22, 2017

Thankyou for taking the time to review our hotel. I am very pleased to read that you found the staff brilliant and that our receptionist was able to accommodate you on the different day. I am also pleased that you liked your room and the...More

Reviewed May 7, 2017

Nice hotel, parking isn't the best but a positive that it has some! Rooms looking slightly tired! Room service came at 9.30, was checking out at 11 so that wasn't ideal, unnecessary. Nice hotel, cocktail bar an added bonus! Hangover the next morning was not!...More

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Harriet R
July 20, 2017|
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Response from travelfan46 | Reviewed this property |
I can`t remember either but the staff are most obliging and if you ask I am sure they will help. It states on their website that they want everyone to thoroughly enjoy their stay and they are only too happy to provide... More
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Becky M
April 10, 2017|
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Response from Jackie J | Reviewed this property |
Ifracombe and wide mouth bay places like that are about 10 miles away ,but maybe a small one nearer sorry not sure.
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carole c
February 17, 2017|
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Response from travelfan46 | Reviewed this property |
Some rooms are quieter than others, we asked for a quiet room when booking nd were given one at the back.
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"My personal favourites are 202 and 203!"
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"We were on the first floor - little noise"
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"Room comfortable, but much too hot and not able to open a window. Reported this to reception and they..."
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"just check with the hotel about the floor and the bath is a bit small in our room so best to check with staff..."
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